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NFS not A-OK, says NRC

NFS not A-OK, says NRC

September 5th, 2014 10:57 pm by Brad Hicks

A special inspection of Nuclear Fuel Services found one Severity Level IV violation, the Nuclear Regulatory Agency announced late last week.

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At-risk veterans get leg up at Stand Down

At-risk veterans get leg up at Stand Down

September 5th, 2014 10:49 pm by Becky Campbell

When Army veteran Amanda Oakes left the military after 10 years of service, she had nowhere to go except her childhood hometown in Mountain City, but through the help from a local organization, she has her own permanent housing.

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Norris makes major-league debut

Norris makes major-league debut

September 5th, 2014 10:27 pm by Staff Report

Former Science Hill baseball player Daniel Norris made his major-league debut Friday night at Fenway Park for the Toronto Blue Jays.

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Rogersville Rockettes Softball Wins 18U Championship in Knoxville

September 5th, 2014 5:22 pm by Ron Dailey

A scrappy group of 13-16 year olds take the 18U Division Championship in Knoxville travel ball tournament

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Shelby Jean Emery catches a rainbow after church

September 5th, 2014 5:17 pm by Mary Ann Kinch

Catch a rainbow

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Crime
Police: Kingsport man threatened mass murder after argument with boyfriend

Police: Kingsport man threatened mass murder after argument with boyfriend

September 5th, 2014 5:09 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A Kingsport man allegedly threatened to get his gun and "spray everybody" after getting into an argument with his boyfriend, according to police.

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Deputy fatally shoots man in East Tennessee hospital

Deputy fatally shoots man in East Tennessee hospital

September 5th, 2014 4:54 pm by Associated Press

Authorities said the man, identified as Steven Lee Howell, took a weapon from one of the two deputies escorting him. The other deputy fired the fatal shot.

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Man arrested in 4 deaths; missing autistic boy, 4, found safe

Man arrested in 4 deaths; missing autistic boy, 4, found safe

September 5th, 2014 4:50 pm by TAMARA LUSH, Associated Press

Adam Matos, 28, had checked into the Floridan Palace Hotel using his own name, and police said they tricked him out of his room on the historic building's 18th floor and away from the child.

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Sullivan County jail nearly loses certification due to overcrowding

Sullivan County jail nearly loses certification due to overcrowding

September 5th, 2014 4:40 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News service

The issue was so serious Sullivan County Sheriff Wayne Anderson and newly elected Mayor Richard Venable went to Nashville to attend a TCI board meeting this week.

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Cease-fire takes hold in Ukraine after deal signed

Cease-fire takes hold in Ukraine after deal signed

September 5th, 2014 1:35 pm by NATALIYA VASILYEVA and PETER LEONARD, Associated Press

A cease-fire took hold Friday night in eastern Ukraine after the president's representative signed a deal with Russian-backed separatists in an effort to bring an end to nearly five months of fighting.

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