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Young Vols defense starting to make strides

Young Vols defense starting to make strides

April 5th, 2014 3:07 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee's inexperienced defense is starting to show signs of progress during spring football practice. After getting beaten up front in a scrimmage a week earlier, the defense responded by outplaying the offense Saturday.

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Chinese ship hears 'pulse signal' but not known if jet-related

Chinese ship hears 'pulse signal' but not known if jet-related

April 5th, 2014 2:50 pm by EILEEN NG and NICK PERRY, Associated Press

A Chinese ship involved in the hunt for the missing Malaysian jetliner reported hearing a "pulse signal" Saturday in southern Indian Ocean waters with the same frequency emitted by the plane's data recorders.

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College class seeks suspected Nazi who aided Jewish family

College class seeks suspected Nazi who aided Jewish family

April 5th, 2014 2:14 pm by JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN, Associated Press

Students at a Connecticut university are working on a daunting assignment: Who was the suspected Nazi who protected a Jewish family 75 years ago from violence and warned them to flee Austria just before World War II broke out?

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Hope floats: Owners of Clinch River Adventures look to build on success

Hope floats: Owners of Clinch River Adventures look to build on success

April 5th, 2014 2:00 pm by Stephen Igo

When Terry and Brock took the plunge into a seasonal small business enterprise, they actually did. Whether by tube, canoe or kayak, the Funks can provide folks the means for a bucolic summertime, current-assisted float downriver.

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Church embezzlement, Facebook fight and more this week in crime

Church embezzlement, Facebook fight and more this week in crime

April 5th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of March 28 through April 4.

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Tennessee Veterans Affairs planning to widen focus

Tennessee Veterans Affairs planning to widen focus

April 5th, 2014 12:14 am by Hank Hayes

Many-Bears Grinder told a veterans job fair she is addressing veterans unemployment, developing veteran business owner resources, expanding access to higher education, and dealing with suicide prevention.

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Local News Outdoors
SW Va.  legislators say funding for Clinch River  park looks solid

SW Va. legislators say funding for Clinch River park looks solid

April 4th, 2014 11:51 pm by Stephen Igo

Although a state budget deal remains elusive in Richmond, funding to create a new state park along the Clinch River in parts of Wise, Scott and Russell counties appears to be a safe bet for the time being.

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Elliott, 18, grabs first career Nationwide win

Elliott, 18, grabs first career Nationwide win

April 4th, 2014 11:50 pm by Associated Press

Chase Elliott used a strong move on the outside to pass Kevin Harvick for the lead at Texas Motor Speedway and then sailed away his first career Nationwide Series victory.

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Longtime Lee  circuit court clerk dies

Longtime Lee circuit court clerk dies

April 4th, 2014 10:31 pm by Wes Bunch

Beverly Ann Rogers Anderson, 65, of Pennington Gap's Hickory Flats community, died Thursday morning following complications from a stroke she suffered last week.

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Entertainment Community
'60 Minutes' set to air Health Wagon segment

'60 Minutes' set to air Health Wagon segment

April 4th, 2014 10:25 pm by Staff report

"We are very excited for the national recognition this program will bring to Southwest Virginia as a whole, in addition to the positive publicity it will bring to The Health Wagon," Teresa Gardner, the agency's executive director, said this week.

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