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Timesnews.net now featuring videos of adoptable pets

Timesnews.net now featuring videos of adoptable pets

March 26th, 2014 9:33 pm by Nick Shepherd

Every Thursday and Friday, animals from both the Kingsport and Sullivan County animal shelters will be featured on the website.

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Attorney: Appointing police chief without BMA confirmation violates Mount Carmel charter

Attorney: Appointing police chief without BMA confirmation violates Mount Carmel charter

March 26th, 2014 8:14 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted 5-0 Tuesday in favor of confirming Frost's appointment last week of Jeff Jackson as "acting chief" — replacing Mike Campbell, who resigned last week to accept a position with the Kingsport Police Department.

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Video: Hawkins Mayor addresses 'incompetence' claim by challenger

Video: Hawkins Mayor addresses 'incompetence' claim by challenger

March 26th, 2014 5:08 pm by Jeff Bobo

The elephant in the room during Tuesday's Hawkins County GOP candidate forum was a flier distributed by county mayor candidate Dennis Deal slamming incumbent Melville Bailey's record over the past three and a half years.

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Changes are coming to the Downtown Kingsport Concert Series for 2014

Changes are coming to the Downtown Kingsport Concert Series for 2014

March 26th, 2014 4:54 pm by Emily Kilgore Thompson

With Kingsport's interest in attracting downtown visitors and families, new businesses and nurturing young professionals, the contemporary concerts, Twilight Alive, will be on Friday nights and the Bluegrass on Broad concerts will be on Thursday nights.

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Watered-down meth bill advancing in House

Watered-down meth bill advancing in House

March 26th, 2014 3:16 pm by Associated Press

Several members of the committee said they worry about enacting legislation that could hurt the ability of law-abiding citizens to obtain the medications they need without going through a doctor.

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Community Scrapbook: Kingsport Parks & Rec Youth Basketball

March 26th, 2014 3:08 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Community Scrapbook features some of the tournament champions and runners-up in the youth divisions of the Kingsport Parks and Recreation basketball leagues.

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High court bolsters domestic violence gun ban law

High court bolsters domestic violence gun ban law

March 26th, 2014 2:21 pm by Associated Press

The Supreme Court says a federal law barring people convicted of minor domestic violence offenses from possessing guns can be enforced even in states where no proof of physical force is required to support the domestic violence charge.

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J. Fred Johnson Stadium makeover set for completion by football season

J. Fred Johnson Stadium makeover set for completion by football season

March 26th, 2014 12:39 pm by Nick Shepherd

The stadium project calls for the addition of 1,500 seats to the grandstand, a new two-story press box, new restrooms and areas for concessions, improved handicapped accessibility, wider aisles with handrails, an elevator and covered concourses.

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As homes plug in to Internet, hackers plug into homes

As homes plug in to Internet, hackers plug into homes

March 26th, 2014 11:21 am by By Chris O'Brien, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

For decades, hackers have used the Internet to break into network routers, personal computers and advanced industrial devices. But now, hackers are having a field day with a new generation of often-mundane household devices connected to the Internet.

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Spring snow contributes to 15-car pileup in Wise

Spring snow contributes to 15-car pileup in Wise

March 26th, 2014 11:05 am by Stephen Igo

The multiple vehicle incident occurred on U.S. Route 23 near the Town of Wise at approximately 8 p.m. Tuesday, as motorists drove from areas of no snow at all, or mere lightly drifting flurries, straight into whiteout conditions.

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