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Kentucky plant emblematic of move from coal to gas

Kentucky plant emblematic of move from coal to gas

June 7th, 2014 5:55 pm by DYLAN LOVAN, Associated Press

In the shadow of Paradise Fossil Plant's aging smokestacks, where white steam and carbon dioxide rise into the sky, outdated coal-fired generators are being replaced with one that runs on natural gas.

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More Tennessee women seeking handgun carry permits

More Tennessee women seeking handgun carry permits

June 7th, 2014 5:44 pm by Associated Press

MURFREESBORO — The number of handgun carry permits issued to women by the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security more than doubled between 2011 and 2013.

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Dodgers draft Bucs' Freeman in 18th round

Dodgers draft Bucs' Freeman in 18th round

June 7th, 2014 4:44 pm by Staff Report

Former David Crockett and ETSU star Clinton Freeman was selected by the Dodgers in the 18th round of Major League Baseball's amateur draft on Saturday.

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEOS: Day survives Super-Truck carnage for 28th win at Kingsport Speedway

PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEOS: Day survives Super-Truck carnage for 28th win at Kingsport Speedway - VIDEO

June 7th, 2014 2:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

Veteran local racer Wade Day, who mainly mentors young racers these days, proved he still has the hot shoe Friday night at Kingsport Speedway.

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Community
Jazz up your cookout with extreme burgers

Jazz up your cookout with extreme burgers

June 7th, 2014 2:00 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

According to the 25th annual Weber GrillWatch Survey, more than 80 percent of grill owners say that burgers are their favorite thing to grill, followed by hot dogs at 75 percent.

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Entertainment
Actor, comedian Tracy Morgan critically injured in six-car pileup

Actor, comedian Tracy Morgan critically injured in six-car pileup

June 7th, 2014 1:07 pm by WAYNE PARRY, Associated Press

Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan was critically injured in a fatal six-vehicle pileup on the New Jersey Turnpike on Saturday, hours after performing a standup routine at a show in Delaware, authorities said.

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Sports
Sharapova wins second French Open title in three years

Sharapova wins second French Open title in three years

June 7th, 2014 12:47 pm by CHRIS LEHOURITES, AP Sports Writer

Maria Sharapova won her second French Open title in three years, overcoming some shaky serving Saturday to beat fourth-seeded Simona Halep 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-4 in the final.

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Crime Regional & National
Knoxville officer hurt, suspect dead in shooting

Knoxville officer hurt, suspect dead in shooting

June 7th, 2014 12:20 pm by Associated Press

A Knoxville police officer was injured and a suspect dead after a Saturday morning confrontation in East Knoxville.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

June 7th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

Stories this week include a shrouded Sullivan County woman, an escape attempt, a Kingsport mother being charged with child abuse and neglect and man Kingsport police said pulled a gun in a parking lot rage.

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HAPPY SNAPS PHOTO BOOTH - Blue Plum Festival 2014, Johnson City, TN. 6.7.14

June 7th, 2014 11:00 am by Staff Report

Check out photos of people having fun at the Kingsport TimesNews,-Johnson City Press HAPPY SNAPS PHOTO BOOTH at Blue Plum Festival 2014. Johnson City, TN. 6.7.14.

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