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Aldi opening brings crowd, missing woman found dead in quarry, Bays Mountain dam report and more stories you may have missed

Aldi opening brings crowd, missing woman found dead in quarry, Bays Mountain dam report and more stories you may have missed

January 18th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Blue Devils rise to the occasion, finally get a victory over visiting Tennessee High

Blue Devils rise to the occasion, finally get a victory over visiting Tennessee High

January 18th, 2015 12:10 am by George Thwaites

Following the Gate City girls' 31-30 basketball win, the Blue Devils finally knocked off the Vikings on their third and final try of the season, 61-47.

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Moore's 15 and 11 lift Vols past Tigers 59-51

Moore's 15 and 11 lift Vols past Tigers 59-51

January 17th, 2015 8:51 pm by JAKE KREINBERG, Associated Press

Armani Moore scored 15 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, Kevin Punter added 12 points and Tennessee beat Missouri 59-51 on Saturday.

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Celebrating MLK Day:  Parade, luncheon, other events planned throughout region

Celebrating MLK Day: Parade, luncheon, other events planned throughout region

January 17th, 2015 7:38 pm by Staff Report

A number of events are planned to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day next week including a parade, luncheon and candlelight vigil in Kingsport.

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Tennessee lawmaker wants  to require civics test for high school  graduation

Tennessee lawmaker wants to require civics test for high school graduation

January 17th, 2015 7:30 pm by Rick Wagner

Legislation would require Tennessee high school students to take and pass a multiple-choice civics exam with such questions before they can graduate.

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Discovery of 1882 Winchester rifle puzzles researchers

January 17th, 2015 6:50 pm by MARTIN GRIFFITH, Associated Press

Researchers are trying to crack the mystery surrounding the discovery of a weathered, rusted Winchester rifle in Great Basin National Park. The gun manufactured in 1882 was found leaning against a juniper tree during an archaeological survey.

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Big 5 kick off autonomy by upping scholarship value

Big 5 kick off autonomy by upping scholarship value

January 17th, 2015 6:05 pm by RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer

The five most powerful and wealthiest conferences in college sports passed NCAA legislation that increases the value of an athletic scholarship by several thousand dollars to cover the federally determined actual cost of attendance.

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Scrapbook Showcase: The Beauty of the Northeast

January 17th, 2015 12:05 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Scrapbook Showcase features photos from New England and Canada. It was submitted by Debbie Collier.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

January 17th, 2015 9:00 am by Staff Report

This week's stories include our coverage of a teen's murder, a 520-year sentence in child porn case, and the burglary of a Kingsport armored car service.

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Tenn. House, Senate at odds over who goes first on Medicaid plan

Tenn. House, Senate at odds over who goes first on Medicaid plan

January 17th, 2015 4:30 am by Associated Press

Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey, R-Blountville, told reporters that he has long held the position that the Senate shouldn't get involved in the measure until it gains traction in the House. "I want to make sure it passes the House before we take it up."

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