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Need for IT: DigiGirlz Day promotes females in information technology careers

Need for IT: DigiGirlz Day promotes females in information technology careers

May 3rd, 2015 2:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Wanted: Females to go into information technology careers. That's the message of the DigiGirlz Day at the Kingsport Higher Education Center, where area high school females got a glimpse at IT careers

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Pace of death sentences, executions slows in Virginia

Pace of death sentences, executions slows in Virginia

May 3rd, 2015 1:55 pm by LARRY O'DELL, Associated Press

Virginia, which once operated one of the busiest execution chambers in the nation, has sent only six people to death row in the past nine years after sending 40 over the previous eight years.

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'Avengers' sequel second-biggest U.S. opener of all time

'Avengers' sequel second-biggest U.S. opener of all time

May 3rd, 2015 1:52 pm by LINDSEY BAHR, AP Film Writer

Marvel and Disney now boast the top three opening weekends of all time with "Avengers" and its sequel taking the top two slots and "Iron Man 3" in third place.

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Stories you may have missed

Stories you may have missed

May 3rd, 2015 10:00 am by Staff report

Top stories this week include 6-year-old pork being served to students, a speeding car slamming into a cop car, a fundraiser for a partially paralyzed officer and another officer delivery a baby, among others

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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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Sports
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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