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Police fire pepper spray at Arizona students after NCAA loss

Police fire pepper spray at Arizona students after NCAA loss

March 30th, 2014 4:02 am by Associated Press

Tucson police said Saturday night that they shot pepper spray at several hundred fans who took to the streets and threw beer bottles and firecrackers at officers after Arizona's overtime loss in the NCAA men's basketball tournament.

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National Weather Service issues winter storm warning

National Weather Service issues winter storm warning

March 30th, 2014 12:12 am by Staff Report

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a winter storm warning, which is in effect until noon Sunday.

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Police say woman who hit cyclist with car was intoxicated

Police say woman who hit cyclist with car was intoxicated

March 29th, 2014 10:56 pm by NET News Service

An Erwin woman was arrested after police said she drove her car into a cyclist while she was driving under the influence of an intoxicant.

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Lady Vols' SEC success a boon to Summitt Foundation

Lady Vols' SEC success a boon to Summitt Foundation

March 29th, 2014 10:09 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee women's basketball team's Southeastern Conference success this season raised more than $22,000 for the Pat Summitt Foundation through a pledge drive started by Lady Vols assistant coach Kyra Elzy.

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Authorities say one dead, two injured after Carter County crash

Authorities say one dead, two injured after Carter County crash

March 29th, 2014 8:31 pm by NET News Service

The Tennessee Highway Patrol and Carter County Sheriff's Department are investigating an auto accident that killed one person and hospitalized two others, authorities said.

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Survey work under way for State Route 126 improvements

Survey work under way for State Route 126 improvements

March 29th, 2014 8:06 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Survey work is taking place along Memorial Boulevard in connection with a $97 million widening project for an eight-mile stretch of State Route 126.

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Cookeville comes out on top in Jon Metcalf Highland Cup

Cookeville comes out on top in Jon Metcalf Highland Cup

March 29th, 2014 8:05 pm by Greg Peters

Just as the skies opened up over Eastman Fields for a brief cloudburst, Cookeville claimed the Jon Metcalf Highland Cup tournament title with a 2-1 decision over Jefferson County on Saturday.

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Sullivan County BOE mulls closing schools for election days

Sullivan County BOE mulls closing schools for election days

March 29th, 2014 7:59 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Sullivan County's school board appears split on the issue of having polling places at schools open on election day.

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Boiler bill for benefit of Domtar advances

Boiler bill for benefit of Domtar advances

March 29th, 2014 7:54 pm by Hank Hayes

Legislation aimed at allowing state-granted variances to the frequency of industrial power boiler inspections is advancing in the Tennessee General Assembly.

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Nissan Leaf helping Kingsport Police Department go green

Nissan Leaf helping Kingsport Police Department go green

March 29th, 2014 7:34 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — A unique choice of vehicle is helping the Kingsport Police Department go green, and its use is the first by any police department in the United States.

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