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Sullivan County sheriff candidate withdraws; GOP boots Rumsby

Sullivan County sheriff candidate withdraws; GOP boots Rumsby

March 9th, 2014 10:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

A withdrawal and a party rejection have changed things in at least two races in upcoming party primaries and for the county general election in August.

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Crime Local News
Big Stone Gap man gets two years added to sentence

Big Stone Gap man gets two years added to sentence

March 9th, 2014 8:29 pm by Wes Bunch

Devan Wayne Statzer, 26, of Big Stone Gap, pleaded guilty to violating probation on multiple charges - including drug distribution, conspiracy and child abuse - when he committed three Duffield area break-ins in March 2012.

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Business & Technology
No consensus on how to notify data breach victims

No consensus on how to notify data breach victims

March 9th, 2014 8:05 pm by Associated Press

The data breach at Target Corp. that exposed millions of credit card numbers has focused attention on the patchwork of state consumer notification laws and renewed a push for a single national standard.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Virginia racer hopes to add NASCAR truck series 'youngest winner' to his resume

Virginia racer hopes to add NASCAR truck series 'youngest winner' to his resume

March 9th, 2014 7:43 pm by Jeff Bobo

Gray Gaulding was the youngest-ever NASCAR touring series winner, youngest-ever polesitter at Richmond International Raceway, and on March 29 at Martinsville he will be the youngest driver ever to start a Camping World Truck Series race.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Keselowski edges Earnhardt on last lap for Las Vegas win

Keselowski edges Earnhardt on last lap for Las Vegas win

March 9th, 2014 6:59 pm by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

Brad Keselowski surged ahead on the final lap when Dale Earnhardt Jr. ran out of fuel, claiming a dramatic victory Sunday in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

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Community Local News
'Gathering in the Gap' seeks artisans

'Gathering in the Gap' seeks artisans

March 9th, 2014 6:52 pm by Staff report

Artisans will be selected for high quality and outstanding work. The annual festival is located in and around the historic grounds of the Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park in Big Stone Gap, and vendor space is limited.

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Entertainment Business & Technology
Gettysburg wax museum selling historical figures

Gettysburg wax museum selling historical figures

March 9th, 2014 6:25 pm by Associated Press

The American Civil War Wax Museum is preparing to unload dozens of its historical figures - most made of vinyl, not wax - in what the auctioneer calls a once-in-a-lifetime sale.

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Sports Vols Sports
Simmons, Lady Vols edge Wildcats for 17th SEC tournament championship

Simmons, Lady Vols edge Wildcats for 17th SEC tournament championship

March 9th, 2014 6:20 pm by CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer

Meighan Simmons scored 17 points, including two go-ahead free throws with 1:45 remaining, and No. 6 Tennessee edged 12th-ranked Kentucky 71-70 on Sunday to win another Southeastern Conference women's basketball tournament championship.

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Local News Business & Technology
Surging rental market keeps apartment developers flocking to Johnson City

Surging rental market keeps apartment developers flocking to Johnson City

March 9th, 2014 6:18 pm by NATHAN BAKER, NET News Service

"I can't speak for other developers, but we like the dynamics of the market," TDK Construction's Vice President of Development Ross Bradley said last week.

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News
Update: Vietnam unable to locate object from missing jet

Update: Vietnam unable to locate object from missing jet

March 9th, 2014 5:46 pm by Associated Press

Vietnamese searchers on ships worked throughout the night but could not find a rectangular object spotted Sunday afternoon that was thought to be one of the doors of a Malaysia Airlines jet that went missing more than two days ago.

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