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Wise County native scales literary heights: Kimberly Elkins' historic novel has been selected for publication by pre-eminent publishing house

Wise County native scales literary heights: Kimberly Elkins' historic novel has been selected for publication by pre-eminent publishing house

July 5th, 2014 12:00 pm by Stephen Igo

A Wise County native who explored a mountain-fed stream as a child has followed her lifelong curiosity to new heights atop the loftier realms of the literary world.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

July 5th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

Stories this week include a woman being charged after a spending spree, trespassing leading to multiple charges and the 'Son of God' threatening murder in a Kingsport court

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Fat camps offer pudgy pets 'pawlates' to slim down

Fat camps offer pudgy pets 'pawlates' to slim down

July 5th, 2014 10:00 am by SUE MANNING, Associated Press

It's not just a people problem: Growing rates of obesity in pets have led to the emergence of fat farms offering "pawlates," ''doga" and "Barko Polo," doggie versions of Pilates, yoga and Marco Polo to help slim down man's best friend.

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Lee County grand jury hands down 189 felony indictments

Lee County grand jury hands down 189 felony indictments

July 4th, 2014 11:43 pm by Wes Bunch

Two individuals were indicted on various child pornography charges, while eight others were indicted on 59 welfare fraud related charges.

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South alum Ratliff grabs two-shot lead at ETA

South alum Ratliff grabs two-shot lead at ETA

July 4th, 2014 10:48 pm by Joe Avento, NET News Service

Cayman Ratliff readily admits his love of Elizabethton Golf Course, and nothing that happened on Friday changed his mind one bit. The ETSU signee continued the love affair during the first round of the Carter County Bank East Tennessee Amateur.

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Carter County manhunt ends with capture of two suspects

Carter County manhunt ends with capture of two suspects

July 4th, 2014 10:39 pm by NET News Service

On Friday afternoon, sheriff's deputies found the body of a 57-year-old Roan Mountain man with a gunshot wound in his home on Heaton Creek Road.

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Education
Cherokee High HOSA students get 'bloodied' for HVMC trauma training

Cherokee High HOSA students get 'bloodied' for HVMC trauma training

July 4th, 2014 9:46 pm by Jeff Bobo

Two Cherokee High School students spent a day last week broken, bandaged and bleeding to help Kingsport doctors and nurses stay prepared to treat the worst trauma cases imaginable.

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Photo Gallery: Downtown Kingsport Celebrates the 4th of July

July 4th, 2014 9:01 pm by Ned Jilton

Folks gather along Broad Street for music and fireworks. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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PARCC may still be on the table for Tennessee schools

PARCC may still be on the table for Tennessee schools

July 4th, 2014 8:00 pm by Rick Wagner

While it is true Tennessee is pulling out of Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, or PARCC, four Tri-Cities school officials said that is a bit misleading when people construe that as a clear move to abandon Common Core.

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California city is latest immigration flashpoint

California city is latest immigration flashpoint

July 4th, 2014 7:33 pm by Associated Press

"This is a way of making our voices heard," said Steve Prime, a resident of nearby Lake Elsinore. "The government's main job is to secure our borders and protect us — and they're doing neither."

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