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Supreme Court to hear case concerning buffer zone at abortion clinics

Supreme Court to hear case concerning buffer zone at abortion clinics

January 11th, 2014 11:24 pm by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

BOSTON — Eleanor McCullen clutches a baby’s hat knit in pink and blue as she patrols a yellow semicircle painted on the sidewalk outside a Planned Parenthood health clinic on a frigid December morning.

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Vermillion's Blue Devils take 'strange' win over Golden Raiders

Vermillion's Blue Devils take 'strange' win over Golden Raiders

January 11th, 2014 11:22 pm by Greg Peters

It has been a long, strange week for Gate City. The Blue Devils wrapped up a four-game stretch Saturday with a 74-51 non-conference win over Sullivan North. “It’s always good to win, but this was a strange game,” said Gate City coach Scotty Vermillion.

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New initiative seeks to land aviation jobs in region

New initiative seeks to land aviation jobs in region

January 11th, 2014 11:07 pm by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE — An initiative to help aviation jobs take off in Northeast Tennessee appears to be in its early stages, but its academic, property and marketing components are all moving forward.

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Auditors give Kingsport finances clean report for 2013

Auditors give Kingsport finances clean report for 2013

January 11th, 2014 10:44 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Auditors have signed off on Kingsport’s finances for the 2013 fiscal year, giving the Model City a clean opinion, noting only one minor finding regarding the classification of a road improvement project.

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Lynch, Seahawks rumble past Saints 23-15

Lynch, Seahawks rumble past Saints 23-15

January 11th, 2014 10:01 pm by TIM BOOTH, AP Sports Writer

SEATTLE — Marshawn Lynch ran for 140 yards and two touchdowns, Steven Hauschka kicked three field goals in blustery conditions and Seattle’s defense flustered Drew Brees and New Orleans in a 23-15 victory.

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Sullivan County Commission may establish audit committee

Sullivan County Commission may establish audit committee

January 11th, 2014 9:49 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — The Sullivan County Commission appears poised to do something state auditors have asked the county to do for some time: create an audit committee.

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Late 3-pointer gives Texas A&M 57-56 victory over Tennessee

Late 3-pointer gives Texas A&M 57-56 victory over Tennessee

January 11th, 2014 9:46 pm by MATT DIXON, Associated Press

KNOXVILLE — Antwan Space hit a 3-pointer with 4.4 seconds left to lift Texas A&M to a 57-56 victory over Tennessee in Knoxville Saturday night.

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TDOT officials fast-tracking improvements near  Eastman

TDOT officials fast-tracking improvements near Eastman

January 11th, 2014 9:33 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The Tennessee Department of Transportation is fast-tracking nearly $6.5 million worth of roadway improvements along Wilcox Drive and Lincoln Street.

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Volunteer firefighters, emergency responders  relieved by Obamacare ruling

Volunteer firefighters, emergency responders relieved by Obamacare ruling

January 11th, 2014 8:22 pm by Wes Bunch

Local volunteer firefighters and emergency responders can breathe a sigh of relief after the U.S. Treasury Department ruled to exempt them from health insurance requirements under Obamacare.

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Wise County students, staffs thrilled with new schools

Wise County students, staffs thrilled with new schools

January 11th, 2014 8:08 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE COUNTY — Off-the-scale school pride riding a tsunami of joy and excitement pumps through the halls of two brand new Wise County high schools.

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