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Bristol game gets boost from Hokies win over Ohio State

Bristol game gets boost from Hokies win over Ohio State

September 10th, 2014 2:15 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Jerry Caldwell, BMS general manager, explained that Virginia Tech fans can barely wait following the Hokies' 35-21 win over Ohio State last Saturday night.

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Dad to be charged with murder in death of 5 kids

Dad to be charged with murder in death of 5 kids

September 10th, 2014 12:34 pm by JEFFREY COLLINS, Associated Press

A South Carolina man killed his five children, ages 1 to 8, then dumped their bodies wrapped in trash bags in a secluded clearing along a rural road in Alabama, authorities said Wednesday.

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Building an elephant, one spoonful at a time

September 10th, 2014 11:29 am by Nathan Baker

Through this week, printmaker Dennis McNett and professors and students of the university's art department are constructing a paper mache elephant to be used in a ceremony honoring Big Mary, the circus elephant executed in an Erwin rail yard in 1916.

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Weather Drawings

Today's weather drawing -- Sept. 10, 2014

September 10th, 2014 10:00 am by Eason, 3rd grade, South Side

From Eason, third grade, South Side

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2 charged in Elizabethton apartments drug probe

2 charged in Elizabethton apartments drug probe

September 10th, 2014 9:50 am by John Thompson

Officers of the Vice Unit executed a search warrant at Apartment D, 930 Pine Ridge Circle.

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Elizabethton council to consider flea market regulations, purchase of warehouse

Elizabethton council to consider flea market regulations, purchase of warehouse

September 10th, 2014 9:16 am by John Thompson

City staff began working on the new ordinance when concern was raised over a "flea market" that was temorarily located at the American Legion building on East G Street.

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Canada says it has found ship missing 170 years

Canada says it has found ship missing 170 years

September 10th, 2014 8:17 am by Rob Gillies, Associated Press

Prime Minister Stephen Harper's office said the well-preserved wreck of one of the vessels was found Sunday with the help of a remotely operated underwater vehicle.

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Local woman uses Christian teachings to speak against abortion amendment

Local woman uses Christian teachings to speak against abortion amendment

September 9th, 2014 11:11 pm by Max Hrenda

Ruth Taylor Read said she believes religion should play an important role in deciding the future of abortions in Tennessee.

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MSHA names Melody Trimble new Wash. Co. CEO

MSHA names Melody Trimble new Wash. Co. CEO

September 9th, 2014 10:59 pm by Nathan Baker

Mountain States Health Alliance's new Washington County CEO brings administrating experience in a multi-state, for-profit health system to the area at a time when much of the conversation is centered on retaining local governance of health care.

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First down: Site plan for new EHS football stadium approved

First down: Site plan for new EHS football stadium approved

September 9th, 2014 10:51 pm by John Thompson

After two hours of debate, a divided Elizabethton Regional Planning Commission agreed to give site plan approval for the new football stadium to be built on the campus of Elizabethton High School.

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