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Shooting suspect slams religion while defending liberty

Shooting suspect slams religion while defending liberty

February 15th, 2015 2:30 pm by ALLEN G. BREED and MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press

If his Facebook page is any indication, Craig Hicks is an avowed atheist who despises religion itself but nevertheless seems to support an individual's right to his own beliefs.

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Opinion
High school graduates should take the civics test

High school graduates should take the civics test

February 15th, 2015 2:00 pm by Editorial Board

There is a segment of high school graduates who hardly know what state they're in - physically and otherwise - but too many average students have little sense of American history and they, and the nation, are much the worse for it.

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Entertainment
'SNL' celebrating the big 4-0 with anniversary special

'SNL' celebrating the big 4-0 with anniversary special

February 15th, 2015 1:10 pm by Associated Press

"The SNL 40th Anniversary Special," an extravagant 3 1/2-hour tribute to the iconic show, is set to air at 8 p.m. Sunday on NBC.

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College News & Notes: Week of Feb. 15

College News & Notes: Week of Feb. 15

February 15th, 2015 1:00 pm by Carmen Musick

College News & Notes is designed to provide useful information about financial aid deadlines, scholarships, open houses, workshops and other upcoming events related to the process. To list an event, email us at ink@timesnews.net.

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When Pigs Fly: Kingsport Carousel Project Takes Flight

When Pigs Fly: Kingsport Carousel Project Takes Flight

February 15th, 2015 12:05 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

Something that seemed highly improbable six short years ago is now entering the final stages of completion as the Kingsport Carousel Project nears the finish line.

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News Regional & National
Winter comes calling...

Winter comes calling...

February 15th, 2015 11:45 am by Staff Report

Snow, freezing rain and sleet today; 2 to 4 inches expected.

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News Local News
New downtown sports facility, economist questions region's shopping centers and more top stories

New downtown sports facility, economist questions region's shopping centers and more top stories

February 15th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have recently missed on TimesNews.net.

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News Regional & National Education
Schools start treating e-cigarettes as drug paraphernalia

Schools start treating e-cigarettes as drug paraphernalia

February 15th, 2015 5:30 am by MICHAEL FELBERBAUM, AP Tobacco Writer

Electronic cigarettes, which heat a nicotine solution to create a vapor instead of burning tobacco, have passed traditional smokes in popularity among teenagers.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Matt Kenseth wins Sprint Unlimited at Daytona

Matt Kenseth wins Sprint Unlimited at Daytona

February 15th, 2015 12:36 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Matt Kenseth's latest victory came in an exhibition race and with only 12 cars running at the end. The circumstances didn't matter to Kenseth.

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Sports Sports Live
Crockett wins first District 1-AAA crown since 1984

Crockett wins first District 1-AAA crown since 1984

February 15th, 2015 12:36 am by George Thwaites

Patrick Good fired up 19 points in a 68-55 win over the Tennessee High that sealed the Jonesborough basketball program's first district title in 31 years. In consolation action, D-B held off Science Hill 55-52.

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