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Tri-Cities continues to shed jobs

Tri-Cities continues to shed jobs

August 6th, 2014 8:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Still, the East Tennessee State University Bureau of Business and Economic Research notes the jobless rate for the metro area is 6.3 percent compared to 7.7 percent a year earlier.

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United Way merger in Southwest Virginia

United Way merger in Southwest Virginia

August 6th, 2014 7:00 pm by Marci Gore

The regional service area will include Bland, Buchanan, Carroll, Dickenson, Grayson, Russell, Scott, Smyth, Tazewell, Washington and Wise counties, as well as the cities of Galax and Norton.

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Space probe catches up with comet  after 10-year pursuit

Space probe catches up with comet after 10-year pursuit

August 6th, 2014 6:04 pm by Associated Press

Europe's Rosetta probe will orbit and study the giant lump of dust and ice as it hurtles toward the sun and, if all goes according to plan, drop a lander onto the comet in the coming months.

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Teen allegedly admits to planning to sell marijuana

Teen allegedly admits to planning to sell marijuana

August 6th, 2014 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County teen allegedly admitted to authorities that he planned on selling the 31.7 grams of marijuana that police found in his vehicle at a party Friday night.

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Big Stone Gap man allegedly steals car, burglarizes church

Big Stone Gap man allegedly steals car, burglarizes church

August 6th, 2014 4:58 pm by NET News Service

According to a press release from the Washington County Sheriff's Office, Adam Scott Mitchell, 30, was arrested Wednesday as a fugitive from justice after a routine traffic stop.

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Hawaii residents stock up ahead of two hurricanes

Hawaii residents stock up ahead of two hurricanes

August 6th, 2014 4:54 pm by JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER and AUDREY McAVOY, Associated Press

Hawaii residents furiously stocked up on essentials as two hurricanes churned toward the islands, prompting flash flood warnings, closing schools and disrupting travel plans across the islands.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Our Family Vacation

August 6th, 2014 4:45 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features family vacation photos from Savannah, Ga. The photos were taken and submitted by Jeff Mullins.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Historian and Author Robert E. Lee (Bobby) Krick Appearing in Kingsport.

August 6th, 2014 3:54 pm by Ned Jilton

The Tri-Cities Civil War Round Table is bringing Robert E. Lee (Bobby) Krick, Civil War historian to Kingsport Monday, Aug 11.

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Woman violates recovery court conditions three times since May

Woman violates recovery court conditions three times since May

August 6th, 2014 2:46 pm by Jeff Bobo

Chasity Onalou Livesay wore one of Hawkins County Sessions Judge J. Todd Ross' "Breaking the Cycle" Recovery Court T-shirts to court Monday — despite the fact that she has failed three chances in Recovery Court to break her own cycle of drug abuse.

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Hawkins County BOE approves budget seeking 12-cent property tax increase

Hawkins County BOE approves budget seeking 12-cent property tax increase

August 6th, 2014 1:24 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County school leaders want to cover this year's pending budget deficit, which had been cut to $2 million as of Tuesday, with an even split between new tax revenue and dipping into savings.

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