Kingsport Times News Monday, November 24, 2014
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UPDATE: Third false bomb threat at Hawkins school this month forces RMS evacuation

UPDATE: Third false bomb threat at Hawkins school this month forces RMS evacuation

August 21st, 2014 1:42 pm by Jeff Bobo

According to a report filed by RPD Officer Chris Price, the message stated, "This is a bomb threat" and then a separate line read "(a juvenile student's name) is the bomb."

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Keselowski gets first truck series win

Keselowski gets first truck series win

August 21st, 2014 1:37 pm by Associated Press

Brad Keselowski earned his first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series win on Thursday in the rain-delayed event at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Charity official charged with embezzlement of Bristol library funds

Charity official charged with embezzlement of Bristol library funds

August 21st, 2014 1:01 pm by Rain Smith

An official with a local, multi-million dollar charity has been charged with felony embezzlement, stemming from the alleged theft of $20,000 while previously employed by the Bristol Public Library.

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Steele Creek Park offers something for visitors of all ages

Steele Creek Park offers something for visitors of all ages

August 21st, 2014 11:30 am by Collin Brooks

Even though the summer is nearing an end, there is still plenty of weekend fun to be had Steele Creek Park in Bristol.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 8.21.14

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 8.21.14 - VIDEO

August 21st, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Need a break from your day? Meet some puppies who need a good home at the Kingsport Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Chelsea, Ivan, Jace, Missy and Tommy.

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Congratulations, BMS Race Ticket Winners!

Congratulations, BMS Race Ticket Winners!

August 21st, 2014 10:30 am by Staff Report

Subscribers were invited to register for this Subscriber Rewards Exclusive at our Times-News rewards page at www.ktnrewards.com. Winners were selected this week.

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PHOTO GALLERY : Wednesday's action at BMS

August 21st, 2014 7:25 am by Jonathan McCoy

Check out the sights of on-track action from Wednesday at Bristol Motor Speedway, featuring the NASCAR Modified and Truck Series. Thursday's truck race was postponed due to rain and rescheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday.

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TVA board to vote on replacing coal plant with natural gas

TVA board to vote on replacing coal plant with natural gas

August 21st, 2014 7:22 am by Associated Press

TVA committed to install emission controls or retire the Memphis plant's coal units by December 2018 under a 2011 agreement with the Environmental Protection Agency to reduce emissions across its coal-fired generating fleet.

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US special ops tried but failed to find hostages

US special ops tried but failed to find hostages

August 21st, 2014 7:11 am by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on a secret mission to rescue American hostages, including journalist James Foley, held by Islamic State extremists, but they did not find them, officials say.

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Local News
Crowds press in to witness spectacle as Bass Pro opens

Crowds press in to witness spectacle as Bass Pro opens

August 20th, 2014 11:53 pm by NATHAN BAKER, NET News Service

The Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World grand opening event Wednesday evening at The Pinnacle, Bristol's newest major retail complex, had all the trappings of a three-ring circus.

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