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Manning says Godsey 'instructed' him to fire Sullivan highway workers

Manning says Godsey 'instructed' him to fire Sullivan highway workers

February 15th, 2014 12:15 am by J. H. Osborne

Bobbie Manning got more specific Friday about his allegations that Sullivan County Mayor Steve Godsey's advice has played a role in decisions at the Sullivan County Highway Department in recent weeks.

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VW workers at Chattanooga plant reject union

VW workers at Chattanooga plant reject union

February 15th, 2014 12:01 am by Associated Press

The 712-626 vote released late Friday stunned many labor experts who expected a UAW win because Volkswagen tacitly endorsed the union and even allowed organizers into the Chattanooga factory to make sales pitches.

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'Toppers, Vikings power way to 1-AAA wins

'Toppers, Vikings power way to 1-AAA wins

February 14th, 2014 11:57 pm by George Thwaites

Science Hill guard Garrison Brown slipped in under Volunteer's defensive radar in Friday's 65-49 District 1-AAA victory. In the night's other game, Tennessee High jumped out to an early lead and went on to a 77-44 win over Sullivan Central.

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Venable to challenge Godsey for Sullivan mayor in GOP primary

Venable to challenge Godsey for Sullivan mayor in GOP primary

February 14th, 2014 10:30 pm by J. H. Osborne

For the past seven years, former county mayor Richard Venable has been at the helm of the countywide economic development organization NETWORKS - Sullivan Partnership, serving as president and CEO until the end of 2013.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Volunteer-Science Hill, 1-AAA boys basketball

February 14th, 2014 10:26 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Friday's District 1-AAA basketball tournament game between Volunteer and Science Hill.

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Lawsuit over alleged secret meetings dropped

Lawsuit over alleged secret meetings dropped

February 14th, 2014 9:22 pm by Matthew Lane

Angie Stanley and Monica Comsa filed the lawsuit in Sullivan County Chancery Court on April 19, naming Kingsport, Sullivan County, the Board of Mayor and Aldermen and both the city and county boards of education as the defendants.

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Community Scrapbook: It's More Snow Fun!

February 14th, 2014 5:46 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Community Scrapbook features "More Snow Fun," a collection of reader-submitted photos. We asked for snow photos and readers responded with dozens - and they're still rolling in.

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King University President Greg Jordan resigns, Richard Ray named as interim

King University President Greg Jordan resigns, Richard Ray named as interim

February 14th, 2014 5:08 pm by Rick Wagner

A nationwide search will be conducted to select the university's next president. In recent months, Jordan has faced criticism from students, faculty and alumni unhappy about his direction for the university.

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Prosecutors: Ex-NFL player Sharper may have been involved in 5 more rapes

Prosecutors: Ex-NFL player Sharper may have been involved in 5 more rapes

February 14th, 2014 4:38 pm by LINDA DEUTSCH, AP Special Correspondent

Prosecutors charged former NFL safety Darren Sharper on Friday with raping and drugging two women in California and disclosed he is under investigation in connection with five more drug-related rapes in three other states.

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State suspends  cemetery owner/operator in Hawkins

State suspends cemetery owner/operator in Hawkins

February 14th, 2014 4:07 pm by Jeff Bobo

Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance Commissioner Julie Mix McPeak entered an order of summary suspension against Vickie L. Ringley, 52, 536 Carters Valley Loop, Rogersville - owner and operator of Hawkins County Memorial Gardens.

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