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'Toppers again overtake Boone

'Toppers again overtake Boone

April 7th, 2015 9:46 am by Gene Renfro, Press Correspondent

Grant Rabbitts produced a solid outing on the mound as Science Hill went to Daniel Boone and left with a 6-2 Big Seven Conference victory.

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Family of 8 found dead from carbon monoxide poisoning; family says power was cut

Family of 8 found dead from carbon monoxide poisoning; family says power was cut - VIDEO

April 7th, 2015 9:39 am by Associated Press

The man's stepfather said he had been trying to keep the family warm with a generator after the power was cut because of an outstanding bill.

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Blue Devils crunch Cyclones

Blue Devils crunch Cyclones

April 7th, 2015 9:26 am by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

Four Cyclone errors led to seven of the 10 runs scored by the Blue Devils as the Cyclones dropped a game behind the Blue Devils who face conference front-runner South today.

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'One day I will see her again' - Family cries for justice as man sentenced in drunken crash death

'One day I will see her again' - Family cries for justice as man sentenced in drunken crash death

April 7th, 2015 9:09 am by Becky Campbell

Updated with more photos: Judge Stacy Street sentenced Cody Dingus to one year in jail and three years on supervised probation.

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Woman pleads guilty to striking child, grandmother at school bus stop

Woman pleads guilty to striking child, grandmother at school bus stop

April 6th, 2015 10:37 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A woman charged with striking a 6-year-old child and his grandmother with her vehicle at Unicoi County school bus stop in March 2014 pleaded guilty to two counts of reckless aggravated assault Monday in Unicoi County Criminal Court.

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Elizabethton School Board hears public comments concerning new superintendent

Elizabethton School Board hears public comments concerning new superintendent

April 6th, 2015 10:33 pm by Jessica Fuller

With the search for the Elizabethton School System's new superintendent still underway, the Elizabethton Board of Education discussed the candidates to be the next superintendent, but not without concerns that were cast at their public forum Monday night

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Johnson City Schools consider joining lawsuit against state

Johnson City Schools consider joining lawsuit against state

April 6th, 2015 10:28 pm by Tony Casey

Members of the Johnson City Board of Education are weighing their options after hearing an update Monday on a lawsuit filed against the state government seeking better funding for public schools.

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ETSU students pledge to leave mark on university

ETSU students pledge to leave mark on university

April 6th, 2015 10:25 pm by Nathan Baker

A group of graduating seniors hope to leave something behind once they leave East Tennessee State University at the end of the semester: an environment of giving.

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Big picture for Johnson City parks: Legislation, population shift affect need for recreational expansion

Big picture for Johnson City parks: Legislation, population shift affect need for recreational expansion

April 6th, 2015 10:23 pm by Gary B. Gray

This is "big-picture stuff," Johnson City Parks and Recreation Department Director Roger Blakeley bluntly informed city officials last week before summarizing a revealing 20-year master plan which screams for both land, money, planning - and action.

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Hammer time: Woman tells police she hit husband to protect cats

Hammer time: Woman tells police she hit husband to protect cats

April 6th, 2015 10:13 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET NEWS SERVICE

A Kingsport woman readily admitted to police that she hit her husband in the head with a hammer to protect her cats and to prevent him from picking on her, according to a police report.

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