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Lifting the minimum wage big deal for small firms

Lifting the minimum wage big deal for small firms

January 29th, 2014 2:42 pm by JOYCE M. ROSENBERG, AP Business Writer

It's an issue that affects large and small companies. But larger companies are more likely to have the financial resources to absorb higher payroll costs.

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Community meetings for Hawkins school director search cancelled

Community meetings for Hawkins school director search cancelled

January 29th, 2014 2:33 pm by Staff Report

The Hawkins County Board of Education has cancelled a series of public meetings that were scheduled for Thursday and Friday.

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Brutal temperatures make road work a challenge across SW Va.

Brutal temperatures make road work a challenge across SW Va.

January 29th, 2014 2:29 pm by Stephen Igo

Brutally cold temperatures will keep an icy grip over the region Wednesday into Thursday morning, presenting a challenge to Virginia Department of Transportation and contractor snowplow crews.

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TCRA/Atlanta outbound flights cancelled

TCRA/Atlanta outbound flights cancelled

January 29th, 2014 2:23 pm by Hank Hayes

Due to the weather conditions in Atlanta, Delta Air Lines cancelled all flights into and out of Tri-Cities Regional Airport on Wednesday, TCRA announced.

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Pathfinders Youth Camp empowers youth through adventure

Pathfinders Youth Camp empowers youth through adventure

January 29th, 2014 2:00 pm by Collin Brooks

Pathfinders, which gets its name from helping kids to find their path, is located just five miles from I-81 and I-26. There are multiple camps that take place on the 72-acre compound during the summer months.

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Southwest Va. man faces 60 years for child porn

Southwest Va. man faces 60 years for child porn

January 29th, 2014 1:58 pm by Wes Bunch

JONESVILLE — Gary Joshua Garrison, 26, Pennington Gap, entered guilty pleas to 11 counts of possession of child pornography and two counts of reproduction of child pornography.

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Updated: Mother Nature wrecks prep sports schedule (again!)

Updated: Mother Nature wrecks prep sports schedule (again!)

January 29th, 2014 12:23 pm by Staff Report

With time running out before tournaments begin, athletic directors and coaches throughout the region are getting a daily workout just trying to rearrange their schedules.

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SBK animal shelter director takes reins as big plans develop

SBK animal shelter director takes reins as big plans develop

January 29th, 2014 12:13 pm by Rain Smith

The Sullivan County/Bluff City/Kingsport Animal Center has a new leader, new goals and new vision for the future — including construction of a consolidated shelter centrally located in their service area.

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New York Congressman threatens to throw reporter off balcony after the State of the Union (video)

New York Congressman threatens to throw reporter off balcony after the State of the Union (video)

January 29th, 2014 12:07 pm by Interesting stories we found around the web

A New York congressman threatened to throw a reporter off the balcony and break him in half after the State of the Union last night.

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Mary B. Martin School springs into new season

Mary B. Martin School springs into new season

January 29th, 2014 10:10 am by Entertainment Staff

Following a “daring” fall of stick sculpting, endangered alphabets and magical musicians, the Mary B. Martin School of the Arts will spend its spring season “imagining” new possibilities, perspectives and performance styles.

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