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Rescued from the river, Scott. Co. fatal, drones to make history and other stories you may have missed

Rescued from the river, Scott. Co. fatal, drones to make history and other stories you may have missed

July 19th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Astros get away from K-Mets in the seventh inning to post 6-3 victory

Astros get away from K-Mets in the seventh inning to post 6-3 victory

July 19th, 2015 1:13 am by George Thwaites

After struggling through five scoreless innings against Kingsport Mets pitcher Audry German, the Greeneville Astros finally made some headway in the sixth. In the seventh, K-Mets reliever Joe Shaw quickly got in over his head.

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Chattanooga shooter's family offers sympathy to families of his victims

Chattanooga shooter's family offers sympathy to families of his victims

July 19th, 2015 12:54 am by Associated Press

"There are no words to describe our shock, horror, and grief," said the statement, provided to the Associated Press by a lawyer representing the family of Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez, who was killed by police.

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Sullivan sales tax revenues up 6.7 percent

Sullivan sales tax revenues up 6.7 percent

July 18th, 2015 11:25 pm by J. H. Osborne

Countywide, sales tax revenues totaled more than $50.4 million during the 12-month period - up about $3.15 million from about $47.3 million for the prior fiscal year.

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Trump on John McCain: 'I like people who weren't captured'

Trump on John McCain: 'I like people who weren't captured'

July 18th, 2015 10:43 pm by Associated Press

Se. John McCain's war record was a cornerstone of his 2008 bid for president. A Navy pilot during the Vietnam War, he was captured after his plane was shot down. He was held for more than five years as a prisoner of war.

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Saturday another record day at Wise RAM event

Saturday another record day at Wise RAM event

July 18th, 2015 10:18 pm by Stephen Igo

"This year we saw an increase in all new patients, mostly laid-off (coal) miners and their families from all the layoffs," said Health Wagon Clinical Director Paula Meade.

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Nuclear deal has companies eyeing Iranian opportunities anew

Nuclear deal has companies eyeing Iranian opportunities anew

July 18th, 2015 10:10 pm by Associated Press

While it will likely be months before sanctions on Iran ease, business and political leaders are wasting no time in trying to tap into a large and what they hope will be a lucrative Iranian market.

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Johnson City program offers felons new life

Johnson City program offers felons new life

July 18th, 2015 7:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

The Day Reporting Center aims to reduce recidivism by helping felons find jobs. Guest speakers frequent the Center to help participants learn how to budget or receive specific skills that will make them more marketable to employers.

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Sports
Dempsey hat trick propels U.S. into Gold Cup semifinals

Dempsey hat trick propels U.S. into Gold Cup semifinals

July 18th, 2015 7:23 pm by RONALD BLUM, AP Sports Writer

Clint Dempsey scored on a fourth-minute header, added a pair of second-half goals for his first international hat trick, and the United States routed Cuba 6-0 on Saturday to reach its eighth straight CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinal.

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Community
LPH to host March for Babies event

LPH to host March for Babies event

July 18th, 2015 6:30 pm by Community contributer

2015 Ambassador Family and honorees Wendell and Brenda Barnette will help preside over the 2015 March for Babies kickoff from noon to 1 p.m. on July 22 at the Wellmont Lonesome Pine Hospital cafeteria.

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