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Gordon pulls away late for win at Kansas Speedway

Gordon pulls away late for win at Kansas Speedway

May 11th, 2014 12:10 am by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Jeff Gordon grabbed the lead in the final laps at Kansas Speedway on Saturday night and held on for his first victory of the season and 89th overall.

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Tennessee Supreme Court justices vow to defend seats against Ramsey-led attacks

Tennessee Supreme Court justices vow to defend seats against Ramsey-led attacks

May 10th, 2014 9:07 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Three Democratic Tennessee Supreme Court justices seeking to be retained on the August ballot promise they will mount a defense of their seats despite a GOP effort to unseat them.

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NFL draft: Trio of SEC quarterbacks finally hears names called

NFL draft: Trio of SEC quarterbacks finally hears names called

May 10th, 2014 8:58 pm by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer

NEW YORK — It took a few hours on the final day of the NFL draft for A.J. McCarron, Aaron Murray and Zach Mettenberger to finally hear their names called.

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Price & Ramey Insurance celebrates century mark

Price & Ramey Insurance celebrates century mark

May 10th, 2014 8:17 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — A small insurance agency opened up here to serve the people before Kingsport was chartered and when the Ford Model T was coming off the assembly line.

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Nashville officer struck, killed on interstate

Nashville officer struck, killed on interstate

May 10th, 2014 8:12 pm by Associated Press

Nashville Police Officer Michael Petrina, who was directing traffic on the interstate after a vehicle overturned Saturday morning near Brentwood, was killed when he was struck by a motor home on I-65 on Saturday, officials said.

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Kingsport schedules paving projects for this summer

Kingsport schedules paving projects for this summer

May 10th, 2014 7:56 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — This is going to be the summer of paving for Kingsport. In all, nearly eight miles of roads in the Model City will soon be getting a fresh layer of asphalt.

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Graffiti increasing in Smokies' backcountry

Graffiti increasing in Smokies' backcountry

May 10th, 2014 6:04 pm by Associated Press

GATLINBURG — Officials in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park say they are seeing an unprecedented increase in graffiti.

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Blogs Local Entertainment Hardtack & Hard Times
Ned Jilton

HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: TCCWRT Presents "Johnsonville: The End of the Line", Leadership of Nathan Bedford Forrest.

May 10th, 2014 6:00 pm by Ned Jilton

Tri-Cities Civil War Round Table is bringing in Jerry Wooten Monday, May 12, his presentation, "Johnsonville: The End of the Line", focusing on the leadership of Lt. Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest, is free and opened to the public.

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Leadercast aims to build new generation of leaders

Leadercast aims to build new generation of leaders

May 10th, 2014 5:43 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Take a global lineup of leaders who have been there and done that, add a satellite and stir in more than 100,00 people seeking leadership skills and you get the core elements of Leadercast.

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Regional & National Health
Pregnant women gain new options under health law

Pregnant women gain new options under health law

May 10th, 2014 3:04 pm by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press

Under the new health care law, lower-income women who signed up for a private policy in the new insurance exchanges will have access to additional coverage from their state's Medicaid program if they get pregnant.

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