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High school football scores — Week Six, Oct. 4

October 4th, 2013 5:55 pm by Staff Report

Here are scores from Friday's nights games:

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Johnny Molloy

Make the Peaks of Otter your fall getaway

October 4th, 2013 4:27 pm by Johnny Molloy

The scenic Peaks of Otter area along the Blue Ridge Parkway, up Virginia way toward Roanoke, makes for a great fall getaway.

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Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

October 4th, 2013 4:04 pm by Ron Campbell

Elvis hasn't left the building, but he wants to.

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Three Washington County teachers honored with TDOE Teacher of the Year awards

Three Washington County teachers honored with TDOE Teacher of the Year awards

October 4th, 2013 2:48 pm by Staff Reports

The Tennessee Department of Education recently announced its Teacher of the Year awards, in a program to recognize outstanding teachers and promote appreciation of teachers in Tennessee schools.

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Chuckey men charged in Virginia larcenies

Chuckey men charged in Virginia larcenies

October 4th, 2013 2:14 pm by Staff report

Two men from Chuckey were charged with 20 counts of grand larceny for burglaries in Washington County, Va.

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Dems say it's time for GOP to unite, end shutdown

Dems say it's time for GOP to unite, end shutdown

October 4th, 2013 11:18 am by ANDREW TAYLOR and NEDRA PICKLER — Associated Press

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama decided to stay home from economic summits in Asia as Democrats stepped up pressure on congressional Republicans to rein in their tea party faction and reopen the government with no strings attached.

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Attorney seeks to have Carter County search warrant in meth case invalidated

Attorney seeks to have Carter County search warrant in meth case invalidated

October 4th, 2013 9:19 am by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — A suppression hearing in Carter County Criminal Court on Thursday featured testimony by Circuit Court Clerk John Paul Mathes. a contention that a search warrant is invalid because it gave the wrong address and other problems and an argument

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Update: Two juveniles in custody; Gate City High School on soft lockdown after threats

Update: Two juveniles in custody; Gate City High School on soft lockdown after threats

October 4th, 2013 9:06 am by Wes Bunch — NET News Service

Gate City High School is on a soft lockdown this morning following what authorities believe is credible information about one student threatening another.

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JC police report finding crack cocaine in Bristol, Va., man's car

JC police report finding crack cocaine in Bristol, Va., man's car

October 4th, 2013 8:50 am by Staff report

A Bristol, Va., man was charged with having crack cocaine after police pulled him over for following too closely to another vehicle Thursday night.

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Washington County school board joins licensure opposition

Washington County school board joins licensure opposition

October 4th, 2013 8:45 am by Nathan Baker

Following the leaders of other local districts, the Washington County Board of Education unanimously voted Thursday to send a resolution to state officials decrying a new policy that hinges teaching licenses largely on students’ performance on standardize

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