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Kingsport's economic development board creates the environment for new jobs

Kingsport's economic development board creates the environment for new jobs

March 15th, 2014 7:26 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Business leaders and city officials hold a monthly pow-wow around a conference room table at the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce to do what's called "economic gardening."

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Busch's No. 54 car leaves Nationwide field in its dust at BMS

Busch's No. 54 car leaves Nationwide field in its dust at BMS

March 15th, 2014 6:30 pm by Dave Ongie

Sequels rarely measure up to the original. Such was the case when Kyle Busch and Kyle Larson found themselves dueling for a Nationwide Series win at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday afternoon.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Saturday, March 15 at BMS

March 15th, 2014 6:29 pm by Jonathan McCoy

Pictures from Saturday's NASCAR action out at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tenn.

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Gators wear down Vols in SEC semis, 56-49

Gators wear down Vols in SEC semis, 56-49

March 15th, 2014 4:52 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

Swarming relentlessly in the second half, Florida rallied from 10 points down and defeated Tennessee 56-49 in the semifinals of the Southeastern Conference men's basketball tournament Saturday.

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Workers sift through rubble for clues to NYC blast

Workers sift through rubble for clues to NYC blast

March 15th, 2014 3:46 pm by JIM FITZGERALD, Associated Press

Emergency workers sifted through debris Saturday from the site of a deadly explosion at two New York City apartment buildings, clearing the way for investigators to search for clues that might reveal what caused the blast.

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Ukraine says Russian forces move outside Crimea

Ukraine says Russian forces move outside Crimea

March 15th, 2014 2:31 pm by JIM HEINTZ and MIKE ECKEL, Associated Press

Russian forces backed by helicopter gunships and armored vehicles Saturday took control of a village near the border with Crimea on the eve of a referendum on whether the region should seek annexation by Moscow, Ukrainian officials said.

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A leg up: Injured Cloudland player stands for first time since injury

A leg up: Injured Cloudland player stands for first time since injury

March 15th, 2014 2:16 pm by douglas fritz, net news service

With tears in her eyes, the 17-year-old Cloudland senior took a big step, figuratively, in the road to recovery: Haley Johnson stood on her own.

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After ashes found, daughter asks: Who did I bury?

After ashes found, daughter asks: Who did I bury?

March 15th, 2014 2:05 pm by LISA CORNWELL, Associated Press

Dellaina Grundy isn't sure whether any of the cremated remains buried in her father's grave in a veterans cemetery are his, and she doesn't expect to ever know.

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Open hearts, open home make Kingsport couple Tenn. Foster Parents of the Year

Open hearts, open home make Kingsport couple Tenn. Foster Parents of the Year

March 15th, 2014 2:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Out of thousands of foster families around Tennessee, a Kingsport couple took home the award for 2013 Foster Parents of the Year.

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Court: Tenn. must recognize three same-sex marriages

Court: Tenn. must recognize three same-sex marriages

March 15th, 2014 1:40 pm by SHEILA BURKE and TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

A federal judge ordered the state of Tennessee on Friday to recognize the marriages of three same-sex couples while their lawsuit against the state works its way through the court system.

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