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D-B's Cary Daniels honored by the TSSAA

D-B's Cary Daniels honored by the TSSAA

October 2nd, 2013 8:09 pm by Pat Kenney

Dobyns-Bennett athletic director Cary Daniels has been selected to receive the TSSAA’s Distinguished Service Recognition award.

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Pressure mounts to fix health insurance exchanges

Pressure mounts to fix health insurance exchanges

October 2nd, 2013 7:33 pm by JULIET WILLIAMS, Associated Press

The pressure is on for the federal government and states running their own health insurance exchanges to get the systems up and running after overloaded websites and jammed phone lines frustrated consumers for a second day.

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South girls capture state golf title, boys finish second

South girls capture state golf title, boys finish second

October 2nd, 2013 6:54 pm by Pat Kenney

The Sullivan South girls shot a final-round 159 for a two-day total of 315 and captured the TSSAA Class A-AA state golf championship held at WillowBrook Golf Club in Manchester on Wednesday.

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Man convicted in fatal 2005 Johnson City North Roan drag racing crash released from prison

Man convicted in fatal 2005 Johnson City North Roan drag racing crash released from prison

October 2nd, 2013 6:44 pm by Rex Barber, NET News Service

David Phillips, convicted for his role in a drag race that ended in a fiery crash that killed a local high school homecoming queen and seriously burned her friend in late September 2005, was released from prison Monday.

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Authorities say eight killed, 14 injured in church bus crash in Jefferson County

Authorities say eight killed, 14 injured in church bus crash in Jefferson County

October 2nd, 2013 3:06 pm by Associated Press

DANDRIDGE, Tenn. — A bus taking a church group home to North Carolina blew a tire, veered across a median and crashed into a sport utility vehicle and tractor-trailer Wednesday in a wreck that killed eight people, authorities said.

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Some in GOP not heeding old big business allies

Some in GOP not heeding old big business allies

October 2nd, 2013 1:46 pm by CHARLES BABINGTON, Associated Press; JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press

Business leaders are taking sides with Democratic President Barack Obama after failing to persuade their traditional Republican allies in Congress to avert a government shutdown.

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Glitches persist as gov't blames high demand

Glitches persist as gov't blames high demand

October 2nd, 2013 1:31 pm by CARLA K. JOHNSON, AP Medical Writer

Computer glitches frustrated more Americans checking out their options under President Barack Obama's health care law, and administration officials said Wednesday the problems are mainly due to high consumer interest, not hidden flaws.

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Best-selling author Tom Clancy has died at age 66

Best-selling author Tom Clancy has died at age 66

October 2nd, 2013 12:52 pm by HILLEL ITALIE, AP National Writer

Tom Clancy, whose high-tech, Cold War thrillers such as "The Hunt for Red October" and "Patriot Games" made him the most widely read and influential military novelist of his time, has died. He was 66.

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Children through middle school take Cardboard Challenge

Children through middle school take Cardboard Challenge

October 2nd, 2013 10:38 am by Holly Nelms

KINGSPORT — The city’s first Cardboard Challenge event will be held at the Farmers Market on the corner of Center and Clinchfield streets from 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Oct. 5.

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Kingsport woman charged with TennCare fraud for doctor shopping

Kingsport woman charged with TennCare fraud for doctor shopping

October 2nd, 2013 9:55 am by Staff reports

A Kingsport woman has been charged with TennCare fraud after doctor shopping, the Office of Inspector General announced Wednesday.

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