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Share Your Story: Bristol resident celebrates 105th birthday

Share Your Story: Bristol resident celebrates 105th birthday

March 17th, 2014 9:27 am by Tim Buchanan, Community Contributor

Zella Moretz Roberts was honored at Broadmore Senior Living in Bristol as she celebrated her 105th birthday surrounded by family and friends.

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Kingsport pursuit leads to drugs, 14 arrests

Kingsport pursuit leads to drugs, 14 arrests

March 17th, 2014 9:19 am by Rain Smith

Kingsport police say they have apprehended a man who led them on a vehicle pursuit Wednesday afternoon, while execution of a warrant for his arrest prompted drug charges against 13 additional individuals on Sunday.

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Edwards wins rain-plagued race at Bristol Motor Speedway

Edwards wins rain-plagued race at Bristol Motor Speedway

March 16th, 2014 11:33 pm by Dave Ongie

BRISTOL, Tenn. — Worn tires betrayed drivers repeatedly throughout the day and well into the night during Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Bearing state championship trophy, Lady Warriors receive rousing homecoming

Bearing state championship trophy, Lady Warriors receive rousing homecoming

March 16th, 2014 9:15 pm by Stephen Igo

It rained on the Wise Central Lady Warriors' parade on Sunday. But nobody cared. For anybody and everybody in Wise County, it was just really wet celebratory confetti showering down on the state basketball champs.

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Kingsport logs slight jump in building permits, big leap in value

Kingsport logs slight jump in building permits, big leap in value

March 16th, 2014 8:10 pm by Matthew Lane

Kingsport saw a slight increase in the number of building permits issued in 2013, but the overall value of new investment jumped to $138.9 million from $70.7 million the previous year.

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Kingsport man indicted on federal drug charges

Kingsport man indicted on federal drug charges

March 16th, 2014 7:31 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE — A Lynn Garden man, arrested in April of last year by the Kingsport Police Department's SWAT team, has been indicted in federal court for distributing and possessing crack cocaine.

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Sports
Cavaliers join Gators, Wildcats, Shockers as NCAA No. 1 seeds

Cavaliers join Gators, Wildcats, Shockers as NCAA No. 1 seeds

March 16th, 2014 7:20 pm by EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer

The surprises start at the top of the NCAA tournament bracket: Virginia is a No. 1 seed. They keep going throughout the matchups. Last year's national champion, Louisville, was seeded fourth despite playing well enough to be considered a No. 1 by many.

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Final words from missing jet came after systems shutdown

Final words from missing jet came after systems shutdown

March 16th, 2014 6:08 pm by CHRIS BRUMMITT, Associated Press

Even before someone at the controls calmly said the last words heard from the missing Malaysian jetliner, one of the Boeing 777's communications systems had already been disabled, authorities said Sunday.

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Scent of success: Bailey a 'hero dog' hopeful

Scent of success: Bailey a 'hero dog' hopeful

March 16th, 2014 5:34 pm by HAYES HICKMAN, Knoxville News Sentinel

KNOXVILLE — Like most smiling, slobbering Labradors, Bailey loves to run, and she loves to play catch. So much so that it's easy for the Kincaids to forget sometimes that she's more than just the loyal family dog.

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U.S. lags as commercial drones take off around globe

U.S. lags as commercial drones take off around globe

March 16th, 2014 5:22 pm by JOAN LOWY, Associated Press

A small, four-rotor drone hovered over Washington Nationals players for a few days during spring training in Florida last month, taking publicity photos impossible for a human photographer to capture.

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