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Update: Bailey re-elected  Hawkins mayor;  Ross retains sessions judge post

Update: Bailey re-elected Hawkins mayor; Ross retains sessions judge post

August 7th, 2014 10:18 pm by Jeff Bobo

Melvillle Bailey said he believes experience and a positive message that carried over from the primary helped earn him a second term as Hawkins County mayor. He defeated Surgoinsville Mayor Johnny Greer in Thursday's general election 5,184 to 2,621.

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Update: Hulsey ousts Shipley in 2nd House District race

Update: Hulsey ousts Shipley in 2nd House District race

August 7th, 2014 9:33 pm by Hank Hayes

Hulsey took 5,046 votes to Shipley's 3,391, according to unofficial returns from the Sullivan County Election Commission.

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Kingsport searching for crossing guards

Kingsport searching for crossing guards

August 7th, 2014 9:00 pm by Staff reports

The starting salary for a School Crossing Guard is $10.73 per hour. Crossing Guards work an hour each morning and an hour each afternoon each day school is in session.

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Flow of child immigrants slows along Texas border

Flow of child immigrants slows along Texas border

August 7th, 2014 9:00 pm by CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN, Associated Press

Fewer unaccompanied immigrant children are crossing the Texas-Mexico border, allowing the federal government to close the temporary shelters that it hurriedly opened to handle the surge, authorities say.

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DCS asks TBI to review teen deaths

DCS asks TBI to review teen deaths

August 7th, 2014 8:00 pm by Associated Press

The Associated Press reports DCS chief Jim Henry asked the TBI and the Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth to review what happened in both incidents at the Mountain View Youth Development Center in East Tennessee.

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Salvation is free, and so is the food at Church Hill Community Celebration

Salvation is free, and so is the food at Church Hill Community Celebration

August 7th, 2014 7:51 pm by Jeff Bobo

Churches have pooled their resources to give away a couple thousand hamburgers and hot dogs, as well as free corn on the cob, funnel cakes, cotton candy, popcorn, and other goodies.

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Eastman board declares dividend

Eastman board declares dividend

August 7th, 2014 7:14 pm by From staff reports

The board of directors of Eastman Chemical Co. has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 35 cents per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable Oct. 1 to stockholders of record as of Sept. 15.

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Baby giraffe born at local zoo

Baby giraffe born at local zoo

August 7th, 2014 6:00 pm by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

Valerie the giraffe has given birth to a boy at Bright's Zoo in Limestone.

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Tough anti-abortion laws examined in federal court

Tough anti-abortion laws examined in federal court

August 7th, 2014 5:00 pm by DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer

Even with legislatures in summer recess, there's no lull in the battle over state anti-abortion laws as several federal courts decide whether to uphold or strike down some of the most sweeping measures.

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Happy Snaps photo booth at the Times-News Member Appreciation Night at the Kingsport Mets!

August 7th, 2014 4:37 pm by Staff Report

See Kingsport's Baseball fans having fun dressing up at the Times-News Happy Snaps Photo Booth.

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