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Tribe, 'Toppers take walk-off wins in 1-AAA tourney

Tribe, 'Toppers take walk-off wins in 1-AAA tourney

May 4th, 2014 8:57 pm by Dave Ongie

Dobyns-Bennett and Science Hill both came up with a walk-off hit to win their games Sunday in the District 1-AAA baseball tournament. But that was just about the only common thread that connected the two games.

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'Save the Inn' event hopes to fund repairs to Old Deery Inn

'Save the Inn' event hopes to fund repairs to Old Deery Inn

May 4th, 2014 8:52 pm by Staff Report

BLOUNTVILLE — Sullivan County doesn't have $20,000 to repair the roof and water damage inside the historic Old Deery Inn, according to a press release sent out last week.

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Community Local News
Glory Days:  Young Springsteen fan gets to meet, sing, dance with 'The Boss'

Glory Days: Young Springsteen fan gets to meet, sing, dance with 'The Boss'

May 4th, 2014 7:20 pm by Todd Yates, tyates@timesnews.net

Very few people are lucky enough to meet a rock 'n' roll icon. Fewer still can say they have been on stage with one. And then there are those who were born to run with the stars. Such is the case with Kingsport's Sydney Berry.

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Local law enforcement says military munitions for unforeseen emergencies only

Local law enforcement says military munitions for unforeseen emergencies only

May 4th, 2014 6:14 pm by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

Last month, the Johnson City Police Department set up a perimeter outside a home on Snowden Terrace during an alleged domestic altercation that led to a 13-hour standoff.

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Sports Community
Big Stone Gap golf tournament  to benefit cancer support center

Big Stone Gap golf tournament to benefit cancer support center

May 4th, 2014 5:55 pm by Staff Report

BIG STONE GAP — The fourth annual Harold Lester Memorial Golf Tournament to raise funds for an area cancer support facility is set for June 6 at Lonesome Pine Country Club in Big Stone Gap.

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Hamlin races to first Talladega Superspeedway win

Hamlin races to first Talladega Superspeedway win

May 4th, 2014 5:42 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

TALLADEGA, Ala. — Denny Hamlin, winner of three races at Daytona that didn't count, finally has a points-paying victory at a restrictor-plate track.

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Morristown veteran to return to Normandy for 70th anniversary of D-Day

Morristown veteran to return to Normandy for 70th anniversary of D-Day

May 4th, 2014 5:32 pm by STAN JOHNSON, Citizen Tribune

MORRISTOWN — In a few weeks, Lawrence L. Brannan, of Morristown, will embark on a long journey he's taken twice before. The last time was in 1994. The first time was 70 years ago, on June 6, 1944.

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Regional & National
Acrobats fall during  circus stunt in Rhode Island

Acrobats fall during circus stunt in Rhode Island

May 4th, 2014 5:16 pm by MICHELLE R. SMITH, Associated Press

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A platform collapsed during an aerial hair-hanging stunt at a circus performance Sunday, sending eight acrobats plummeting to the ground.

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News Regional & National Education Faith
Bryan College losing nearly 25% of faculty after 'Adam and Eve' controversy

Bryan College losing nearly 25% of faculty after 'Adam and Eve' controversy

May 4th, 2014 4:35 pm by Associated Press

The dispute at Bryan College began in when trustees clarified the school's statement of belief to state that Adam and Eve were historical people who were not created from previously existing life forms.

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Nigerian leader: New order to free 276 abducted girls

Nigerian leader: New order to free 276 abducted girls

May 4th, 2014 4:30 pm by BASHIR ADIGUN and MICHELLE FAUL, Associated Press

Nigeria's president met through the night with security, school and state officials and issued a new directive that "everything must be done" to free the 276 girls held captive by Islamic extremists, one of his advisers said Sunday.

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