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D-B senior in running to be Presidential Scholar

D-B senior in running to be Presidential Scholar

December 1st, 2014 2:11 pm by Rick Wagner

Alex Strasser among 10 in Tennessee and 550 nationwide in the competition.

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64 years of a Lions' Big Heart

64 years of a Lions' Big Heart

December 1st, 2014 1:07 pm by Staff Report

NORTON — More than six decades along, the community service motto beats on, strong as ever, for the Norton Lions Club's special Christmas project that has become as much a holiday tradition in these parts as any.

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MECCA ensembles 'sing for joy'

MECCA ensembles 'sing for joy'

December 1st, 2014 1:00 pm by Staff Report

Each of the ensembles will appear several times locally during the holidays. Both ETCC and HYE have also been invited to sing again this Christmas during Candlelight Evenings at Biltmore Estate.

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Obama caters to illegals for votes

Obama caters to illegals for votes

December 1st, 2014 12:07 pm by LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Our immigration laws are broken because the immigrants broke them and Obama refused to obey the laws and send them back and seal the borders.

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Move it on over: Despite laws, simple traffic stops still put police in crosshairs

Move it on over: Despite laws, simple traffic stops still put police in crosshairs

December 1st, 2014 9:22 am by Rain Smith

The greatest and most frequent threat to local police officers' safety may not be armed suspects or the noxious fumes of meth labs, but a simple law that motorists break on a daily basis. And there's often not much that can be done about it.

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Man receives serious injuries in corn grinder accident

Man receives serious injuries in corn grinder accident

December 1st, 2014 9:12 am by Staff Report

A man was airlifted to an area hospital on Sunday afternoon after his arm got caught in a corn grinder in Sullivan County.

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Supreme Court to debate whether Facebook threats are free speech

Supreme Court to debate whether Facebook threats are free speech

December 1st, 2014 8:56 am by By David G. Savage, Tribune Washington Bureau (TNS)

The case of a fired amusement park worker from Bethelem, Pa., could determine whether angry rants on the Internet can be punished. Federal law makes it a crime to transmit via the phone or Internet "any threat to injure" another person.

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Haslam to hold 4 days of budget hearings this week

Haslam to hold 4 days of budget hearings this week

December 1st, 2014 8:25 am by Associated Press

The Republican governor kicks off the hearings Tuesday with presentations from the state agencies responsible for human resources, safety, intellectual and developmental disabilities and commerce.

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Sullivan BOE to take up teacher salary scale, employee health insurance issues

Sullivan BOE to take up teacher salary scale, employee health insurance issues

November 30th, 2014 10:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County's school board is to consider two memorandums of understanding from collaborative conferencing Monday, one pertaining to a new teacher salary scale, the other on employee health insurance.

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Beds4Kids provides children with sweeter dreams ~ one bed at a time

Beds4Kids provides children with sweeter dreams ~ one bed at a time

November 30th, 2014 9:30 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

Young philanthropist Lauren Glass was inspired by a movie scene to create a charitable organization that would give beds to local children in need of a proper place to rest their heads at night.

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