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Video: Islamic State group beheads British hostage

Video: Islamic State group beheads British hostage

October 3rd, 2014 5:50 pm by Associated Press

"Obama, you have started your aerial bombardment of Shams (Syria), which keeps on striking our people, so it is only right that we continue to strike the neck of your people," a masked militant in the video said.

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Showdown in Coeburn: Spartans, Raiders both in need of a win

Showdown in Coeburn: Spartans, Raiders both in need of a win

October 3rd, 2014 5:30 pm by George Thwaites

Both teams broke their respective losing streaks last week. Burton took a 30-18 win over Twin Springs. Eastside won a 56-32 shootout with Thomas Walker.

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Water plant downriver from Sneedville sewage dump wasn't notified by state

Water plant downriver from Sneedville sewage dump wasn't notified by state

October 3rd, 2014 5:24 pm by Jeff Bobo

Claiborne Utilities District General Manager George Coots said the first he heard of the Sneedville raw sewage dumps was when the Times-News contacted him for comment Friday morning.

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Vols confident they can finally defeat Florida

Vols confident they can finally defeat Florida

October 3rd, 2014 5:00 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

"It definitely feels different," said Tennessee defensive tackle Jordan Williams, who grew up in Gainesville. "Last year, you could kind of see guys weren't 100 percent in their confidence. This year, I feel everyone's on the same page."

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D-B to honor '64 squad as Indians focus on 'Blazers

D-B to honor '64 squad as Indians focus on 'Blazers

October 3rd, 2014 4:30 pm by Dave Ongie

As it happens, tonight's Big 7 Conference battle between the Indians (5-1) and the Trailblazers (3-2) will be a clash between two teams looking to bounce back from a loss.

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Man fires muzzleloader on hunter

Man fires muzzleloader on hunter

October 3rd, 2014 1:04 pm by Rain Smith

A man told police that he was leaving a property on Bristol Caverns Highway — where he had been given permission to hunt — when an individual yelled and accused him of not having a hunting license.

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SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 10.3.14

SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 10.3.14 - VIDEO

October 3rd, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Need a break from your day? Meet some puppies and kitties who need a good home at the Sullivan County Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Callie, Dakota, Minnie Mouse, Apollo, Trixie, and Diesel.

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64th annual Music in the Castle set for Saturday

October 3rd, 2014 10:30 am by Tim Thomsen, Community Contributor

Tennessee High School's Mighty Viking Band will host the 64th annual Music in the Castle band competition on Saturday, Oct. 4.

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Kingsport ambush suspect allegedly assaults police

Kingsport ambush suspect allegedly assaults police

October 3rd, 2014 10:20 am by Rain Smith

A suspect in last week's ambush robbery at a Kingsport apartment complex — where the victim was reportedly held at gunpoint and made to strip off his clothing — has been arrested after allegedly wielding a knife on police outside of a hospital.

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Colorado school board keeps eye on history changes after student protests across the state

Colorado school board keeps eye on history changes after student protests across the state

October 3rd, 2014 9:51 am by COLLEEN SLEVIN, Associated Press

The plan called for a review to make sure materials "promote citizenship, patriotism, essentials and benefits of the free-market system, respect for authority and respect for individual rights."

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