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NASCAR considering overhaul of points, Chase

NASCAR considering overhaul of points, Chase

January 18th, 2014 1:35 pm by Jim Utter, The Charlotte Observer (MCT)

NASCAR is planning a vast restructuring of the points system in its premier Sprint Cup Series that would greatly emphasize winning races and feature eliminations in its Chase playoff system, according to multiple sources briefed on the plan.

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Scott house fire blamed on electrical malfunction

Scott house fire blamed on electrical malfunction

January 18th, 2014 1:09 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Scott County authorities said an electrical malfunction was to blame for a fire Friday morning that destroyed a home near Gate City.

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Crime Local News
The week in crime

The week in crime

January 18th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include a man accused of beating his 11 week old infant son, a Wallens Ridge guard arrested in a drug bust, Kingsport man who may face a second attempted murder charge and a Hawkins County man threatening his neighbors.

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Happy Snaps Photo Booth - Farm Expo 2014 Saturday

January 18th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

Come on down to Farm Expo 2014 at Meadowview Convention Center and get your free farm photo taken at the Times-News Happy Snaps Photo Booth!

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Sports Sports Live Results
Prep results - Friday, Jan. 17

Prep results - Friday, Jan. 17

January 18th, 2014 12:30 am by Staff Report

Friday's high school basketball scores from Tennessee and Virginia.

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Local News Education
Sullivan BOE selects Red Chair for facilities study

Sullivan BOE selects Red Chair for facilities study

January 18th, 2014 12:11 am by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Sullivan County’s school board has voted 6-1 to choose Knoxville-based Red Chair Architects to oversee a master facilities planning process, which Kingsport City Schools could join.

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Crime Local News
Carter County woman charged with stealing antique 'pelvic massager'

Carter County woman charged with stealing antique 'pelvic massager'

January 17th, 2014 11:32 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON — The victim told police that a U.S. Navy Seal tactical knife and a glass jar containing more than $500 in paper money and coins had been taken.

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Sports Sports Live
Tribe beats 'Toppers for first time in 17 tries

Tribe beats 'Toppers for first time in 17 tries

January 17th, 2014 11:28 pm by George Thwaites

Big Paul Gadson scored 24 points and pulled down eight rebounds, Tyleke Love had 11 points, seven boards and five assists, and the Dobyns-Bennett boys toppled Science Hill 67-42 at the Buck Van Huss Dome on Friday night.

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Local News
Kingsport chooses MTAS for city manager search

Kingsport chooses MTAS for city manager search

January 17th, 2014 10:54 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — By choosing the state advisory service to conduct the search instead of hiring a professional firm, the city will save more than $20,000. MTAS has assisted cities across the state in city manager searches.

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Sports Sports Live Photos

PHOTO GALLERY: Science Hill at Dobyns-Bennett basketball

January 17th, 2014 10:09 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Friday night's Big 7 Conference boys game between Science Hill and Dobyns-Bennett at the Buck Van Huss Dome in Kingsport

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