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Exit 13 bridge construction triggers congestion, delays

Exit 13 bridge construction triggers congestion, delays

November 11th, 2014 8:16 am by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

Although the state began its project at the Tenn. Highway 75/Interstate 26 interchange with the goal of mitigating high traffic levels, transportation officials said drivers shouldn't expect that congestion to disappear any time soon.

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Guest Editorial: Making sure legacy lives on more important than thanks for veterans

Guest Editorial: Making sure legacy lives on more important than thanks for veterans

November 11th, 2014 8:00 am by Kristopher Yarber

The thing is, I don't want recognition. And neither do the vast majority of veterans in this country. What I want is remembrance of the service that we provided as a whole, of the sacrifices and hardships we willingly and proudly endured

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Brothers in ARMS: Fall Branch siblings left for Vietnam within hours of each other

Brothers in ARMS: Fall Branch siblings left for Vietnam within hours of each other

November 11th, 2014 7:55 am by Nick Shepherd

The Ferguson brothers, Randy and Eddie, had always been close. Growing up on a farm in Fall Branch, the two did not have close neighbors, just each other.

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2014-15 NET Boys Hoops: Good-led Crockett gets Big 7 nod; all eyes on South in Three Rivers

2014-15 NET Boys Hoops: Good-led Crockett gets Big 7 nod; all eyes on South in Three Rivers

November 11th, 2014 1:00 am by Dave Ongie

Every fall, the question of who will win the Big 7 boys basketball crown seems to center on the Science Hill vs. Dobyns-Bennett. This fall, however, coaches around the league pointed almost unanimously toward David Crockett.

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Sullivan BOE addresses school calendar, AWOL teachers

Sullivan BOE addresses school calendar, AWOL teachers

November 11th, 2014 12:15 am by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County's 2015-16 school calendar could be a near perfect match of Kingsport's already-set school calendar. And teachers who take unpaid days off after exhausting their leave soon may have to explain their situation to a principal or supervisor.

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About-face: Lady Eagles storm back, oust Warriors in Region 1A West play

About-face: Lady Eagles storm back, oust Warriors in Region 1A West play

November 10th, 2014 11:15 pm by Pat Kenney

Rye Cove, after dropping the first set, swept the next three for an 18-25, 25-16, 25-21, 25-9 victory over Chilhowie on Monday night in the VHSL Region 1A West volleyball quarterfinals in Clinchport.

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Wise School Board to discuss vacancy created by Leftwich's passing

Wise School Board to discuss vacancy created by Leftwich's passing

November 10th, 2014 11:06 pm by Stephen Igo

Wayne Leftwich, 74, was serving the first year of a four-year term when he died unexpectedly at his home last month. Leftwich will be the subject of a special tribute during Tuesday's meeting.

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Homeowner holds burglary suspect at gunpoint

Homeowner holds burglary suspect at gunpoint

November 10th, 2014 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

When Hawkins County Deputy John Tunnell arrived at a burglary complaint just south of Rogersville Thursday evening, he reportedly found the suspect being held at gunpoint by the property owner and two companions.

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Obama calls for tougher Internet regulation

Obama calls for tougher Internet regulation

November 10th, 2014 8:09 pm by ANNE FLAHERTY, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Monday embraced a radical change in how the government treats Internet service.

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34-foot Fraser fir raised in Biltmore's Banquet Hall

34-foot Fraser fir raised in Biltmore's Banquet Hall

November 10th, 2014 8:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

The 250-room chateau is decked out in all its Christmas splendor through Jan. 11, and at the heart of it all is a tradition dating back to 1895.

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