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Fresh from the Farm: Father and son work together on Browder family farm

Fresh from the Farm: Father and son work together on Browder family farm

October 18th, 2013 10:11 am by Tanja Moody

Up-A-Hill Farm includes 44 acres of hills, pastures and a man-made pond stocked with a variety of fish. Shorthorn and Angus cattle roam the fenced-in areas, along with Jerusalem donkeys. But the heart of the farm isn’t the animals or the scenery.

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News Regional & National
Federal shutdown affected US in ways unseen

Federal shutdown affected US in ways unseen

October 18th, 2013 9:20 am by DON BABWIN, Associated Press

During the shutdown, the doctors had to stop submitting grant applications to study childhood asthma and other diseases and disorders. Hospital officials said the shutdown could have delayed funding for nearly half a year.

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Regional & National
Air marshal accused of taking photos under skirts

Air marshal accused of taking photos under skirts

October 18th, 2013 8:54 am by Associated Press

A federal air marshal has been arrested and accused of taking cellphone photographs underneath women's skirts as they boarded a plane at Nashville International Airport.

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Education
Virginia school boards push for SOL overhaul

Virginia school boards push for SOL overhaul

October 17th, 2013 11:15 pm by Stephen Igo

RICHMOND — The local boards of 28 school divisions, including Scott and Tazewell counties and Bristol, Va., have passed resolutions calling for state lawmakers to makes changes in Virginia’s public education testing and accountability system.

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Crime
HCSO says man who fired at officers used AR-15

HCSO says man who fired at officers used AR-15

October 17th, 2013 11:12 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Trevor Lee Burton was sentenced to jail time Thursday on a 2012 DUI arrest, but charges stemming from an alleged shootout with police last week were going to keep Burton in jail for a while anyway.

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Past-due court fines could cost you your driver’s license

Past-due court fines could cost you your driver’s license

October 17th, 2013 11:01 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Hundreds of Sullivan County residents who are more than a year past due on fines and fees from criminal court are about to have their driver’s licenses revoked.

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News Regional & National
As US demographics change, so does the menu

As US demographics change, so does the menu

October 17th, 2013 7:34 pm by Associated Press

MIAMI (AP) — Salsa overtaking ketchup as America’s No. 1 condiment was just the start. These days, tortillas outsell burger and hot dog buns, and tacos and burritos have become so “American” that most people don’t even consider them ethnic.

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News
1.8M-year-old skull gives glimpse of our evolution

1.8M-year-old skull gives glimpse of our evolution

October 17th, 2013 5:50 pm by SETH BORENSTEIN, Associated Press

DMANISI, Georgia (AP) — The discovery of a skull of a human ancestor buried under a medieval village provides a vivid picture of early evolution and indicates our family tree may have fewer branches than some believe, scientists say.

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Ned Jilton

"Hardtack and Hard Times": Permanent Civil War Exhibit Dedicated at Welcome Center in Bristol.

October 17th, 2013 5:23 pm by Ned Jilton

Permanent Civil War exhibits are opening in welcome centers across Tennessee.

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Sports Sports Live
D-B's Clark chosen as Titans High School Coach of the Week

D-B's Clark chosen as Titans High School Coach of the Week

October 17th, 2013 5:20 pm by Staff Report

Dobyns-Bennett football coach Graham Clark added to his list of accomplishments on Thursday, being named the Titans High School Coach of the Week.

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