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Chuckey-Doak snares OT win over South in regional soccer semifinals

Chuckey-Doak snares OT win over South in regional soccer semifinals

May 13th, 2014 10:30 pm by Greg Peters

A weather delay and the threat of darkness played into Tuesday's regional soccer semifinal at South. But in the end, it came down to a bad — or lucky, depending on the side — bounce as Chuckey-Doak posted a 2-1 win in overtime over the Rebels.

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Coal mine blast leaves 166 dead, many trapped in Turkey

Coal mine blast leaves 166 dead, many trapped in Turkey

May 13th, 2014 10:29 pm by Associated Press

Energy Minister Taner Yildiz said 787 people were inside the coal mine in Soma, some 155 miles south of Istanbul, at the time of the accident and 363 of them had been rescued so far.

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Mayor Dennis Phillips:  'This is the worst year ever'

Mayor Dennis Phillips: 'This is the worst year ever'

May 13th, 2014 9:39 pm by Matthew Lane

Raising property taxes, establishing a garbage collection fee, laying off city employees and freezing pay for at least one year. Some or all of these actions may be taken by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen to balance Kingsport's 2015 budget.

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VDOT announces $64.5 million in paving projects

VDOT announces $64.5 million in paving projects

May 13th, 2014 9:25 pm by Wes Bunch

The Virginia Department of Transportation announced plans Tuesday to make millions of dollars in pavement improvements over the spring and summer months to nearly 800 miles of roadway in Southwest Virginia.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Region 1-A/AA soccer, Chuckey-Doak vs. South

May 13th, 2014 8:14 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Tuesday's Region 1-A/AA soccer semifinal match between Chuckey-Doak and Sullivan South in Kingsport.

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Roan Mountain man charged with attempted murder after shotgun dispute over safe

Roan Mountain man charged with attempted murder after shotgun dispute over safe

May 13th, 2014 7:04 pm by Staff Report

A dispute over a home burglary and the theft of a safe led to a charge of attempted second-degree murder for David Thompson, 58, 794 Buck Mountain Road.

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Buyer's remorse: Consumers losing doctors with new insurance plans

Buyer's remorse: Consumers losing doctors with new insurance plans

May 13th, 2014 6:17 pm by Associated Press

Before the law took effect, experts warned that narrow networks could impact patient's access to care, especially in cheaper plans. But with insurance cards now in hand, consumers are finding their access limited across all price ranges.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: East Tennessee Historical Society Honors Three Kingsport Residents With History Awards of Excellence.

May 13th, 2014 5:00 pm by Ned Jilton

Brianne Wright, Chad Caswell and Kari Roueche honored in Knoxville.

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Senate votes to open debate on renewing tax breaks

Senate votes to open debate on renewing tax breaks

May 13th, 2014 4:10 pm by Associated Press

The Senate voted 96 to 3 to open debate on the bill, which has strong backing from the business community but would add about $85 billion to the budget deficit.

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Clay Aiken wins NC Dem congressional primary

Clay Aiken wins NC Dem congressional primary

May 13th, 2014 4:06 pm by Associated Press

"American Idol" singer Clay Aiken won what had been a hotly contested Democratic primary for a North Carolina congressional seat according to a final, unofficial vote count that was posted Tuesday, a day after the accidental death of his closest rival.

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