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‘Odyssey Abridged’ a labor of love for Northeast Theatre cast and crew

‘Odyssey Abridged’ a labor of love for Northeast Theatre cast and crew

November 12th, 2013 12:54 pm by Entertainment Staff

Northeast State’s Department of Theatre brings to life one of the best-known Greek stories ever written with its contemporary retelling “The Odyssey Abridged: A Puppet Journey of Epic Proportions,” opening Thursday.

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All day shopping frenzy on Thanksgiving?

All day shopping frenzy on Thanksgiving?

November 12th, 2013 12:20 pm by ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer

Now Thanksgiving is slowly becoming just another shopping day. Over the past few years, major retailers, including Target and Toys R Us, slowly have pushed opening times into Thanksgiving night to one-up each other and compete for holiday dollars.

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Police report gravel bust at Kingsport motel

Police report gravel bust at Kingsport motel

November 12th, 2013 11:28 am by Rain Smith

A short police pursuit and a woman found hiding in a basement led to the seizure of a large quantity of "gravel" at a Kingsport motel, according to police.

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Light snow expected to move across region

Light snow expected to move across region

November 12th, 2013 9:17 am by Staff Report

The National Weather Service is forecasting the first widespread, light snow of the season to hit the region on Tuesday.

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5-ex Madoff employees on trial in NYC for fraud

5-ex Madoff employees on trial in NYC for fraud

November 12th, 2013 8:25 am by LARRY NEUMEISTER and TOM HAYS, Associated Press

In the many years he spent as a trader at Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC, David Kugel learned that investments that Madoff claimed to be making for clients were fiction.

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The secret, dirty cost of Obama's green power push

The secret, dirty cost of Obama's green power push

November 12th, 2013 8:20 am by DINA CAPPIELLO and MATT APUZZO, Associated Press

As farmers rushed to find new places to plant corn for ethanol era, they wiped out millions of acres of conservation land, destroyed habitat and polluted water supplies, an Associated Press investigation found.

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Massengale’s career-high 20 leads Lady Vols past UNC 81-65

Massengale’s career-high 20 leads Lady Vols past UNC 81-65

November 11th, 2013 11:52 pm by AARON BEARD, AP Basketball Writer

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Fourth-ranked Tennessee passed its early road test with some physical defense that flustered No. 12 North Carolina’s talented youngsters.

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Two men indicted in Scott County home invasion

Two men indicted in Scott County home invasion

November 11th, 2013 9:53 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Two Southwest Virginia men were indicted on multiple felony charges last week for allegedly breaking into a Scott County residence earlier this year and assaulting the man who lived there.

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Stanley-led Eastside shoots past Honaker in Region 1A West volleyball quarterfinals

Stanley-led Eastside shoots past Honaker in Region 1A West volleyball quarterfinals

November 11th, 2013 9:48 pm by Pat Kenney

Erin Stanley had 15 kills, 14 digs , three blocks and three assists to lead Eastside to a 25-20, 25-14, 25-12 victory over visiting Honaker in the VHSL Region 1A West volleyball quarterfinals on Monday.

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Eastman celebrates award for support of military employees

Eastman celebrates award for support of military employees

November 11th, 2013 9:46 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Publicly traded Eastman Chemical Co. again served notice on Monday that freedom doesn’t have a market price.

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