Kingsport Times News Friday, May 22, 2015
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Logano wins pole for night race at Kansas Speedway

Logano wins pole for night race at Kansas Speedway

May 8th, 2015 8:40 pm by DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer

Joey Logano drove his No. 22 Ford to a fast lap of 192.397 mph in the final qualifying round Friday, easily topping Kasey Kahne and Brad Keselowski to earn the pole for the Sprint Cup race Saturday night.

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Paul Newberry: After sullied week in sports, let's all shower off

Paul Newberry: After sullied week in sports, let's all shower off

May 8th, 2015 7:45 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP National Writer

Judge Judy is busy with her TV show, so we'll take a stab at some frontier justice after a week filled with Tom Brady, Alex Rodriguez and Isiah Thomas.

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Keep Kingsport Beautiful holds Environmental Month activities in Kingsport schools

Keep Kingsport Beautiful holds Environmental Month activities in Kingsport schools

May 8th, 2015 7:30 pm by Contributed

Keep Kingsport Beautiful and Appalachian Electric Power are holding Environmental Month with Kingsport City Schools in May. This annual event is held in conjunction with Keep Kingsport Beautiful's Great American Cleanup activities

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Welcome to Tennessee: Grand opening of new welcome center

May 8th, 2015 6:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Tennessee's welcome centers are at the front lines of welcoming tourists to the Volunteer State, a number estimated to be more than 100 million people each year and fueling a healthy $16.7 billion tourism industry, state officials said on Friday.

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Hawkins commissioners accused of violating Sunshine Law prior to EMS vote

Hawkins commissioners accused of violating Sunshine Law prior to EMS vote - VIDEO

May 8th, 2015 4:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

An attorney with the Tennessee Comptroller's office issued an opinion Friday that the Open Meetings Act was likely violated by three commissioners who had breakfast together prior to an April 27 Hawkins County Commission meeting.

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Prom 2015: Wise Central High School

May 8th, 2015 4:00 pm by Staff Report

Here's a collection of photos from the Wise Central High School prom, which was held May 2.

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Anglers apt to encounter the gamut of spring bass patterns in Northeast Tennessee reservoirs

Anglers apt to encounter the gamut of spring bass patterns in Northeast Tennessee reservoirs

May 8th, 2015 12:30 pm by George Thwaites

Watson's Marine & Tackle, which suffered a devastating fire in January, looks forward to Grand Reopening. No good news about Boone Lake leakage. Sight fishing on beds: easier said than done.

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Scrapbook Showcase: April Showers Bring May Flowers

May 8th, 2015 12:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Scrapbook Showcase features photos submitted by Frankie Henderson of Kingsport. To share your photos for Sunday Scrapbook or our Scrapbook Showcase, email them to us at sundayscrapbook@timesnews.net.

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Sullivan County SBK Animal Shelter adoptable animals this week.

May 8th, 2015 11:00 am by Staff Report

Click on the gallery to see new animals at the SBK Sullivan County Animal Shelter. Contact: 423-279-2741, or visit all of the animals at: 380 Massengil Rd, Blountville, TN.

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Tenn. puts brakes on release of lawmakers health benefit cost

Tenn. puts brakes on release of lawmakers health benefit cost

May 8th, 2015 10:05 am by Associated Press

Eighty-eight of 99 House members and 28 of the 33 senators are on the state employee health plan. Lawmakers qualify for the state health plan even though they are not considered full-time state employees and taxpayers cover up to 80 percent of their premi

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