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Attorney: Court orders release of nun, other Y-12 protesters

Attorney: Court orders release of nun, other Y-12 protesters

May 16th, 2015 12:24 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A federal appeals court has ordered the immediate release of an 85-year-old nun and two fellow Catholic peace activists who vandalized a uranium storage bunker, their attorney said Friday.

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'SEC primary' wants Southern stamp on GOP in 2016

'SEC primary' wants Southern stamp on GOP in 2016

May 16th, 2015 11:40 am by BILL BARROW, Associated Press

With a GOP field replete with established, well-financed politicians, the second wave of primary states appears to have a genuine say in selecting a nominee and not merely follow the trend set by the early voting states.

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Kingsport SBK Animal Shelter adoptable animals this week. - VIDEO

May 16th, 2015 11:00 am by Staff Report

Watch the Furry Friends video this week to meet your new best friend. This week we meet: Houston, Samwise, Chief, and Spot. Also, the click on the photos below to see a gallery of new animals.

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What is future  of Sullivan County school facilities?

What is future of Sullivan County school facilities?

May 16th, 2015 10:37 am by Rick Wagner

As the departure of Sullivan County Director of Schools Jubal Yennie for Wyoming approaches, Sullivan County's school board vice chairman said the facilities study and plans to follow through with it will continue.

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South stuns defending state champ CAK 3-2 in A-AA baseball sectional

South stuns defending state champ CAK 3-2 in A-AA baseball sectional

May 15th, 2015 11:42 pm by Pat Kenney

Cooper Jackson hit the game-winning RBI single in the bottom of the 12th inning to lift the Rebels to the win that clinched a berth in the state tournament.

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Hawks ace holds down Tribe in TSSAA Class AAA sectionals

Hawks ace holds down Tribe in TSSAA Class AAA sectionals

May 15th, 2015 11:06 pm by George Thwaites

Hawks ace Will Neely kept a one-hitter going for five shutout innings and Hardin Valley pieced together the offense behind him for a 7-2 victory in Friday's TSSAA Class AAA sectional baseball game at J. Fred Johnson Stadium on Friday.

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Aldermen candidates make election pitch to Rotary

Aldermen candidates make election pitch to Rotary

May 15th, 2015 9:30 pm by Matthew Lane

As candidates are coming in on the home stretch towards next week's city election, all 10 of the alderman candidates made their respective sales pitches to the Kingsport Rotary Club.

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D-B makes Washington Post's Most Challenging High Schools list

D-B makes Washington Post's Most Challenging High Schools list

May 15th, 2015 7:00 pm by Rick Wagner

The list is based on the index score of the number of college-level tests given at a school in the previous calendar year divided by the number of graduates that year.

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Jury orders death for the Boston Marathon bomber

Jury orders death for the Boston Marathon bomber

May 15th, 2015 6:55 pm by DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer

A jury sentenced Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death Friday for the Boston Marathon bombing, sweeping aside pleas that he was just a "kid" who fell under the influence of his fanatical older brother.

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KPD officer charged with DUI, reckless driving

KPD officer charged with DUI, reckless driving

May 15th, 2015 5:56 pm by Rain Smith

A patrolman with the Kingsport Police Department has been arrested for an alleged DUI crash involving his personal vehicle that occurred three months ago.

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