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Vick, Manning meet again in what could be an offensive buffet

Vick, Manning meet again in what could be an offensive buffet

September 28th, 2013 8:55 pm by ROB MAADDI, AP Pro Football Writer

The last time the Philadelphia Eagles faced Peyton Manning, Michael Vick was the better quarterback. On Sunday, Vick and the Eagles are 11-point underdogs against Manning and the high-powered Broncos.

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Region gets  serious about prescription drug abuse

Region gets serious about prescription drug abuse

September 28th, 2013 8:35 pm by Nick Shepherd

In the past week, East Tennessee State University held a two-day prescription drug abuse summit and Wellmont Health Systems held a three-hour prescription drug abuse conference.

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Time to choose insurance: HHS aggressively promoting plans, states still resisting

Time to choose insurance: HHS aggressively promoting plans, states still resisting

September 28th, 2013 7:28 pm by Hank Hayes

Ready or not, here they come. Barring a last-minute act of Congress, federal health insurance exchanges will begin enrolling on Tuesday Tennesseans and Virginians who do not have health insurance coverage.

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Innovation Academy students, staff embrace iBooks

Innovation Academy students, staff embrace iBooks

September 28th, 2013 7:24 pm by Rick Wagner

IA and iBooks go together. Teachers and students of Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee, known as IA, are writing and using iBooks instead of textbooks.

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Bays Mountain Park plans ‘Halloween Haunt’ event

Bays Mountain Park plans ‘Halloween Haunt’ event

September 28th, 2013 7:24 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — In celebration of Halloween, Bays Mountain Park will be transformed from a peaceful, nature preserve into a spooky, ghoul-infested forest with a host of creepy events.

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Church in Wise County holding coat drive

Church in Wise County holding coat drive

September 28th, 2013 7:14 pm by Stephen Igo

BIG STONE GAP — According to the Gospels, Jesus told his followers if they have two coats, give one to someone who hasn’t any. Carolyn Wilson of Kingsport is certainly a believer in those words.

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Logano makes NASCAR history with Dover  Nationwide Series win

Logano makes NASCAR history with Dover Nationwide Series win

September 28th, 2013 6:52 pm by DAN GELSTON, Sports Writer

Joey Logano dominated at Dover International Speedway on Saturday and became the first driver to win four straight races at Dover in NASCAR’s Nationwide Series. However, the No. 22 Ford flunked post-race inspection.

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Vols eke out 31-24 win over Jaguars

Vols eke out 31-24 win over Jaguars

September 28th, 2013 3:52 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Brian Randolph made a game-clinching, fourth-and-goal interception in the end zone with 1:51 remaining after Tennessee squandered most of a 24-point lead, and the Vols hung on for a 31-24 victory over South Alabama.

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Deadline nearing, GOP seeks health care delay

Deadline nearing, GOP seeks health care delay

September 28th, 2013 3:03 pm by DAVID ESPO, AP Special Correspondent

GOP lawmakers emerging from a closed-door meeting said they would pass legislation by day's end incorporating their new demands, along with a companion measure specifying that U.S. troops be paid even if a shutdown occurs.

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Teams needed for Kingsport Young Life dodgeball tournament

Teams needed for Kingsport Young Life dodgeball tournament

September 28th, 2013 1:45 pm by Marci Gore

You’ve got just a little more than a month to get your team ready for Kingsport Young Life’s first-ever dodgeball tournament.

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