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Stone Drive's $1M sidewalk, local infant's heart transplant and more stories you may have missed

Stone Drive's $1M sidewalk, local infant's heart transplant and more stories you may have missed

January 25th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories this week from the Kingsport Times-News.

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Thaddeus the Glad: Lebanon boys collect rare win on Gate City's home floor

Thaddeus the Glad: Lebanon boys collect rare win on Gate City's home floor

January 25th, 2015 12:47 am by George Thwaites

Austin Bollinger scored 18 points to lead the Pioneers to a 66-64 Conference 40 win over the Blue Devils at Gate City Middle School Gym on Saturday night. In the girls' game, Kaely Gose scored 18 points and Rachel Kilgore added 14 in a 50-38 win.

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Hilltoppers  win 10th straight NET swimming & diving championship

Hilltoppers win 10th straight NET swimming & diving championship

January 24th, 2015 10:44 pm by Pat Kenney

Science Hill's boys won every event and the Lady Hilltoppers took nine out of 12 in the NET Swimming and Diving championships at the Kingsport Aquatic Center.

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Local firefighter dies after five-month battle with cancer

Local firefighter dies after five-month battle with cancer

January 24th, 2015 8:07 pm by NET News Service

Five months after being diagnosed with a terminal illness and receiving immense support from the community, Jonesborough firefighter Luke Story died Saturday afternoon

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City invites bids for Sullivan Street project

City invites bids for Sullivan Street project

January 24th, 2015 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

The City of Kingsport plans to remove the traffic signal at the intersection of Sullivan, Clay and Charlemont as part of the upcoming widening and improvement project along Sullivan Street.

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Rockets kill 30 in Ukrainian city as rebels launch offensive

Rockets kill 30 in Ukrainian city as rebels launch offensive

January 24th, 2015 6:58 pm by PETER LEONARD, Associated Press

KIEV, Ukraine — Indiscriminate rocket fire slammed into a market, schools, homes and shops Saturday in Ukraine's southeastern city of Mariupol, killing at least 30 people, authorities said.

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Jones helps Texas A&M outlast Tennessee 67-61

Jones helps Texas A&M outlast Tennessee 67-61

January 24th, 2015 4:20 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Jalen Jones scored 18 points and pulled down nine rebounds, and Texas A&M outlasted Tennessee 67-61 on Saturday for its fourth straight victory.

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NE Tenn. realtors report continued gains in sales

NE Tenn. realtors report continued gains in sales

January 24th, 2015 2:30 pm by Hank Hayes

Tri-Cities home sales posted their fourth straight year-over-year gain in 2014 while the annual average price dipped 0.9 percent, according to the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors.

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Two inmates escape East Tennessee jail

Two inmates escape East Tennessee jail

January 24th, 2015 1:30 pm by Associated Press

Two inmates have escaped from a jail in East Tennessee, and both men are considered dangerous, Sevier County Sheriff Ronnie Seals said.

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Southern Baptist leaders call for integrated churches

Southern Baptist leaders call for integrated churches

January 24th, 2015 1:12 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

Leaders in nation's largest Protestant denomination are preaching that integrated churches can be a key driver of racial justice in society. But that could be a hard sell to those sitting in Southern Baptist Convention congregations.

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