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Juvenile won't be tried as adult in fatal shooting of half-brother in Wise County

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Juvenile won't be tried as adult in fatal shooting of half-brother in Wise County

September 30th, 2014 11:29 am by Stephen Igo

The first of Monday morning's "back-to-back" 911 calls from the residence claimed someone — apparently the 24-year-old shooting victim — was trying to set the inside of the home on fire. The second call reported shots fired.

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Offer to 'rock' cop's world nets bribery charge

Offer to 'rock' cop's world nets bribery charge

September 30th, 2014 1:31 pm by Rain Smith

A woman was arrested for trespassing and public intoxication at a Memorial Boulevard apartment, then pleaded for the officer to visit a motel instead of jail.

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Alexander touts plan to trim FAFSA form

Alexander touts plan to trim FAFSA form

September 30th, 2014 11:54 pm by Hank Hayes

Filling out the FAFSA is the first step in applying for most federal, state, and college-provided financial aid for students, but it is considered tedious, time consuming and a hindrance to entering higher education.

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Lady Blue Devils blast the Bears

Lady Blue Devils blast the Bears

September 30th, 2014 11:07 pm by George Thwaites

Gate City's depth, power and speed of play proved overwhelming for previously unbeaten Union, which succumbed 25-15, 25-18, 25-7 in a Clinch Mountain Conference 40 showdown Tuesday night.

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Northeast gets NASA grant

Northeast gets NASA grant

September 30th, 2014 10:00 pm by Staff reports

Northeast State Community College has been awarded a two-year grant from NASA's Office of Education to increase student and faculty engagement in science, technology, engineering and mathematics or STEM.

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Photo Gallery: Gate City vs. Union volleyball

September 30th, 2014 9:42 pm by Ned Jilton

Highlights from volleyball action between the Lady Blue Devils and the Lady Bears. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Video of inmate's fatal beating shown at Scott sentencing hearing

Video of inmate's fatal beating shown at Scott sentencing hearing

September 30th, 2014 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

When the video zooms in on the unconscious Kilgore, Bellamy turns around in his chair at the defendant's table and begins to sob. Anguish fills his face as he uses his free hand to wipe away the tears while the other is handcuffed to a leather belt.

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MSHA's Levine: Local control most important concern for Tri-Cities health care

MSHA's Levine: Local control most important concern for Tri-Cities health care

September 30th, 2014 8:11 pm by NATHAN BAKER, NET News Service

"We need to lay down our swords, stop all this silliness, and have a conversation about where health care in the region needs to go," Levine told the Johnson City Rotary Club's members at their monthly meeting. "Mountain States is ready to do that."

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New traffic signal coming to Memorial Boulevard

New traffic signal coming to Memorial Boulevard

September 30th, 2014 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

A new traffic signal is coming to the intersection of Memorial Boulevard, Island Road and the Indian Springs Shopping Center. But probably not for at least a year.

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Jonesville men facing meth charges

Jonesville men facing meth charges

September 30th, 2014 7:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Two men were arrested in Jonesville for the alleged manufacture of methamphetamine after a month long investigation by the Lee County Sheriff's Office.

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Stocks slip, leaving S&P 500 down for September

Stocks slip, leaving S&P 500 down for September

September 30th, 2014 6:02 pm by Associated Press

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 28.32 points, or 0.2 percent, to 17,042.90. The S&P 500 slipped 5.51 points, or 0.3 percent, to 1,972.29. The Nasdaq composite lost 12.46 points, also 0.3 percent, to 4,493.39.

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