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Sheriff: Margaret Sliger probably knew her killer

Sheriff: Margaret Sliger probably knew her killer

May 20th, 2015 5:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

"At this time we don't think this is someone who is just randomly hunting potential victims. She may have known her attacker. The community needs to be alert and report any suspicious activity to my office." -- Sheriff Ronnie Lawson

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Community TriCityMom Food
Share-A-Like Recipes: Week of May 20

Share-A-Like Recipes: Week of May 20

May 20th, 2015 3:30 pm by Staff Report

Have a favorite recipe you'd like to share? Mail it, along with contact information, to the Kingsport Times-News, c/o Jessica Fischer, at 701 Lynn Garden Drive, Kingsport, Tenn. 37662 or email it to food@timesnews.net.

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More gun-wielding road rage reported in Kingsport

More gun-wielding road rage reported in Kingsport

May 20th, 2015 3:27 pm by Rain Smith

Two days after a Kingsport man was arrested for allegedly pulling a gun in a fit of road rage, city police are investigating additional incidents of motorists brandishing firearms.

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Bloomingdale mechanic totals client's car

Bloomingdale mechanic totals client's car

May 20th, 2015 12:10 pm by Rain Smith

A Sullivan County mechanic has been arrested after reportedly taking a customer's vehicle to Greeneville - without their permission - and crashing it into a utility pole.

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Opinion
New Tenn. abortion law an unwarranted intrusion

New Tenn. abortion law an unwarranted intrusion

May 20th, 2015 9:43 am by Editorial Board

A woman's right to this medical decision is protected by the U.S. Supreme Court, yet the state continues to chip away at it not for any scientifically valid reasons, but because of religious dogma that has no place in the conduct of government

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Community TriCityMom Food
Meet Matthew Carroll, beer intern

Meet Matthew Carroll, beer intern

May 20th, 2015 9:30 am by Matthew Carroll, community columnist

There is nothing quite like the woozy, holy cow, what is going on feeling you get when you are trying to figure out something you want to learn while being surround by people who get it. Chess, world soccer, the NFL draft and BEER BREWING!

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Highway 36 construction on schedule for fall finish

Highway 36 construction on schedule for fall finish

May 20th, 2015 8:10 am by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

TDOT hopes to ease traffic congestion between Johnson City and Kingsport and Tri-Cities Regional Airport in Blountville and to provide an alternative route to Interstate 26.

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New faces on board as Bluff City casts votes for BMA

New faces on board as Bluff City casts votes for BMA

May 20th, 2015 7:46 am by Nick Shepherd

Three new alderman will be taking the reins and leading Bluff City after sweeping the current incumbents out of power.

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Local News Education
Richter presents $93.65M facilities plan to city schools

Richter presents $93.65M facilities plan to city schools

May 20th, 2015 12:37 am by Rick Wagner

The three-phase plan would add 400 students capacity and a science and technology building to Dobyns-Bennett High School and close Jackson, Jefferson, Kennedy, Lincoln and Roosevelt elementary schools.

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Local News
Booher offers reasons for fewer registered voters

Booher offers reasons for fewer registered voters

May 20th, 2015 12:33 am by J. H. Osborne

If you've wondered why there were 2,100 fewer registered voters for Kingsport's city election on Tuesday than there were for the city's most recent prior election in May 2013, you're not alone.

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