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Hawkins County BOE gets facts about snacks on campus

Hawkins County BOE gets facts about snacks on campus

June 7th, 2014 11:42 pm by Jeff Bobo

If school boards follow the letter of the law regarding new federal guidelines for food sales on school campuses, there will be no more salty chips, candy bars or sugary soft drinks sold in public schools beginning July 1.

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Sports
California Chrome's Triple Crown quest collapses

California Chrome's Triple Crown quest collapses

June 7th, 2014 8:26 pm by BETH HARRIS, AP Racing Writer

California Chrome failed in his bid to win the first Triple Crown in 36 years on Saturday, losing the Belmont Stakes to 9-1 long shot Tonalist. The Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner finished in a dead heat for fourth with Wicked Strong.

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7-year-old girl killed in Kingsport crash

7-year-old girl killed in Kingsport crash

June 7th, 2014 8:24 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT — A 7-year-old girl was killed Saturday afternoon in a single-vehicle crash in Kingsport.

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Godsey unveils new proposal for Sullivan County's forensic services

Godsey unveils new proposal for Sullivan County's forensic services

June 7th, 2014 7:44 pm by J. H. Osborne

Outgoing Sullivan County Mayor Steve Godsey made public Thursday that a new deal is on the table between the county and The William L. Jenkins Forensics Center at the James H. Quillen College of Medicine.

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UT Emerging Leaders series coming to Kingsport Center for Higher Education

UT Emerging Leaders series coming to Kingsport Center for Higher Education

June 7th, 2014 7:41 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — The University of Tennessee Knoxville is launching a noncredit leadership and development program in Kingsport starting in August.

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Kingsport paving projects get under way Sunday night

Kingsport paving projects get under way Sunday night

June 7th, 2014 7:34 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The "road work ahead" and "uneven lanes" signs should be up along Center Street and Lynn Garden Drive, all in preparation for the repaving work scheduled to begin Sunday night.

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Community Local Entertainment
Kingsport Mini Maker Faire seeking tinkerers, do-it-yourselfers

Kingsport Mini Maker Faire seeking tinkerers, do-it-yourselfers

June 7th, 2014 6:33 pm by LURAH LOWERY, llowery@timesnews.net

KINGSPORT — Dubbed the "greatest show and tell on Earth," the third annual Kingsport Mini Maker Faire will take place during Fun Fest on Sunday, July 13, from 1 to 6 p.m.

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Back-in parking being introduced near intersection of Wexler, Center streets

Back-in parking being introduced near intersection of Wexler, Center streets

June 7th, 2014 6:20 pm by Matthew Lane

Kingsport is taking a reverse angle approach to some of the parking spaces in the downtown area.

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Crime Regional & National
Murder suspect told 911 world under evil control

Murder suspect told 911 world under evil control

June 7th, 2014 6:12 pm by Associated Press

In audio tapes released to various media outlets from the 911 call of triple-murder suspect David Eugene Smith to a Knox County dispatcher, Smith says the world is under evil control.

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Regional & National Business & Technology
Kentucky plant emblematic of move from coal to gas

Kentucky plant emblematic of move from coal to gas

June 7th, 2014 5:55 pm by DYLAN LOVAN, Associated Press

In the shadow of Paradise Fossil Plant's aging smokestacks, where white steam and carbon dioxide rise into the sky, outdated coal-fired generators are being replaced with one that runs on natural gas.

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