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Sharapova wins second French Open title in three years

Sharapova wins second French Open title in three years

June 7th, 2014 12:47 pm by CHRIS LEHOURITES, AP Sports Writer

Maria Sharapova won her second French Open title in three years, overcoming some shaky serving Saturday to beat fourth-seeded Simona Halep 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-4 in the final.

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Crime Regional & National
Knoxville officer hurt, suspect dead in shooting

Knoxville officer hurt, suspect dead in shooting

June 7th, 2014 12:20 pm by Associated Press

A Knoxville police officer was injured and a suspect dead after a Saturday morning confrontation in East Knoxville.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

June 7th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

Stories this week include a shrouded Sullivan County woman, an escape attempt, a Kingsport mother being charged with child abuse and neglect and man Kingsport police said pulled a gun in a parking lot rage.

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HAPPY SNAPS PHOTO BOOTH - Blue Plum Festival 2014, Johnson City, TN. 6.7.14

June 7th, 2014 11:00 am by Staff Report

Check out photos of people having fun at the Kingsport TimesNews,-Johnson City Press HAPPY SNAPS PHOTO BOOTH at Blue Plum Festival 2014. Johnson City, TN. 6.7.14.

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Cooks needed for 42-year-old program

Cooks needed for 42-year-old program

June 7th, 2014 10:00 am by Matthew Lane

Meals on Wheels began in Kingsport in 1972 to cook and deliver meals to impaired residents twice a week. Now, more than 40 years later, Meals on Wheels operates kitchens out of two local churches

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Historian and Author Gordon Rhea Appearing in Kingsport.

June 7th, 2014 4:00 am by Ned Jilton

The Tri-Cities Civil War Round Table is bringing nationally known historian and author Gordon Rhea to Kingsport Monday, June 9, 7pm and the program is free and open to the public.

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Business & Technology
Sweet taste of success: Tenn. official proclaims Ridgewood state's best barbecue

Sweet taste of success: Tenn. official proclaims Ridgewood state's best barbecue

June 7th, 2014 12:22 am by NATHAN BAKER, NET News Service

Tennessee Commissioner of Economic and Community Development Bill Hagerty rolled up his sleeves Friday and got down to the dirty business of promoting the state's native businesses.

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Kingsport couple hoping to witness history at Belmont

Kingsport couple hoping to witness history at Belmont

June 7th, 2014 12:01 am by Matthew Lane

Charles Clarke III has been attending horse races for more than 40 years and has seen some of the biggest names in the sport cross the finish line — Sunday Silence, Charismatic, Point Given and Thunder Gulch. But he's never seen a Triple Crown winner.

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Local News
Status of mayor's son-in-law heats up Mount Carmel budget talks

Status of mayor's son-in-law heats up Mount Carmel budget talks

June 6th, 2014 11:09 pm by Jeff Bobo

There was a tense moment during Tuesday's Mount Carmel Board of Mayor and Aldermen budget workshop as the conversation shifted to the status of the mayor's recently hired son-in-law.

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Business & Technology
New business preparing to open in Pennington Gap

New business preparing to open in Pennington Gap

June 6th, 2014 11:01 pm by Staff Report

The Industrial Development Authority of Lee County (IDA) on Friday closed on its financing for Cumberland Collision Center Inc. and Cumberland Automotive to bring jobs to Pennington Gap.

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