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Carmona applauds state effort to limit smoking

March 20th, 2007 11:30 pm by TERESA HICKS

JOHNSON CITY - As lawmakers in Nashville continued to debate the merits of proposed laws to limit smoking in Tennessee's public places Tuesday, former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Richard Carmona applauded the state's willingness to take a hard look at the h

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Bush welcomes Pound Marine home from Iraq

March 20th, 2007 11:30 pm by STEPHEN IGO

POUND - Of all the people to personally welcome him home from his second tour in Iraq, Marine Staff Sgt. Michael Elkins did not expect his commander in chief to be one of them.

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Scott County sheriff warns residents of fund-raising scam

March 20th, 2007 11:30 pm by CLIFFORD JEFFERY

GATE CITY - A man in his mid- to late 30s is asking residents in Scott County for money.

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Kingsport higher ed center plans detailed

March 20th, 2007 2:03 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - Bill Locke, president of Northeast State Technical Community College, spent more than an hour Monday night answering dozens of questions about the proposed higher education center in an attempt to resolve any concerns and secure additional sup

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Dental clinic moving forward

March 20th, 2007 2:03 am by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE - The Sullivan County Regional Health Department will move forward with plans to open a dental clinic for children at its Kingsport office.

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Johnson City man wins 2007 HGTV Dream Home

March 20th, 2007 2:03 am by JAMES BROOKS

JOHNSON CITY - 'Twas the day after St. Paddy's Day, but the luck was still running strong for Robert O'Neill.

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Alleged squatters arrested on meth charges

March 20th, 2007 1:39 am by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL - Hawkins County deputies nabbed a couple last week who'd allegedly broken into a mobile home they were considering renting and began manufacturing methamphetamine inside.

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Missing man found dead after Interstate 26 wreck

March 20th, 2007 1:39 am by Staff Report

ERWIN - The search for a well-known local real estate agent ended sadly Monday evening when authorities discovered him dead inside his vehicle, killed in an apparent single-vehicle traffic crash.

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Sullivan County commissioners' pay raise falls vote short

March 20th, 2007 1:39 am by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE - It'll be at least another month before Sullivan County commissioners get a self-granted pay raise. But it might be the last raise they ever have to give themselves.

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SCEA stresses need for alternative school in contract negotiations

March 20th, 2007 1:39 am by CHRISTAN M. THOMAS

BLOUNTVILLE - As Sullivan County Schools contract negotiations got in full swing Monday, student discipline was the first issue under debate.

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