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Gate City beats George Mason in VHSL 2A team tennis semifinals

Gate City beats George Mason in VHSL 2A team tennis semifinals

June 9th, 2014 2:39 pm by Pat Kenney

The Lady Blue Devils doubles team of Karson Light and Hannah Spivey earned the clinching point Monday in a convincing 5-2 win over the Lady Mustangs at Weber City Elementary School.

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In the Rearview: Pocono

In the Rearview: Pocono

June 9th, 2014 1:16 pm by Dave Ongie

I completely understand the pull Dale Earnhardt Jr. has on many race fans, and it goes beyond his legendary last name. When it comes to TV ratings and attendance, however, Junior isn't the magic bullet everyone expects him to be.

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Greeneville man dies after police chase

Greeneville man dies after police chase

June 9th, 2014 12:40 pm by NET News Service

A 74-year-old man was killed in a police chase in Greeneville on Sunday after speeding away from a hit-and-run crash with a police cruiser, the Tennessee Highway Patrol reported.

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Angela Tipton celebrates '50 Years of Memories and New Beginnings'

Angela Tipton celebrates '50 Years of Memories and New Beginnings'

June 9th, 2014 11:45 am by Katina Rose

'Stay calm and dance on forever' is Angela Tipton's new motto. Considering this year marks her 50th year of owning and operating Academy of Performing Arts in Big Stone Gap, it seems more than an appropriate description for her past, present and future.

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New details released in vehicle crash that killed 7-year-old

New details released in vehicle crash that killed 7-year-old

June 9th, 2014 10:34 am by Nick Shepherd

A truck rolled backward out of a parking lot and eventually struck a guardrail, killing a 7-year-old girl over the weekend.

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Saturday in the Gardens: Tour a fundraiser for Keep Kingsport Beautiful

Saturday in the Gardens: Tour a fundraiser for Keep Kingsport Beautiful

June 9th, 2014 10:03 am by Entertainment staff

Keep Kingsport Beautiful's "Saturday in the Gardens" fundraiser returns Saturday, June 14 with a five-garden, self-guided tour of some of the Model City's most beautiful private gardens.

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Memphis officer charged with robbery, assault

Memphis officer charged with robbery, assault

June 9th, 2014 9:46 am by Associated Press

Memphis police say an off-duty officer has been charged with trying to steal $1,500 from a family about to leave on a trip sponsored by the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

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Scam artists targeting area residents with variety of cons

Scam artists targeting area residents with variety of cons

June 9th, 2014 9:46 am by Rain Smith

Crooks are constantly coming up with new ways to fleece the unsuspecting, elderly and naive — along with those simply enticed by extravagant false promises.

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Where have all the missing American workers gone?

Where have all the missing American workers gone?

June 9th, 2014 9:43 am by TOM RAUM, Associated Press

In May, the U.S. workforce-participation rate — the combination of those with jobs and unemployed workers actively seeking them — was just 62.8 percent, the same as the month before. Job markets have been essentially flat since October.

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Scientists explore using trees to clean pollution

Scientists explore using trees to clean pollution

June 9th, 2014 9:42 am by RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI, Associated Press

Before Houston and its suburbs were built, a dense forest naturally purified the coastal air along a stretch of the Texas Gulf Coast that grew thick with pecan, ash, live oak and hackberry trees.

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