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Police: Three women held captive for 30 years in London home

Police: Three women held captive for 30 years in London home

November 22nd, 2013 12:10 am by CASSANDRA VINOGRAD, Associated Press

Three women have been freed after spending 30 years held captive in a south London home, including one woman believed to have spent her entire life in domestic slavery, police said Thursday.

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Democrats vote to curb filibusters on appointees

Democrats vote to curb filibusters on appointees

November 21st, 2013 11:40 pm by ALAN FRAM, Associated Press

Democrats took a chunk out of the Senate’s hallowed filibuster tradition on Thursday and cleared the way for speedy confirmation of controversial appointments made by President Barack Obama and chief executives in the future.

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Sullivan school board looking at potential uses for Kingsley property

Sullivan school board looking at potential uses for Kingsley property

November 21st, 2013 11:17 pm by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County school board members say they are getting ready to turn the old Kingsley Elementary School building back over to the county, but not before potential reuses are explored.

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Sullivan commission OKs $100K-plus settlement in home-burning lawsuit

Sullivan commission OKs $100K-plus settlement in home-burning lawsuit

November 21st, 2013 9:48 pm by J. H. Osborne

Sullivan County taxpayers will pay two women $100,000 — and the county’s insurance company will contribute about $20,000 more — to end a lawsuit stemming from the burning of a home during a police standoff, according to a settlement agreement.

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Veteran UT line seeks complete performance

Veteran UT line seeks complete performance

November 21st, 2013 8:56 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee’s offensive line hasn’t quite lived up to its preseason hopes of developing into the nation’s best, but it unquestionably remains the Vols' greatest strength. The line features four seniors playing their final home game Saturday against Vandy.

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Scott Chamber Christmas ornament commemorates county bicentennial

Scott Chamber Christmas ornament commemorates county bicentennial

November 21st, 2013 7:49 pm by Wes Bunch

The holidays are fast approaching and that means the Scott County Chamber of Commerce’s popular Christmas ornaments are on sale once again.

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Traffic stop in Bulls Gap lands three in jail on meth delivery charges

Traffic stop in Bulls Gap lands three in jail on meth delivery charges

November 21st, 2013 5:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

Three people were accused of meth trafficking Sunday evening after Hawkins County deputies allegedly found methamphetamine packaged for resale during a traffic stop in Bulls Gap.

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Police: Man exposing himself toward school didn’t have sexual motive

Police: Man exposing himself toward school didn’t have sexual motive

November 21st, 2013 3:44 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police believe a Hawkins County man accused of exposing himself in the direction of Rogersville City School Wednesday afternoon didn’t have a sexual motive.

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Man on bath salts impersonates chicken, lands in jail

Man on bath salts impersonates chicken, lands in jail

November 21st, 2013 2:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill man told police Monday evening his name was “Don Juan” and he was pretending to be a chicken in the yard of a total stranger to scare away the “imaginary people.”

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D-B baseball coach honored by TBCA

D-B baseball coach honored by TBCA

November 21st, 2013 2:30 pm by Staff Report

Dobyns-Bennett head baseball coach Ryan Wagner has been selected as the Sectional Coach of the Year by the Tennessee Baseball Coaches Association (TBCA).

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