Kingsport Times News Monday, July 27, 2015
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Sullivan Commissioners deliberated budget in private, promise not to do it again

Sullivan Commissioners deliberated budget in private, promise not to do it again

July 20th, 2015 8:00 am by J. H. Osborne

A group of Sullivan County commissioners met in private last week and deliberated potential budget moves, Sullivan County Attorney Dan Street confirmed to the Times-News.

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Chattanooga shattered: A single gunshot, silence, and terror

Chattanooga shattered: A single gunshot, silence, and terror

July 20th, 2015 7:30 am by CLAIRE GALOFARO, Associated Press; LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press; RUSS BYNUM, Associated Pre

On this ordinary Thursday, some thought a car had backfired, or maybe a tire had blown. Sgt. 1st Class Robert Dodge looked up from his computer in an Army recruiting office in a strip mall, more curious than alarmed.

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Former Kingsley Elementary School property to be auctioned

Former Kingsley Elementary School property to be auctioned

July 20th, 2015 7:00 am by J. H. Osborne

The former Kingsley Elementary School, located in the Bloomingdale community of Sullivan County, moved closer to the auction block last week. The group voted to auction the property with a minimum bid of $100,000.

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Sports Sports Live
Astros pad division lead on K-Mets with 7-2 win

Astros pad division lead on K-Mets with 7-2 win

July 20th, 2015 12:20 am by Staff Report

Four Greeneville pitchers held Kingsport to five hits and the Astros padded their lead in the Appalachian League West Division standings with Sunday's 7-2 victory at Pioneer Park.

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Three-time world champ fights off shark during South Africa competition

Three-time world champ fights off shark during South Africa competition

July 19th, 2015 9:27 pm by LYNSEY CHUTEL, Associated Press

Knocked off his board by an attacking shark, three-time world champion Mick Fanning punched the creature before escaping unharmed during the televised finals of a world surfing competition in South Africa on Sunday.

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Crime Regional & National
Police arrest father of girl found dead with four others

Police arrest father of girl found dead with four others

July 19th, 2015 7:32 pm by Associated Press

MODESTO, Calif. - A man was arrested Sunday in the deaths of his daughter, two other girls and two women whose bodies were found in a California home, police said.

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Community
Southern Culture charity dinner with Barter YA

Southern Culture charity dinner with Barter YA

July 19th, 2015 6:30 pm by Community contributer

An evening with Barter Youth Academy on Barter Square on July 24 will feature four talented chefs from across the Tri-Cities including Jennifer Raichlin of Healing Meals in Bristol

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In an Islamic State training camp, children told: Behead the doll

In an Islamic State training camp, children told: Behead the doll

July 19th, 2015 6:06 pm by Associated Press

When Islamic State extremists overran Yazidi towns in northern Iraq last year, they butchered older men and enslaved many of the women and girls. Dozens of young Yazidi boys had a different fate

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Crime Regional & National
Haslam calls for review of security policies and procedures after Chattanooga shooting

Haslam calls for review of security policies and procedures after Chattanooga shooting

July 19th, 2015 5:58 pm by Associated Press

Gov. Bill Haslam has called for a review of security policies and procedures at National Guard armories and other military installations in Tennessee following a shooting rampage in Chattanooga that killed four Marines and a sailor.

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Entertainment Regional & National
Cosby detailed his womanizing, secrecy efforts a decade ago

Cosby detailed his womanizing, secrecy efforts a decade ago

July 19th, 2015 5:39 pm by GEOFF MULVIHILL, Associated Press

Under oath in a hotel - away from the TV cameras and the soapbox where he did his public moralizing - Bill Cosby sketched a very different image of America's Dad.

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