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Small business summit coming to Southwest Virginia

Small business summit coming to Southwest Virginia

April 6th, 2014 9:43 am by Staff Report

Aspiring and active small business entrepreneurs in Southwest Virginia are invited to The Opportunity Summit on May 8, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the Southwest Virginia Technology Development Center in Lebanon.

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Sports
Kentucky slips past Wisconsin 74-73, will play for national title

Kentucky slips past Wisconsin 74-73, will play for national title

April 6th, 2014 12:35 am by EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer

ARLINGTON, Texas — No, this was not an instant replay, though it certainly is turning into a highlight reel Kentucky and Aaron Harrison could get used to watching over and over again.

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Bristol woman arrested following five wrecks in 10 minutes

Bristol woman arrested following five wrecks in 10 minutes

April 5th, 2014 11:05 pm by NET News Service

Police said a Bristol woman was arrested after she was involved in five different auto accidents in less than 10 minutes.

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Three Cherokee High School students named to All State band

Three Cherokee High School students named to All State band - VIDEO

April 5th, 2014 10:57 pm by Jeff Bobo

On Thursday, the Hawkins County Board of Education honored Cherokee's three All State band members: freshman Nick Fisher on euphonium, junior Nathan Carpenter on trombone, and senior Hannah Thurman on the alto saxophone.

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Local News
Hawkins County schools' IRS fine cut nearly $70,000

Hawkins County schools' IRS fine cut nearly $70,000

April 5th, 2014 10:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The good news is that the Internal Revenue Service has agreed to cut a fine levied on Hawkins County Schools last year by almost $70,000.

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Sports
UConn knocks off top-seeded Florida to reach national championship

UConn knocks off top-seeded Florida to reach national championship

April 5th, 2014 10:12 pm by JIM O'CONNELL, AP Basketball Writer

Connecticut didn't wait for the final buzzer to beat Florida this time. The Huskies, the seventh seed in the NCAA East Regional, had outstanding games on both ends of the court to beat overall No. 1 seed Florida 63-53 on Saturday night.

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Sports Sports Live
Wise Central, Burton find themselves in deep end of Eastman Invitational pool

Wise Central, Burton find themselves in deep end of Eastman Invitational pool

April 5th, 2014 9:47 pm by Greg Peters

Forty teams. Eighty games. All in 15 hours. And that was just Saturday in the Kingsport/Eastman Invitational softball tournament.

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Kingsport Speedway opens with a brawl and a win for Van Dyke

Kingsport Speedway opens with a brawl and a win for Van Dyke - VIDEO

April 5th, 2014 8:25 pm by Dave Ongie

Trouble in turn 2 led to retaliation in turn 4, which sparked a brawl in the infield, and it all went down just three laps into a 60-lap Whelen All-American Series Late Model race at Kingsport Speedway on Saturday afternoon.

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Local News Education
Scott County students would have  to pay tuition  to attend Innovation Academy

Scott County students would have to pay tuition to attend Innovation Academy

April 5th, 2014 7:51 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee has drawn interest from some potential students in neighboring Southwest Virginia.

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Sullivan commissioners try replacing committee meetings with 'work session'

Sullivan commissioners try replacing committee meetings with 'work session'

April 5th, 2014 7:38 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — The public could have less notice of what the Sullivan County Commission is up to each month under a new policy adopted last month.

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