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Obama cautions against using force to solve crises

Obama cautions against using force to solve crises

August 29th, 2014 10:31 am by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

Faced with deepening crises in the Middle East and Ukraine, President Barack Obama is putting the brakes on the notion that American military power can solve either conflict.

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D-B football team to cut ribbon on stadium renovations

D-B football team to cut ribbon on stadium renovations

August 29th, 2014 8:03 am by Matthew Lane

J. Fred Johnson Stadium is a go for tonight. The expansion is essentially complete and fans will get their first look at the renovations tonight when Dobyns-Bennett hosts East Hamilton for the first home game of the 2014 football season.

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Former South band assistant arrested for alleged relationship with student

Former South band assistant arrested for alleged relationship with student

August 29th, 2014 6:48 am by Rain Smith

A Johnson City man faces more than a dozen charges of statutory rape by an authority figure, stemming from his alleged relationship with a student during his tenure as an assistant band director at Sullivan South High School in Kingsport.

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Jungle gym? Days  after snakes found, bear seen on playground at Rock Springs Elementary

Jungle gym? Days after snakes found, bear seen on playground at Rock Springs Elementary

August 29th, 2014 12:25 am by Rick Wagner

A black bear temporarily joined the campus of Rock Springs earlier this week, seen by maintenance workers mowing tall grass in an effort to discourage snakes recently found in and around the school.

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D-B repeats on The Daily Beasts's Top High Schools list

D-B repeats on The Daily Beasts's Top High Schools list

August 29th, 2014 12:21 am by Rick Wagner

The ranking put D-B 10th out of 12 Tennessee high schools that made the ranking. The other closest Tennessee schools on the list were in Morristown and Knoxville.

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Sullivan County BOE eyes e-cigarette ban

Sullivan County BOE eyes e-cigarette ban

August 29th, 2014 12:19 am by Rick Wagner

The wheels are in motion to change policy and add electronic cigarettes to the ban on regular tobacco cigarettes, with a final vote set for Oct. 6.

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Three year sentence for Kingsport woman who smuggled three pills into jail

Three year sentence for Kingsport woman who smuggled three pills into jail

August 28th, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

What started as a 90 day stretch in the Hawkins County Jail expanded to three years for a Kingsport woman who attempted to smuggle three pills into the jail earlier this year.

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Barter brings youth academy to Kingsport

Barter brings youth academy to Kingsport

August 28th, 2014 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Curtains will raise this September when Barter Theatre brings its youth academy to Kingsport, and hopefully no one actually breaks a leg.

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Pentagon brain implants cited in repeated disturbances

Pentagon brain implants cited in repeated disturbances

August 28th, 2014 9:00 pm by Rain Smith

Police responded to a confrontation between individuals at Riverfront Park, finding the aggressor to be a man involved in multiple "other complaints" that same day.

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Photo Gallery: Dobyns-Bennett Band takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

August 28th, 2014 7:57 pm by Ned Jilton

Band challenges the University of Tennessee Pride of the Southland band to be next. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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