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At least 2 kids hurt in New Mexico school shooting

At least 2 kids hurt in New Mexico school shooting

January 14th, 2014 12:39 pm by Associated Press

A gunman opened fire Tuesday at a middle school in the southeastern New Mexico city of Roswell, leaving at least two children injured before being taken into custody.

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36K in Tenn. enroll through insurance marketplace

36K in Tenn. enroll through insurance marketplace

January 14th, 2014 12:24 pm by Associated Press

Adults from ages 55-64 made up 35 percent of the total, while young adults between 18 and 34 made up just 24 percent.

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Storage & organizing ideas using vintage finds

Storage & organizing ideas using vintage finds

January 14th, 2014 11:56 am by Melissa Baskette

One resolution that is likely near the top of many lists is “GET ORGANIZED.” If you love vintage décor, before you head out to buy new organizing systems or products, why not consider incorporating vintage finds to corral that clutter?

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Man killed for texting in movie theater

Man killed for texting in movie theater

January 14th, 2014 10:06 am by Interesting stories we found around the web

A retired police officer in Florida shot a man to death for allegedly refusing to stop texting during a movie.

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Editorial: Sullivan should consider redistricting to reduce number of commissioners

Editorial: Sullivan should consider redistricting to reduce number of commissioners

January 14th, 2014 9:04 am by Staff Report

With a 4.6 percent raise last fall, Sullivan County commissioners are now the highest paid county commissioners in the region. And before they chop one dime from local services that benefit taxpayers, they might consider why we need so many of them.

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‘{One}’ fundraiser making third appearance for children’s hospital

‘{One}’ fundraiser making third appearance for children’s hospital

January 14th, 2014 8:46 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Since she’s in charge of raising money for a children’s hospital, Cookie McKinney thought it reasonable that children should be included in a fundraiser. So she turned to some friends on Broadway who have huge hearts for children.

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Lawyer: Mother of missing Tenn. baby not guilty of abuse

Lawyer: Mother of missing Tenn. baby not guilty of abuse

January 14th, 2014 8:23 am by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

Police said Walker told them she left the baby at home with her 3-year-old son while she took her 5-year-old son to school Thursday. When she returned home, the baby was gone, but the 3-year-old was still there, she said.

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For kids, the rich get thinner and the poor get fatter

For kids, the rich get thinner and the poor get fatter

January 14th, 2014 8:17 am by By Melissa Healy, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

Disparities between rich and poor in obesity rates are not new, and they are only one of many health gaps that make poor patients sicker and more likely to die prematurely than richer ones.

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D-B pulls off twin bill sweep of Central

D-B pulls off twin bill sweep of Central

January 14th, 2014 12:17 am by Greg Peters

Ball control has been a major concern for Dobyns-Bennett throughout the season. But for the second game in a row, the Indians limited their number of turnovers and the result was a second straight win, this time 89-55 over Sullivan Central.

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Kilgore seeks more efficient payment of gas royalties

Kilgore seeks more efficient payment of gas royalties

January 13th, 2014 11:47 pm by Staff Report

Virginia 1st District Delegate Terry Kilgore, R-Gate City, announced Monday his introduction of H.B. 461 dealing with the release of coalbed methane gas royalty funds held in escrow for many years.

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