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Mount Carmel seniors enjoying their center while they can

Mount Carmel seniors enjoying their center while they can - VIDEO

May 3rd, 2015 9:05 am by Jeff Bobo

The breakfast gathering every Friday morning at the Mount Carmel Senior Center is extra special these days because the seniors don't know how many more times they'll get to enjoy the event.

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Smash-and-grab burglar uses pick ax to steal smokes from store

Smash-and-grab burglar uses pick ax to steal smokes from store - VIDEO

May 3rd, 2015 7:00 am by Jeff Bobo

Police are hoping video surveillance will help identify a man who used a pick ax last week to smash and grab about a dozen packs of cigarettes from a Dollar General store off of Carters Valley Road near Church Hill.

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Mayweather wins decision in richest fight ever

Mayweather wins decision in richest fight ever

May 3rd, 2015 1:22 am by TIM DAHLBERG, AP Boxing Writer

LAS VEGAS - Floyd Mayweather used his reach and his jab Saturday night to frustrate Manny Pacquiao, piling up enough points to win a unanimous decision in their welterweight title bout.

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South slips by Elizabethton 1-0 in District 1-AA baseball

South slips by Elizabethton 1-0 in District 1-AA baseball

May 3rd, 2015 12:13 am by Pat Kenney

The Rebels scored their only run without a hit but still came away with a 1-0 win over the Cyclones on Saturday in tournament play.

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Kilgore slams McAuliffe's reasoning on coal tax veto

Kilgore slams McAuliffe's reasoning on coal tax veto

May 2nd, 2015 10:00 pm by Stephen Igo

State Del. Terry Kilgore, R-Gate City, on Friday disagreed with Gov. Terry McAuliffe's reasoning behind the governor's veto of a bill to extend Virginia's coal tax credit.

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Favorite American Pharoah rallies to win Derby

Favorite American Pharoah rallies to win Derby

May 2nd, 2015 8:20 pm by BETH HARRIS, AP Racing Writer

Sent off as the 5-2 favorite by the record crowd of 170,513, American Pharoah rallied in the stretch to beat Firing Line by a length Saturday and deliver trainer Bob Baffert's fourth Derby win and first since 2002.

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Mayoral candidates appeal to young professionals in Kingsport

Mayoral candidates appeal to young professionals in Kingsport

May 2nd, 2015 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Kingsport's young professionals organization PEAK held a candidate forum Thursday night at the Kingsport Center for Higher Education with at least 100 people in attendance.

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Calling all walkathoners: MEOC pleads for walkers and donors for Sunday's annual fund raiser

Calling all walkathoners: MEOC pleads for walkers and donors for Sunday's annual fund raiser

May 2nd, 2015 6:00 pm by Stephen Igo

alling all volunteers! Mountain Empire Older Citizens, Inc. issued a plea on Tuesday for a big turnout of walkers and donors for its annual walkathon to raise money for its Emergency Fuel Fund for the Elderly (EFF).

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100 Tennessee seniors will not graduate after prank goes too far

100 Tennessee seniors will not graduate after prank goes too far

May 2nd, 2015 4:45 pm by Associated Press

MADISONVILLE, Tenn. - One hundred Sequoyah High School seniors are not being allowed to graduate and a school resource officer has been fired after a senior prank got out of control.

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Mayor Frost gives Mount Carmel seniors cold shoulder

Mayor Frost gives Mount Carmel seniors cold shoulder

May 2nd, 2015 4:00 pm by Editorial Board

Advised of a finding that he has exceeded his lawful authority, the mayor Tuesday completely ignored it and again apparently violated city code, this after City Attorney Chris Raines - once again - in effect recused himself as city attorney.

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