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Smash-and-grab burglar makes away with chainsaws

Smash-and-grab burglar makes away with chainsaws

February 15th, 2015 5:00 pm by Staff Report

Nearly $1,000 worth of chainsaws were recently stolen from a business along Fort Henry Drive in Kingsport, where the suspect tossed a large rock through the window and reached in to snatch the merchandise.

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News Regional & National
How Rand Paul is trying to win over Democrats

How Rand Paul is trying to win over Democrats

February 15th, 2015 4:00 pm by By David Weigel, Bloomberg News (TNS)

In the last Bloomberg Politics/Des Moines Register poll of the state, Paul did best among voters under 45, voters who wanted to reject the "establishment," and voters who worried about electability.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Gordon wins pole for his final Daytona 500

Gordon wins pole for his final Daytona 500

February 15th, 2015 3:25 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Jeff Gordon, entering his final year as a full-time Sprint Cup driver, won the pole Sunday for the season-opening Daytona 500.

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Regional & National
Fort Campbell veterinarians hone skills at Nashville Zoo

Fort Campbell veterinarians hone skills at Nashville Zoo

February 15th, 2015 3:15 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

In order to be ready for whatever is thrown at them, be it camels or livestock or even lions and tigers, Fort Campbell veterinarians and techs are improving their skills by going on rounds at the Nashville Zoo

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Sports Sports Live
Replay Booth: Locals bring home TSSAA wrestling titles, athletes pick colleges, loads of hoops and more preps from the past week

Replay Booth: Locals bring home TSSAA wrestling titles, athletes pick colleges, loads of hoops and more preps from the past week

February 15th, 2015 3:00 pm by Staff Report

A look back at some of the high school sports news from across Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia that you may have missed this past week.

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Shooting suspect slams religion while defending liberty

Shooting suspect slams religion while defending liberty

February 15th, 2015 2:30 pm by ALLEN G. BREED and MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press

If his Facebook page is any indication, Craig Hicks is an avowed atheist who despises religion itself but nevertheless seems to support an individual's right to his own beliefs.

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Opinion
High school graduates should take the civics test

High school graduates should take the civics test

February 15th, 2015 2:00 pm by Editorial Board

There is a segment of high school graduates who hardly know what state they're in - physically and otherwise - but too many average students have little sense of American history and they, and the nation, are much the worse for it.

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Entertainment
'SNL' celebrating the big 4-0 with anniversary special

'SNL' celebrating the big 4-0 with anniversary special

February 15th, 2015 1:10 pm by Associated Press

"The SNL 40th Anniversary Special," an extravagant 3 1/2-hour tribute to the iconic show, is set to air at 8 p.m. Sunday on NBC.

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College News & Notes: Week of Feb. 15

College News & Notes: Week of Feb. 15

February 15th, 2015 1:00 pm by Carmen Musick

College News & Notes is designed to provide useful information about financial aid deadlines, scholarships, open houses, workshops and other upcoming events related to the process. To list an event, email us at ink@timesnews.net.

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When Pigs Fly: Kingsport Carousel Project Takes Flight

When Pigs Fly: Kingsport Carousel Project Takes Flight

February 15th, 2015 12:05 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

Something that seemed highly improbable six short years ago is now entering the final stages of completion as the Kingsport Carousel Project nears the finish line.

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