Kingsport Times News Tuesday, August 4, 2015
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Tennessee loads up at QB, offensive and defensive lines

Tennessee loads up at QB, offensive and defensive lines

February 4th, 2015 6:46 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

KNOXVILLE - After playing the most true freshmen of any Football Bowl Subdivision team this past season, Tennessee has added a heralded recruiting class full of newcomers who also could contribute right away.

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Woman nets second child neglect charge from Kingsport police

Woman nets second child neglect charge from Kingsport police

February 4th, 2015 6:00 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport mother's Tuesday arrest marked her second for alleged child neglect and abuse in only two weeks, with a male suspect also charged in the latest incident.

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Update: Haslam's Insure Tennessee health plan fails in legislature

Update: Haslam's Insure Tennessee health plan fails in legislature

February 4th, 2015 4:17 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Even though lawmakers who voted against the plan said their decision was more policy-related than personal, the defeat was nonetheless a stinging rebuke to the governor, who breezed to re-election with 70 percent of the vote.

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Police say drunk Hawkins man crashes car that ran him over

Police say drunk Hawkins man crashes car that ran him over

February 4th, 2015 3:46 pm by Nick Shepherd

Things went from bad to worse for a Church Hill man who was allegedly run over by his wife when he was arrested for driving under the influence - crashing the same car that ran him over.

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Stabbing at Johnson City motel prompts arrests

Stabbing at Johnson City motel prompts arrests

February 4th, 2015 11:24 am by NET News Service

Police were called to the Motel 6 about a fight in progress and found a man who had been stabbed in his side and had received several other lacerations.

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Opinion
Lawmakers should reject intrusion into women's private lives

Lawmakers should reject intrusion into women's private lives

February 4th, 2015 9:30 am by Editorial Board

Opponents of abortion will do all they can to interject government into what should be a woman's personal decision, witness Amendment 1 to the state constitution. Now we're seeing the results, see House Bill 2, a gross and disgusting piece of legislation

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Sweets for your sweetie

Sweets for your sweetie

February 4th, 2015 9:30 am by Staff Report

If you're looking for the perfect excuse to indulge in something sweet, then look no further. We asked readers to share recipes for their favorite Valentine's Day desserts and they've provided a bouquet of recipes guaranteed to sweeten the day.

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Power play: Ketron hopes to use solar, geothermal to go off the grid

Power play: Ketron hopes to use solar, geothermal to go off the grid

February 4th, 2015 9:08 am by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT - A local school system is looking to cut grid electricity costs at one of its elementary schools to zero.

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House speaker says Tenn. gas tax increase unlikely this year

House speaker says Tenn. gas tax increase unlikely this year

February 4th, 2015 8:20 am by Associated Press

Lawmakers are reportedly interested in discussing ways to "broaden the base" of transportation funding to make up for losses from vehicles with better fuel mileage and electric cars.

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South boys clinch Three Rivers regular-season title

South boys clinch Three Rivers regular-season title

February 3rd, 2015 11:56 pm by Zack Vance, Times-News Correspondent

"Sharing the conference championship last year was not what I wanted to happen, and this year getting it to ourselves is a great feeling. I'm super happy about it."

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