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City leaders to revisit Kingsport Riverwalk: Plans to develop as arts, heritage, entertainment district have stagnated

City leaders to revisit Kingsport Riverwalk: Plans to develop as arts, heritage, entertainment district have stagnated

June 8th, 2015 9:32 am by Matthew Lane

Kingsport has spent nearly $3 million in city funds and grants to improve the infrastructure of the riverfront area, from transforming the intersection at Industry into a roundabout and building a new boat ramp

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Networking means you have to work

Networking means you have to work - VIDEO

June 8th, 2015 9:19 am by Hank Hayes

GrowthWheel says you should mark up the groups where your network needs expansion, plus note who in your current network can help the most with challenges you are facing at the moment.

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'One church in two locations' Two Scott County Baptist churches merge

'One church in two locations' Two Scott County Baptist churches merge

June 8th, 2015 8:00 am by Marci Gore

"So much of what we hear about church life and pastors is negative," Pastor Lester Morelock said. "I want people to look at this and say, 'A group of people chose to do the right thing.' That's what we've done. We chose to do the right thing."

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Sports
James' triple-double carries Cavs to OT win in Game 2

James' triple-double carries Cavs to OT win in Game 2

June 8th, 2015 12:23 am by Associated Press

LeBron James turned in a triple-double to remember, Matthew Dellavedova made the go-ahead free throws in overtime, and the Cavaliers overcame a fourth-quarter collapse to outlast the Warriors 95-93 on Sunday night in Game 2 of the NBA Finals.

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Abortions declining in nearly all states

Abortions declining in nearly all states

June 7th, 2015 8:23 pm by DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer

Abortions have declined in states where new laws make it harder to have them - but they've also waned in states where abortion rights are protected, an Associated Press survey finds.

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ETSU professor to lead team into untouched Black Hills cave

ETSU professor to lead team into untouched Black Hills cave

June 7th, 2015 8:17 pm by KEVIN BURBACH, Associated Press

The National Park Service is beginning to excavate the mouth of an unexplored cave in the Black Hills of South Dakota, and researchers believe it could help broaden our understanding of how the region's climate has changed.

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Truex breaks through at Pocono with first win since 2013

Truex breaks through at Pocono with first win since 2013

June 7th, 2015 5:02 pm by By DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Martin Truex Jr. led the most laps for the fourth straight race, only this time he was in front on the one that mattered most, breaking through Sunday at Pocono Raceway for his first Sprint Cup victory since 2013.

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Apple wants a lead role in streaming music

Apple wants a lead role in streaming music

June 7th, 2015 4:25 pm by BRANDON BAILEY and RYAN NAKASHIMA, Associated Press

Analysts and music industry sources say Apple has been gearing up to launch its own streaming-music service, aimed at winning back some of those customers and nudging longtime iTunes users into a new mode of listening.

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G-7 leaders signal united front on Russia sanctions

G-7 leaders signal united front on Russia sanctions

June 7th, 2015 2:23 pm by DAVID McHUGH and DAVID RISING, Associated Press

Several Group of Seven leaders presented a united front on upholding their sanctions against Russia as they opened their annual summit Sunday, making clear that now is not the time for a softer stance.

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Smokies close trails, campsites after teen attacked by bear

Smokies close trails, campsites after teen attacked by bear

June 7th, 2015 2:05 pm by Associated Press

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park has closed several trails and backcountry campsites after a 16-year-old boy was attacked by a black bear in the Hazel Creek section of the part in North Carolina.

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