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Editorial: Readers enable Rescue Fund to help our neighbors in need

Editorial: Readers enable Rescue Fund to help our neighbors in need

November 17th, 2013 8:00 am by Staff Report

For 40 years, readers of this newspaper have made a difference in many thousands of lives through the Times-News Rescue Fund. Their donations allow families to receive food vouchers that might not fill the refrigerator, but do help those who are in need.

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Sports Vols Sports
UT big men boost Vols to win over Spartans

UT big men boost Vols to win over Spartans

November 17th, 2013 5:14 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Jarnell Stokes scored 17 points and matched a career high with 18 rebounds, Jeronne Maymon had 15 and 11 and Tennessee avoided its first 0-2 start since 1965-66 by beating USC Upstate 74-65 on Saturday.

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Community Local News TriCityMom
Rescue Fund: Health problems pile up as mother of three tries to provide Christmas

Rescue Fund: Health problems pile up as mother of three tries to provide Christmas

November 17th, 2013 12:38 am by Nick Shepherd

Raising three kids can be tough on anybody. Now imagine raising three kids while you have multiple sclerosis and lupus and have been diagnosed with cancer. Doctors have given her, at most, three years to live.

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Business & Technology TriCityMom
Bid & Buy online holiday auction rolls out

Bid & Buy online holiday auction rolls out

November 17th, 2013 12:15 am by SUE GUINN LEGG, NET News Service

The Johnson City Press and Kingsport Times News online holiday Bid & Buy Gift Card Auction, the largest locally produced online auction ever offered in the Tri-Cities region, is up and available for preview at the sister newspapers’ websites.

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Local News
Kingsport likely to OK rezoning for gun shop

Kingsport likely to OK rezoning for gun shop

November 16th, 2013 11:53 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Freedom Firearms, located at 771 W. Stone Drive near Andrew Jackson Elementary, had sought a rezoning change for the building, from its current B-1 designation to B-3 because firearm sales cannot take place in a B-1 zone.

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Local News Regional & National Business & Technology
Popcorn's widow keeps moonshiner's legacy alive  — legally

Popcorn's widow keeps moonshiner's legacy alive — legally

November 16th, 2013 11:31 pm by TONY CASEY, NET News Service

JOHNSON CITY — Straight, no chaser. That’s how Pam Sutton drinks her husband’s now-legal moonshine and recommended it to customers at Johnson City’s Happy Hour Liquor and Wine Saturday evening.

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Local News
City gears up for next phase of improvements  to Cooks Valley Road

City gears up for next phase of improvements to Cooks Valley Road

November 16th, 2013 11:13 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Three years after work wrapped up on the first phase of improvements along Harbor Chapel Road, the final phase — one long promised to the residents of Cooks Valley — is scheduled to start next spring.

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News Local News
Church Hill woman killed in Carters Valley wreck

Church Hill woman killed in Carters Valley wreck

November 16th, 2013 10:22 pm by Wes Bunch

CHURCH HILL — The Tennessee Highway Patrol identified the victim as Heather N. Bowen of Church Hill. The wreck occurred at 11:10 a.m. Saturday on Carters Valley Road at the intersection of Morning Star Road.

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Sports Sports Live
Lady Devils to enter 2A Final Four as West Region champs

Lady Devils to enter 2A Final Four as West Region champs

November 16th, 2013 9:53 pm by Pat Kenney

In the first-ever VHSL Region 2A West Region volleyball final, Gate City dug down deep to pull out a 25-21, 25-23, 25-20 victory over John Battle on Saturday at Virginia High.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Dillon edges Hornish for Nationwide title

Dillon edges Hornish for Nationwide title

November 16th, 2013 7:57 pm by MARK LONG, AP Sports Writer

Austin Dillon won the NASCAR Nationwide Series championship on Saturday, holding off Sam Hornish Jr. in a wild season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

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