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Fox News commentator discusses liberty vs. equality with local businesspeople

Fox News commentator discusses liberty vs. equality with local businesspeople

April 11th, 2014 11:39 pm by TONY CASEY, NET News Service

Charles Krauthammer, who often speaks on "The O'Reilly Factor," tackled this broad topic when he spoke at East Tennessee State University's Millennium Centre on Friday morning to businessmen and business students, as well as members of the public.

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GOP highway commissioner rivals spending big in Sullivan

GOP highway commissioner rivals spending big in Sullivan

April 11th, 2014 11:25 pm by J. H. Osborne

Interim Sullivan County Highway Commissioner Bobbie Manning spent more campaigning for the Republican party primary during the first reporting period than either of his competitors — but no one appears to be going it on the cheap.

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Morristown couple sentenced  to 6-plus years for Lee home burglary

Morristown couple sentenced to 6-plus years for Lee home burglary

April 11th, 2014 11:21 pm by Wes Bunch

A husband and wife convicted of stealing $6,000 in property from a Lee County home were ordered to serve multiple years in prison this week during an appearance in Lee County Circuit Court.

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Sports
Bubba builds three-shot lead at Augusta; Mickelson misses cut

Bubba builds three-shot lead at Augusta; Mickelson misses cut

April 11th, 2014 10:02 pm by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Sports Writer

Bubba Watson took over Augusta National on Friday with 75 minutes of brilliance and power, running off five straight birdies on the back nineto wind up with a 4-under 68 for a three-shot lead over John Senden at the Masters.

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Addison's arm, Eagles' bats take care of Titans

Addison's arm, Eagles' bats take care of Titans

April 11th, 2014 9:30 pm by Greg Peters

The Rye Cove baseball team sprinted to a 15-2 six-inning Cumberland District win over Twin Springs at Keith Memorial Park on Friday. Starting pitcher Uriah Addison went six innings, striking out six and giving up just four hits.

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Rogersville BOE approves incentive pay for teachers

Rogersville BOE approves incentive pay for teachers

April 11th, 2014 9:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

Beginning at the end of 2014-15, RCS teachers who receive an overall effectiveness score at Level 5 will receive a $500 bonus; Level 4 scores earn $400; Level three scores earn $300; and scores in the Level 2 and Level 1 range don't result in a bonus.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Rye Cove at Twin Springs baseball

April 11th, 2014 8:00 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Friday's Rye Cove vs. Twin Springs Cumberland District baseball game in Nickelsville.

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Kingsport BMA interviews familiar face in wrap-up of city manager search

Kingsport BMA interviews familiar face in wrap-up of city manager search

April 11th, 2014 7:23 pm by Matthew Lane

Members of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen sat down for an hour with longtime Kingsport employee and current Assistant City Manager for Development Jeff Fleming.

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ETSU announces two more arrests in campus armed robbery

ETSU announces two more arrests in campus armed robbery

April 11th, 2014 6:13 pm by SAM WATSON, NET News Service

ETSU student Isiaha Devon Milligan, 20, has been charged with robbery. Shannon Dapri Ontae Cooley, 19, was charged with facilitation of armed robbery, possession of schedule VI drugs for resale and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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Bus was taking poor students on college visit when crash happened

Bus was taking poor students on college visit when crash happened

April 11th, 2014 4:29 pm by FENIT NIRAPPIL, Associated Press; MARTHA MENDOZA, Associated Press

It was a busload of opportunity: young, low-income, motivated students, destined to become the first in their families to go to college, journeying from the concrete sprawl of Los Angeles to a remote redwood campus 650 miles north.

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