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New principal named at Mount Carmel Elementary

New principal named at Mount Carmel Elementary

July 12th, 2014 7:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Kelli Campbell, who most recently served as an academic intervention consultant for the Tennessee Department of Education, and spent extensive time in Hawkins County, has been named the new principal at Mount Carmel Elementary School.

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Firefighters want funding from Bluff City

Firefighters want funding from Bluff City

July 12th, 2014 6:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Firefighters with the Bluff City Volunteer Fire Department are not happy about being left out in the cold in Bluff City's latest budget, which allocated no money for the department.

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Israel leader: World pressure won't stop offensive

Israel leader: World pressure won't stop offensive

July 12th, 2014 2:00 pm by JOSEF FEDERMAN, Associated Press

Addressing a news conference, Benjamin Netanyahu brushed off a question about possible cease-fire efforts, signaling there was no end in sight to the operation.

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Virginia cautions bikers after rash of fatalities

Virginia cautions bikers after rash of fatalities

July 12th, 2014 1:00 pm by Stephen Igo

Seven motorcyclists were killed on Virginia roads over the past two weekends, four over the July 4 weekend and three the weekend of June 28.

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On the rebound: 7-year-old Kingsport boy recovering after illness suddenly left him unable to walk

On the rebound: 7-year-old Kingsport boy recovering after illness suddenly left him unable to walk

July 12th, 2014 12:05 pm by Nick Shepherd

Every day, Dace Potts would go to a huge water fountain in Duke hospital and throw in pennies. Every time, he wished to walk again.

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: 'Anchors Aweigh' wins Crazy Cardboard Boat Race in photo finish - VIDEO

July 12th, 2014 11:25 am by Jeff Bobo

The big winner of the event was "Anchors Aweigh" which edged out "Kelly's Cutter" in a photo finish during the championship race.

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3 Democratic Supreme Court justices launch TV ad

3 Democratic Supreme Court justices launch TV ad

July 12th, 2014 11:00 am by Associated Press

The three Supreme Court justices facing retention elections next month have launched a television ad to stress their dedication to the federal and state constitutions.

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'Street preacher' predicts arresting officer's demise, siblings nabbed in dad's stolen car and more this week in crime

'Street preacher' predicts arresting officer's demise, siblings nabbed in dad's stolen car and more this week in crime

July 12th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of July 4-11.

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Fun Fest kicks off with annual Mardi Gras

Fun Fest kicks off with annual Mardi Gras

July 12th, 2014 8:00 am by Lurah Lowery, llowery@timesnews.net

Activities at the event on Broad Street in downtown Kingsport included all new inflatables, a Slip-N-Slide, a zip line, face painting and Bead Station Bingo. Golf-Zilla also returned this year.

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Morgan sues Wal-Mart for crash that killed fellow comedian

Morgan sues Wal-Mart for crash that killed fellow comedian

July 12th, 2014 2:00 am by Associated Press

Tracy Morgan has sued Wal-Mart over the highway crash that seriously injured him and killed a fellow comedian. The lawsuit claims Wal-Mart was negligent when a driver of one of its tractor-trailers rammed into Morgan's limousine van.

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