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Virginia Board of Education recognizes Yuma Elementary

Virginia Board of Education recognizes Yuma Elementary

January 2nd, 2014 9:26 pm by Wes Bunch

Yuma Elementary was one of only two elementary schools in the commonwealth to be recognized Thursday as a highly distinguished Title I school.

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Loaded logging truck stolen in Johnson County

Loaded logging truck stolen in Johnson County

January 2nd, 2014 7:41 pm by NET News Service

MOUNTAIN CITY — A reward was being offered for information related to a loaded logging truck that was stolen from the Roan Creek area of Johnson County on New Year's Day.

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Marines delay female fitness plan after half fail

Marines delay female fitness plan after half fail

January 2nd, 2014 6:18 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than half of female Marines in boot camp can’t do three pullups, the minimum standard that was supposed to take effect with the new year.

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Entertainment
Fans are up for ‘Downton Abbey’ starting season 4

Fans are up for ‘Downton Abbey’ starting season 4

January 2nd, 2014 5:56 pm by FRAZIER MOORE, Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — On the premiere, airing Sunday at 9 p.m. EST on PBS, Lady Mary Crawley has buckled under the weight of widowhood six months after her husband, Matthew, perished in a car crash. Mary dismisses their infant son as “a poor little orphan.”

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Five money resolutions for the new year

Five money resolutions for the new year

January 2nd, 2014 5:40 pm by JOSEPH PISANI, Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — New Year’s resolutions often involve eating better and exercising, but you can also use the start of the year to get financially fit.

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Witness implicates Hawkins teen in school burglary, truck theft and recycling center heist

Witness implicates Hawkins teen in school burglary, truck theft and recycling center heist

January 2nd, 2014 4:04 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County teen accused in the burglaries of a school and a county recycling center, as well as theft of a truck that was abandoned during a police chase, was turned over to Hawkins County authorities Wednesday morning.

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Minister wanted in wife's death arrested in Tenn.

Minister wanted in wife's death arrested in Tenn.

January 2nd, 2014 3:45 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

An Alabama minister wanted in connection with the death of his wife has been arrested at the Nashville International Airport trying to leave the country.

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VDOT braces for treacherous conditions in SW Va.

VDOT braces for treacherous conditions in SW Va.

January 2nd, 2014 2:38 pm by Stephen Igo

While warmer temperatures during the day helped clear the ice, Southwest Virginia road crews are now bracing for the snow that's expected later tonight.

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Sullivan County man pursues acting dreams to LA

Sullivan County man pursues acting dreams to LA

January 2nd, 2014 2:04 pm by Nick Shepherd

Eric Jepson, a 2009 Sullivan Central graduate, followed his dreams of an acting to career to Los Angeles and now has a role in "Hunger Games: Catching Fire" in his resume.

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Update: Major Sullivan roadways reopened after morning black ice incidents

Update: Major Sullivan roadways reopened after morning black ice incidents

January 2nd, 2014 1:36 pm by Staff Report

Motorists are urged to continue using caution, as slick spots are still possible. Emergency responders and tow trucks are also still working to clear crashes from earlier this morning.

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