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Update: Three students, driver treated for minor injuries in Russell County school bus crash

Update: Three students, driver treated for minor injuries in Russell County school bus crash

September 30th, 2013 10:02 am by STAFF REPORT — Kingsport Times-News

The Virginia State Police reports responding to a school bus crash Monday morning in Russell County. According to a press release, three students and the driver suffered minor injuries.

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Group wants to oust Tenn GOP head

Group wants to oust Tenn GOP head

September 30th, 2013 9:56 am by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — A group seeking to deny incumbent U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander another term in office is pushing to oust the head of Tennessee's Republican Party.

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Local design artist’s dreams come true thanks to Internet commerce

Local design artist’s dreams come true thanks to Internet commerce premium content

September 29th, 2013 8:26 pm by Tony Casey

“Dream until your dreams come true.” This Aerosmith lyric has become the motto of Johnson City graphic artist Jill McAmis.

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Suspicious package shuts down Tri-Cities Regional Airport, turns out to be harmless

Suspicious package shuts down Tri-Cities Regional Airport, turns out to be harmless

September 29th, 2013 6:47 pm by Jeff Bobo — NET News Service

A suspicious package that prompted security at Tri-Cities Regional Airport to shut down the facility and stop all flights Sunday afternoon turned out to be harmless.

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It's still too early to tell the long-term impact of e-cigarettes

It's still too early to tell the long-term impact of e-cigarettes

September 28th, 2013 8:58 pm by Jennifer Sprouse and Nathan Baker - Press Staff Writers

There are a lot of differences between cigarettes and electronic cigarettes –– size, shape, smell –– but local medical experts say it’s hard to predict what the long-term health impact will be for current users.

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Bristol inspirational speaker writes book about Lou Gehrig's disease awareness

Bristol inspirational speaker writes book about Lou Gehrig's disease awareness

September 28th, 2013 8:13 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A little more than two years since his diagnosis with Lou Gehrig’s disease, well-known Bristol marketing executive and inspirational speaker Phil Timp is losing his ability to speak.

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Feed the Children delivery for local homeless students

Feed the Children delivery for local homeless students

September 27th, 2013 9:07 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

“The backpacks are back,” said a jubilant Bonnie White, coordinator of Johnson City Schools Homeless Education Program.

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Johnson City police awarded grant to add SRO positions

Johnson City police awarded grant to add SRO positions

September 27th, 2013 9:04 pm by Tony Casey

When Johnson City Police Chief Mark Sirois received word Friday afternoon that his department had been awarded a grant to add new school resource officer positions, he was said he couldn’t wait to get busy.

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Appellate court upholds pair’s convictions in death of child

Appellate court upholds pair’s convictions in death of child

September 27th, 2013 9:01 pm by Tony Casey

A state Court of Criminal Appeals judge affirmed convictions against a Johnson City couple charged with killing their baby by child abuse, in a ruling posted Friday.

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East Tennessee having success in fighting rabies

East Tennessee having success in fighting rabies

September 27th, 2013 8:47 pm by Tony Casey

It appears the rabies vaccinations are working.

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