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Bryan College losing nearly 25% of faculty after 'Adam and Eve' controversy

Bryan College losing nearly 25% of faculty after 'Adam and Eve' controversy

May 4th, 2014 4:35 pm by Associated Press

The dispute at Bryan College began in when trustees clarified the school's statement of belief to state that Adam and Eve were historical people who were not created from previously existing life forms.

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Nigerian leader: New order to free 276 abducted girls

Nigerian leader: New order to free 276 abducted girls

May 4th, 2014 4:30 pm by BASHIR ADIGUN and MICHELLE FAUL, Associated Press

Nigeria's president met through the night with security, school and state officials and issued a new directive that "everything must be done" to free the 276 girls held captive by Islamic extremists, one of his advisers said Sunday.

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Brandts pitches Virginia-Wise to MEC tournament title

Brandts pitches Virginia-Wise to MEC tournament title

May 4th, 2014 4:00 pm by Staff Report

Freshman Taylor Brandts pitched Virginia-Wise to a 6-2 victory over West Virginia Wesleyan on Sunday in the MEC softball tournament championship game.

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Powerade dropping controversial ingredient BVO

Powerade dropping controversial ingredient BVO

May 4th, 2014 2:54 pm by CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry Writer

Coca-Cola is dropping a controversial ingredient from its Powerade sports drink. Brominated vegetable oil had been the target of a petition by a teenager, who questioned its use in a drink marketed toward health-conscious athletes.

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America's first museum puts rare-flag collection on display

May 4th, 2014 1:49 pm by BRUCE SMITH, Associated Press

Dozens of flags, many never displayed in modern times, go on exhibit Monday at the Charleston Museum, the earliest museum in America. The collection spans two centuries.

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Odessa police free 67 detained in deadly clashes

Odessa police free 67 detained in deadly clashes

May 4th, 2014 1:34 pm by NICOLAE DUMITRACHE and PETER LEONARD, Associated Press

Hundreds of pro-Russian demonstrators stormed police headquarters in Odessa on Sunday and won the release of 67 people detained after deadly clashes in the Ukrainian port city.

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Heritage Glass investment, powerful storms, Prom 2014 photo galleries and more stories you may have missed

Heritage Glass investment, powerful storms, Prom 2014 photo galleries and more stories you may have missed

May 4th, 2014 10:10 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Koesters propels Rebels to win in 1-AA opener

Koesters propels Rebels to win in 1-AA opener

May 3rd, 2014 9:50 pm by Pat Kenney

It was another day at the office for Sullivan South's Russell Koesters, who used his pitching arm and his bat to lead the Rebels to an 8-2 win over Elizabethton in the opening game of the District 1-AA baseball tournament Saturday.

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Lt. Governor's daughter outspends competition in Sullivan County race

Lt. Governor's daughter outspends competition in Sullivan County race

May 3rd, 2014 9:28 pm by J. H. Osborne

Sheena Ramsey Tinsley, who is running on a platform that includes knowing how to cut costs and wasteful spending, is outspending her competition by a two-to-one margin in her campaign to become the GOP nominee for Sullivan County Register of Deeds.

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Roads, water and sewer, schools at top of city's capital improvements list

Roads, water and sewer, schools at top of city's capital improvements list

May 3rd, 2014 9:26 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — In no uncertain terms, the Board of Mayor and Aldermen wants to see the condition of Kingsport's roads improved.

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