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Brothers in ARMS: Fall Branch siblings left for Vietnam within hours of each other

Brothers in ARMS: Fall Branch siblings left for Vietnam within hours of each other

November 11th, 2014 7:55 am by Nick Shepherd

The Ferguson brothers, Randy and Eddie, had always been close. Growing up on a farm in Fall Branch, the two did not have close neighbors, just each other.

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Initiative aims to get students thinking college

Initiative aims to get students thinking college

November 10th, 2014 10:00 pm by Rick Wagner

From bulletin boards that show where teachers got their college degrees to teachers wearing college attire, Kingsport City Schools is trying to be sure students are aware of the career-building college experience that awaits them.

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Homeowner holds burglary suspect at gunpoint

Homeowner holds burglary suspect at gunpoint

November 10th, 2014 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

When Hawkins County Deputy John Tunnell arrived at a burglary complaint just south of Rogersville Thursday evening, he reportedly found the suspect being held at gunpoint by the property owner and two companions.

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Rockies, Upper Midwest get blast of wintry weather

Rockies, Upper Midwest get blast of wintry weather

November 10th, 2014 8:14 pm by JAMES NORD, Associated Press

PIERRE, S.D. — A blast of wintry weather blew into parts of the Rockies and Upper Midwest on Monday, bringing a foot of snow in some areas, along with plunging temperatures.

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Obama calls for tougher Internet regulation

Obama calls for tougher Internet regulation

November 10th, 2014 8:09 pm by ANNE FLAHERTY, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Monday embraced a radical change in how the government treats Internet service.

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34-foot Fraser fir raised in Biltmore's Banquet Hall

34-foot Fraser fir raised in Biltmore's Banquet Hall

November 10th, 2014 8:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

The 250-room chateau is decked out in all its Christmas splendor through Jan. 11, and at the heart of it all is a tradition dating back to 1895.

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Radio upgrades in Hawkins to cost $40K more than anticipated

Radio upgrades in Hawkins to cost $40K more than anticipated

November 10th, 2014 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A spotlight was shined on Hawkins County's emergency radio problems this past June after deputies pursuing an armed suspect were out of radio contact with Hawkins County Central Dispatch for 11 minutes.

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Sevier Middle School newspaper captures two national awards

Sevier Middle School newspaper captures two national awards

November 10th, 2014 4:45 pm by Rick Wagner

The paper was among five finalists for the Pacemaker awards, joining a school from London, two from California and one from Florida.

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Wellmont: Potential partners whittled to two

Wellmont: Potential partners whittled to two

November 10th, 2014 3:48 pm by Staff Report

Names of the remaining health systems the board is considering reportedly cannot be disclosed due to confidentiality agreements signed by both sides early in the process.

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Alleged shoplifter unwittingly accepts ride to jail from off-duty cop

Alleged shoplifter unwittingly accepts ride to jail from off-duty cop

November 10th, 2014 3:26 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The old adage "never accept rides from strangers" hold true, even if you're on the run from the law.

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