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Kingsport paving project expected to begin Tuesday night

Kingsport paving project expected to begin Tuesday night

June 9th, 2014 7:45 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — A major resurfacing project along Center Street and Lynn Garden Drive that was supposed to start Sunday night should be under way Tuesday night.

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Young Kingsport musician makes mark in Gatlinburg

Young Kingsport musician makes mark in Gatlinburg

June 9th, 2014 7:34 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

Since she was little, Meaghan Allen has shown a propensity to make music — whether on the guitar, violin or mandolin. It's a talent that has enabled her to share the stage with top bluegrass bands.

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Mountain Home VA ranked ninth worst in nation for wait times

Mountain Home VA ranked ninth worst in nation for wait times

June 9th, 2014 6:54 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — A Veterans Affairs audit has found that two health care facilities in Tennessee have among the nation's longest wait times for new patients to receive specialist care.

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UPDATE: Crash on Interstate 81 in Kingsport kills one, injures one

UPDATE: Crash on Interstate 81 in Kingsport kills one, injures one

June 9th, 2014 2:58 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT — One person was killed and another injured in a single-vehicle crash Monday afternoon on Interstate 81 in Kingsport.

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Audit: More than 57,000 await initial VA visits

Audit: More than 57,000 await initial VA visits

June 9th, 2014 2:42 pm by MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press

More than 57,000 veterans have been waiting 90 days or more for medical appointments, the Veterans Affairs Department said in a wide-ranging audit released Monday.

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Gate City beats George Mason in VHSL 2A team tennis semifinals

Gate City beats George Mason in VHSL 2A team tennis semifinals

June 9th, 2014 2:39 pm by Pat Kenney

The Lady Blue Devils doubles team of Karson Light and Hannah Spivey earned the clinching point Monday in a convincing 5-2 win over the Lady Mustangs at Weber City Elementary School.

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In the Rearview: Pocono

In the Rearview: Pocono

June 9th, 2014 1:16 pm by Dave Ongie

I completely understand the pull Dale Earnhardt Jr. has on many race fans, and it goes beyond his legendary last name. When it comes to TV ratings and attendance, however, Junior isn't the magic bullet everyone expects him to be.

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Greeneville man dies after police chase

Greeneville man dies after police chase

June 9th, 2014 12:40 pm by NET News Service

A 74-year-old man was killed in a police chase in Greeneville on Sunday after speeding away from a hit-and-run crash with a police cruiser, the Tennessee Highway Patrol reported.

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Angela Tipton celebrates '50 Years of Memories and New Beginnings'

Angela Tipton celebrates '50 Years of Memories and New Beginnings'

June 9th, 2014 11:45 am by Katina Rose

'Stay calm and dance on forever' is Angela Tipton's new motto. Considering this year marks her 50th year of owning and operating Academy of Performing Arts in Big Stone Gap, it seems more than an appropriate description for her past, present and future.

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New details released in vehicle crash that killed 7-year-old

New details released in vehicle crash that killed 7-year-old

June 9th, 2014 10:34 am by Nick Shepherd

A truck rolled backward out of a parking lot and eventually struck a guardrail, killing a 7-year-old girl over the weekend.

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