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Before they governed, they played under the Friday night lights

Before they governed, they played under the Friday night lights

August 25th, 2013 1:40 pm by BOB LEWIS, AP Political Writer

In a few days in Virginia, the seasonal magic and majesty of America's most venerated Friday night pursuit renews itself. And once among those former high school football players were today's governors and legislators.

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Fracking health project puts numbers to debate

Fracking health project puts numbers to debate

August 25th, 2013 1:38 pm by KEVIN BEGOS, Associated Press

A project examining the local health impacts from natural gas drilling is providing some of the first preliminary numbers about people who may be affected, and the results challenge both the industry and its critics.

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Man nabbed with pills, syringes at Hawkins church faces drug trafficking charge

Man nabbed with pills, syringes at Hawkins church faces drug trafficking charge

August 25th, 2013 1:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

T.J. Bernard was found parked behind the New Hope Church south of Rogersville allegedly in possession of a pill bottle, containing 30 oxycodone pills, which is a Schedule II narcotic commonly referred to as "Roxys."

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Syria agrees to U.N. probe of purported chemical weapons attacks

Syria agrees to U.N. probe of purported chemical weapons attacks

August 25th, 2013 1:25 pm by ALBERT AJI, Associated Press

Syria reached an agreement with the United Nations on Sunday to allow a team of international experts to visit the site of alleged chemical weapons attacks last week outside Damascus, state media and the U.N. said.

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Sports
Former Titans LB Bulluck charged with robbing cabbie

Former Titans LB Bulluck charged with robbing cabbie

August 25th, 2013 1:15 pm by Associated Press

Metro Nashville Police have charged former Tennessee Titans linebacker Keith Bulluck with felony robbery after a cab driver accused him of taking money during an argument.

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Stories you may have missed

Stories you may have missed

August 25th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

A look back at some of the interesting stories you may have missed this week, including bad tattoos and a winery costing Kingsport $1.2 million.

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PHOTO GALLERY: 2013 IRWIN Tools Night Race, BMS

August 25th, 2013 12:17 am by Jonathan McCoy

Pictures from the IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Aug. 24, 2013

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U.S. moves naval forces toward Syria; inquiry continues

U.S. moves naval forces toward Syria; inquiry continues

August 24th, 2013 11:13 pm by BRADLEY KLAPPER, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — U.S. intelligence officials sought Saturday to determine whether Syria’s government unleashed a deadly chemical weapons attack on its people. At the same time, the Obama administration prepared for a possible military response.

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Kenseth recovers  from pit road speeding penalty to win IRWIN Tools Night Race

Kenseth recovers from pit road speeding penalty to win IRWIN Tools Night Race

August 24th, 2013 10:39 pm by Dave Ongie

As the laps wound down at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday night, Matt Kenseth didn’t give an inch and Kasey Kahne couldn’t bring himself to take one.

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Scott County SOL scores lower, but still beat state average

Scott County SOL scores lower, but still beat state average

August 24th, 2013 10:08 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — More rigorous questions and mandated changes in how tests are taken combined to have a negative impact on Standards of Learning scores for schools in Scott County, according to preliminary figures.

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