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Adorable new mammal species found 'in plain sight'

Adorable new mammal species found 'in plain sight'

August 15th, 2013 2:38 pm by SETH BORENSTEIN,AP Science Writer

Imagine a mini-raccoon with a teddy bear face that is so cute it's hard to resist, let alone overlook. But somehow science did — until now.

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Fresh from the Farm: Melody Orchard offers visitors a place to pick their own fruits

Fresh from the Farm: Melody Orchard offers visitors a place to pick their own fruits

August 15th, 2013 12:32 pm by Katina Rose

Picking your own fruit at the orchard provides children with a fun and productive activity during the summer months. Customers have the option of picking their own fruit or stopping by to visit the storefront to purchase already-gathered fruit.

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Adidas offers sneak peek of new UT uniforms

Adidas offers sneak peek of new UT uniforms

August 15th, 2013 12:04 pm by Evan woodbery, govolsxtra

Tennessee will officially unveil a new alternative football uniform later Thursday afternoon that features a shadowy charcoal gray jersey and pants complemented by orange numbers and checkered undershirts.

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Judges recuse selves from Kingsport alderman DUI case

Judges recuse selves from Kingsport alderman DUI case

August 15th, 2013 10:21 am by Nick Shepherd

Two judges assigned to the case of a Kingsport alderman arrested for driving under the influence in June have recused themselves from hearing the case.

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Update: Fires force early dismissal of Bulls Gap School

Update: Fires force early dismissal of Bulls Gap School

August 15th, 2013 10:09 am by Jeff Bobo

Both fires were extinguished, but school was officially dismissed at 12:30 p.m. Parents who drop their children off have been able to pick them up. As of 1 p.m., students who ride buses were in the gym awaiting their arrival.

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Lawmaker's bill aimed at holiday greeting

Lawmaker's bill aimed at holiday greeting

August 15th, 2013 9:45 am by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — State Representative Stacey Campfield has filed a bill that he says would assure students and teachers they could wish others Merry Christmas.

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Man gets 10 years in sex-trafficking case for bringing Mexican teen to Knoxville

Man gets 10 years in sex-trafficking case for bringing Mexican teen to Knoxville

August 15th, 2013 9:44 am by Jamie Satterfield, Knoxville News-Sentinel

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered a man who arranged to bring a 16-year-old Mexican girl across the border in return for sex to serve 10 years in prison.

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US consumer prices up as inflation stays mild

US consumer prices up as inflation stays mild

August 15th, 2013 9:31 am by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer prices rose only slightly last month as gas increased more slowly. Overall, the figures showed that inflation remains mild.

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Rogersville rejects  Siemens $4 million  efficiency proposal

Rogersville rejects Siemens $4 million efficiency proposal

August 14th, 2013 11:36 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The Rogersville Board of Mayor and Aldermen rejected a proposed $4.1 million energy efficiency consulting and refitting proposal Tuesday that would have taken more than 14 years to pay off.

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Photo Gallery: K-Mets vs Princeton Day 2

August 14th, 2013 11:27 pm by Ned Jilton

Kingsport Mets continue their homestand. Here are photos from Wednesday night's game against Princeton. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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