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Former Sullivan highway workers file suit

Former Sullivan highway workers file suit

July 8th, 2014 12:32 am by J. H. Osborne

Interim Sullivan County Highway Commissioner Bobbie Manning, in his official capacity as such, and the Sullivan County Highway Department are named as defendants. Manning sought and lost the GOP nomination to run for highway commissioner this spring.

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Sports Sports Live
K-Mets win a wild one against Mariners

K-Mets win a wild one against Mariners

July 8th, 2014 12:27 am by Dave Ongie

The K-Mets overcame eight fielding errors by plating eight runs in the bottom of eighth inning to escape with a wild — and crazy — 16-11 victory over the Pulaski Mariners on Monday night at Hunter Wright Stadium.

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Two teens, one from Kingsport, arraigned in Roan Mountain bludgeoning death

Two teens, one from Kingsport, arraigned in Roan Mountain bludgeoning death

July 8th, 2014 12:25 am by John Thompson, NET News Service

The two men are accused of killing Danny Ray Vance, 56, outside his home at 690 Heaton Creek Road on the Fourth of July. Sheriff Chris Mathes said Cordell and Lacy have confessed to the murder.

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Education
Adams educator among finalists for Tennessee Teacher of the Year

Adams educator among finalists for Tennessee Teacher of the Year

July 8th, 2014 12:16 am by Rick Wagner

Ashley Carter was the 2014 Elementary Teacher of the Year for Kingsport City Schools. She has just completed her fifth year teaching at Adams.

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Photo Gallery: K-Mets Military Appreciation Night

July 7th, 2014 10:10 pm by Ned Jilton

K-Mets honor those who have served, and are serving, our country. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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UT lineman Mosley in hospital after car wreck

UT lineman Mosley in hospital after car wreck

July 7th, 2014 9:18 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee freshman lineman Charles Mosley has been hospitalized after breaking his tibia in a car wreck while traveling with his family, university officials said Monday.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Nine top NASCAR team owners form Race Team Alliance

Nine top NASCAR team owners form Race Team Alliance

July 7th, 2014 8:55 pm by jenna fryer, AP Auto Racing Writer

The top nine teams in NASCAR for the first time have formed a single entity to collaborate on initiatives and issues facing their sport. The goals of the Race Team Alliance include lowering costs for teams and creating one voice on issues facing them.

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Washington state issues 24 marijuana shop licenses

Washington state issues 24 marijuana shop licenses

July 7th, 2014 8:00 pm by GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press

Washington state issued its first retail marijuana licenses Monday with a middle-of-the-night email alerting bleary-eyed pot-shop proprietors that they'll finally be able to open for business.

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Officials: Man set house fire with baby inside

Officials: Man set house fire with baby inside

July 7th, 2014 7:00 pm by Associated Press

A 56-year-old man is charged with attempted criminal homicide and aggravated arson after witnesses say he lit fire to a Hixson home with his three-month-old baby inside this weekend.

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Updated: Kingsport alderman  resigns from BMA following second DUI arrest

Updated: Kingsport alderman resigns from BMA following second DUI arrest

July 7th, 2014 5:36 pm by Matthew Lane

"While I enjoy serving the citizens of Kingsport, it is very important that I take some time to deal with personal matters for me and my family," Jantry Shupe wrote in his letter of resignation.

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