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SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 11.7.14 - VIDEO

November 7th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

We meet some new adoptable shelter animals on this week's Furry Friends video. This week we meet: Andy, Annie, Daffodil, Loki, Nala, and Thor. Also, the photo gallery below has photos of adoptable shelter animals.

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KPD asking for help to identify armed robber (includes video of robbery)

KPD asking for help to identify armed robber (includes video of robbery)

November 7th, 2014 10:13 am by Staff reports

According to a press release, KPD officers learned that an unknown white male suspect with a small build entered the store dressed in all black, including a ski mask, and carrying a semi-automatic pistol.

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Joy, dismay as 2 sides assess gay-marriage ruling

Joy, dismay as 2 sides assess gay-marriage ruling

November 7th, 2014 9:28 am by DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer

One side was euphoric, the other dismayed, but both foes and supporters of same-sex marriage swiftly turned their attention to the U.S. Supreme Court after an against-the-grain appeals court ruling upheld bans or restrictions on gay marriage in four state

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Man charged in Philly, Virginia abductions

Man charged in Philly, Virginia abductions

November 7th, 2014 9:26 am by MICHAEL R. SISAK, Associated Press; LARRY O'DELL, Associated Press

The man accused of grabbing a Philadelphia woman off the street this week and taking her to Maryland has a history of violence, choking his ex-wife a decade ago and abducting a 16-year-old Virginia girl just last month with the intention of killing her

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Opinion
Kingsport City Schools, RNR student know the SCORE

Kingsport City Schools, RNR student know the SCORE

November 7th, 2014 8:00 am by Editorial staff

KCS gets $25,000 and a year's worth of bragging rights for the win. But most important is why the system won. The award recognizes the top systems in the state and becoming a finalist is by invitation only.

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Opinion
Federal judge actually heeds Constitution in ruling on gay marriage

Federal judge actually heeds Constitution in ruling on gay marriage

November 7th, 2014 8:00 am by Editorial staff

At last, a federal judge — and one appointed by a Democratic president — has issued a ruling on same-sex marriage based on the U.S. Constitution rather than politics.

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Local News Business & Technology Education
The laptops are coming! The laptops are coming! Kingsport sixth-graders going high-tech

The laptops are coming! The laptops are coming! Kingsport sixth-graders going high-tech

November 7th, 2014 12:30 am by Rick Wagner

The Kingsport City Schools Board of Education, near the end of a more than 2.5-hour-long meeting, voted 5-0 to spend $381,667 to buy 630 Dell Latitude 3340 laptop computers.

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Sports Sports Live
Lady Bears defy, but cannot deny Lady Blue Devils in Conference 40 showdown

Lady Bears defy, but cannot deny Lady Blue Devils in Conference 40 showdown

November 6th, 2014 11:32 pm by George Thwaites

Lindsey Harper had 19 kills, Hayley Wolfe collected her 1,000th dig and Gate City held off Union 3-1 in Thursday's Clinch Mountain Conference 40 volleyball tournament championship

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Year-round donations fuel annual Thanks for Giving event

Year-round donations fuel annual Thanks for Giving event

November 6th, 2014 11:01 pm by Nick Shepherd

Thanks for Giving collects donations from the community and gives the donations to needy families in the area for free. Last year saw the biggest turnout ever for the event with between 1,800 and 2,000 people showing up.

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Southern Miss men's basketball under NCAA review

Southern Miss men's basketball under NCAA review

November 6th, 2014 10:50 pm by Associated Press

Southern Miss is working with the NCAA to review "potential issues" related to the men's basketball program that reportedly occurred under Donnie Tyndall, who's now the head coach at Tennessee.

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