Kingsport Times News Saturday, July 4, 2015
News Local News
Brothers in arms, TDOT blows up bridge, "Everybody liked Mike," and more stories you may have missed

Brothers in arms, TDOT blows up bridge, "Everybody liked Mike," and more stories you may have missed

November 16th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Buzzkill: Quakers sober up Wasps' euphoric playoff hopes

Buzzkill: Quakers sober up Wasps' euphoric playoff hopes

November 16th, 2014 12:09 am by staff

E&H loss to Guilford gives Hampden-Sydney the ODAC Division III playoff berth, Virginia-Wise beats Fairmont State, Tusclum and Carson-Newman both collect SAC victories

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Lady Blue Devils stampede the Buffaloes

Lady Blue Devils stampede the Buffaloes

November 15th, 2014 11:18 pm by Pat Kenney

Gate City (28-0) swept past Floyd County 25-13, 25-18, 25-21 to earn the right to host a state semifinal match against Luray on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Gate City High School.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Tigers tear up Raiders

Tigers tear up Raiders

November 15th, 2014 11:05 pm by George Thwaites

Haysi quarterback Jalen Sykes passed for 361 yards and five touchdowns in a 54-16 victory over J.I. Burton in Saturday's VHSL 1A West playoff opener at Sandlick.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Dobbs-led Vols trounce Wildcats 50-16

Dobbs-led Vols trounce Wildcats 50-16

November 15th, 2014 9:00 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Joshua Dobbs threw three touchdown passes and ran for a fourth score Saturday in his second start of the season for Tennessee, which trounced Kentucky 50-16 to continue its mastery of this annual series.

Comments
News Regional & National
Trail of nuclear woes began at North Dakota base

Trail of nuclear woes began at North Dakota base

November 15th, 2014 7:35 pm by ROBERT BURNS, AP National Security Writer

The trouble began here, trouble that has torn at the core of the nuclear Air Force and compelled two of the last three secretaries of defense to ask: Who is minding the store?

Comments
News
Top U.S. general in Iraq to assess anti-Islamic State  campaign

Top U.S. general in Iraq to assess anti-Islamic State campaign

November 15th, 2014 7:27 pm by HAMZA HENDAWI, Associated Press

America's top military leader arrived in Iraq on Saturday on a previously unannounced visit, his first since a U.S.-led coalition began launching airstrikes against the extremist Islamic State group.

Comments
Crime Local News
Kingsport police seeking man who stole items from Tractor Supply

Kingsport police seeking man who stole items from Tractor Supply

November 15th, 2014 7:08 pm by Staff Report

Sortly after midnight on Tuesday, a white male suspect cut a security cable and stole a Baja Warrior Mini-Bike ($650 value) from the parking lot of Tractor Supply Co.

Comments
News Local News
Audit costs Bluff City $3,400

Audit costs Bluff City $3,400

November 15th, 2014 6:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

An anonymous call was placed to the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury recently, alleging money is missing from the city. Though the comptroller had recently finished an audit, a separate one was conducted and must be paid by the town.

Comments
Sports
Hokies force 3 takeaways in 17-16 upset of No. 19 Duke

Hokies force 3 takeaways in 17-16 upset of No. 19 Duke

November 15th, 2014 4:10 pm by JOEDY McCREARY, AP Sports Writer

Michael Brewer threw two touchdown passes and Virginia Tech held on to upset No. 19 Duke 17-16 on Saturday and avoid its first in-season, four-game losing streak since 1992.

Comments