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Trump on John McCain: 'I like people who weren't captured'

Trump on John McCain: 'I like people who weren't captured'

July 18th, 2015 10:43 pm by Associated Press

Se. John McCain's war record was a cornerstone of his 2008 bid for president. A Navy pilot during the Vietnam War, he was captured after his plane was shot down. He was held for more than five years as a prisoner of war.

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Saturday another record day at Wise RAM event

Saturday another record day at Wise RAM event

July 18th, 2015 10:18 pm by Stephen Igo

"This year we saw an increase in all new patients, mostly laid-off (coal) miners and their families from all the layoffs," said Health Wagon Clinical Director Paula Meade.

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Nuclear deal has companies eyeing Iranian opportunities anew

Nuclear deal has companies eyeing Iranian opportunities anew

July 18th, 2015 10:10 pm by Associated Press

While it will likely be months before sanctions on Iran ease, business and political leaders are wasting no time in trying to tap into a large and what they hope will be a lucrative Iranian market.

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Johnson City program offers felons new life

Johnson City program offers felons new life

July 18th, 2015 7:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

The Day Reporting Center aims to reduce recidivism by helping felons find jobs. Guest speakers frequent the Center to help participants learn how to budget or receive specific skills that will make them more marketable to employers.

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Sports
Dempsey hat trick propels U.S. into Gold Cup semifinals

Dempsey hat trick propels U.S. into Gold Cup semifinals

July 18th, 2015 7:23 pm by RONALD BLUM, AP Sports Writer

Clint Dempsey scored on a fourth-minute header, added a pair of second-half goals for his first international hat trick, and the United States routed Cuba 6-0 on Saturday to reach its eighth straight CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinal.

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LPH to host March for Babies event

LPH to host March for Babies event

July 18th, 2015 6:30 pm by Community contributer

2015 Ambassador Family and honorees Wendell and Brenda Barnette will help preside over the 2015 March for Babies kickoff from noon to 1 p.m. on July 22 at the Wellmont Lonesome Pine Hospital cafeteria.

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John Palmer's wife, daughters set to visit the Model City

John Palmer's wife, daughters set to visit the Model City

July 18th, 2015 6:00 pm by Marci Gore

A Kingsport native, the late John Palmer spent much of his career covering breaking stories throughout the world. As White House correspondent for NBC News, he covered presidential politics from the Carter administration through George W. Bush.

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'Stand In the Gap'  Christian anti-drug organization holds quarterly meeting

'Stand In the Gap' Christian anti-drug organization holds quarterly meeting

July 18th, 2015 5:30 pm by SIGCO

The "Stand In the Gap" (SIGCO) Christian anti-drug organization will host its quarterly meeting next Saturday, July 25 at 10 a.m. at Dike Hall on the campus of Lincoln Memorial University, in Harrogate.

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Carter's Fort Chapter NSDAR announces state, division and national winners

Carter's Fort Chapter NSDAR announces state, division and national winners

July 18th, 2015 4:30 pm by Sue Arnold, Community Contributor

This year's theme was "Focusing on the Future." Students at Duffield Primary School and Rye Cove Intermediate School participated in the project.

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Long-time biology teacher reflects on school, career

Long-time biology teacher reflects on school, career

July 18th, 2015 2:30 pm by Matthew Lane

Kenneth Thomas, who turns 89 in September, began his teaching career at Lynn View in 1949 one year after the school opened.

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