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Surgoinsville's Main Street residents have until July 31 to sign up for sewer hookup

Surgoinsville's Main Street residents have until July 31 to sign up for sewer hookup

July 16th, 2014 10:30 am by Jeff Bobo

Time is running out for Surgoinsville's Main Street sewer customers to sign up for home installation at a discounted rate supplemented with grant funding.

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Kingsport residents, businesses rallied around downtown after devastating flood

Kingsport residents, businesses rallied around downtown after devastating flood

July 16th, 2014 8:58 am by Hank Hayes

No one saw it coming. The core of Kingsport's downtown area was at the end of its business day on July 17, 2013, when a cloudburst hit hard. In a matter of minutes, there was five feet of standing water in the vicinity of Broad and Market streets.

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: Church Hill clinic raising funds through 'flocking-for-hire' scheme

PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: Church Hill clinic raising funds through 'flocking-for-hire' scheme - VIDEO

July 16th, 2014 7:35 am by Jeff Bobo

The double-flocking, which entailed the placement of 75 pink flamingos on the Church Hill City Hall front lawn, was done to raise awareness about a new fundraiser being conducted by the newly renamed Church Hill Medical Mission.

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Lawyer: Mother of boy left in hot car devastated

Lawyer: Mother of boy left in hot car devastated

July 16th, 2014 7:30 am by PHILLIP LUCAS, Associated Press

The woman's husband, Justin Ross Harris, was arrested on charges of murder and child cruelty after the boy's death June 18. He told police he left his son in the backseat of his SUV for about seven hours after forgetting to drop him off at day care.

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Police: 2 dead after shooting at rest stop

Police: 2 dead after shooting at rest stop

July 16th, 2014 7:26 am by Associated Press

Two people are dead after a murder-suicide at a rest stop on the Kentucky-Tennessee state line in Franklin. A Trooper says it appears to have been random with no apparent connection between the victim and the shooter.

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Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game

Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game

July 16th, 2014 12:13 am by Associated Press

Derek Jeter soaked in the adulation from fans and players during one more night on baseball's national stage, set the tone for the American League with a pregame speech and delivered two final All-Star hits.

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Fun Fest event is all about the kids

Fun Fest event is all about the kids

July 15th, 2014 11:38 pm by LURAH LOWERY

Despite rain, Kids Central still saw a great turnout Tuesday. Children enjoyed inflatables, face painting, train rides, Fun Shops, Xtreme Challenge, Days Gone By, Kidstruction Zone, a balloon toss game and more.

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Johnson City man accused of multiple scams pleads guilty

Johnson City man accused of multiple scams pleads guilty

July 15th, 2014 10:50 pm by Wes Bunch

Frank Edward Small, 52, of Johnson City, was indicted by a Scott County grand jury June 23 on a single count of violating Virginia business regulations for the third time in 36 months.

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Johnson City treatment clinic wants to dispense methadone

Johnson City treatment clinic wants to dispense methadone

July 15th, 2014 10:39 pm by TONY CASEY, NET News Service

As it currently sits, the Watauga Recovery Center, at 3114 Browns Mill Road, is not zoned to allow a proposed methadone clinic, according to Johnson City Development Coordinator Steve Neilson.

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Gay Republican candidate faces criticism from opposing camps

Gay Republican candidate faces criticism from opposing camps

July 15th, 2014 10:00 pm by KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press

He's too open about his sexual orientation for some social conservatives, but too far to the right and too quiet on social issues to win over the gay rights groups.

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