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Lee County woman pleads guilty to over $48,000 in welfare fraud

Lee County woman pleads guilty to over $48,000 in welfare fraud

April 6th, 2014 1:52 pm by Wes Bunch

A Southwest Virginia woman who fraudulently collected nearly $50,000 in welfare money over a four-year period pleaded guilty to 10 felony counts this week in Lee County Circuit Court.

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Photos Videos Results NASCAR/Racing

Official results, support division video, and more photos from Kingsport Speedway season opener - VIDEO

April 6th, 2014 12:42 pm by Staff Report

Video includes Alan Rich's last lap bump-and-run pass for the win in the Street Stock feature, as well as post race reaction from Rich and second place Nick Cole.

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Legion doomed: Workers begin demolishing landmark, Shipley will have challengers, Clinch River State Park gets initial funding and more stories you may have missed

Legion doomed: Workers begin demolishing landmark, Shipley will have challengers, Clinch River State Park gets initial funding and more stories you may have missed

April 6th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

A sampling of some of the interesting and important stories appearing this past week on TimesNews.net.Read more: Local News | Kingsport Times-News http://www.timesnews.net/section/local-news/5#ixzz2xwDt7hHEFollow us: @timesnewsonline on Twitter | timesnew

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Local News Business & Technology
Small business summit coming to Southwest Virginia

Small business summit coming to Southwest Virginia

April 6th, 2014 9:43 am by Staff Report

Aspiring and active small business entrepreneurs in Southwest Virginia are invited to The Opportunity Summit on May 8, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the Southwest Virginia Technology Development Center in Lebanon.

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Sports
Kentucky slips past Wisconsin 74-73, will play for national title

Kentucky slips past Wisconsin 74-73, will play for national title

April 6th, 2014 12:35 am by EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer

ARLINGTON, Texas — No, this was not an instant replay, though it certainly is turning into a highlight reel Kentucky and Aaron Harrison could get used to watching over and over again.

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Crime Local News
Bristol woman arrested following five wrecks in 10 minutes

Bristol woman arrested following five wrecks in 10 minutes

April 5th, 2014 11:05 pm by NET News Service

Police said a Bristol woman was arrested after she was involved in five different auto accidents in less than 10 minutes.

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Three Cherokee High School students named to All State band

Three Cherokee High School students named to All State band - VIDEO

April 5th, 2014 10:57 pm by Jeff Bobo

On Thursday, the Hawkins County Board of Education honored Cherokee's three All State band members: freshman Nick Fisher on euphonium, junior Nathan Carpenter on trombone, and senior Hannah Thurman on the alto saxophone.

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Hawkins County schools' IRS fine cut nearly $70,000

Hawkins County schools' IRS fine cut nearly $70,000

April 5th, 2014 10:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The good news is that the Internal Revenue Service has agreed to cut a fine levied on Hawkins County Schools last year by almost $70,000.

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Sports
UConn knocks off top-seeded Florida to reach national championship

UConn knocks off top-seeded Florida to reach national championship

April 5th, 2014 10:12 pm by JIM O'CONNELL, AP Basketball Writer

Connecticut didn't wait for the final buzzer to beat Florida this time. The Huskies, the seventh seed in the NCAA East Regional, had outstanding games on both ends of the court to beat overall No. 1 seed Florida 63-53 on Saturday night.

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Wise Central, Burton find themselves in deep end of Eastman Invitational pool

Wise Central, Burton find themselves in deep end of Eastman Invitational pool

April 5th, 2014 9:47 pm by Greg Peters

Forty teams. Eighty games. All in 15 hours. And that was just Saturday in the Kingsport/Eastman Invitational softball tournament.

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