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Analysis: VA falls short on female medical issues

Analysis: VA falls short on female medical issues

June 22nd, 2014 6:22 pm by GARANCE BURKE, Associated Press Writer

Already pilloried for long wait times for medical appointments, the beleaguered Department of Veterans Affairs has fallen short of another commitment: to attend to the needs of the rising ranks of female veterans.

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Iraqi militants seize two more border crossings

Iraqi militants seize two more border crossings

June 22nd, 2014 6:14 pm by SAMEER N. YACOUB, Associated Press

BAGHDAD — Sunni militants on Sunday captured two border crossings, one along the frontier with Jordan and the other with Syria, security and military officials said.

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Is it a frog? Is it a gorilla? No, it's Pig the dog

Is it a frog? Is it a gorilla? No, it's Pig the dog

June 22nd, 2014 6:06 pm by JAY REEVES, Associated Press

ALABASTER, Ala. — Born in Atlanta with severe deformities and adopted by Kim Dillenbeck, the 8-month-old mutt has gangly legs, a body that appears to have been chopped in half and no neck.

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Crime Local News
Police: JC man charged with aggravated assault after allegedly cutting father's throat

Police: JC man charged with aggravated assault after allegedly cutting father's throat

June 22nd, 2014 5:59 pm by NET News Service

JOHNSON CITY — Police said a city man was arrested after officers said he cut his father's throat.

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Local News Business & Technology
City sets up new 'gentleman's farm' zoning

City sets up new 'gentleman's farm' zoning

June 22nd, 2014 4:30 pm by Matthew Lane

Kingsport officials have drafted and approved new zoning regulations that will allow for urban agricultural estates within the city limits.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Showcase: The Beauty of Bays Mountain

June 22nd, 2014 2:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features a collection of photos taken at various times throughout the past year at Bays Mountain Park in Kingsport. The photos were taken and submitted by Fred Mattingly.

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Photo Gallery: Two Dads Cafe Opens

June 22nd, 2014 12:00 pm by Ned Jilton

Two Dad's Cafe and Catering is more than just two dads. It's the two families behind two dads. Chuck King and Randy Slagle had been friends a long time when the two dads began catering family and church parties. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Fun Fest details; higher gas tax proposed; major road work in Kingsport and more stories you may have missed

Fun Fest details; higher gas tax proposed; major road work in Kingsport and more stories you may have missed

June 22nd, 2014 10:15 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Kingsport schools plan Educators Hall of Fame

Kingsport schools plan Educators Hall of Fame

June 22nd, 2014 10:00 am by Rick Wagner

If you had a teacher or other Kingsport City Schools employee who taught you well and made a difference in your life and those of others, you soon may have a chance to help give that person recognition.

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Sports Sports Live
K-Mets cannonade sends off Danville, 9-5

K-Mets cannonade sends off Danville, 9-5

June 22nd, 2014 1:35 am by George Thwaites

Postgame fireworks were preceded by an eagerly awaited display of offensive pyrotechnics and the K-Mets rolled to a 9-5 victory, their first of the Appalachian League season.

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