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Suspect arrested in Halloween hit-and-run deaths

Suspect arrested in Halloween hit-and-run deaths

November 3rd, 2014 7:00 pm by AMY TAXIN, Associated Press

A 31-year-old man was arrested in the hit-and-run deaths of three teenage girls who had gone trick-or-treating on Halloween, authorities said Monday.

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Gov. Haslam pushes for votes in Tri-Cities stop

Gov. Haslam pushes for votes in Tri-Cities stop

November 3rd, 2014 6:15 pm by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE - Incumbent Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam promised continued improvement in economic development and education as he asked supporters for four more years in office during a rally at Tri-City Aviation on Monday.

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Donation funding changes at Kingsport library

Donation funding changes at Kingsport library

November 3rd, 2014 4:30 pm by Matthew Lane

Some quick and easy changes are coming to the Kingsport Public Library this year: a new study area and media station on the fourth floor, a teen area on the main floor and some new toys for the children's library.

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Director calls Sullivan school conditions a 'moral outrage'

Director calls Sullivan school conditions a 'moral outrage'

November 3rd, 2014 2:49 pm by Rick Wagner

Things are looking more and more like Indian Springs Elementary's first- and second-grade pod will reopen Wednesday following cleanup of mold. However, Board of Education members said the issue highlights a dire need for maintenance money.

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World Trade Center reopens for business

World Trade Center reopens for business

November 3rd, 2014 11:50 am by VERENA DOBNIK, Associated Press

Thirteen years after the 9/11 terrorist attack, the resurrected World Trade Center has again opened for business. The 104-story, $3.9 billion skyscraper dominates the Manhattan skyline.

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Leaf collection in Kingsport to continue through mid-January

Leaf collection in Kingsport to continue through mid-January

November 3rd, 2014 11:44 am by Matthew Lane

Loose leaves are taken to the city's demolition landfill where they are composted and then used on city projects and sold to the general public.

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Man charged with attempted murder in Johnson City stabbing

Man charged with attempted murder in Johnson City stabbing

November 3rd, 2014 8:40 am by NET News Service

Police said Jorge Rios-Ramirez, 40, admitted to stabbing another man with a meat cleaver.

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'Lynx' to the past: Goalposts replaced at Lynn View High

'Lynx' to the past: Goalposts replaced at Lynn View High

November 3rd, 2014 8:27 am by Rick Wagner

After more than half a century, the goalposts at the old Lynn View High School football field have come down. The memories and history behind them, however, remain with former players, coaches and others associated with the school.

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Constitutional amendments, wine sales question highlight Tuesday ballot

Constitutional amendments, wine sales question highlight Tuesday ballot

November 3rd, 2014 12:37 am by J. H. Osborne

The Nov. 4 ballot also includes various state and federal offices. Polls will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. in Sullivan County. "Voters only need their photo ID in order to vote," Sullivan County Administrator of Elections Jason Booher said Friday.

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'A really good day' — Player with brain tumor fulfills basketball dream

'A really good day' — Player with brain tumor fulfills basketball dream

November 2nd, 2014 7:45 pm by GARY B. GRAVES, AP Sports Writer

Mount St. Joseph's freshman Lauren Hill made layups to open and close Sunday's game, drawing standing ovations from the sellout crowd at Xavier University's 10,000-seat arena.

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