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Sullivan officials hoping to set up 'voting centers' on trial basis

Sullivan officials hoping to set up 'voting centers' on trial basis

February 10th, 2015 10:36 pm by J. H. Osborne

It might sound like a riddle: How could fewer polling places on election day mean more options for Sullivan County voters on where to cast their ballots?

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Photo Gallery: Girls District I basketball, Dobyns-Bennett vs. Volunteer

February 10th, 2015 9:24 pm by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights from the second night of action at the District I tournament at Dobyns-Bennett. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Johnson City man sentenced in cocaine ring

Johnson City man sentenced in cocaine ring

February 10th, 2015 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Prosecutors say the man and his wife sold various quantities of cocaine to a confidential informant working on behalf of law enforcement on approximately 10 separate occasions.

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Entertainment
NBC suspends Brian Williams for 6 months without pay

NBC suspends Brian Williams for 6 months without pay

February 10th, 2015 8:44 pm by Associated Press

The network's decision came less than a week after Williams apologized for saying on the air that he was in a helicopter hit by a grenade in 2003. Instead, he was in a group of helicopters and another was hit.

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Library officials make case for a larger Rogersville facility

Library officials make case for a larger Rogersville facility

February 10th, 2015 8:06 pm by Jeff Bobo

"We have totally outgrown our space," Hawkins County Library System Director Eileen Queenor said. "We are so cramped that anything we try to do, we're in somebody's way."

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Report indicates manufacturing could replace lost SW Va. coal jobs

Report indicates manufacturing could replace lost SW Va. coal jobs

February 10th, 2015 7:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Although coal production is concentrated in Southwest Virginia's northern counties, the economic impacts of lost jobs ripple throughout the region. A new King University report released Tuesday suggests manufacturing could offset those losses.

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Sullivan County Commission to get facilities plan update Wednesday

Sullivan County Commission to get facilities plan update Wednesday

February 10th, 2015 6:44 pm by Rick Wagner

Ohio-based consultant Tracy Richter to address commissioners on latest list of narrowed facilities options.

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Mormon who runs website for doubting church members ousted

Mormon who runs website for doubting church members ousted

February 10th, 2015 5:34 pm by Associated Press

John Dehlin becomes the second high-profile church member to be excommunicated in the past year in what Mormon scholars consider to be the Utah-based faith's way of keeping dissenters in line.

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Local woman pens book in memory of Alzheimer's-stricken mother

Local woman pens book in memory of Alzheimer's-stricken mother

February 10th, 2015 4:30 pm by Marci Gore

For more than five years, Tammy Darnell was by her mother's side as she battled Alzheimer's. Darnell, a Kingsport native, was the primary caregiver and says she had no idea what to expect as the disease progressed.

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Woman killed in Wise County crash

Woman killed in Wise County crash

February 10th, 2015 2:42 pm by Rain Smith

A weekend, T-bone collision on U.S. Route 23 in Pound, Va., killed one person and injured two others, including a juvenile.

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