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Three sought in connection with phony $100 bill, dated 1934

Three sought in connection with phony $100 bill, dated 1934

July 28th, 2015 10:55 am by Jeff Bobo

Area businesses may want to keep an eye out for three young males, possibly juveniles, who were reported Sunday evening allegedly attempting to pass a bogus $100 bill dated from 1934.

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Photo gallery: Kingsport Senior Center goes whitewater rafting

July 28th, 2015 9:30 am by Community Contributor

The 90-minute rafting excursion is an annual event at the senior center and one greatly enjoyed by the seniors who attend.

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Injured miner reportedly doing well

Injured miner reportedly doing well

July 28th, 2015 9:26 am by Stephen Igo

The Big Stone Gap man was operating a roof bolt machine in Dickenson County when his left arm got twisted around the drill steel at around 10:30 Monday morning.

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Johnson City Marine protected 2 during Chattanooga shooting

Johnson City Marine protected 2 during Chattanooga shooting

July 28th, 2015 8:35 am by Dylan Chesser, NET News Service

Staying cool under unimaginable circumstances made all the difference for Marine Staff Sgt. Chase Estep as a killer opened fire at the U.S. Naval Reserve Center in Chattanooga nearly two weeks ago.

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Signals to stay on Watauga

Signals to stay on Watauga

July 28th, 2015 7:59 am by Matthew Lane

Earlier this year, Kingsport's traffic division conducted a study of whether or not to remove the traffic signals along Watauga Street at the intersections with Crescent Drive and Lamont Street.

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Eastman reports 'record results' in second quarter

Eastman reports 'record results' in second quarter

July 28th, 2015 1:11 am by Hank Hayes

As for the outlook for full year 2015, Eastman Chairman and CEO Mark Costa said: "Our earnings outlook for the year has improved due to our record second-quarter earnings and our strong first half of the year."

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K-Mets, Astros split Appy League twin bill

K-Mets, Astros split Appy League twin bill

July 27th, 2015 11:25 pm by Staff Report

The Kingsport Mets beat the Greeneville Astros 2-1 in the nightcap Monday to earn a split of the teams' Appalachian League doubleheader at Pioneer Park.

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Boy Scouts of America ends total ban on gay adults

Boy Scouts of America ends total ban on gay adults

July 27th, 2015 11:08 pm by DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer

The Boy Scouts of America on Monday ended its blanket ban on gay adult leaders while allowing church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion for religious reasons.

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U.S., Turkey plan for 'safe zone' free of IS in northern Syria

U.S., Turkey plan for 'safe zone' free of IS in northern Syria

July 27th, 2015 11:05 pm by ZEINA KARAM and JULIE PACE, Associated Press

Turkey and the United States have agreed on the outlines of a plan to rout the Islamic State group from a strip of Syrian territory along the Turkish border. The move further embroils Turkey, a key NATO ally, in Syria's civil war.

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K-9 called in to track suspect in apparent Hawkins arson

K-9 called in to track suspect in apparent Hawkins arson

July 27th, 2015 7:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Firefighters on the scene at 107 Tucker Hill Road were able to detect where someone had walked through a field to the burning residence, but the K-9 unit wasn't able to pick up a trail.

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