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Miss Fairest of the Fair 2013 crowned

Miss Fairest of the Fair 2013 crowned

August 20th, 2013 9:15 am by Staff report

This year's Fairest of the Fair Contest winner was Kayla Hobbs, 18, of Kingsport.

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NASCAR week offers more than racing

NASCAR week offers more than racing

August 20th, 2013 9:01 am by Sue Guinn Legg

While much has been written and said about the economic impact of the biannual NASCAR races at Bristol Motor Speedway, the impact a single NASCAR race week at Bristol has on nonprofit organizations around the region is lesser-known.

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Sullivan Co. Commission ‘tables’ resolution aimed at removing weapons signs at courthouse

Sullivan Co. Commission ‘tables’ resolution aimed at removing weapons signs at courthouse

August 20th, 2013 8:37 am by J.H. Osborne, NET News Service

Most Sullivan County commissioners indicated in a resounding vote Monday that they don’t want “no weapons permitted” signs removed from the doors of the Sullivan County Courthouse.

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MSHA hires Byers as new administrator of UCMH

MSHA hires Byers as new administrator of UCMH

August 19th, 2013 9:36 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Mountain States Health Alliance has hired Tracy Byers, CEO of Great Plains Regional Medical Center in Elk City, Okla., to serve as the new administrator of Unicoi County Memorial Hospital.

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Encouraging words: Reaccreditation team hears praise of JCPD

Encouraging words: Reaccreditation team hears praise of JCPD

August 19th, 2013 9:08 pm by Tony Casey

A public information session for Johnson City Police Department’s reaccreditation was held in the Johnson City Municipal and Safety Building Monday night, and there was a general consensus of those who spoke.

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MSHA’s new CEO brings public policy experience to table

MSHA’s new CEO brings public policy experience to table

August 19th, 2013 9:05 pm by Nathan Baker

Board members believe Mountain States Health Alliance’s new CEO has the right mix of public policy and private sector managerial experience to help lead the health care company through looming changes and the fight over expanding Medicaid coverage.

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Key ETSU parking lot now ready for classes to start Monday

Key ETSU parking lot now ready for classes to start Monday - VIDEO

August 19th, 2013 5:00 pm by Rex Barber

Completion of Lot 21 is a big relief for David Collins, vice president of finance and administration at ETSU, who admitted accommodating all the traffic Monday would have been difficult had the lot been delayed.

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Four local schools earn high marks on state tests

Four local schools earn high marks on state tests

August 19th, 2013 4:20 pm by Nathan Baker

Four local schools were recognized by the state of Tennessee for academic growth and achievement on standardized tests for the 2012-13 school year.

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Legal problems behind him, Kent Harris says green acres are his place to be

Legal problems behind him, Kent Harris says green acres are his place to be

August 19th, 2013 4:03 pm by Brad Hicks

The ex-Unicoi Co. sheriff spends his time now chasing alpacas around his Limestone farm and working to finish his new home there.

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