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Rogersville Christian group planning for a major 'praise and worship' event at Cherokee High School

Rogersville Christian group planning for a major 'praise and worship' event at Cherokee High School

April 17th, 2015 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Two weeks after putting the call out for volunteers to join Hawkins County's biggest Christian Choir ever, a Rogersville-based organization is now explaining why.

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NASCAR racer promotes diabetic alert sticker developed by Wellmont

NASCAR racer promotes diabetic alert sticker developed by Wellmont - VIDEO

April 17th, 2015 9:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

When he was diagnosed with diabetes NASCAR racer Ryan Reed was told he wouldn't be able to race, so he knows how important it is not to let the disease stop sufferers from living their lives and chasing their dreams.

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Kid racers almost elude capture, steal some extra track time after checkers fall - VIDEO

April 17th, 2015 7:20 pm by Jeff Bobo

Thursday's "Kids Race" at Kingsport Speedway was scheduled to be a quick sprint from the end of turn four to the finish line, but the top three finishers continued on to settle their own personal contest with track officials in hot pursuit.

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Sullivan County commissioners grill sheriff's official on leasing or buying forty-five new vehicles for the department

Sullivan County commissioners grill sheriff's official on leasing or buying forty-five new vehicles for the department

April 17th, 2015 6:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

Commissioner Robert White said he is concerned the expenditure commits too much of the sheriff's and jail's capital funding for too long a period. But White said he understands the sheriff department's needs.

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Tennessee lawmaker arrested on drunken driving charge

Tennessee lawmaker arrested on drunken driving charge

April 17th, 2015 1:45 pm by Associated Press

Nashville police stopped Rep. Bill Beck on Friday morning and arrested him after he declined to complete a roadside sobriety or a breath alcohol test. Beck is a first-term Democrat who represents portions of downtown and eastern Nashville.

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Traveling man: Will Sullivan's Yennie stay or go?

Traveling man: Will Sullivan's Yennie stay or go?

April 17th, 2015 9:30 am by Rick Wagner

"I'll have to weigh pretty heavily the longing to be home and the work we've done here," Yennie said after a school board budget work session, adding that if he moves to his parents' home state, he will miss folks here. "I've got a lot of tasks yet to do

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Of One Accord hosts 27th annual Volunteers Banquet

Of One Accord hosts 27th annual Volunteers Banquet

April 17th, 2015 9:00 am by Jeff Bobo

In 2014 Of One Accord volunteers served 116,199 people with goods and services valued at $4,354,687.

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'Walk on': College football star turned pro carrying tires instead of pigskins

'Walk on': College football star turned pro carrying tires instead of pigskins

April 17th, 2015 8:00 am by Jeff Bobo

Former walk-on' college football star Kevin Richardson has built a pro sports career carrying race tires instead of pigskins after making the cut as a walk-on' Roush Racing pit crewman.

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Pedestrian killed by train in Unicoi County identified as Bristol man

Pedestrian killed by train in Unicoi County identified as Bristol man

April 16th, 2015 10:30 pm by NET News Service

A Bristol man has been identified as the pedestrian killed when he was struck by a train in northern Unicoi County late Wednesday night.

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Feds sentence three Wise County residents in synthetics distribution case

Feds sentence three Wise County residents in synthetics distribution case

April 16th, 2015 9:30 pm by Stephen Igo

Seven defendants, including three Wise County residents, have been sentenced in federal court as a result of a multi-agency investigation into the distribution of synthetic cannabinoids (synthetic pot) in Wise County and Gainesville, Fla.

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