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Sullivan schools' no smoking policy sent back to drawing board

Sullivan schools' no smoking policy sent back to drawing board

August 5th, 2014 12:56 pm by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County's Board of Education is going back to the drawing board on a draft plan to prohibit tobacco smoking anywhere on school grounds.

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Roe: Lawsuit 'about separation of powers'

Roe: Lawsuit 'about separation of powers'

August 5th, 2014 11:21 am by Hank Hayes

The GOP-controlled U.S. House continues its battle with President Barack Obama's administration over executive authority and immigration, U.S. Rep. Phil Roe told a Greater Kingsport Republican Women's luncheon on Monday.

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Vintage Junkie: The Fall Giveaway

Vintage Junkie: The Fall Giveaway

August 5th, 2014 11:06 am by Melissa Baskette

This wire crate is great for storage.

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Early voting: Overall turnout in Sullivan lags 2010

Early voting: Overall turnout in Sullivan lags 2010

August 5th, 2014 8:04 am by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Turnout waned, compared to four years ago, in the final days of early voting for elections this week — including state and federal party primaries and the county's general election.

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Woman accused of killing 2-year-old daughter at resort

Woman accused of killing 2-year-old daughter at resort

August 5th, 2014 7:38 am by Associated Press

Authorities began looking for Jessica Smith on Friday after a housekeeper at the Surfsand Resort in Cannon Beach found the body of Smith's 2-year-old daughter in a room. The other daughter, age 13, was badly cut and taken to a hospital for surgery.

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2 American Ebola patients become test subjects for experimental serum

2 American Ebola patients become test subjects for experimental serum

August 5th, 2014 7:29 am by By Monte Morin, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

There is no vaccine or proven treatment for patients stricken with Ebola, but two ailing Americans who were infected with the deadly virus while working in the West African nation of Liberia have become test subjects for an experimental serum.

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BMA told D-B's stadium will be ready for first game

BMA told D-B's stadium will be ready for first game

August 5th, 2014 7:06 am by Matthew Lane

Ryan McReynolds, assistant city manager for operations, told the BMA on Monday the new press box has been put into place and crews are finishing its interior and exterior, with new seats being installed during the past week.

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Hamblen driver stopped for speeding picks up eighth felony VHMO charge

Hamblen driver stopped for speeding picks up eighth felony VHMO charge

August 5th, 2014 7:00 am by Jeff Bobo

A Hamblen County man who has been classified as a habitual motor offender since 1998 picked up his eighth felony "violation of the Habitual Motor Offender Act" charge Saturday after being stopped for speeding in Surgoinsville.

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Kingsport hit-and-run prompts felony charges

Kingsport hit-and-run prompts felony charges

August 4th, 2014 11:30 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport woman has been arrested after allegedly igniting a three vehicle collision and fleeing the scene, with police saying that during a subsequent traffic stop "pieces of several marijuana cigarettes" fell from her car.

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Police suspect Va. man killed wife and three kids in murder-suicide

Police suspect Va. man killed wife and three kids in murder-suicide

August 4th, 2014 10:30 pm by Los Angeles Times (MCT)

A relative walked into the Culpeper, Va., house around 10 p.m. Sunday and discovered the bodies of the parents, Clarence and Shauna Washington, both 35, and their three daughters.

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