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Kingsport's new 'R. Hero' sculpture honors first responders

Kingsport's new 'R. Hero' sculpture honors first responders

October 10th, 2014 7:10 am by Matthew Lane

Located in front of Fire Station No. 1 in downtown Kingsport, "R. Hero" is a 6-foot tall, red polka-dotted, aluminum sculpture weighing in at 150 pounds.

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Officials: Strikes on terror cell don't stop plots

Officials: Strikes on terror cell don't stop plots

October 10th, 2014 6:45 am by KEN DILANIAN, AP Intelligence Writer

The barrage of U.S. cruise missiles aimed at a cell of al-Qaida militants in Syria last month failed to stop ongoing terror plots to blow up airplanes over Europe and the United States, American intelligence officials say.

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Lady Indians collect District 1-AAA tournament championship

Lady Indians collect District 1-AAA tournament championship

October 10th, 2014 12:07 am by George Thwaites

Henry named tournament MVP after Dobyns-Bennett's 3-1 win over Science Hill in title match. In the preceding match, the Lady Hilltoppers eliminated Tennessee High in a five-game battle.

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Burglary suspects started loading stolen items back into home when police arrived

Burglary suspects started loading stolen items back into home when police arrived

October 9th, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Burglary suspects who were allegedly caught red-handed handing stolen items out the window of a Hawkins County residence Monday afternoon began handing the stolen items back in to the residence when police pulled up.

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Photo Gallery: Dobyns-Bennett vs. Science Hill District 1-AAA volleyball finals

October 9th, 2014 9:27 pm by Ned Jilton

Science Hill comes out of losers' bracket to face Lady Indians. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Make Next Step Count at Walk to Defeat ALS

Make Next Step Count at Walk to Defeat ALS

October 9th, 2014 7:30 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

The Tri-Cities Walk to Defeat ALS is Saturday, Oct. 11, at Warriors' Path State Park in Kingsport.

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Kingsport's Ailshie named one of top 30 "technologists, transformers and trailblazers"

Kingsport's Ailshie named one of top 30 "technologists, transformers and trailblazers"

October 9th, 2014 6:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Ailshie in the past has described himself as a "technology geek." The system is seeking to have a 1-to-1 ratio of wireless devices in grades 4-12, starting with sixth grade laptops this school year.

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Dow plunges 334, posts its worst day of 2014

Dow plunges 334, posts its worst day of 2014

October 9th, 2014 5:22 pm by Associated Press

"The violent gyrations are causing havoc for fund managers and active investors (who were) hoping for a smooth fourth quarter," said Todd Schoenberger of J. Streicher Asset Management.

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Drunk 17 at 'Sweet 16' lands birthday girl's mom in jail

Drunk 17 at 'Sweet 16' lands birthday girl's mom in jail

October 9th, 2014 5:07 pm by Jeff Bobo

A total of 17 high school age juveniles were cited for underage consumption of alcohol at a Hawkins County 'Sweet 16' party Sept. 27-28.

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Three injured during dispute on deck

Three injured during dispute on deck

October 9th, 2014 4:14 pm by Rain Smith

At 12:18 a.m. police responded to Leelend Drive, where an argument had erupted between friends. During the heated discussion on a back deck, two individuals reportedly "leaned" against the railing.

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