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UT defense awaits tougher tests after shutout

UT defense awaits tougher tests after shutout

September 1st, 2013 12:58 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee understands it will take more than a 45-0 shutout of Austin Peay to prove that its defense has regained respectability. The memories of last football season are too fresh.

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Frost, most known for post-Watergate interviews with Nixon, dies at 74

Frost, most known for post-Watergate interviews with Nixon, dies at 74

September 1st, 2013 12:56 pm by SYLVIA HUI, Associated Press

David Frost, who died Saturday at the age of 74, may be best remembered for his interviews with former President Richard Nixon, but the veteran British broadcaster was equally at ease as a satirist, game show host and serious political journalist.

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Stories you may have missed

Stories you may have missed

September 1st, 2013 10:05 am by Staff reports

This weeks top stories include two boys rescued from a burning home, a famous TV star set to visit the area and Eastman is planning to move from coal to gas, among many others.

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‘Reading with Ralph:’ Tutoring sessions turn into ministry, lead to book

‘Reading with Ralph:’ Tutoring sessions turn into ministry, lead to book

September 1st, 2013 8:14 am by Marci Gore

Leigh Anne W. Hoover says when an adult student named Ralph first came to the Literacy Council of Kingsport for tutoring, he was only reading at a first-grade level.

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Swimmers choose a cause, distance, and then just ... Swim For Them

Swimmers choose a cause, distance, and then just ... Swim For Them

September 1st, 2013 7:12 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Melanie Sheppard has finally found a way to thank Scott and Nikki Niswonger and the Niswonger Foundation for selecting her son Matthew as a Niswonger Scholar.

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Tennessee attorney general: Annexation by ordinance  is constitutional

Tennessee attorney general: Annexation by ordinance is constitutional

August 31st, 2013 9:27 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Annexation by ordinance is constitutional, according to a recent opinion issued by State Attorney General Robert Cooper.

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Vols open Jones era with blowout of Austin Peay

Vols open Jones era with blowout of Austin Peay

August 31st, 2013 9:23 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Rajion Neal rushed for 141 yards and Justin Worley threw three touchdown passes Saturday as Tennessee began Butch Jones’ coaching tenure with a 45-0 rout of Austin Peay.

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Sullivan County eyes changes to health insurance as costs increase

Sullivan County eyes changes to health insurance as costs increase

August 31st, 2013 9:14 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Health insurance costs for Sullivan County government and its employees are expected to increase dramatically in January.

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Christion Jones leads No. 1 Alabama past Virginia Tech

Christion Jones leads No. 1 Alabama past Virginia Tech

August 31st, 2013 9:11 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

Christion Jones became the first Alabama player since at least the 1940s to have two returns for touchdowns and the top-ranked Crimson Tide overcame a sluggish offensive performance to beat Virginia Tech 35-10.

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KFD honors four firefighters who made ultimate sacrifice

KFD honors four firefighters who made ultimate sacrifice

August 31st, 2013 9:03 pm by Rick Wagner

“We want to honor them and look at their stories and try to do everything safe so it doesn’t happen again,” Fire Chief Craig Dye said.

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