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TDEC program might help cover the cost of Cherokee's new sewer plant

TDEC program might help cover the cost of Cherokee's new sewer plant

October 22nd, 2014 8:05 am by Jeff Bobo

A Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation program offers a low interest loan, as well as the possibility of "loan forgiveness."

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Disk Drive: Hawkins committee approves fundraiser for disk golf at Laurel Run

Disk Drive: Hawkins committee approves fundraiser for disk golf at Laurel Run

October 22nd, 2014 7:05 am by Jeff Bobo

A group of Tri-Cities disk golf enthusiasts didn't sink a hole-in-one during Thursday's Parks Committee meeting at Laurel Run Park, but they might salvage par if they raise $4,000 in sponsorship money.

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Pretty In Pink: Lady Titans upend Lady Eagles

Pretty In Pink: Lady Titans upend Lady Eagles

October 22nd, 2014 12:47 am by George Thwaites

Hubbard hammers 14 kills in five-game victory that marks first Twin Springs volleyball win over Rye Cove since 1989

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City schools prep for providing laptop to every student

City schools prep for providing laptop to every student

October 21st, 2014 11:00 pm by Rick Wagner

For 2014-15, the plan is to buy 630 computers for the sixth grade and 630 computers for the seventh grade at a cost of $381,667 per grade, or $763,334 total.

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D-B ousts South-Doyle, clinches sectional soccer berth

D-B ousts South-Doyle, clinches sectional soccer berth

October 21st, 2014 9:17 pm by Pat Kenney

Dobyns-Bennett claimed a hard-earned 3-1 win over South-Doyle in a Region 1-AAA semifinal at Indian Highland Park on Tuesday.

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CORRECTION: Hawkins sex offender gets 90 days for spending the night with underage girl

CORRECTION: Hawkins sex offender gets 90 days for spending the night with underage girl

October 21st, 2014 9:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

A 16-year-old girl told police that 20-year-old convicted sex offender Corey Cinnamon had been coming to her home "almost every day" and "stays overnight about half the time."

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Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk set for Sunday

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk set for Sunday

October 21st, 2014 9:00 pm by Katina Rose

Kaye Gonel is a beautiful woman who shares her story of cancer with faith, poise and a good sense of humor. You can support patients like Kaye by participating in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk of Tri-Cities on Oct. 26.

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Official says firearms confiscated at airports on the rise

Official says firearms confiscated at airports on the rise

October 21st, 2014 8:10 pm by Hank Hayes

The trend is being seen at Tri-Cities Regional Airport as one firearm was confiscated last year compared to four this year.

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Alderman candidate faces trial on drug possession, DUI charges prior to election

Alderman candidate faces trial on drug possession, DUI charges prior to election

October 21st, 2014 8:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County trial jury may be voting on Surgoinsville alderman candidate Jerry Edward "J.E." Stoker's guilt or innocence five days before the votes cast by local residents are tallied in the Nov. 4 election.

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Advocates continue call for Medicaid expansion

Advocates continue call for Medicaid expansion

October 21st, 2014 8:00 pm by Associated Press

Members of the state chapter of the NAACP and other health care advocates held a mock funeral across from the state Capitol in Nashville to characterize lives they say will be lost if Medicaid is not expanded in Tennessee.

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