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Reports: MSHA, Wellmont to announce merger on Thursday

March 30th, 2015 9:07 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT - Wellmont Health System is set to announce a merger with Mountain States Health Alliance on Thursday, according to broadcast reports citing no source within either system.

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Maryland knocks off Tennessee 58-48 in regional final

Maryland knocks off Tennessee 58-48 in regional final

March 30th, 2015 11:56 pm by TIM BOOTH, AP Sports Writer

SPOKANE, Wash. - Maryland is going back to consecutive Final Fours and for the second straight year the Terrapins pushed aside Tennessee to get there.

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Church van crashes into canal, killing 8 and injuring 10

Church van crashes into canal, killing 8 and injuring 10

March 30th, 2015 9:00 pm by KYLE HIGHTOWER, Associated Press; MATT SEDENSKY, Associated Press

The congregants of a close-knit Haitian church gathered Monday around Nicolas Alexis, hoping to learn what happened to 18 friends and loved ones who had been expected to return that morning from a late Palm Sunday service.

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Tennessee House passes guns in parks bill

Tennessee House passes guns in parks bill

March 30th, 2015 8:05 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE - The House has passed a bill to strip city and county governments of the power to ban guns in parks, playgrounds and sports fields.

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Caught short: State audit of Sullivan's books finds two insurance accounts underfunded

Caught short: State audit of Sullivan's books finds two insurance accounts underfunded

March 30th, 2015 8:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

The audit called for county officials to develop and implement a plan that would fund the deficit and provide adequate funding for program costs in the future.

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Sullivan South routs Sullivan Central 8-0 in soccer

Sullivan South routs Sullivan Central 8-0 in soccer

March 30th, 2015 7:56 pm by Pat Kenney

Colton Young and Cole Killen scored three goals apiece in the Rebels' non-conference win over the Cougars on Monday.

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Photo Gallery: Sullivan South vs. Sullivan Central Soccer

March 30th, 2015 7:29 pm by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights from the soccer match between the Rebels and the Cougars in Colonial Heights. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Reports: Tennessee close to deal with ex-Texas coach Barnes

Reports: Tennessee close to deal with ex-Texas coach Barnes

March 30th, 2015 7:00 pm by Grant Ramey, The Daily Times (AP)

Multiple media outlets reported Monday afternoon that Tennessee has offered a contract to former Texas men's basketball coach Rick Barnes and that the two sides were close to an agreement.

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Cherokee NJROTC earns team and individual wins in orienteering event

Cherokee NJROTC earns team and individual wins in orienteering event

March 30th, 2015 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Cherokee High School's NJROTC earned high honors recently including team and individual victories in the JROTC Rocky Top Orienteering event.

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Forbes takes reins of Buccaneer basketball

Forbes takes reins of Buccaneer basketball

March 30th, 2015 5:40 pm by Staff Report

It's official: Steve Forbes is the new men's basketball coach at East Tennessee State, becoming the 16th head coach in the program's 95-year history.

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