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NWS: 5 to 10 inches of snow possible

NWS: 5 to 10 inches of snow possible

February 12th, 2014 7:58 am by Staff Report

Heavy snow is expected to hit this afternoon and not let up until Thursday morning, blanketing the region in several inches of snow.

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SUV crashes into occupied JC hotel room

SUV crashes into occupied JC hotel room

February 12th, 2014 7:13 am by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

Though they were given a scare, a woman and her four children emerged from their Johnson City hotel room unharmed after an SUV crashed through their front door on Tuesday.

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Haslam gets invite to state dinner at White House

Haslam gets invite to state dinner at White House

February 12th, 2014 7:00 am by Associated Press

The Republican governor last month blamed scheduling conflicts for missing a planned tarmac meeting with Democratic President Barack Obama when he visited Nashville.

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Atlanta area braces for potentially 'catastrophic' ice storm

Atlanta area braces for potentially 'catastrophic' ice storm

February 12th, 2014 6:54 am by CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY and KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press

Emergency management workers in the Atlanta area were preparing to spring into action as rain — and temperatures — were falling early Wednesday, potentially leading to "catastrophic" ice conditions across the region.

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In speech attacking Obamacare, Roe says he and wife ‘fixed’

In speech attacking Obamacare, Roe says he and wife ‘fixed’

February 11th, 2014 10:37 pm by GARY B. GRAY, NET News Service

U.S. Rep. Phil Roe, R-1st, said Monday the Affordable Care Act should not force insurance companies to cover pregnancies and cited a very personal example.

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Belgium set to extend right-to-die law to children

Belgium set to extend right-to-die law to children

February 11th, 2014 10:19 pm by Associated Press

BRUSSELS (AP) — The legislation appears to have wide support in the largely liberal country. But it has also aroused intense opposition from foes who fear that vulnerable children will be talked into making a final, irreversible choice.

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Gay teen achieves Eagle Scout milestone in Md.

Gay teen achieves Eagle Scout milestone in Md.

February 11th, 2014 10:10 pm by Associated Press

CHEVY CHASE, Md. (AP) — Change is coming quickly to the Boy Scouts of America after years of turmoil and debate over its membership policy, with an openly gay 17-year-old in Maryland achieving the highest rank of Eagle Scout.

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Kingsport road crews try to get ahead  of winter storm

Kingsport road crews try to get ahead of winter storm

February 11th, 2014 9:53 pm by Staff report

KINGSPORT — “The crews are working to ensure our equipment is in good working order and everything that’s possibly running by tomorrow will be running,” said Ronnie Hammonds, streets and sanitation department manager, Tuesday.

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Kingsport officials mull face-lift for 74-year-old Civic Auditorium

Kingsport officials mull face-lift for 74-year-old Civic Auditorium

February 11th, 2014 9:07 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The Kingsport Civic Auditorium is an iconic landmark in the Model City, easily one of the most utilized buildings in town, hosting more than 200 events a year. However, city leaders say the building is showing its age.

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SCSO to be featured in TV series

SCSO to be featured in TV series

February 11th, 2014 3:03 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Cable television viewers across America will have the opportunity to observe some of the inner workings of Sullivan County police, via a new documentary series planned for the National Geographic Channel.

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