Kingsport Times News Friday, October 31, 2014
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Earnhardt wins at Martinsville Speedway

Earnhardt wins at Martinsville Speedway

October 26th, 2014 7:50 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Dale Earnhardt Jr. earned his fourth win of the season on Sunday at Martinsville Speedway in an emotional victory for Hendrick Motorsports that came one week after the popular driver was eliminated from the Chase.

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Police: Train strikes, kills pedestrian in Johnson City

Police: Train strikes, kills pedestrian in Johnson City

October 26th, 2014 7:11 pm by NET News Service

JOHNSON CITY — Johnson City police officers said a pedestrian was killed after he was struck by a passing train this afternoon near the Mountain Home Veterans Affairs facility.

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UPDATE: 'Person of interest' sought in shooting death of Rogersville woman

UPDATE: 'Person of interest' sought in shooting death of Rogersville woman

October 26th, 2014 6:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

The HCSO has developed a "person of interest" in the fatal shooting of 62-year-old Bonnie E. Bowlin at her Tuggle Hill Road residence.

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Kingsport foundation's work is of global importance in Ebola battle

Kingsport foundation's work is of global importance in Ebola battle

October 26th, 2014 6:00 pm by Marci Gore

"Yes, here we are, in little ole Kingsport. We've always just kind of flown under the radar. But what we are doing is of global significance. We're going to become very public in what we do," Welch said. "I want the community to be proud of what we do."

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D-B band brings 2014 Governor's Cup back to Kingsport

D-B band brings 2014 Governor's Cup back to Kingsport

October 26th, 2014 5:00 pm by Carmen Musick

The D-B band captured the 2014 Tennessee Governor's Cup and was named Grand Champion on Saturday, Oct. 25, at the 53rd annual Contest of Champions at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro.

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Community Sunday Stories
Fundraiser Helps Focus on Abilities - Not Disabilities

Fundraiser Helps Focus on Abilities - Not Disabilities

October 26th, 2014 4:30 pm by Debra McCown

The disABILITY Resource Center, which opened last year to help people with disabilities live more independently, is planning a fundraiser and awareness event at Pizza Inn on Monday, Oct. 27.

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Sports
Foster's 3TD game powers Texans over Titans 30-16

Foster's 3TD game powers Texans over Titans 30-16

October 26th, 2014 4:25 pm by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Pro Football Writer

Arian Foster ran for 151 yards and two touchdowns and also caught a pass for a score, and the Texans beat the Titans 30-16 Sunday for a win in the franchise's 200th game.

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Judge ready to bar developers from using Rocky Top

Judge ready to bar developers from using Rocky Top

October 26th, 2014 4:00 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

An East Tennessee judge has said he is ready to stop developers in the newly minted town of Rocky Top, Tennessee, from using the Rocky Top name on merchandise — at least temporarily.

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Fall color tips and trips

Fall color tips and trips

October 26th, 2014 3:45 pm by Amanda Marsh

There are plenty of options, but not always a lot of time. The leaves will "leave" us quickly. So get out and enjoy some of what the region has to offer.

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U.S. disease expert argues against Ebola quarantine

U.S. disease expert argues against Ebola quarantine

October 26th, 2014 3:15 pm by FRANK ELTMAN, Associated Press

"The best way to protect us is to stop the epidemic in Africa, and we need those health care workers, so we do not want to put them in a position where it makes it very, very uncomfortable for them to even volunteer to go."

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