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Photo gallery: Groundbreaking held for Kingsport Carousel

Photo gallery: Groundbreaking held for Kingsport Carousel

March 20th, 2014 1:55 pm by Matthew Lane

For more than five years, a group of woodcarvers and volunteers has been working to recreate a traditional carousel in downtown Kingsport, complete with 32 wooden riding animals, two chariots and 24 rounding boards depicting notable city sites.

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Obama orders new round of sanctions on Russia

Obama orders new round of sanctions on Russia

March 20th, 2014 12:14 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

Warning of more costs to come for the Kremlin if the situation worsens, President Barack Obama said he also had signed an executive order that would allow the U.S. to penalize key sectors of the Russian economy, including its huge energy business.

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$1.6 M donation to fund Kingsport YMCA expansion

$1.6 M donation to fund Kingsport YMCA expansion

March 20th, 2014 12:09 pm by Nick Shepherd

BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee is donating $1.6 million to the Kingsport YMCA, covering more than half of the funding needed for the next phase of expansion.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 3.20.14

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 3.20.14 - VIDEO

March 20th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Check out this week's adoptable furry friends at the Kingsport Animal Shelter, Kingsport, TN.

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Kingsport native savoring tourney appearance as Wofford assistant

Kingsport native savoring tourney appearance as Wofford assistant

March 20th, 2014 9:06 am by George Thwaites

"Obviously it's been a journey. But the journey is the destination," said Dustin Kerns, a 1998 Dobyns-Bennett graduate who is associate head coach with the Terriers.

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Haslam to sign supermarket wine bill into law

Haslam to sign supermarket wine bill into law

March 20th, 2014 8:03 am by Associated Press

Signing the bill into law doesn't mean your neighborhood grocery store will be able to stock your favorite merlot or chardonnay any time soon.

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Winter's snowy barrage hammers US road budgets

Winter's snowy barrage hammers US road budgets

March 20th, 2014 7:44 am by JOHN FLESHER, Associated Press

Governments are experiencing sticker shock after one of the coldest, snowiest, iciest winters in memory. Many have spent two or three times as much as they budgeted for clearing roads.

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Virginia High prevails over Gate City in season-opening marathon

Virginia High prevails over Gate City in season-opening marathon

March 20th, 2014 12:19 am by George Thwaites

In a mutual season opener, Honaker transfer Austin Kiser picked up an impressive victory in relief, striking out 14 and the Bearcats held on to defeat the Blue Devils 5-4 in 10 innings.

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Vols rally to beat Iowa 78-65 in OT at First Four

Vols rally to beat Iowa 78-65 in OT at First Four

March 20th, 2014 12:13 am by Associated Press

Jarnell Stokes opened overtime with a three-point play that put Tennessee ahead to stay, and the Vols' defense shut down Iowa in OT for a 78-65 victory on Wednesday night in the NCAA First Four.

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TVA switch failure triggers loss of power to 15,000+ in Colonial Heights, Gray

TVA switch failure triggers loss of power to 15,000+ in Colonial Heights, Gray

March 19th, 2014 11:08 pm by Staff Report

"We had a 69 kilovolt switch fail at the Boone switchyard, and that's what caused the outage," TVA spokesman Travis Brickey said. "We rerouted power to Johnson City Power Board customers and they were without service for two hours and eight minutes."

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