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McAuliffe elected governor of Va. over Cuccinelli in tight race

McAuliffe elected governor of Va. over Cuccinelli in tight race

November 5th, 2013 10:25 pm by Associated Press

TYSONS CORNER, Va. (AP) — Terry McAuliffe wrested the governor’s office from Republicans on Tuesday, capping an acrimonious campaign that was driven by a crush of negative advertising and non-stop accusations of dodgy dealings.

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Duffield woman accused  of assaulting police officers

Duffield woman accused of assaulting police officers

November 5th, 2013 10:16 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Doris Linda Gotts, 66, of Duffield, was indicted on five counts of assaulting a police officer that stem from a Sept. 4 incident at the Travel-Inn motel in Duffield.

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Former Greeneville officer pleads guilty in child porn case

Former Greeneville officer pleads guilty in child porn case

November 5th, 2013 10:00 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE — A former Greeneville police officer, who downloaded images of nude, prepubescent girls on his patrol car laptop while on duty, has agreed to plead guilty to a federal child pornography charge.

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Local News
Several Hawkins Republicans already aiming at 2014 election

Several Hawkins Republicans already aiming at 2014 election

November 5th, 2013 9:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Up for election in 2014 are all 21 Hawkins County Commission seats, as well as some constable and non-partisan school board seats. The Third Judicial District circuit judges, chancellor and attorney general seats are also up for re-election.

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Boone, Sullivan East honored by TSSAA

Boone, Sullivan East honored by TSSAA

November 5th, 2013 7:11 pm by Pat Kenney

Daniel Boone and Sullivan East were named A.F. Bridges Divisional winners for East Tennessee in Class AAA and AA, respectively.

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Regional & National Outdoors
Paralyzed deer hunter chooses to end life support

Paralyzed deer hunter chooses to end life support

November 5th, 2013 5:47 pm by Associated Press

When avid outdoorsman Tim Bowers was badly hurt Saturday in a hunting accident, doctors said he would be paralyzed and could be on a ventilator for life. His family had a unique request.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Driver uninjured in lumber truck wreck in Scott County

PHOTO GALLERY: Driver uninjured in lumber truck wreck in Scott County

November 5th, 2013 5:40 pm by Wes Bunch

DUFFIELD -- A single-vehicle accident Sunday night involving a semi-truck left quite a mess for cleanup crews after several tons of lumber were spilled across a Scott County roadway.

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Inmate dies at Kingsport jail

Inmate dies at Kingsport jail

November 5th, 2013 5:21 pm by Rain Smith

A man arrested Monday by Kingsport police — accused of breaking items on a stranger's patio, then resisting responding officers — has since died while being held in the city jail.

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Lady Vols coaches' preseason favorite in SEC

Lady Vols coaches' preseason favorite in SEC

November 5th, 2013 2:55 pm by Associated Press

Southeastern Conference women's basketball coaches tabbed Tennessee the preseason favorite to win the league title and named Lady Vols guard Meighan Simmons the preseason player of the year.

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Tavenner says website improved and improving

Tavenner says website improved and improving

November 5th, 2013 12:59 pm by ALAN FRAM, Associated Press; RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press

A senior government official declined to say Tuesday if the administration will support legislation to fulfill President Barack Obama's oft-stated promise that anyone who likes their health care plan will be able to keep it under the nation's new law.

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