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Johnson makes history with 10th win at Dover

Johnson makes history with 10th win at Dover

May 31st, 2015 5:22 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

The six-time series champion has 10 wins in 27 career starts on the Monster Mile. He needed five extra laps beyond the scheduled 400 because a late accident brought out the caution.

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Rafalowski, Hare in running to be interim Sullivan superintendent

Rafalowski, Hare in running to be interim Sullivan superintendent

May 31st, 2015 5:11 pm by Rick Wagner

Central office supervisor Evelyn Rafalowski and County Commissioner Andy Hare, principal of David Crockett High School in Washington County, will be interviewed publicly by the Board of Education Monday afternoon.

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Flip side of years of no hurricanes: Good luck runs out

Flip side of years of no hurricanes: Good luck runs out

May 31st, 2015 3:50 pm by SETH BORENSTEIN, AP Science Writer

"We should count our blessings that in any particular location, you've gone a long time without a significant impact. It's not like hurricanes or tropical storms haven't happened anymore. They just haven't happened here or where you live."

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Natural Tunnel holding special events for National Trails Day

Natural Tunnel holding special events for National Trails Day

May 31st, 2015 2:00 pm by Staff Report

Natural Tunnel in Duffield will be offering several events, including a canoe trip on the Clinch River, a wild cave tour and a night hike, as part of National Trails Day on June 6.

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Kingsport teacher among 25 SCORE educator fellows for 2015-16

Kingsport teacher among 25 SCORE educator fellows for 2015-16

May 31st, 2015 2:00 pm by Rick Wagner

The group will serve as liaisons between their colleagues, their communities, and policymakers as Tennessee continues the work of improving educational outcomes for all students.

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Wrapping up work at Brickyard Park

Wrapping up work at Brickyard Park

May 31st, 2015 12:01 pm by Matthew Lane

For Brickyard Park Kingsport's newest baseball and softball complex it's all been about the weather. Too much snow in February delayed the project. Too much rain in March delayed the project again.

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Iconic building to be razed, plant suspends operations and other stories you may have missed

Iconic building to be razed, plant suspends operations and other stories you may have missed

May 31st, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

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

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Price Public School hosts Swift College reunion

May 31st, 2015 8:09 am by Jeff Bobo

Swift College was founded in Rogersville in 1883 and served as an African American college until 1955; and a high school until 1963.

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Volunteer NJROTC places in top 4 percent in national 'Brain Brawl'

Volunteer NJROTC places in top 4 percent in national 'Brain Brawl'

May 31st, 2015 6:13 am by Jeff Bobo

Volunteer High School's NJROTC Academic Team finished a respectable 24th out of 600 high schools that competed in national Academic Brain Brawl competition in Florida earlier this month.

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Senate meets with key Patriot Act provisions on the ropes

Senate meets with key Patriot Act provisions on the ropes

May 31st, 2015 5:00 am by ERICA WERNER, Associated Press

Until the impasse is resolved, the NSA will lose its legal authority to collect and search domestic phone records for connections to international terrorists, the once-secret program revealed by agency contractor Edward Snowden.

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