Kingsport Times News Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Phillies' Hamels no-hits Cubs

Phillies' Hamels no-hits Cubs

July 25th, 2015 7:10 pm by SARAH TROTTO, Associated Press

Phillies ace Cole Hamels enhanced his trade value even more, becoming the first pitcher to throw a no-hitter against the Chicago Cubs in 50 years while leading Philadelphia to a 5-0 win Saturday.

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Pentagon asks armed volunteers to stop guarding recruiting centers

Pentagon asks armed volunteers to stop guarding recruiting centers

July 25th, 2015 7:00 pm by Chattanooga Times Free Press

In a statement issued Friday, Pentagon spokesman Peter Cook said the department takes "the safety of our service members, our DoD civilians, and the families who support them very seriously."

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Community
'Forts of the Clinch' bus tour on Aug. 8

'Forts of the Clinch' bus tour on Aug. 8

July 25th, 2015 6:30 pm by Community contributor

The Adventures in History: "Forts of the Clinch" bus tour offered by the Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park in Big Stone Gap will be Saturday, Aug. 8.

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News
In Kenya, Obama blends blunt messages with warm reflections

In Kenya, Obama blends blunt messages with warm reflections

July 25th, 2015 5:29 pm by Associated Press

His official agenda has been sprinkled with opportunities to reconnect with his late father's sprawling Kenyan family, including some meeting the American president for the first time.

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Goodwill stores well-prepared for back-to-school

Goodwill stores well-prepared for back-to-school

July 25th, 2015 5:00 pm by Marci Gore

KINGSPORT - As area students head back to the classroom - some as early as next week - back-to-school shopping is already well underway.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Edwards on Brickyard 400 pole; Stewart to start fourth

Edwards on Brickyard 400 pole; Stewart to start fourth

July 25th, 2015 3:50 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Carl Edwards won the pole for the Brickyard 400, where passing could be at a premium Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Community
Festival of plays and playwrights has lots of events on tap

Festival of plays and playwrights has lots of events on tap

July 25th, 2015 2:30 pm by Community contributor

The Appalachian Festival of Plays and Playwrights (AFPP) is returning to Abingdon to celebrate the richness of the Appalachian culture by showcasing stories of the region and the inspiration it provides writers.

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Alzheimer's Caregiver Conference coming to Kingsport

Alzheimer's Caregiver Conference coming to Kingsport

July 25th, 2015 1:00 pm by Community contributor

The Conference focuses on offering information to caregivers that will enable them to provide positive outcomes for their loved ones living with Alzheimer's disease while minimizing their own stress levels.

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Opinion
There will always be guns in America - lots of them

There will always be guns in America - lots of them

July 25th, 2015 11:30 am by Editorial Board

Clearly, if all the guns were gone then no one would be killed by one, but that can never happen, because our Constitution allows us to own guns for our protection

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Times-News - K-Mets Fan of the Game: July 24 vs Elizabethton

July 25th, 2015 11:00 am by Staff Report

The Times-News and Kingsport Mets are teaming up for the 2015 Fan of the Game contest - and every home game presents another opportunity for you to cash in on some grand slammin' summer fun.

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