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Montoya beats Power for second Indy 500 win

Montoya beats Power for second Indy 500 win

May 24th, 2015 4:07 pm by By JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Juan Pablo Montoya insisted he had the best car in the Team Penske stable, even to his three teammates, who all believed they were legitimate contenders to win the Indianapolis 500.

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Natural gas fee in the pipeline for Kingsport residents

Natural gas fee in the pipeline for Kingsport residents

May 24th, 2015 4:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Kingsport imposing a gas franchise fee was mentioned last year during budget discussions by then-City Manager John Campbell. The fee was offered as a way the city could generate revenue in an attempt to close the shortfall in last year's budget.

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Letterman drives into retirement with Indy 500 tribute

May 24th, 2015 3:00 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

The freshly retired late night host was all grins early Sunday when his IndyCar team paid tribute by putting a gap-toothed, smiling caricature of his face and #thanksdave on driver Oriol Servia's yellow car for the big race.

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Inspiration behind 'A Beautiful Mind' dies in car crash

Inspiration behind 'A Beautiful Mind' dies in car crash

May 24th, 2015 2:40 pm by BRUCE SHIPKOWSKI, Associated Press

John Forbes Nash Jr., a mathematical genius whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie "A Beautiful Mind," and his wife were killed in a car crash Saturday on the New Jersey Turnpike.

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Remembering Nolan: Family shares memories of toddler who drowned in pool

Remembering Nolan: Family shares memories of toddler who drowned in pool

May 24th, 2015 2:00 pm by Marci Gore

"This has just been a nightmare," said Chris. "We are all just devastated. Life will never be back to normal."

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Community Sunday Stories
Faith in Action: Marathon Ministry works to help families recover from house fires

Faith in Action: Marathon Ministry works to help families recover from house fires

May 24th, 2015 12:30 pm by Tanja Moody

Marathon Ministry in Gate City is a non-profit ministry that initially began in Massachusetts as a means to providing food to poor families. More recently, the ministry has supported local fire departments in helping families recover when their homes are

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Stories you may have missed

Stories you may have missed

May 24th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff report

Stories this week include a community's reaction to the murder of a beloved teacher, Racks by the Tracks photos, a new Kingsport mayor, new wolf pups and a car show on Memory Lane

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Ireland gives resounding 62.1 percent 'yes' to gay marriage

Ireland gives resounding 62.1 percent 'yes' to gay marriage

May 24th, 2015 1:37 am by Associated Press

"We're the first country in the world to enshrine marriage equality in our constitution and do so by popular mandate," said Leo Varadkar, a Cabinet minister who came out as gay at the start of a government-led effort to amend Ireland's constitution.

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Warriors scrub Rockets 115-80

Warriors scrub Rockets 115-80

May 24th, 2015 12:09 am by Associated Press

Stephen Curry scored 40 points and the Golden State Warriors made it look easy against Houston, beating the Rockets 115-80 on Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference finals.

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D-B's AFROTC program 'distinguished' once again

D-B's AFROTC program 'distinguished' once again

May 23rd, 2015 10:47 pm by Rick Wagner

The D-B Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps instructors and cadets have earned the Air Force JROTC Distinguished Unit Award or DUA for the 2014-2015 school year, the eighth consecutive year.

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