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Senate wants schools to recite Tenn. flag salute

Senate wants schools to recite Tenn. flag salute

April 16th, 2014 12:33 pm by Associated Press

The recitation of a little-known "Salute to the Flag of Tennessee" in the state Senate is often met with confusion with visitors to the upper chamber of the General Assembly. Now, lawmakers want to have schoolchildren follow suit.

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Attempted murder charge filed in Washington County standoff

Attempted murder charge filed in Washington County standoff

April 16th, 2014 10:51 am by NET News Service

A Limestone man held Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies at bay in a three-hour standoff last night after a 911 call from his girlfriend, Sheriff Ed Graybeal reported this morning in a news release.

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Prom 2014: Sullivan North High School

April 16th, 2014 10:00 am by Sunday Scrapbook

Here's a collection of photos from the Sullivan North High School prom, which was held April 12 at The Banq in Downtown Kingsport. The theme was "Breakfast at Tiffany's."

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Prom 2014: Sullivan East High School

April 16th, 2014 9:45 am by Sunday Scrapbook

The Sullivan East High School prom was held April 12 at The Millennium Centre in Johnson City. The theme for the event was "Elegance."

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Couponing 101: Top Ten Review

Couponing 101: Top Ten Review

April 16th, 2014 9:08 am by Amanda Arnold-Drinnon

The 'Coupon Diva' reviews her top 10 tips in this week's blog post.

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6 women charged with filing 800 false tax returns

6 women charged with filing 800 false tax returns

April 16th, 2014 7:55 am by Associated Press

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say six women have been charged with filing more than 800 false income tax returns and claiming more than $1.3 million in refunds.

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292 missing, 4 dead in South Korea ferry disaster

292 missing, 4 dead in South Korea ferry disaster

April 16th, 2014 7:49 am by HYUNG-JIN KIM and YOUKYUNG LEE, Associated Press

A ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday.

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Kingsport BMA OKs rezoning for supermarket row property

Kingsport BMA OKs rezoning for supermarket row property

April 16th, 2014 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved the rezoning of 15.5 acres of downtown property, a move undertaken to better accommodate a proposed development for the supermarket row portion of the site.

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Tenn. House votes to express regret for slavery

Tenn. House votes to express regret for slavery

April 15th, 2014 11:23 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The state House has voted to express "profound regret" for slavery and segregation in Tennessee, but stopped short of an outright apology.

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Godsey, Venable square off at BMS forum

Godsey, Venable square off at BMS forum

April 15th, 2014 11:22 pm by J. H. Osborne

BRISTOL, Tenn. — Steve Godsey and Richard Venable, the two candidates for Sullivan County mayor, spent an hour Tuesday answering questions about their experiences, perceptions and abilities when it comes to leading county government.

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