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For 40 years, Judy Murray has helped protect the Highlands

For 40 years, Judy Murray has helped protect the Highlands

April 14th, 2014 9:14 am by Marci Gore

Judy Murray has always had a passion for the environment. And for the past 40 years, this outdoors enthusiast has served as the Highlands of Roan stewardship director.

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Lawmakers look to wrap up session this week

Lawmakers look to wrap up session this week

April 14th, 2014 8:34 am by Associated Press

Among the major items remaining this year are Gov. Bill Haslam's voucher program and his effort to limit the sale of cold and allergy medicines used to make methamphetamine.

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Police ID supremacist as shootings suspect

Police ID supremacist as shootings suspect

April 14th, 2014 8:29 am by MARIA SUDEKUM, Associated Press

The man accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City is a well-known white supremacist and former Ku Klux Klan leader.

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Crime Regional & National
Utah woman arrested after seven dead babies found

Utah woman arrested after seven dead babies found

April 13th, 2014 11:11 pm by BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press

A Utah woman accused of killing seven babies she gave birth to over 10 years was arrested Sunday after police discovered the tiny bodies stuffed in separate cardboard boxes in the garage of her former home.

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Sullivan County Sheriff's Office reports gravel found in motel room; four facing charges

Sullivan County Sheriff's Office reports gravel found in motel room; four facing charges

April 13th, 2014 10:49 pm by Wes Bunch

Four people were taken into custody on multiple drug charges over the weekend in connection with 20 grams of Alpha-PVP, or gravel, that was discovered in a Kingsport motel room.

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PTO leader at Innovation Academy pens urgent plea for continued growth of school

PTO leader at Innovation Academy pens urgent plea for continued growth of school

April 13th, 2014 9:15 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — A Parent Teacher Organization, the Sullivan County school system's head and the school board all seem headed in different directions when it comes to Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee.

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Airport weathers tough winter in good fiscal condition

Airport weathers tough winter in good fiscal condition

April 13th, 2014 9:08 pm by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE — Tri-Cities Regional Airport has emerged out of winter unscathed financially despite frigid weather that caused lost flights and increased expenses due to runway snow removal.

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One of three county attorney hopefuls in GOP primary misses financial report deadline

One of three county attorney hopefuls in GOP primary misses financial report deadline

April 13th, 2014 9:01 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — It's impossible to say, at this point, which of three candidates for Sullivan County Attorney has raised or spent the most on their campaign, based on available public records.

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10-year-old Washington Elementary student takes up fight against Type 1 diabetes

10-year-old Washington Elementary student takes up fight against Type 1 diabetes

April 13th, 2014 8:29 pm by Rick Wagner

After more than 22,000 finger sticks and some 5,000 insulin injections, 10-year-old Emma Barlett simply looks forward to the day she can throw away her glucose meter, finger sticker and insulin supplies.

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Sports
Bubba Watson wins another green jacket at Augusta

Bubba Watson wins another green jacket at Augusta

April 13th, 2014 7:53 pm by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Bubba Watson's second Masters title was nothing like the green jacket he won two years ago. The only daring shot Watson hit was one he really didn't need.

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