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Spring freeze, summer drought leave little hope for vibrant fall colors

September 11th, 2007 12:00 am by Kevin Castle

Richard Evans, director of the University of Tennessee Forest Resources Research and Education Center, said certain factors like soil condition, effects of frost damage in the spring, and the current lack of moisture have resulted in some leaves already f

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Lonesome Pine Raceway champ accused of throwing hammer at opponent's car

September 11th, 2007 12:00 am by Stephen Igo

Lonesome Pine Raceway 2007 Late Model track champ Wayne Hale is named in a Wise County magistrate's warrant taken out by competing driver Zeke Shell of Johnson City. Shell accused Hale of throwing a large hammer at his car shortly after the two tangled d

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Lee County prosecutor: Indictments not political

September 11th, 2007 12:00 am by Walter LIttrell

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Area creeks, wells drying up as drought continues

September 10th, 2007 12:00 am by Kevin Castle

The water in Bowman Creek still flows, a rare sight in Sullivan County considering the lack of rain. But livestock farmer Robert Helvey knows time is not on his side.

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Rogersville man charged with attempted murder in stabbing

September 10th, 2007 12:00 am by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - A Rogersville man was arraigned Monday in Hawkins County Sessions Court on one count of attempted second-degree murder stemming from a stabbing that occurred last week.

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September 10th, 2007 12:00 am by Walter Littrell

JONESVILLE - Two former employees of the Lee County Treasurer's Office were indicted Monday in Lee County Circuit Court on one charge each of embezzlement.

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Outdoor sports bag economic benefits for Virginia, Tennessee

September 10th, 2007 12:00 am by Kevin Castle

Large numbers of people in Virginia and Tennessee are taking to the great outdoors, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. And that's good news for local economies.

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Sullivan County election office in process of purging felons from voter rolls

September 10th, 2007 12:00 am by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE - Sullivan County Election Office workers are trying to find out who's been naughty and who' been nice. And who's been pardoned.

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Foreign-Trade Zone still little understood after more than 10 years

September 10th, 2007 12:00 am by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE - More than a decade after going into business, the main challenge for the Tri-Cities Regional Airport's foreign-trade zone operation seems to be the same, generating awareness.

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