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Christian group plans prayer to open Hawkins ‘Super Bowl’

Christian group plans prayer to open Hawkins ‘Super Bowl’

September 11th, 2013 10:11 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The Hawkins County-based Christian organization Expecting God’s Help (EGH) released a statement announcing it will be leading a recital of “The Lord’s Prayer” during a moment of silence that will be observed prior to kickoff Friday night.

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: Rogersville park recognized by state for variety of tree species - VIDEO

September 11th, 2013 9:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

Crockett Spring Park, which is the final resting place of Davy Crockett's grandparents and Rogersville founder Joseph Rogers, was dedicated Wednesday as one of Tennessee's approximately 70 state certified arboretums.

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Securing Hawkins school entrances could cost up to $1.4 million

Securing Hawkins school entrances could cost up to $1.4 million

September 11th, 2013 9:29 pm by Jeff Bobo

On Sept. 5 the Hawkins County Board of Education heard a report from architect Don Solt on his recent study into what can be done to beef up security at the entrances of every school in the system.

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Lee County residents shocked,  angered by hospital’s closing

Lee County residents shocked, angered by hospital’s closing

September 11th, 2013 8:45 pm by Nick Shepherd

“As a nurse this not only saddens me it scares me,” Teresa Fultz Rowland wrote on Facebook. “I had the misfortune of witnessing what a local hospital closing can cost a person.”

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Yahoo: 5 SEC stars, including UT's Tyler Bray, received payouts during career

Yahoo: 5 SEC stars, including UT's Tyler Bray, received payouts during career

September 11th, 2013 8:13 pm by Associated Press

The Yahoo report Wednesday cited text messages and financial records of former Alabama defensive end Luther Davis and an unnamed NFL source who said Davis was a go-between for the players with NFL agents and financial advisers.

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A look at Sept. 11 commemorations in US, abroad

A look at Sept. 11 commemorations in US, abroad

September 11th, 2013 6:48 pm by Associated Press

In a sadly familiar ceremony, friends and relatives of World Trade Center attack victims gathered at the National Sept. 11 Memorial plaza to call out the names of the dead and read messages to lost loved ones.

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Colo. recalls show risk of supporting gun control

Colo. recalls show risk of supporting gun control

September 11th, 2013 6:07 pm by Associated Press

DENVER (AP) — Democratic voters in Colorado helped remove two state senators of their own party — an ouster that was both intensely local and a national test of what can happen to lawmakers who support gun restrictions in battleground states.

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Kingsport attempted murder suspect arrested in Kentucky

Kingsport attempted murder suspect arrested in Kentucky

September 11th, 2013 3:41 pm by Rain Smith

A man accused of stabbing a 64-year-old Kingsport woman multiple times — angry because she wouldn't provide more cash when he asked for "gas money" — has been apprehended in Kentucky.

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From the archives: Retired NYPD officer remembers Sept. 11, 2001 moment by moment

From the archives: Retired NYPD officer remembers Sept. 11, 2001 moment by moment

September 11th, 2013 2:05 pm by Marci Gore

When Keith Cunningham began his shift as the administrative lieutenant for the Sixth Precinct of the New York City Police Department the morning of Sept. 11, 2001 nothing hinted that, in less than two hours, tragedy would strike his city.

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Court reporter sentenced for obstructing federal investigation

Court reporter sentenced for obstructing federal investigation

September 11th, 2013 1:49 pm by Wes Bunch

A Southwest Virginia television station owner and court room reporter was sentenced to over a year in prison during an appearance Tuesday in federal court in Abingdon.

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