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Virginia emerging as key in gay marriage fight

Virginia emerging as key in gay marriage fight

January 19th, 2014 2:49 pm by STEVE SZKOTAK, Associated Press

Two federal lawsuits challenging Virginia's constitutional ban on gay marriage are moving forward, and a hearing on one of the cases is scheduled for Jan. 30.

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Regional & National Education
SAILS program giving Tennessee seniors a jump on college math

SAILS program giving Tennessee seniors a jump on college math

January 19th, 2014 2:05 pm by Associated Press

A state program called Seamless Alignment and Integrated Learning Support is helping Tennessee high school seniors complete a remedial math course before they start college.

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Kingsport Speedway hosts competitor 'meet and greet' about new two-track system

Kingsport Speedway hosts competitor 'meet and greet' about new two-track system

January 19th, 2014 2:00 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport Speedway will race on Friday nights, although it will begin with a Saturday event on March 29. LPR will begin its season in April and race two Saturdays per month.

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MLK discusses Kennedy in rediscovered 1960 tape

MLK discusses Kennedy in rediscovered 1960 tape

January 19th, 2014 1:49 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

As the nation reflects on the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., an audiotape of an interview with the civil rights leader discovered in a Tennessee attic sheds new light on a famous phone call John F. Kennedy made to King's wife 50-plus years ago.

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Sports Business & Technology
'Omaha! Omaha! Omaha!' Travel site offers Manning-related deal

'Omaha! Omaha! Omaha!' Travel site offers Manning-related deal

January 19th, 2014 1:27 pm by Associated Press

Anyone traveling to Omaha this spring could benefit if Peyton Manning shouts "Omaha" at least 50 times in the AFC championship game. The Denver Broncos play the New England Patriots on Sunday afternoon.

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Community Local News
Rogersville MLK Day march and service followed by former local pastor book signing

Rogersville MLK Day march and service followed by former local pastor book signing

January 19th, 2014 12:25 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The annual Martin Luther King Day Unity March and Worship Service in Rogersville will begin at noon today in front of the Hawkins County Courthouse.

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Bell closes the book on 32-year attorney general career

Bell closes the book on 32-year attorney general career

January 19th, 2014 11:29 am by Jeff Bobo

As a Democrat, Bell is a bit of an anomaly in East Tennessee, serving as Third Judicial District Attorney General in the heavily Republican counties of Greene, Hamblen and Hancock and Hawkins since 1982.

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Beloved teacher gets new wings, Imagination Library books shredded and more stories you may have missed

Beloved teacher gets new wings, Imagination Library books shredded and more stories you may have missed

January 19th, 2014 9:24 am by Staff Report

A sampling of some of the interesting and important stories appearing this past week on TimesNews.net.

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Sports
Manning and Brady, who meet Sunday in AFC title game, inextricably linked

Manning and Brady, who meet Sunday in AFC title game, inextricably linked

January 19th, 2014 5:15 am by Zach Berman, The Philadelphia Inquirer (MCT)

Dan Klecko won Super Bowl rings with Peyton Manning and Tom Brady. He’s one of five players to catch a touchdown from both. And he knows there’s something different about Manning vs. Brady weeks for the two teams involved.

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Local News
Smokey Mountain Medical Marijuana Rights Rally to be held

Smokey Mountain Medical Marijuana Rights Rally to be held

January 18th, 2014 11:18 pm by Gary B. Gray, NET News Service

A Bluff City man has organized the Smokey Mountain Medical Marijuana Rights Rally in support of pending legislation in Nashville that would legalize prescribing cannabis to qualifying patients.

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