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New wolf pups, 'Idol' winner with Model City ties and more stories you may have missed

New wolf pups, 'Idol' winner with Model City ties and more stories you may have missed

May 25th, 2014 10:30 am by Staff Report

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

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Community Local News
Navy veteran, 83, honors heroes by placing flags on graves for Memorial Day

Navy veteran, 83, honors heroes by placing flags on graves for Memorial Day

May 25th, 2014 12:17 am by Rick Wagner

Ever wonder how those American flags get placed on veterans' graves around Memorial Day each year? The answer for four area cemeteries is U.S. Navy veteran Moe Cloud.

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Sports Sports Live
Coty Sensabaugh hosting free football camp for area youth

Coty Sensabaugh hosting free football camp for area youth

May 24th, 2014 11:59 pm by Nick Shepherd

The idea for the camp came after Coty Sensabaugh, who plays cornerback for the Tennessee Titans and is a D-B graduate, worked with another football camp during his college years.

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Crime Local News
Man serving life in toddler's murder handed another year for drug offenses

Man serving life in toddler's murder handed another year for drug offenses

May 24th, 2014 11:53 pm by Wes Bunch

Juwan Luvies Moore, 32, of Coeburn, was sentenced to five years in prison with all but one year suspended following his appearance Monday in Scott County Circuit Court.

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News Regional & National
Sheriff: California gunman stabbed three people at home, shot three others

Sheriff: California gunman stabbed three people at home, shot three others

May 24th, 2014 10:02 pm by RAQUEL MARIA DILLON, Associated Press

A California gunman who went on a rampage near a Santa Barbara university stabbed three people to death at his apartment before shooting to death three more in a terrorizing crime spree.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Larson holds off big boys for Charlotte Nationwide win

Larson holds off big boys for Charlotte Nationwide win

May 24th, 2014 9:48 pm by STEVE REED, AP Sports Writer

Kyle Larson raced to his second Nationwide Series victory of the season Saturday, holding off Sprint Cup drivers Brad Keselowski and Kyle Busch at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

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News Local News Outdoors
TVA relying more on local police to patrol lakes, public areas

TVA relying more on local police to patrol lakes, public areas

May 24th, 2014 8:16 pm by Hank Hayes

The Tennessee Valley Authority's public use area overlooking the Fort Patrick Henry Dam and reservoir looks much like it did when it opened more than a half century ago, but conditions have changed.

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Local News Education
Ailshie: Additional funding for computers essential in today's educational climate

Ailshie: Additional funding for computers essential in today's educational climate

May 24th, 2014 8:04 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — City school leaders await final disposition of their 2014-15 budget request from the Board of Mayor and Aldermen.

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Local News Business & Technology
Kingsport  BMA approves first  high-end housing incentive

Kingsport BMA approves first high-end housing incentive

May 24th, 2014 7:48 pm by Matthew Lane

The Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved the first, and to date only, incentive under its Professional Housing Incentive Program — $200,000 for infrastructure work in the expansion of the Preston Park subdivision.

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News Regional & National
Gates says he would have allowed gay adults in Scouts, opposes new debate

Gates says he would have allowed gay adults in Scouts, opposes new debate

May 24th, 2014 7:33 pm by NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press

Robert Gates, the new president of the Boy Scouts of America, said Friday that he would have moved last year to allow openly gay adults in the organization but said he opposes any further attempts to address the policy now.

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