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Ravens hold on for 22-20 win over Steelers

Ravens hold on for 22-20 win over Steelers

November 29th, 2013 12:19 am by Associated Press

BALTIMORE (AP) — Another close game in the spirited rivalry between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens came down to a wacky final two minutes that featured a pair of overturned touchdowns, a couple of injuries and a missed 2-point conversion.

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Local News
Bailey seeks second term as Hawkins County mayor

Bailey seeks second term as Hawkins County mayor

November 28th, 2013 11:32 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Bailey is expected to be challenged by Church Hill Mayor Dennis Deal, who formally announced at the October Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting, and Rogersville businessman Kelly Markham.

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Crime Local News
Brothers sentenced to time served in beating of Scott man

Brothers sentenced to time served in beating of Scott man

November 28th, 2013 11:23 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Marvin Maurice Hale, 27, and his brother, Ronnie Lee Hale, 23, both of Castlewood, had been incarcerated in the Southwest Virginia Regional Jail in Duffield since their arrests on July 4.

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Local News
Kingsport mayor clarifies remarks on BMA oversight of hiring, firing, city manager and  charter

Kingsport mayor clarifies remarks on BMA oversight of hiring, firing, city manager and charter

November 28th, 2013 11:17 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Remember two weeks ago, when Mayor Dennis Phillips said he would like to see the Board of Mayor and Aldermen hire the police chief, city attorney and city recorder, rather than the city manager?

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Education
Fire marshal calls for safety study due to Volunteer High vocational building violations

Fire marshal calls for safety study due to Volunteer High vocational building violations

November 28th, 2013 11:14 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — Volunteer High School’s vocational building recently received bad marks during a fire marshal inspection due to some walls and doors that were installed after the facility was originally constructed in 1980.

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Local News
Ramsey's daughter plans run for Sullivan register of deeds

Ramsey's daughter plans run for Sullivan register of deeds

November 28th, 2013 11:10 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — A petition to run in the Republican party primary, seeking the GOP nomination for Sullivan County register of deeds, has been issued for Sheena Ramsey Tinsley. Bart Long told the Times-News he will not seek re-election next August.

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Crime Local News
Jewel heist suspect returned from Virginia jail to Hawkins

Jewel heist suspect returned from Virginia jail to Hawkins

November 28th, 2013 10:18 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Virginia man charged with a Hawkins County home burglary that occurred last year was identified after the victim reportedly found her jewelry in a Morristown pawn shop four months later.

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News Regional & National
Balloons steal show at NYC parade after wind fears

Balloons steal show at NYC parade after wind fears

November 28th, 2013 6:32 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — “The balloons are the best part,” 11-year-old Matthew Ragbe said as he watched them leave their launch pads on 77th Street and turn the corner to face the crowds of parade-goers, many of whom waited hours to secure a good viewing spot.

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Entertainment
‘A Christmas Story’ at 30: Movie has become part of the family

‘A Christmas Story’ at 30: Movie has become part of the family

November 28th, 2013 5:10 pm by THOMAS J. SHEERAN, Associated Press

CLEVELAND (AP) — Even after three decades, the triple-dog dare doesn’t get old. The film “A Christmas Story” opened 30 years ago to mixed reviews but has shown its staying power as a holiday family favorite.

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Sports
Lions score 37 straight in 40-10 rout over Packers

Lions score 37 straight in 40-10 rout over Packers

November 28th, 2013 4:57 pm by Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions were dominant after a shaky start and snapped a few losing streaks. The Lions (7-5) had lost their last two games, five consecutive against Green Bay and a franchise record nine straight in their annual Thanksgiving game.

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