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Akira's battle: Rogersville child to have first of three brain surgeries on Thanksgiving Day

November 26th, 2014 11:09 am by Jeff Bobo

As 16- month-old Akira Arnold begins the first of three major brain surgeries Thanksgiving Day in Cincinnati, her parents David and Misty Arnold will be thankful if this is the beginning of the end of Akira's constant pain.

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Quick  thinking 9-year-old boy stops fire from destroying home

Quick thinking 9-year-old boy stops fire from destroying home

November 25th, 2014 11:26 pm by Jeff Bobo

At 12:04 p.m. Monday, the Rogersville Fire Department was dispatched to the Rogersville Housing Authority residence on Locust Street where a downed power line had caught a house on fire.

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Sincerely, Susan: Give thanks and rejoice this holiday season

Sincerely, Susan: Give thanks and rejoice this holiday season

November 26th, 2014 10:00 am by Susan Kendrick Lauhoff, Community Columnist

When my husband and I first married, we would each write daily into a notebook five reasons for being thankful. I could now fill pages and pages with reasons for which I am thankful.

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Study: Big legal need among low-income Tennesseans

Study: Big legal need among low-income Tennesseans

November 26th, 2014 9:23 am by Associated Press

According to a news release from the Tennessee Supreme Court, respondents cited conflicts with creditors and landlords, problems obtaining or paying for health care, and difficulties with government benefits.

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Protests against Ferguson decision grow across US

Protests against Ferguson decision grow across US

November 26th, 2014 9:23 am by SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press

People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the racially charged case has inflamed tensions thousands of miles from the predominantly black St. Louis su

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Prep Results from Tuesday, Nov. 26

Prep Results from Tuesday, Nov. 26

November 26th, 2014 1:20 am by staff reports

High school boys and girls basketball scores from Northeast Tennessee

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Jones takes oath on Mount Carmel BMA year after being fired from MCPD

Jones takes oath on Mount Carmel BMA year after being fired from MCPD

November 25th, 2014 11:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

Jones was fired last year from the Mount Carmel Police Department amid allegations he had stolen drugs hidden in a jacket that was turned in to the police department as lost and found.

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Ousted Mount Carmel alderman still a strong presence on committees

Ousted Mount Carmel alderman still a strong presence on committees

November 25th, 2014 11:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

Mayor Larry Frost's post-election committee appointments, which included placing his wife on four key committees, was approved by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen Tuesday by a 5-2 vote.

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Cougars pluck Eagles in hometown basketball rivalry

Cougars pluck Eagles in hometown basketball rivalry

November 25th, 2014 11:18 pm by Dave Ongie

The Sullivan Central girls started things off with a 73-30 win over Tri-Cities Christian, setting the stage for the Cougars' 69-54 win over the Eagles in the nightcap.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Sullivan Central vs. Tri-Cities Christian

November 25th, 2014 11:03 pm by Jonathan McCoy

Photos from Tuesday's non-conference girls and boys basketball game between Sullivan Central and Tri-Cities Christian

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Turkeys and traffic can create Thanksgiving hazards

Turkeys and traffic can create Thanksgiving hazards

November 25th, 2014 11:00 pm by Staff Report

Homes packed with family, ovens hot for hours and children in the kitchen all contribute to a heightened risk for fire on Thanksgiving, while the excess traffic from travelers on roadways spurs a spike in serious crashes.

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