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No. 1 Wildcats top Vols 66-48 to go to 26-0

No. 1 Wildcats top Vols 66-48 to go to 26-0

February 17th, 2015 9:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

After leading just 35-31 at halftime, No. 1 Kentucky picked up its defense after intermission and extended the best start in school history with a 66-48 victory over Tennessee on Tuesday night.

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Rogersville police deliver 99-year-old  woman to family  during snowstorm

Rogersville police deliver 99-year-old woman to family during snowstorm

February 17th, 2015 8:44 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Rogersville Police Department's new four-wheel-drive fleet came in handy Monday evening when severe winter weather required a special delivery to one local family.

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Roof collapses on Hawkins firefighters

Roof collapses on Hawkins firefighters

February 17th, 2015 8:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

Shortly before 10:30 a.m. Friday, volunteer firefighters from the Striggersville, Lakeview and Bulls Gap fire departments responded to a residential fire at 128 Knight Lane just off of West Caney Creek Road.

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Authorities stress caution as extreme weather sticks around

Authorities stress caution as extreme weather sticks around

February 17th, 2015 8:00 pm by Rain Smith

Though area roadways continued to improve throughout the day, low temperatures overnight could creating icing hazards into Wednesday - followed by dangerous wind chills and more precipitation in the days to come.

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Gate City, Duffield fire department rating improvements could lower insurance rates

Gate City, Duffield fire department rating improvements could lower insurance rates

February 17th, 2015 6:30 pm by Marci Gore

Two Scott County fire departments' ratings recently saw a decrease. But that's good news, and it could result in some businesses and residents seeing savings.

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Former Vol Johnson turns himself in on rape charge

Former Vol Johnson turns himself in on rape charge

February 17th, 2015 5:00 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The Knox County Sheriff's Office said former Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson turned himself in Tuesday on a charge of aggravated rape. He was released on $40,000 bond.

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Autism does not define him: D-B senior to be awarded Eagle Scout honors

Autism does not define him: D-B senior to be awarded Eagle Scout honors

February 17th, 2015 5:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Becoming an Eagle Scout takes a lot of hard work. Becoming an Eagle Scout while also being autistic is nearly impossible. But one Kingsport teenager does not let impossible define him.

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Police: Man arrested for chasing woman through Kingsport

Police: Man arrested for chasing woman through Kingsport

February 17th, 2015 2:33 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man who allegedly pursued his estranged wife on multiple city streets - striking her vehicle with his own on East Stone Drive, then later fleeing police - is now jailed after being wanted for approximately two months.

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Arrest made in Bloomingdale business burglary

Arrest made in Bloomingdale business burglary

February 17th, 2015 12:18 pm by Rain Smith

Police say they have arrested a man who burglarized a Sullivan County wrecker service earlier this month, making away with thousands of dollars worth of tools.

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All but one Northeast Tennessee superintendents and directors support Tennessee State Standards, i.e. Common Core

All but one Northeast Tennessee superintendents and directors support Tennessee State Standards, i.e. Common Core

February 17th, 2015 10:51 am by Rick Wagner

Johnson City's Richard Bales did not sign letter of support presented recently in Nashville.

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