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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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"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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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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Lunch lady busted after voluntarily stripping for police

Lunch lady busted after voluntarily stripping for police

October 17th, 2013 3:08 pm by Rain Smith

Police were called to Sullivan East High School, where a cafeteria worker was accused of stealing cash from a coworker's purse. The suspect, 29, denied having the victim's money, then told officers she'd "strip" to "prove it."

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Hawkins woman allegedly hits truck with buggy, falsely reports being run over

Hawkins woman allegedly hits truck with buggy, falsely reports being run over

October 17th, 2013 2:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police say Food City video shows the suspect unloading her groceries into her car, after which she drives around the parking lot a couple of times. She then parks again in the same spot, calling 911 to report she was hit by a vehicle.

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Wall Street looks to return to 'normalcy'

Wall Street looks to return to 'normalcy'

October 17th, 2013 2:54 pm by KEN SWEET, AP Markets Writer

It's a change of pace for Wall Street, which had been completely absorbed in Washington's political drama over the last month.

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KPD detective receives award for domestic violence work

KPD detective receives award for domestic violence work

October 17th, 2013 1:23 pm by Nick Shepherd

Justin McConnell was presented the Mark Vance Memorial Award in a ceremony at the Sullivan County Courthouse on Thursday. The award is named after a Bristol, Tenn. police officer who was shot and killed responding to a domestic violence call in 2004.

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Happy Snaps Photos - Home Craft Days 2013 at Mountain Empire Community College.

October 17th, 2013 1:02 pm by Staff Report

Southwest Virginia's rich cultural heritage was on full display Saturday at Mountain Empire Community College's 42nd annual Home Craft Days festival in Big Stone Gap, Va.

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Man breaks into Kingsport Dollar General, steals shaving items

Man breaks into Kingsport Dollar General, steals shaving items

October 17th, 2013 12:11 pm by Wes Bunch

The Kingsport Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who allegedly broke into a downtown store last week and stole shaving supplies.

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Cap the Gap seeks Christmas gift sponsors for foster children

Cap the Gap seeks Christmas gift sponsors for foster children

October 17th, 2013 9:14 am by Debra McCown

The number of kids in foster care is growing, said Leslie May, spokeswoman for Cap the Gap, a local nonprofit that helps to cover expenses for foster kids so they’re able to have more normal lives.

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