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Loyal customers to have first dibs at tickets

Loyal customers to have first dibs at tickets

March 31st, 2015 9:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Bristol Motor Speedway is giving its loyal customers the first chance when it comes to acquiring tickets for the Battle at Bristol football game between the University of Tennessee and Virginia Tech.

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Hamlin now ranks at top of Virginian drivers

Hamlin now ranks at top of Virginian drivers

March 31st, 2015 9:43 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Denny Hamlin has passed such notables as Ricky Rudd, Jeff Burton and Curtis Turner and pulled alongside two-time NASCAR champion Joe Weatherly.

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United Way partners with popular golf tournament

March 31st, 2015 9:39 pm by Joe Avento

An old favorite is returning to the local golf scene. The Spring Fling, once the area's most popular tournament, is being resurrected with a new twist. It's coming back as the inaugural Spring Fore United Way tournament.

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Sponsor withdraws Tennessee abortion ultrasound bill

Sponsor withdraws Tennessee abortion ultrasound bill

March 31st, 2015 9:32 pm by Associated Press

A bill that originally sought to require ultrasound images be shown or described to women seeking abortions in Tennessee has been withdrawn for the year.

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3D print technology provides 'robohand' to 7-year-old girl

3D print technology provides 'robohand' to 7-year-old girl

March 31st, 2015 9:29 pm by JOHN ROGERS, Associated Press

Seven-year-old Faith Lennox never thought much about putting a prosthetic limb where her missing left hand had once been.

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Haslam's Insure Tennessee plan fails again

Haslam's Insure Tennessee plan fails again

March 31st, 2015 6:37 pm by Associated Press

Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's Insure Tennessee proposal has failed once again.

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Tri-Cities health systems quiet as merger meeting looms

Tri-Cities health systems quiet as merger meeting looms

March 31st, 2015 5:03 pm by Nathan Baker

As unconfirmed rumors of a merger between the region's only health care systems continue to swirl, those with the ability to confirm or dispel the business transaction are keeping latex-gloved fingers firmly pressed to their lips.

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Indiana governor wants changes to religious-objections law

Indiana governor wants changes to religious-objections law

March 31st, 2015 4:08 pm by TOM DAVIES and ANDREW DeMILLO, Associated Press

Mike Pence says he wants to clarify that the state's new religious-freedom law does not allow discrimination against gays and lesbians.

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3D print technology provides 'robohand' to 7-year-old girl

3D print technology provides 'robohand' to 7-year-old girl

March 31st, 2015 3:56 pm by JOHN ROGERS, Associated Press

She lost part of her left arm when she was a baby.

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Man charged with 1st-degree murder after stabbing at Kingsport YMCA

Man charged with 1st-degree murder after stabbing at Kingsport YMCA

March 31st, 2015 11:21 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Huey Stanley Jr., 22, was killed.

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