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Colonial Heights Middle teacher a finalist for McGlothlin Award

Colonial Heights Middle teacher a finalist for McGlothlin Award

January 25th, 2014 7:45 pm by Rick Wagner

Three Tri-Cities teachers, including Stephanie Miller from Sullivan County’s Colonial Heights Middle School, remain among finalists for the 2014 McGlothlin Awards for Teaching Excellence.

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10 records fall in first NET championships at Kingsport Aquatic Center

10 records fall in first NET championships at Kingsport Aquatic Center

January 25th, 2014 7:42 pm by Pat Kenney

For the first time, the Northeast Tennessee Swimming and Diving Championships were held at the new Kingsport Aquatic Center. The competition pool at the facility is built for speed, and speed was the order of the day in Saturday’s NET finals.

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Republicans in Virginia criticize Herring’s gay marriage stance

Republicans in Virginia criticize Herring’s gay marriage stance

January 25th, 2014 7:35 pm by Stephen Igo

By announcing he will not defend Virginia’s constitutional provision defining marriage, the state’s newly installed state attorney general is disregarding the oath of office he took just two weeks ago, Republican officials say.

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Tennessee Chamber of Commerce and Industry: Lack of skilled workers a concern

Tennessee Chamber of Commerce and Industry: Lack of skilled workers a concern

January 25th, 2014 6:33 pm by Hank Hayes

Tennessee’s lack of a qualified and skilled workforce is becoming the business community’s “strongest concern,” the state Chamber of Commerce and Industry (TCCI) advised lawmakers during a regional legislative breakfast on Friday.

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East Tennessee attorney wants school shooting charges dismissed

East Tennessee attorney wants school shooting charges dismissed

January 25th, 2014 5:51 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE — The attorney for accused school shooter Kenny Bartley Jr. has filed a motion to dismiss charges after learning that key videotaped interviews with the surviving victims are missing.

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Two teens killed in Friday night car crash

Two teens killed in Friday night car crash

January 25th, 2014 3:26 pm by J. H. Osborne

Two teenagers were killed in a single vehicle wreck that injured the driver, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

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Historic downtown Rogersville under snow

January 25th, 2014 2:13 pm by Staff Report

Historic downtown Rogersville is beautiful any time of the year, but snow really brings out the best in Tennessee's second oldest city.

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Police arrest estranged husband in 1997 slaying in Tennessee

Police arrest estranged husband in 1997 slaying in Tennessee

January 25th, 2014 2:12 pm by Associated Press

After the case appeared on the television show "Cold Justice," police arrested a Chattanooga woman's estranged husband in her 1997 stabbing death.

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Hurricane Katrina leads swim coach to Kingsport

Hurricane Katrina leads swim coach to Kingsport

January 25th, 2014 2:00 pm by Pat Kenney

The tragedy of Hurricane Katrina turned out to open a great opportunity for swim coach Jorge Blasini.

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Ukraine president offers PM post to opposition

Ukraine president offers PM post to opposition

January 25th, 2014 1:53 pm by JIM HEINTZ and MARIA DANILOVA, Associated Press

Ukraine's embattled president on Saturday offered to make a top opposition leader the prime minister, but it was unclear if the overture would mollify the radical faction of protesters who have clashed with police for much of the last week.

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