Kingsport Times News Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Police deploy tear gas to impose Ferguson curfew

Police deploy tear gas to impose Ferguson curfew

August 17th, 2014 1:40 pm by DAVID A. LIEB and JIM SALTER, Associated Press

The first night of a state-imposed curfew in Ferguson, Mo., ended with tear gas and seven arrests after police dressed in riot gear used armored vehicles to disperse defiant protesters who refused to leave.

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Stories you may have missed

Stories you may have missed

August 17th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

Stories this week include a lawsuit being filed by the mother of a victim killed in a car wreck, a community celebration in Church Hill, an SUV crashing into a local business, a false bomb report, among others

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Rascals Teen Center closing

Rascals Teen Center closing

August 17th, 2014 10:00 am by Matthew Lane

Located in downtown Kingsport, Rascals opened in February 1987 as a teen recreation center where youth from the region could come to socialize in a drug and alcohol-free environment.

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40,000 fans show up for UT's open practice

40,000 fans show up for UT's open practice

August 17th, 2014 1:27 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee's newcomers are hoping the open practice Saturday gave them at least some idea of what it's like to perform in front of a big crowd at Neyland Stadium.

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Lupo steals home, lifts K-Mets to 4-3 win over Greeneville

Lupo steals home, lifts K-Mets to 4-3 win over Greeneville

August 16th, 2014 11:08 pm by George Thwaites

The victory was the ninth in 10 outings for Kingsport (30-26), which moved to within 1 1/2 games of Appalachian League West Division leader Elizabethton.

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Scott County Ruritan club helps teachers, students

Scott County Ruritan club helps teachers, students

August 16th, 2014 8:00 pm by Marci Gore

Following a catered barbeque lunch, members of the Wadlow Gap Ruritan Club presented tote bags filled with at least $100 worth of school supplies to every teacher at the school.

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Bridge Home groundbreaking to be held Wednesday

Bridge Home groundbreaking to be held Wednesday

August 16th, 2014 6:00 pm by Staff reports

It's been a long time coming and represents a lot of answered prayers, according to a Bridge Home No-Kill Animal Rescue official who said the organization will finally break ground on a permanent home.

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Special state senate election is Tuesday

Special state senate election is Tuesday

August 16th, 2014 4:00 pm by Stephen Igo

Vying for the senate seat are state Del. A. Benton 'Ben' Chafin Jr., R-Lebanon, Democrat Mike Hymes, a member of the Tazewell County Board of Supervisors, and independent Rick A. Mullins, director of a Clintwood funeral home.

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Two dead, two hurt in shooting involving Knoxville cadet

Two dead, two hurt in shooting involving Knoxville cadet

August 16th, 2014 3:45 pm by Associated Press

A Knoxville police cadet and another person were killed and two other people injured in a shooting stemming from a family feud, police said Saturday.

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Entertainment
Wilder memoir to give gritty view of prairie life

Wilder memoir to give gritty view of prairie life

August 16th, 2014 3:42 pm by KEVIN BURBACH, Associated Press

Laura Ingalls Wilder penned one of the most beloved children's series of the 20th century, but her forthcoming autobiography will show devoted "Little House on the Prairie" fans a more realistic, grittier view of frontier living.

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