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Alexander lauds local effort to improve math, science education

February 20th, 2007 11:27 pm by SAM WATSON

JOHNSON CITY - East Tennessee State University's new initiatives in pharmacy and math and science education are examples of how ETSU has become nationally recognized by serving this region, U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander said Tuesday during a campus visit.

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Local news in brief

February 20th, 2007 11:15 pm by Staff Report

Lee County woman killed in crash

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Sullivan commission OKs courthouse repairs

February 20th, 2007 10:57 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE - The Sullivan County Commission voted Tuesday to move ahead with repairs to the historic county courthouse.

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Hawkins may use jail money to buy new school buses

February 20th, 2007 10:57 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - Hawkins County commissioners will consider buying school buses with some of the funding acquired for the long-overdue $12 million justice center and jail project.

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Alexander: 'You can't have Congress micromanaging the war'

February 20th, 2007 10:42 pm by Hank Hayes

ROGERSVILLE - U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander indicated Tuesday he plans on staying in the contingent of Senate Republicans opposed to Democratic measures challenging President George W. Bush's combat troop surge in Iraq.

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Fitness center visit doesn't work out for patron charged with public intoxication

February 20th, 2007 10:42 pm by Jeff Bobo

You can't get arrested for DUI while riding a stationary bicycle. But you can get arrested for public intoxication if that stationary bike is located in a Gold Star Fitness center.

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Wreck provides final piece of the puzzle for meth warrant

February 20th, 2007 9:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - A Tuesday morning wreck in a rural area of Hawkins County left one man in critical condition, and also resulted in a meth lab seizure.

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Sullivan votes to create consolidation study committee

February 20th, 2007 9:45 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE - The Sullivan County Commission voted Tuesday to create a committee to study consolidation of Kingsport's and Sullivan County's governments.

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Kingsport BMA eliminates non-resident library card fee

February 20th, 2007 9:09 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - Free of charge.

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Davis hosts roundtable on No Child Left Behind

February 20th, 2007 8:54 pm by CHRISTAN M. THOMAS

GREENEVILLE - With the No Child Left Behind legislation up for reauthorization in 2007, the debate on its merits and shortcomings rages on the national stage.

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