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IA Q&A offers some answers for parents, but other questions remain

IA Q&A offers some answers for parents, but other questions remain

June 15th, 2014 10:00 am by Rick Wagner

Current and prospective parents and students of Innovation Academy got a glimpse of IA's new home earlier this week. They also got answers to frequently asked questions from the Sullivan County director of schools concerning the STEM school.

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Father, son lead Army unit four decades apart

Father, son lead Army unit four decades apart

June 14th, 2014 11:03 pm by BRETT BARROUQUERE, Associated Press

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. — Like many soldiers, Lt. Col. Patrick Harkins has a veteran father who knows firsthand the stress of wartime deployments.

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Gray nabs first career No. 1 Pro Stock qualifying position

Gray nabs first career No. 1 Pro Stock qualifying position

June 14th, 2014 9:18 pm by Dave Ongie

Pro Stock's Shane Gray needed every ounce of his track-record run in Saturday's fourth and final qualifying session to secure the No. 1 qualifying position for Sunday's Ford NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals.

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Iowa hosts 'Field of Dreams' 25th anniversary celebration

June 14th, 2014 9:00 pm by LUKE MEREDITH, AP Sports Writer

This weekend's emotional reunion in Iowa showed why after 25 years the Oscar-nominated movie "Field of Dreams" still resonates with so many.

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County attorney: Deal with forensics center appears to be illegal

County attorney: Deal with forensics center appears to be illegal

June 14th, 2014 8:46 pm by J. H. Osborne

A proposal to have physicians at the William L. Jenkins Forensics Center in Johnson City serve as medical examiner for Sullivan County appears to be illegal, Sullivan County Attorney Dan Street said Thursday.

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Gate City girls capture record-tying eighth state team tennis title

Gate City girls capture record-tying eighth state team tennis title

June 14th, 2014 8:41 pm by George Thwaites

Rosa and Emily Smith teamed up to collect a doubles victory over Wilson Memorial's Heather Shields and Landon Aud for the second time in as many days, clinching Gate City's 5-2 win in Saturday's VHSL 2A team tennis championship match.

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DKA places dog waste bag dispenser stations downtown

DKA places dog waste bag dispenser stations downtown

June 14th, 2014 8:08 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — No one likes to step in dog poop, especially if you're walking into a restaurant or out of a downtown business.

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Kingsport BMA set to vote on 'tough' budget Tuesday

Kingsport BMA set to vote on 'tough' budget Tuesday

June 14th, 2014 7:43 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — To say this has been a challenging financial year for the city of Kingsport would probably be an understatement. It's been downright awful.

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Yennie: Innovation Academy shuttle buses likely to be Central, North activity buses

Yennie: Innovation Academy shuttle buses likely to be Central, North activity buses

June 14th, 2014 7:23 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee shuttle buses for the 2014-15 school year likely will be activity buses from Sullivan Central or North high schools.

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Lee Hospital Authority gets backing from IDA

Lee Hospital Authority gets backing from IDA

June 14th, 2014 6:40 pm by Wes Bunch

JONESVILLE — Lee County's recently formed Hospital Authority received a cash infusion earlier this month to help it continue working to secure a new healthcare facility for the county.

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