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K-Mets turn the tables on Astros

K-Mets turn the tables on Astros

July 5th, 2014 10:45 pm by Staff Report

Four Kingsport batters recorded doubles as Kingsport picked up a 4-2 Appalachian League win over Greeneville. The victory partially redeemed the 14-1 Independence Day thrashing the K-Mets received on Friday.

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Rain forces postponement of Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

Rain forces postponement of Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

July 5th, 2014 9:15 pm by Associated Press

Steady rain forced NASCAR to postpone Saturday night's Sprint Cup Series race at Daytona International Speedway. The Coke Zero 400 will start at 11 a.m. Sunday.

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Sheriff releases details on alleged Roan Mountain murder

Sheriff releases details on alleged Roan Mountain murder

July 5th, 2014 6:27 pm by NET News Service

The Carter County Sheriff's Department has identified a man who was found dead at his home.

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UPDATE: Kingsport alderman charged with DUI, violation of implied consent

UPDATE: Kingsport alderman charged with DUI, violation of implied consent

July 5th, 2014 6:07 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT — A Kingsport alderman was arrested in Sullivan County on Friday night for allegedly driving under the influence.

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Officials scramble to solve elevator issue at J. Fred Johnson expansion project

Officials scramble to solve elevator issue at J. Fred Johnson expansion project

July 5th, 2014 6:00 pm by Matthew Lane

The elevator doesn't go all the way to the top. Literally. Kingsport and construction officials have been scrambling this week to solve an issue with the elevator and its backup generator.

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Judge OKs McDonnell subpoenas of three Kilgores

Judge OKs McDonnell subpoenas of three Kilgores

July 5th, 2014 5:44 pm by Andrew Cain, Richmond Times-Dispatch

A federal judge has granted former Gov. Bob McDonnell's request to subpoena former Virginia Attorney General Jerry Kilgore and others.

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Only road onto N.C. island reopening after Arthur

Only road onto N.C. island reopening after Arthur

July 5th, 2014 4:00 pm by EMERY P. DALESIO, Associated Press

North Carolina's popular beach towns began returning to the business of recreation Saturday after Arthur lashed the state's coast with forceful winds and heavy rain before churning northward toward Canada.

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Despite hits, no radio love yet for country rap

Despite hits, no radio love yet for country rap

July 5th, 2014 3:14 pm by KRISTIN M. HALL, Associated Press

When Jason Brown came to Nashville to start his career as the country artist Colt Ford, he couldn't find songwriters who would write for his singing style. No surprise. Ford was bringing an unlikely mix to town: country rap.

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Kvitova routs Bouchard for second Wimbledon title

Kvitova routs Bouchard for second Wimbledon title

July 5th, 2014 2:59 pm by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer

In the most lopsided Wimbledon women's final in 22 years, Petra Kvitova overpowered Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-0 in less an hour Saturday to win her second title at the All England Club.

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Express Scripts cuts payments for customized drugs

Express Scripts cuts payments for customized drugs

July 5th, 2014 2:00 pm by MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer

The nation's largest pharmacy benefit manager, Express Scripts, is dramatically scaling back its coverage of compounded medications, saying most of the custom-mixed medicines are ineffective or overpriced.

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