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Appalachian Art Show returns for its 49th year

Appalachian Art Show returns for its 49th year

February 24th, 2014 9:44 am by Entertainment Staff

The Kingsport Art Guild's 49th Appalachian Art Show will open Sunday, Feb. 23 and run through March 27 in the main gallery of the Kingsport Renaissance Center.

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Climate case at Supreme Court looks at EPA's power

Climate case at Supreme Court looks at EPA's power

February 24th, 2014 9:37 am by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

The Obama administration is squaring off at the Supreme Court with industry groups and Republican-led states over a small but important program aimed at limiting power-plant and factory emissions of gases blamed for global warming.

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Ukraine issues arrest warrant for missing leader

Ukraine issues arrest warrant for missing leader

February 24th, 2014 9:36 am by MARIA DANILOVA, Associated Press; YURAS KARMANAU, Associated Press

Ukraine's acting government issued an arrest warrant Monday for President Viktor Yanukovych, accusing him of mass crimes against the protesters who stood up for months against his rule.

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Community Local News Faith
Spirit-filled and dynamic: Hales Chapel a praying church open to all believers

Spirit-filled and dynamic: Hales Chapel a praying church open to all believers

February 24th, 2014 9:35 am by Marci Gore

In the mid-1970s, the congregation of Hales Chapel United Methodist Church in Gate City, Va., was facing the possibility of having to close its doors.

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Seafaring drug smugglers challenging Coast Guard

Seafaring drug smugglers challenging Coast Guard

February 24th, 2014 9:32 am by ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press; JULIE WATSON, Associated Press

The area where boats were seized off California and the northwest coast of Mexico tripled to a size comparable to the state of Montana during the 2013 fiscal year, which ended in September.

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Governors say Obamacare here to stay

Governors say Obamacare here to stay

February 23rd, 2014 11:57 pm by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press

The explosive politics of health care have divided the nation, but America's governors, Republicans and Democrats alike, suggest that President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is here to stay.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
UPDATE: Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins second Daytona 500

UPDATE: Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins second Daytona 500

February 23rd, 2014 11:46 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Through rain and wrecks, Dale Earnhardt Jr. ended the only drought that mattered. NASCAR's most popular driver won the Daytona 500 for the second time, a decade after his first victory in the "Great American Race."

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Obsession with weight, food can develop into deadly disorders

Obsession with weight, food can develop into deadly disorders

February 23rd, 2014 9:58 pm by Nick Shepherd

Danielle Powers was weak. She began to lose her hair and she couldn't pick up a 12-pack of soda. She had a heart rate of 30 and couldn't walk up stairs with a backpack full of books.

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Kingsport teacher pay plan shifts weight from degrees to performance

Kingsport teacher pay plan shifts weight from degrees to performance

February 23rd, 2014 9:52 pm by Rick Wagner

Kingsport City Schools' new differentiated compensation policy for teachers will result in a pay increase for every teacher. However, it gives less weight to having advanced degrees and adds job performance as a variable.

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More than 20 resumes submitted so far for Kingsport city manager post

More than 20 resumes submitted so far for Kingsport city manager post

February 23rd, 2014 9:48 pm by Matthew Lane

Since opening the position two weeks ago, a variety of candidates have submitted resumes to be Kingsport's next city manager.

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