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9-year-old saves mother's life in Sullivan Co.

9-year-old saves mother's life in Sullivan Co.

July 31st, 2013 5:08 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

When one local mother was in a medical emergency she found a hero in an unlikely place, her daughter.

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Another hole discovered on grounds of shuttered Love Chapel Elementary in Unicoi Co.

Another hole discovered on grounds of shuttered Love Chapel Elementary in Unicoi Co.

July 31st, 2013 5:00 pm by Brad Hicks

Another hole was recently discovered on the grounds of the now-closed Love Chapel Elementary School. The hole was discovered earlier this week.

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Discussions take place for construction of new athletic facility for Elizabethton City Schools

Discussions take place for construction of new athletic facility for Elizabethton City Schools

July 31st, 2013 4:55 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — The Elizabethton City Schools concept is to construct a sports complex on the west side of the Elizabethton High School campus. It would include a football field/soccer field surrounded by a regulation track. There would also be a baseball

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Buzzworthy: 10 local & regional news stories that will get you talking today

Buzzworthy: 10 local & regional news stories that will get you talking today

July 31st, 2013 4:35 pm by Staff Report

In case you missed these posts, here are 10 local and regional items that will get you talking today.

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BMS completes major cleanup from Rallycross

BMS completes major cleanup from Rallycross

July 31st, 2013 4:23 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The staff at Bristol Motor Speedway is hard at work getting the track ready for the Aug. 24 IRWIN Tools Night Race after finishing cleanup from the July 20 Global Rallycross event.

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SWAT team swarms 85-year-old Kingsport woman's home on drug arrest warrant

SWAT team swarms 85-year-old Kingsport woman's home on drug arrest warrant

July 31st, 2013 4:18 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

An 85-year-old woman has been jailed after SWAT descended on her Kingsport home — marking her second arrest related to drug distribution in four years.

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Taylor hire shows ETSU football on right track

Taylor hire shows ETSU football on right track

July 31st, 2013 4:08 pm by Joe Avento

When the return of football to East Tennessee State was announced back in April, university officials vowed to do it the right way. So far, so good.

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Young children learn about emergency services during Transportation Day event in Johnson City

Young children learn about emergency services during Transportation Day event in Johnson City

July 31st, 2013 4:07 pm by Rex Barber

This past month, Cassidy Wilbanks, an early interventionist with Physical Therapy Services with Tennessee’s Early Intervention System, and others in that office have been educating young children on everything regarding the road, transportation and emerge

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Soundoff: Tell us what you think of immigration reform and the health care law

Soundoff: Tell us what you think of immigration reform and the health care law

July 31st, 2013 1:25 pm by Staff Report

President Obama is telling Democratic lawmakers they are on the 'right side of history' with his health care law and the prospects for immigration legislation. Share your thoughts.

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Your turn: Should Tennessee schools paddle students?

Your turn: Should Tennessee schools paddle students?

July 31st, 2013 11:53 am by Staff Report

Tell us what you think of Shelby County's decision to ban corporal punishment at schools

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