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Former Kingsport city manager leads new startup

Former Kingsport city manager leads new startup

October 4th, 2014 6:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Campbell is the new executive director of AccelNow, which is tasked to accelerate technical entrepreneurs and their startup companies across eight Northeast Tennessee counties and beyond.

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Defense launches Hokies to win over Tar Heels

Defense launches Hokies to win over Tar Heels

October 4th, 2014 4:17 pm by JOEDY McCREARY, AP Sports Writer

Kendall Fuller returned an interception 47 yards for a momentum-shifting touchdown, one of three turnovers forced by Virginia Tech, and the Hokies beat North Carolina 34-17 on Saturday.

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Ousted Haitian dictator 'Baby Doc' Duvalier dies

Ousted Haitian dictator 'Baby Doc' Duvalier dies

October 4th, 2014 4:10 pm by EVANS SANON and TRENTON DANIEL, Associated Press

Jean-Claude-Duvalier, the self-proclaimed "president for life" of Haiti whose corrupt and brutal regime sparked a popular uprising that sent him into a 25-year exile, died Saturday of a heart attack, his attorney said.

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Car with heroin stash sold at Tennessee city's auction

Car with heroin stash sold at Tennessee city's auction

October 4th, 2014 4:00 pm by Associated Press

A little extra padding in the seat of a car sold at auction by the city of Knoxville's Fleet Services division turned out to be a stash of heroin.

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Gators come back late, edge Vols 10-9

Gators come back late, edge Vols 10-9

October 4th, 2014 3:38 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Austin Hardin made a 49-yard field goal with 6:20 remaining Saturday for Florida, which erased a nine-point, fourth-quarter deficit to beat Tennessee 10-9 and continue its decade-long mastery of this rivalry.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Big crowd flocks to Clinch Valley's '12 Mile Yard Sale'

PHOTO GALLERY: Big crowd flocks to Clinch Valley's '12 Mile Yard Sale' - VIDEO

October 4th, 2014 3:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

The 15th annual "12 Mile Yard Sale" — which runs the length of Clinch Valley Road the first Saturday in October every year — brings something that is unheard of in the Valley during the other 364 days of the year: traffic jams.

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Kingsport Tomorrow turning into volunteer organization

Kingsport Tomorrow turning into volunteer organization

October 4th, 2014 2:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Though the organization will no longer have any paid staff, officials say Kingsport Tomorrow is not going away and will still be involved in a number of community projects, such as Healthy Kingsport, the Choice Neighborhood Initiative

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Happy Snaps at the Kingsport Global Cardboard Challenge - VIDEO

October 4th, 2014 12:51 pm by Matthew Carroll

It is the second year for the Cardboard Challenge. The groups are tasked with building anything they like from cardboard and other found or recycled items.

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Airports, airlines and Ebola: 5 things to know

Airports, airlines and Ebola: 5 things to know

October 4th, 2014 12:13 pm by DAVID KOENIG, AP Airlines Writer

The news that a man flew from Liberia to the United States after exposure to Ebola, and wound up in a hospital isolation ward, has led to calls for tougher measures to protect Americans.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

October 4th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include a teacher arrested for drugs, a teen fatally shooting his brother, a Kingsport woman being arrested for animal cruelty, and a cashier giving away cigarettes, among other

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