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Fundraiser for new Cherokee band uniforms features dinner and live music

Fundraiser for new Cherokee band uniforms features dinner and live music

October 23rd, 2013 8:44 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — They aren’t going to sing for their supper, but the Cherokee High School Marching Band will perform for new uniforms at a fundraising event scheduled for Nov. 9.

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Bill to cap Johnson City outside sewer rates under scrutiny

Bill to cap Johnson City outside sewer rates under scrutiny

October 23rd, 2013 8:16 pm by Hank Hayes

Legislation capping Johnson City’s outside water and sewer rates at a 50 percent increase of the rate charged to city customers was the focus of state-level debate and scrutiny on Wednesday.

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Soft-spoken teen accused of killing Massachusetts teacher

Soft-spoken teen accused of killing Massachusetts teacher

October 23rd, 2013 8:15 pm by JAY LINDSAY, Associated Press

DANVERS, Mass. — A well-liked teacher was found slain in woods behind this quiet Massachusetts town’s high school, and a 14-year-old boy who was found walking along a state highway overnight was charged with killing her.

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Trial delayed for former Scott County teacher accused of abuse

Trial delayed for former Scott County teacher accused of abuse

October 23rd, 2013 8:06 pm by Wes Bunch

A former Scott County Public Schools special education teacher accused of abusing a mentally handicapped student who was under her supervision won’t face a jury until early next year after her case was continued Wednesday.

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PHOTO GALLERY: MSHA chief offers students advice on future health care careers

PHOTO GALLERY: MSHA chief offers students advice on future health care careers

October 23rd, 2013 7:26 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — Medical therapeutics students at Volunteer High School recently constructed a four-story scale model hospital complete with miniature versions of each type of service and department that a typical hospital contains.

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TDOT, Kingsport officials break ground for I-26 welcome center building

October 23rd, 2013 6:12 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The Tennessee Department of Transportation expects its newest welcome center on Interstate 26 in Kingsport to open in July 2014 and serve about 400,000 visitors each year.

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South wins, Dobyns-Bennett falls in first-round matches at TSSAA state volleyball tournament

South wins, Dobyns-Bennett falls in first-round matches at TSSAA state volleyball tournament

October 23rd, 2013 3:56 pm by Pat Kenney

Houston upended Dobyns-Bennett 12-25, 25-21, 25-21, 25-7 in the opening round of the Class AAA tournament.

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Johnson City mother pleads not guilty to selling daughter into child porn

Johnson City mother pleads not guilty to selling daughter into child porn

October 23rd, 2013 3:02 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Johnson City mother accused with her husband of selling their children into pornography pleaded not guilty to multiple charges this morning in federal court.

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New Va. texting law snares 328 motorists

New Va. texting law snares 328 motorists

October 23rd, 2013 1:00 pm by Stephen Igo

Legislators amended state code this year to make texting while driving a primary offense. A violation is a traffic infraction punishable, for the first offense, by a fine of $125 and, for a second or subsequent offense, $250.

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WJHL to stream Tennessee-Alabama game

WJHL to stream Tennessee-Alabama game

October 23rd, 2013 12:52 pm by Staff Report

Since the first of the month, WJHL parent company Media General has been in a retransmission dispute with DISH Network. Both Media General and DISH have been unable to resolve rates to be paid to local TV stations offered to DISH subscribers.

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