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Contestant  with Model City  roots advances to 'American Idol' finals

Contestant with Model City roots advances to 'American Idol' finals

May 19th, 2014 11:19 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — An Asheville, N.C., man with family roots in the Model City could be the next American Idol.

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Warriors rally past Trojans for 5-4 win

Warriors rally past Trojans for 5-4 win

May 19th, 2014 11:18 pm by Greg Peters

Central baseball coach Brian Mills' team was coming off a five-day layoff, and he was worried. He didn't need to be. The Warriors came through with a 5-4 win over John Battle on Monday at Mack Shupe Field.

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Sullivan County commissioners  spar over residency rule

Sullivan County commissioners spar over residency rule

May 19th, 2014 10:48 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Sullivan County Commissioner Michael Surgenor thinks Commissioner Mark Bowery has vacated his District 11 seat by starting a new home in District 6.

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Sullivan officials set to consider options  on 30 years of liquor taxes

Sullivan officials set to consider options on 30 years of liquor taxes

May 19th, 2014 10:25 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — The Sullivan County Commission will reconvene at 9 a.m. on May 29 to consider what to do regarding what could be more than 30 years worth of payments due in liquor-by-the-drink taxes.

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Kingsport police seeking information on fire at construction site

Kingsport police seeking information on fire at construction site

May 19th, 2014 9:37 pm by Wes Bunch

Kingsport police are seeking the public's help in forming possible leads in an arson-related fire at a local construction site.

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Updated with photos: Hawkins man with allegedly stolen pot crashes at school

Updated with photos: Hawkins man with allegedly stolen pot crashes at school

May 19th, 2014 9:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who allegedly admitted stealing several marijuana plants crashed his car Friday into a fence at Mooresburg Elementary School with approximately five pounds of marijuana in the trunk of his car.

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Man allegedly passed out on drugs while completing job application

Man allegedly passed out on drugs while completing job application

May 19th, 2014 9:20 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Grainger County man's chances of being hired at a Hawkins County company were greatly diminished Friday when he allegedly passed out under the influence of drugs while filling out his job application.

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Conference speaker says coal's future still looks bright globally

Conference speaker says coal's future still looks bright globally

May 19th, 2014 9:07 pm by Hank Hayes

Coal is down but not out in the United States, and its future looks better globally, coal operators and industry operatives were told at the Virginia Coal and Energy Alliance's (VCEA) annual conference.

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Four major phone carriers providing text-to-911

Four major phone carriers providing text-to-911

May 19th, 2014 8:20 pm by WILSON RING, Associated Press

The four major U.S. wireless phone companies are providing emergency texting 911 service as of this month to any local government that wants it and has the capability to use it.

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N.H. police commissioner resigns after calling Obama the N-word

N.H. police commissioner resigns after calling Obama the N-word

May 19th, 2014 6:54 pm by Matt Pearce, Los Angeles Times

A New Hampshire police commissioner has resigned after calling President Barack Obama the N-word and then refusing (at least initially) to apologize for it.

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