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Kingsport BMA approves budget, tax increase

Kingsport BMA approves budget, tax increase

June 17th, 2014 11:49 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The Board of Mayor and Aldermen gave final approval to Kingsport's 2015 budget Tuesday night, a budget that includes a 13-cent property tax hike and increases to both the water and sewer rates.

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Downtown Kingsport  motorcycle crash leaves Gate City man injured

Downtown Kingsport motorcycle crash leaves Gate City man injured

June 17th, 2014 10:57 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT — A Southwest Virginia man was seriously injured Tuesday afternoon in Kingsport when a pickup truck collided with the motorcycle he was riding.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Downtown Kingsport

June 17th, 2014 10:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features photos of Downtown Kingsport, taken and submitted by Derek Cress. Included is some beautiful night photography.

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Study: Speeding increased after cameras disabled

Study: Speeding increased after cameras disabled

June 17th, 2014 8:00 pm by Associated Press

A study has found that the number of speeding motorists increased immediately following a decision to disable traffic cameras in Oak Ridge.

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'Life and death': Police plead with Hawkins commissioners to repair radio 'dead spots'

'Life and death': Police plead with Hawkins commissioners to repair radio 'dead spots'

June 17th, 2014 7:12 pm by Jeff Bobo

Two police officers who chased an armed suspect from Church Hill into Goshen Valley on June 7 were in radio "dead space" and out of contact with Hawkins County Central dispatch for more than 11 minutes.

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Emory & Henry takes over Virginia Intermont's equestrian program

Emory & Henry takes over Virginia Intermont's equestrian program

June 17th, 2014 6:53 pm by Rick Wagner

A nationally recognized horse program will live on despite the demise of the college that operated it for four decades.

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Hawkins cancer support group hosts third annual golf tournament

Hawkins cancer support group hosts third annual golf tournament

June 17th, 2014 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Cancer Support Group will host its third annual golf tournament fundraiser on Saturday, June 21, 2014, at McDonald Hill Golf Course.

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Reckless driver tells police she wasn't in a hurry, she just needed gas

Reckless driver tells police she wasn't in a hurry, she just needed gas

June 17th, 2014 4:01 pm by Rain Smith

On Airport Parkway an officer clocked a Ford Explorer traveling 91 mph in a 55 mph zone, while weaving in and out of traffic.

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Red Cross to hold 'Ride for the Red'

Red Cross to hold 'Ride for the Red'

June 17th, 2014 4:00 pm by Katherine Scoggins

The American Red Cross of Northeast Tennessee will hold its fifth annual Ride for the Red, a 100-mile motorcycle ride through Northeast Tennessee, to benefit the American Red Cross on Saturday, June 21.

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Haslam's weeklong Asia trip shrouded in secrecy

Haslam's weeklong Asia trip shrouded in secrecy

June 17th, 2014 3:16 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Haslam spokesman David Smith this week said Haslam would be in Japan and South Korea but declined to give more details on the basis that the governor was holding "private meetings" with business prospects.

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