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Opinion
Republican Congress can achieve much in two years

Republican Congress can achieve much in two years

November 5th, 2014 8:00 am by Editorial staff

Clearly with this election, Americans want action and are willing to give Republicans an opportunity to show what they can do. Congress has a rare chance next January to do a great deal more than play footsie with the president, issue by issue.

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Nation's biggest threat is Washington, and other letters

Nation's biggest threat is Washington, and other letters

November 5th, 2014 8:00 am by Harless Salyer and Bill Lee

Dangers to this country do not come from the wars overseas, but from Washington, D.C. The liberals, progressives, atheists, socialists, communists and others that call themselves politicians are in the process of making this country unlivable.

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D-B enrollment among topics at first input session held for city schools study

D-B enrollment among topics at first input session held for city schools study

November 5th, 2014 6:15 am by Rick Wagner

Community stakeholders as a whole have no problem with Dobyns-Bennett High School continuing to grow in enrollment, according to results from a community input session Tuesday night.

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Tenn. voters pass abortion, other amendments

Tenn. voters pass abortion, other amendments

November 5th, 2014 12:58 am by Associated Press

The most hard-fought of all the amendments was also the closest race with about 53 percent of voters favoring stricter abortion regulations.

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Warner locked in tight race; Griffith easily wins re-election in 9th District

Warner locked in tight race; Griffith easily wins re-election in 9th District

November 5th, 2014 12:31 am by Stephen Igo

Southwest Virginia voters soundly rejected Sen. Mark Warner on Tuesday in Lee, Wise and Scott counties and the city of Norton. Meanwhile, Republican Rep. Morgan Griffith was sailing toward an easy re-election victory for a second term in the House.

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Local election news in brief

Local election news in brief

November 5th, 2014 12:27 am by Staff report

Roe cruises to another win; results from Hawkins races.

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Voters in Tri-Cities, Hawkins say yes to supermarket wine sales

Voters in Tri-Cities, Hawkins say yes to supermarket wine sales

November 4th, 2014 11:53 pm by Hank Hayes

The measures passed easily without organized opposition from members of the Tennessee Wine and Spirits Retailers Association, which represents package store owners.

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Takeover: Republicans surge to control of Senate

Takeover: Republicans surge to control of Senate

November 4th, 2014 11:44 pm by Associated Press

Riding a powerful wave of voter discontent, resurgent Republicans captured control of the Senate and tightened their grip on the House Tuesday night in elections certain to complicate President Barack Obama's final two years in office.

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Sports Sports Live Photos

Photo Gallery: Big 7 girls basketball jamboree

November 4th, 2014 9:41 pm by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights from Sullivan Central where the girls tip off in preparation of the 2014-15 basketball season on Tuesday at Sullivan Central in Blountville. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Season over for Tennessee QB Worley

Season over for Tennessee QB Worley

November 4th, 2014 7:37 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Vols coach Butch Jones said Tuesday that the senior quarterback will have season-ending surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder, an injury kept him from playing in UT's last two games.

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