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Airport authority passes spending plan

Airport authority passes spending plan

June 26th, 2014 7:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Airport Authority commissioners decided Thursday to hold the line on airline landing fees and terminal rents at Tri-Cities Regional Airport while passing a $5.9 million spending plan for the fiscal year starting July 1.

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VIDEO REPORT: Area Vietnam Vets honor Rogersville Walmart for help with fundraising

VIDEO REPORT: Area Vietnam Vets honor Rogersville Walmart for help with fundraising - VIDEO

June 26th, 2014 4:38 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Rogersville Walmart and its manager Brenda Frazier were honored Thursday by area members of the Vietnam Veterans of America for assisting in VVA fundraising and membership drive efforts.

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Ruling limits president's recess appointments

Ruling limits president's recess appointments

June 26th, 2014 4:06 pm by SAM HANANEL, Associated Press

The Supreme Court on Thursday limited the president's power to fill high-level administration posts with temporary appointments, ruling in favor of Senate Republicans in their partisan clash with President Barack Obama.

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Court strikes down New York City ban on super-sized, surgary drinks

Court strikes down New York City ban on super-sized, surgary drinks

June 26th, 2014 3:53 pm by By Tina Susman, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

The state's highest court on Thursday struck down New York City's law banning the sale of super-sized sugary drinks.

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Road rage probed in severe Sullivan County wreck

Road rage probed in severe Sullivan County wreck

June 26th, 2014 3:33 pm by Rain Smith

Police are investigating if road rage may have triggered a Tuesday afternoon crash just outside of Kingsport, hospitalizing a man after his Ford Mustang was torn in half behind the driver's seat.

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Four indicted following investigation of Scott County nursing home

Four indicted following investigation of Scott County nursing home

June 26th, 2014 2:23 pm by Wes Bunch

A federal grand jury has indicted four individuals on racketeering charges in connection with the operation of a now-defunct Weber City nursing home. Residents were allegedly forced to live in unsanitary and unclean conditions.

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Ex-US Sen. Howard Baker Jr. dies

Ex-US Sen. Howard Baker Jr. dies

June 26th, 2014 1:44 pm by DONNA CASSATA, Associated Press; ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Former Sen. Howard H. Baker Jr., a moderate Republican known as the politician who inquired what President Richard Nixon knew during the 1973 Senate Watergate hearings, has died. He was 88.

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Rogersville awarded Arts and Culture grants

Rogersville awarded Arts and Culture grants

June 26th, 2014 11:44 am by Jeff Bobo

One will help pay for the annual Heritage Days festival which takes place in downtown Rogersville, while the other will help pay for a new mural being painted on the side of a building.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 6.26.14

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 6.26.14 - VIDEO

June 26th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Need a break from your day? Meet some puppies who need a good home at the Kingsport Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Arnold, Bella, Birdie, and Gunner.

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Units respond to Kingsport apartment fire

Units respond to Kingsport apartment fire

June 26th, 2014 10:45 am by David Grace

As of 10:00 a.m. the Kingsport Fire Department was still on the scene, with Stratford Road closed from Shipley Street to Eastline Drive.

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