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Trickle troubles: Two Sullivan school ball fields need drainage improvements

Trickle troubles: Two Sullivan school ball fields need drainage improvements

October 12th, 2014 8:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Drainage on two Sullivan County high school athletic fields must be addressed, according to the head of the school system.

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New UMC reaching for 'people other people don't see'

New UMC reaching for 'people other people don't see'

October 12th, 2014 6:00 pm by Marci Gore

We're trying to tell our congregation that our ministry is not really focused on the building. It's what we do outside the building that's the real ministry. We hope to appeal to the people who do not go into traditional churches," said Shewey.

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Which worm will weather the woolly waces ... er, races?

Which worm will weather the woolly waces ... er, races?

October 12th, 2014 4:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

Folklore holds that the prevalence of color among a woolly worm's 13 sections — dark or light — can predict the severity of weather for the 13 weeks of winter: the darker a segment, the colder and snowier the corresponding week of winter.

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Sullivan County inmate dies

Sullivan County inmate dies

October 12th, 2014 3:14 pm by Staff Report

According to a Sullivan County Sheriff's Office press release, at approximately 3:45 Saturday afternoon corrections officers were alerted that the man had stopped breathing.

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One confirmed enterovirus D68 case in East Tennessee; none in Southwest Virginia

One confirmed enterovirus D68 case in East Tennessee; none in Southwest Virginia

October 12th, 2014 2:00 pm by J. H. Osborne and Stephen Igo, Times-News Staff writers

Enteroviruses are very common, Cantrell said, and according to the CDC, an estimated 10 million to 15 million enterovirus infections occur in the U.S. each year, with most infections occurring during the summer and fall months.

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Stories you may have missed

Stories you may have missed

October 12th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

Dog park eyed, an abortion amendment, local icon dies and more important stories you may have missed.

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Rain clears in time to salvage 35th annual Heritage Days

October 12th, 2014 9:17 am by Jeff Bobo

Sunny with blue skies would have been better, but the off-and-on rain and gloomy atmosphere didn't dampen the fun for those who attended Rogersville's Heritage Days Friday and Saturday.

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Jacob's Journey: RCS student with cancer surprised by fundraiser, great prognosis

Jacob's Journey: RCS student with cancer surprised by fundraiser, great prognosis

October 12th, 2014 9:00 am by Jeff Bobo

Jacob Clark's classmates surprised him and his family with a financial windfall on Oct. 2, but no monetary value can be placed on the surprise he and his family received from his oncologist six days later.

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Driver killed in Bluff City crash

Driver killed in Bluff City crash

October 11th, 2014 11:08 pm by Rain Smith

The fatal crash occurred Saturday morning in front of Tri-Cities Flea Market on Highway 11-E.

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Cherokee student video about 'Teens and Trucks' is tops in state

Cherokee student video about 'Teens and Trucks' is tops in state - VIDEO

October 11th, 2014 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A group of Cherokee High School students are now wiser, and wealthier, after creating video about driving safely around tractor-trailers that won a University of Tennessee statewide competition.

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