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Tennessee must address highway funding issue

Tennessee must address highway funding issue

February 1st, 2015 4:00 pm by Editorial Board

While the public may have no appetite for a gas tax increase, we expect lawmakers to fully vet all the options this year and come back with a solution. Doing nothing eventually will not be an option

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College News & Notes: Week of Feb. 1

College News & Notes: Week of Feb. 1

February 1st, 2015 2:00 pm by Carmen Musick

College News & Notes is designed to provide useful information about financial aid deadlines, scholarships, open houses, workshops and other upcoming events related to the process.

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Story of pit bull's rescue earns Mount Carmel animal shelter $500 prize

Story of pit bull's rescue earns Mount Carmel animal shelter $500 prize

February 1st, 2015 12:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

The story of an abused pit bull rescued by the Mount Carmel Animal Shelter five years ago had a happy ending for the dog, and five years later the experience is paying for the shelter as well.

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Lee and Wise countians goes to Hollywood, Ridgefields for sale, county residents want two high schools and more stories you may have missed

Lee and Wise countians goes to Hollywood, Ridgefields for sale, county residents want two high schools and more stories you may have missed

February 1st, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Regulators prepare rules on payday loans to shield borrowers

Regulators prepare rules on payday loans to shield borrowers

February 1st, 2015 8:10 am by HOPE YEN, Associated Press

Troubled by consumer complaints and loopholes in state laws, federal regulators are putting together the first-ever rules on payday loans aimed at helping cash-strapped borrowers avoid falling into a cycle of high-rate debt.

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Sports
Seahawks repeat a scary prospect for NFL

Seahawks repeat a scary prospect for NFL

February 1st, 2015 7:55 am by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer

A win Sunday over the Patriots would stamp the Seahawks as one of the best teams of the Super Bowl era. And given Seattle's makeup and philosophy, the future for the franchise might be brighter than for any other club.

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Gate City cruises to win over Daniel Boone

Gate City cruises to win over Daniel Boone

January 31st, 2015 9:53 pm by Pat Kenney

John Reed Barnes hit eight 3-pointers on the way to a game-high 28 points for the Blue Devils, who topped the Trailblazers 68-46 on Saturday.

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Hatfields, McCoys make moonshine legally in southern West Virginia

Hatfields, McCoys make moonshine legally in southern West Virginia

January 31st, 2015 6:48 pm by JOHN RABY, Associated Press

GILBERT, W.Va. — After generations of bootlegging, direct descendants of the Hatfields have teamed up with the McCoy name to produce legal moonshine in southern West Virginia with the state's blessing.

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Video purportedly shows Islamic State group beheading Japanese journalist

Video purportedly shows Islamic State group beheading Japanese journalist

January 31st, 2015 6:37 pm by ELAINE KURTENBACH, Associated Press

TOKYO — An online video released Saturday night purported to show an Islamic State group militant beheading Japanese journalist Kenji Goto, ending days of negotiations to save the man.

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Tri-Cities not immune to measles outbreak

Tri-Cities not immune to measles outbreak

January 31st, 2015 4:30 pm by Marci Gore

Health officials say the current outbreak of measles in the United States has now infected nearly 100 people in eight states, with 67 of those cases linked to California's Disneyland.

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