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Discarded ammo leads to small explosion on Gate City trash truck

Discarded ammo leads to small explosion on Gate City trash truck

May 22nd, 2013 5:47 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — An employee with Gate City’s Public Works Department received an unwelcome surprise last week when live ammunition exploded in the back of a town waste disposal truck.

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Update: NWS extends flood advisory for Sullivan County, Kingsport

Update: NWS extends flood advisory for Sullivan County, Kingsport

May 22nd, 2013 3:01 pm by Staff Report

The NWS has issued a flood advisory for Sullivan County, effective through 8:15 p.m.

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Community Sunday Stories
Folks You Should Know:  Dr. William Kennedy

Folks You Should Know: Dr. William Kennedy

May 22nd, 2013 1:58 pm by Amanda Marsh

Most people know him as the 'father of preservation' in Jonesborough. That's because Dr. William Kennedy has spent more than 30 years pondering the progress of town's historic district.

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Riverdale ends D-B's season with 2-1 win in TSSAA baseball tournament

Riverdale ends D-B's season with 2-1 win in TSSAA baseball tournament

May 22nd, 2013 1:30 pm by Staff Report

The Indians had the bases loaded in their last at-bat but fail to get a timely hit.

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Bargers' donation to fund roundhouse for Kingsport Carousel Project

Bargers' donation to fund roundhouse for Kingsport Carousel Project

May 22nd, 2013 1:09 pm by Staff Report

Pal and Sharon Barger announced Wednesday that they would provide funding for a roundhouse at Kingsport's Carousel Project.

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Kingsport pharmacist pleads guilty in misbranded drug case

Kingsport pharmacist pleads guilty in misbranded drug case

May 22nd, 2013 11:58 am by Wes Bunch

TOPEKA, KAN. — A Kingsport pharmacist pleaded guilty in a Kansas federal court Wednesday to substituting a cheaper drug imported from China for the iron sucrose that the Federal Drug Administration has approved for kidney dialysis patients.

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Oklahoma tornado damage could top $2 billion

Oklahoma tornado damage could top $2 billion

May 22nd, 2013 11:28 am by CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN and RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI, Associated Press

With no reports of anyone still missing and with the death toll at 24 people, authorities and residents turned Wednesday toward assessing the damage and plotting a future course for Moore, a town of about 56,000 which was also hit by a massive tornado in

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FBI: Man fatally shot in Boston bombing probe

FBI: Man fatally shot in Boston bombing probe

May 22nd, 2013 11:19 am by KYLE HIGHTOWER, Associated Press

A man being questioned in the Boston Marathon bombing case was shot to death at his home by an FBI agent Wednesday after turning violent, officials said.

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Man faked marriage certificate to visit Johnson City inmate

Man faked marriage certificate to visit Johnson City inmate

May 22nd, 2013 11:12 am by NET News Service

An Elizabethton man used a fake marriage certificate to gain access to a woman jailed in the Johnson City Detention Facility, resulting in his arrest Tuesday, Johnson City police said.

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Now a-Pear-ing: Versatile fruit shows up in savory, sweet dishes

Now a-Pear-ing: Versatile fruit shows up in savory, sweet dishes

May 22nd, 2013 8:33 am by Leigh Ann Laube

The United States is the second-largest pear-producing country in the world, with Washington, Oregon and California producing 97 percent of the pears in the U.S.

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