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KCS staff votes down health plan proposal

KCS staff votes down health plan proposal

October 1st, 2013 9:29 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — City school system teachers and other employees have voted down a proposal to switch to a self-insured health plan.

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South sweeps its way to TRC volleyball title on Senior Night

South sweeps its way to TRC volleyball title on Senior Night

October 1st, 2013 9:02 pm by Dave Ongie

With the Three Rivers Conference title on the line, Sullivan South’s volleyball team was able to sweep Sullivan East 25-21, 25-11, 25-15 on Tuesday night.

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Lady Rebels golfers lead at state

Lady Rebels golfers lead at state

October 1st, 2013 8:34 pm by George Thwaites

The Sullivan South girls golf team led the field with five strokes worth of cushion after Tuesday’s first round of play in the TSSAA Class A-AA tournament in Manchester.

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Lane goal gives Lady Rebels District 1-AA crown

Lane goal gives Lady Rebels District 1-AA crown

October 1st, 2013 7:45 pm by Pat Kenney

Sullivan South’s Taylor Lane scored a goal two minutes into the second half to lead the Lady Rebels to a 1-0 win over University High in a District 1-AA soccer showdown at Civitan Park on Tuesday.

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Nurse at a former Scott County nursing home pleads guilty in federal court

Nurse at a former Scott County nursing home pleads guilty in federal court

October 1st, 2013 6:36 pm by Wes Bunch

ABINGDON — A nurse at a former Scott County nursing home pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court in Abingdon to charges stemming from the falsification of medical treatment records for an elderly patient.

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Lady Vols' goal — Final Four in Nashville — 'just right up the street'

Lady Vols' goal — Final Four in Nashville — 'just right up the street'

October 1st, 2013 6:07 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee's Lady Vols consider the opportunity to play for a national championship in their home state the perfect chance to reach their first Final Four since 2008. The Lady Vols opened practice this week.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Revolutionary War vet’s grave getting makeover for Heritage Days ceremony - VIDEO

October 1st, 2013 3:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

On Oct. 12, during Rogersville’s annual Heritage Days Festival, the local SAR will sponsor a grave marking program at the Alexander Cemetery on North Depot Street a couple of blocks from the festival on Main Street.

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Titans: QB Locker suffered no major damage, will miss a 'few weeks'

Titans: QB Locker suffered no major damage, will miss a 'few weeks'

October 1st, 2013 2:45 pm by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee quarterback Jake Locker will miss a "few weeks" with a sprained hip, and the Titans say they are encouraged by the news from a second MRI exam.

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Chemical weapons experts in Syria to start mission

Chemical weapons experts in Syria to start mission

October 1st, 2013 1:42 pm by RYAN LUCAS, Associated Press

Wading into the world spotlight, international inspectors arrived in Damascus on Tuesday to begin the monumental task of overseeing the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons in the middle of a civil war.

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Obama: Launch of insurance exchanges is 'historic'

Obama: Launch of insurance exchanges is 'historic'

October 1st, 2013 1:41 pm by JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press

Hailing it as an "historic day," President Barack Obama pressed forward his flagship health care program Tuesday, inaugurating new insurance exchanges to expand access for those without coverage.

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