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Free baseball isn't free, K-Mets fall in extras

Free baseball isn't free, K-Mets fall in extras

July 4th, 2014 12:32 am by George Thwaites

A game-tying solo home run by Ivan Wilson in the bottom of the ninth inning propelled the K-Mets into extra innings with visiting Greeneville , but a six-run rally in the top of the 10th carried the Astros to a 12-6 Appalachian League victory.

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BOE gets good news on BEP numbers, not-so-good news about Sevier Middle roof

BOE gets good news on BEP numbers, not-so-good news about Sevier Middle roof

July 3rd, 2014 10:45 pm by Rick Wagner

Superintendent Lyle Ailshie told the board that the "July final" BEP, or Basic Education Program, numbers from Tennessee came in Wednesday afternoon and were about $107,000 higher than the June estimate, which in turn was $68,000 over the May estimate.

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Two SW Virginia men indicted on separate child porn charges

Two SW Virginia men indicted on separate child porn charges

July 3rd, 2014 10:24 pm by Wes Bunch

A Lee County grand jury returned indictments this week on two Southwest Virginia men who allegedly were found in possession of child pornography in unrelated cases.

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Weekend block parties kick off Fun Fest

Weekend block parties kick off Fun Fest

July 3rd, 2014 9:00 pm by LURAH LOWERY

All official Fun Fest block parties are free and open to the public.

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Arthur threatens Fourth of July plans along East Coast

Arthur threatens Fourth of July plans along East Coast

July 3rd, 2014 6:24 pm by EMERY P. DALESIO, Associated Press

A strengthening Hurricane Arthur forced thousands of vacationers on the North Carolina coast to abandon their Independence Day plans while cities farther up the East Coast rescheduled fireworks displays threatened by rain from the storm.

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New Kingsport city manager announces internal promotions

New Kingsport city manager announces internal promotions

July 3rd, 2014 6:00 pm by Matthew Lane

As his first official act as Kingsport's new city manager, Jeff Fleming this week announced three internal promotions aimed at strengthening the visioning, operational oversight and efficiency of city government.

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'Ice' dealing suspect allegedly told DTF agents he 'ditched the dope'

'Ice' dealing suspect allegedly told DTF agents he 'ditched the dope'

July 3rd, 2014 5:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

Agents with the Third Judicial District Drug Task Force (DTF) received a tip that Mitchell Louis Butler would be selling the high-grade "Ice" type of meth Monday evening in the vicinity of the Rogersville Walmart on Route 66.

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Hawkins repeat offender back in court, accused of feces-related assault

Hawkins repeat offender back in court, accused of feces-related assault

July 3rd, 2014 4:46 pm by Jeff Bobo

One of Hawkins County's most notorious repeat offenders was back in court Wednesday accused of putting his feces into another inmate's cell.

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VIDEO & PHOTOS: Fire shuts down part of Lynn Garden on Thursday - VIDEO

July 3rd, 2014 1:35 pm by David Grace

According to Kingsport Fire Department Public Education Officer Barry Brickey, the KFD received numerous calls about a fire at an abandoned structure on Mullins Street.

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'Touchy' passenger swipes man's wedding band

'Touchy' passenger swipes man's wedding band

July 3rd, 2014 1:14 pm by Rain Smith

A man told police that a woman — whom he "had just met" — climbed on top of his middle console as they cruised the back roads of Hawkins County.

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