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Scrapbook Showcase: After the Rain

April 15th, 2014 9:00 am by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features photos submitted by Debbie Winegar. The pictures were taken from her house after an evening storm on April 4.

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News Crime
Suspected serial murderers wore GPS devices

Suspected serial murderers wore GPS devices

April 15th, 2014 8:11 am by GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press

Two convicted sex offenders dutifully checked in with police every month and wore their GPS trackers around the clock — yet for at least two months last fall, authorities claim, they were raping and killing at least four women.

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Local News Business & Technology
Miller: NN Inc. project could lead to 200 new jobs

Miller: NN Inc. project could lead to 200 new jobs

April 15th, 2014 12:16 am by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

Johnson City headquartered NN Inc. was confirmed Monday as the manufacturer being courted by local economic development leaders hoping to land a new $10 million corporate office building and 200 new jobs.

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Local News
Fire claims Boones Creek home, up to 17 animals' lives

Fire claims Boones Creek home, up to 17 animals' lives

April 14th, 2014 11:40 pm by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

Despite spending approximately seven hours battling a blaze, firefighters were unable to save a Boones Creek home, or what could have been as many as 17 animals that were trapped inside.

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Local News
Surgoinsville residents want speed bumps on Regency Drive

Surgoinsville residents want speed bumps on Regency Drive

April 14th, 2014 11:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

The conversation got heated at times Monday night as a group of Regency Drive residents asked the Surgoinsville Board of Mayor and Aldermen for speed bumps or speed tables on their street to curb a speeding problem.

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Sullivan County mayoral candidates discuss top priorities

Sullivan County mayoral candidates discuss top priorities

April 14th, 2014 10:52 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — The Kingsport Times-News submitted five questions to Steve Godsey and Richard Venable, the two candidates for Sullivan County mayor.

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Sports Sports Live
Volunteer sweeps team titles at County Clash

Volunteer sweeps team titles at County Clash

April 14th, 2014 10:14 pm by Pat Kenney

The third annual County Clash at Volunteer High School on Monday turned into a Hawkins County affair. Volunteer's girls and boys track and field programs ran away with the team titles.

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Regional & National Education
Senate approves Haslam's free tuition plan

Senate approves Haslam's free tuition plan

April 14th, 2014 9:57 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — Gov. Bill Haslam's signature proposal to create a program that would cover tuition at two-year colleges for any high school graduate is a step closer to the governor's desk.

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BMA lines up behind local candidate Jeff Fleming for city manager post

BMA lines up behind local candidate Jeff Fleming for city manager post

April 14th, 2014 9:15 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The Board of Mayor and Aldermen plans to ask Kingsport native and longtime city employee Jeff Fleming to be the Model City's next city manager. Fleming said he would "absolutely" accept the job.

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PHOTO GALLERY: County Clash track and field meet

April 14th, 2014 9:12 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Monday's County Clash track and field meet at Volunteer in Church Hill.

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