Kingsport Times News Friday, May 22, 2015
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Second Harper Lee novel to be published in July

Second Harper Lee novel to be published in July

February 3rd, 2015 10:42 am by HILLEL ITALIE, AP National Writer

"In the mid-1950s, I completed a novel called 'Go Set a Watchman,'" the 88-year-old Harper Lee said in a statement issued by Harper. "It features the character known as Scout as an adult woman, and I thought it a pretty decent effort."

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Cops are literally getting away with highway robbery

Cops are literally getting away with highway robbery

February 3rd, 2015 10:03 am by Editorial Board

In Tennessee and the nation, law enforcement agencies with the help of the Justice Department not only are violating the Constitution in seizing property without due process of law, but are committing highway robbery and getting away with it.

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Kingsport dog celebrates 20th birthday

Kingsport dog celebrates 20th birthday

February 3rd, 2015 8:41 am by Marci Gore

Dr. Kate Zimmerman is a veterinarian at Tri-County Veterinary Hospital in Bluff City and says thanks to better preventative medicine in veterinarian care, today's pets are living longer and healthier lives, just like little Jeremiah

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Want to grow hemp? Tennessee now accepting applications from farmers

Want to grow hemp? Tennessee now accepting applications from farmers

February 3rd, 2015 8:35 am by Gary B. Gray, NET News Service

The Tennessee Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications from farmers and producers interested in growing industrial hemp. It can be used to produce a variety of products, including fabric, textiles, fibers and food.

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Coke bets on 'premium milk' to boost category

Coke bets on 'premium milk' to boost category

February 3rd, 2015 8:29 am by CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry Writer

NEW YORK (AP) — Coke is coming out with premium milk that has more protein and less sugar than regular. And it's betting people will pay twice as much for it.

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Emerge development series for women to debut in Kingsport

Emerge development series for women to debut in Kingsport

February 3rd, 2015 8:00 am by Amanda Marsh

To coincide with women's history month, the first Emerge workshop will be held March 20 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Eastman Lodge and will feature three presenters - Kim Keating, Dr. Dara Richardson-Heron, and Jessica Stollings.

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Eastman enters talks on proposal to close Workington, U.K. acetate tow manufacturing site

Eastman enters talks on proposal to close Workington, U.K. acetate tow manufacturing site

February 3rd, 2015 7:55 am by Hank Hayes

Eastman also manufactures acetate tow, used in cigarette filters, at its facilities in Kingsport, Tenn., and Ulsan, Korea.

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Barking Lot  will be Kingsport's new dog park

Barking Lot will be Kingsport's new dog park

February 2nd, 2015 10:30 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — A new park is in the works for downtown Kingsport and dogs big and small are going to love it. And why not? It's being built specifically for them.

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Church Hill woman runs husband over after argument

Church Hill woman runs husband over after argument

February 2nd, 2015 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

The victim was walking across the parking lot of Food City and while in front of Fox's Pizza, Vickie Jennings allegedly ran over her husband in a red Pontiac Grand Am.

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Oxycodone and suboxone seized from Hawkins man during traffic stop

Oxycodone and suboxone seized from Hawkins man during traffic stop

February 2nd, 2015 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who was allegedly found in possession of suboxone and oxycodone during a traffic stop Friday afternoon said he was driving on the wrong side of the road because he was watching police through his rear view mirror.

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