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Veto-proof margins swayed Haslam to sign annexation bill

Veto-proof margins swayed Haslam to sign annexation bill

April 20th, 2014 8:08 pm by Hank Hayes

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam had three options when legislation banning forced annexations by municipalities arrived at his desk a few days ago.

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UVa-Wise to hold formal inauguration of Henry as chancellor on Tuesday

UVa-Wise to hold formal inauguration of Henry as chancellor on Tuesday

April 20th, 2014 7:32 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE — The University of Virginia's College at Wise will host the formal inauguration of Donna Price Henry as the eighth chancellor of the college at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the David J. Prior Convocation Center.

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Multiple Sullivan County locations hosting rabies vaccination clinics

Multiple Sullivan County locations hosting rabies vaccination clinics

April 20th, 2014 7:12 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — The Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) has organized rabies vaccination clinics at multiple locations in Sullivan County for Thursday, May 8.

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Volunteer High School's NJROTC cadets honored during ceremony

Volunteer High School's NJROTC cadets honored during ceremony

April 20th, 2014 6:54 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — More than 100 cadets were honored during Volunteer High School's annual NJROTC awards ceremony Thursday evening.

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Hice re-elected Northeast Tennessee American Legion commander

Hice re-elected Northeast Tennessee American Legion commander

April 20th, 2014 6:47 pm by Jeff Bobo

Raymond Hice was re-elected commander of the American Legion Department of Tennessee's First District serving Northeast Tennessee during a regional meeting held in Rogersville on Thursday afternoon.

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Kingsport rezoning, hotdog vendor returns, SCSO on national TV and more stories you may have missed

Kingsport rezoning, hotdog vendor returns, SCSO on national TV and more stories you may have missed

April 20th, 2014 11:30 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Carter Family Fold set to host Clinch Mountain Music Fest

Carter Family Fold set to host Clinch Mountain Music Fest

April 19th, 2014 10:42 pm by Wes Bunch

The Carter Family Fold is preparing once again to host lovers of old-time and bluegrass music as it holds the ninth edition of the Clinch Mountain Music Fest next month in Hiltons.

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100-year-old Easter egg a treasured memento of father's long-ago hunt

100-year-old Easter egg a treasured memento of father's long-ago hunt

April 19th, 2014 9:35 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — If Harriet Broome Helton's house ever caught fire, there's one thing she knows for certain she would grab — her father's 100-year-old Easter egg.

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Three seek Sullivan County  attorney position

Three seek Sullivan County attorney position

April 19th, 2014 9:33 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — The Kingsport Times-News asked the three candidates for Sullivan County attorney in the Republican party primary to answer five questions.

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Innovation Academy principal says students upset by plan to move school

Innovation Academy principal says students upset by plan to move school

April 19th, 2014 9:24 pm by Rick Wagner

Of 15.5 teachers this year at Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee, Principal Sandy Watkins said she knows of only three considering going to the new IA STEM platform school location at Holston Middle School.

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