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King starts new science, technology school

King starts new science, technology school

January 21st, 2014 3:28 pm by Associated Press

In an effort to help better prepare students for 21st century careers, King University in East Tennessee has established a school of applied science and technology.

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Two nabbed at Texas border in credit card fraud case

Two nabbed at Texas border in credit card fraud case

January 21st, 2014 3:25 pm by CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN, Associated Press

Two Mexican citizens who were arrested at the border used account information stolen during the Target security breach to buy tens of thousands of dollars' worth of merchandise, according to a South Texas police chief.

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Higher-income Americans hit hardest by tax changes

Higher-income Americans hit hardest by tax changes

January 21st, 2014 3:16 pm by CAROLE FELDMAN, Associated Press

Higher-income Americans and some legally married same-sex couples are likely to feel the biggest hits from tax law changes when they file their federal returns in the next few months. Taxpayers also will have a harder time taking medical deductions.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Western Wonders

January 21st, 2014 2:53 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features photos submitted by Kevin Ewers. They were taken during a fall trip to Arizona.

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Photo gallery: Snakes on Tour

January 21st, 2014 2:17 pm by David Grace

The Knoxville Zoomobile stopped at Kingsport's Lincoln Elementary School on Tuesday.

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KPD: Woman arrested for leaving young children home alone

KPD: Woman arrested for leaving young children home alone

January 21st, 2014 1:25 pm by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — A Kingsport mother has been arrested for allegedly leaving her two children – one 7 years old, the other 17 months – home alone at 2:30 a.m. inside an unlocked apartment.

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Update: Weather wreaking havoc on local prep schedule

Update: Weather wreaking havoc on local prep schedule

January 21st, 2014 12:27 pm by Staff Report

Snow is moving in and schools are starting to shuffle their sports schedules for the evening. Check back throughout the day for the latest information.

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Appointment of interim highway commissioner delayed

Appointment of interim highway commissioner delayed

January 21st, 2014 12:04 pm by J. H. Osborne

Sullivan County highway commissioners are required to submit a letter naming their own temporary successor to lead the department until the county commission appoints someone to serve until the next election.

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Group wants state to legalize farming, manufacturing of hemp in Tenn.

Group wants state to legalize farming, manufacturing of hemp in Tenn.

January 21st, 2014 11:17 am by Gary B. Gray, NET News Service

The Hemp Industries Association announced last week the establishment of the Tennessee Hemp Industries Association, the national organization’s first state chapter.

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Ceramics the focus of new ETSU exhibits

Ceramics the focus of new ETSU exhibits

January 21st, 2014 10:34 am by Entertainment Staff

Ceramics are the focus of two new exhibits presented by East Tennessee State University’s Department of Art & Design and Slocumb Galleries, and curated by husband and wife Dr. Scott Contreras-Koterbay and Karlota Contreras-Koterbay.

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