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Cops: Teen eludes guard, climbs to top of 1 World Trade Center

Cops: Teen eludes guard, climbs to top of 1 World Trade Center

March 20th, 2014 3:26 pm by DAVID PORTER, Associated Press; JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press

A 16-year-old New Jersey boy described as a thrill-seeker bypassed an inattentive security guard in the middle of the night and climbed a ladder to the spire of 1 World Trade Center, where he apparently took pictures, authorities said Thursday.

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Research center names Eastman 'World's Most Ethical' chemical company

Research center names Eastman 'World's Most Ethical' chemical company

March 20th, 2014 3:21 pm by Staff Report

An independent center of research, best practices and thought leadership has named Eastman as their 2014 "World's Most Ethical Company" in the category of chemical companies.

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KPD: Motorcyclist killed on Fort Henry was going 109 mph

KPD: Motorcyclist killed on Fort Henry was going 109 mph

March 20th, 2014 2:32 pm by Rain Smith

A motorcyclist recently killed in a fiery crash on Fort Henry Drive was traveling at approximately 109 mph just prior to striking a car, according to Kingsport police, and 89 mph at the point of impact.

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Hawkins County Schools to host second annual Family Fair

March 20th, 2014 2:08 pm by Staff Report

There will be something for students of all ages and their family members at this multi-purpose Family Fair, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., March 22, at Surgoinsville Middle School.

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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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