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Attendance, truancy enforcement on the rise in Hawkins County

July 15th, 2007 12:00 am by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - It's not a coincidence that attendance is on an upswing in the Hawkins County School System while at the same time the number of truant students cited in the juvenile court is rising as well.

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IRS notifying small nonprofit groups of new filing requirement

July 15th, 2007 12:00 am by Staff reports

NASHVILLE - Small nonprofit groups with tax-exempt status beware. The Internal Revenue Service began mailing educational letters this month to more than 650,000 small tax-exempt organizations that may be required to submit a new annual notice.

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Wheel tax proposal gets mixed reviews in Washington County

July 15th, 2007 12:00 am by Ben Ingram

My, how things have changed. In years past, anyone brave enough to bring up the idea of a wheel tax could have had a riot on their hands.

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Vitamins can be too much of a good thing, experts warn

July 15th, 2007 12:00 am by Christan M. Thomas

Wandering through the vitamin aisle, the sheer number of bottles can be a little overwhelming.

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Funding requests outpace Sullivan County budget by $3.5 million

July 15th, 2007 12:00 am by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE - Departments and organizations funded by Sullivan County, not counting the county's school system, are seeking about $3.5 million more from county coffers for the fiscal year (FY) that began July 1.

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Bell Ridge, Island Road annexations in the works

July 15th, 2007 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - While the Rock Springs community has been grabbing all of the headlines lately regarding annexation, Kingsport planners have been working to bring two other areas of Sullivan County into the city limits.

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July 15th, 2007 12:00 am by J. H. Osborne

KINGSPORT - A Model City landmark is on the market. Asking price: $890,000. The Konnarock Road facility that housed Skoby's Restaurant, a regional benchmark for fine dining and hospitality for more than half a century under control of the Barger family, i

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Twin brothers get two years for burglary

July 14th, 2007 12:00 am by Walter Littrell

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Kingsport narrows higher education center sites to three

July 14th, 2007 12:00 am by Staff reports

The number of potential sites for a proposed higher education center has been narrowed down from four to three following a daylong planning, design and site selection meeting this week.

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