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Crews battle home,  brush fires in Scott

Crews battle home, brush fires in Scott

April 25th, 2014 3:00 am by Wes Bunch

Two homes received varying degrees of damage Wednesday as multiple fire crews in Scott County responded to blazes that occurred in three separate locations in Scott County.

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Hawkins men charged after altercation at funeral leads to shoot-out

Hawkins men charged after altercation at funeral leads to shoot-out

April 25th, 2014 12:40 am by Jeff Bobo

Shortly before midnight Monday, the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a suspicious person at 1321 Old Union Road in Church Hill, but while en route deputies were informed of a complaint of shots fired from that address.

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Business & Technology
Cook Out restaurant coming to Kingsport

Cook Out restaurant coming to Kingsport

April 25th, 2014 12:22 am by Matthew Lane

According to Kingsport's Building Department, the North Carolina- based hamburger chain obtained a $750,000 permit last month to build a new location on Stone Drive, on the site of the Sagebrush restaurant.

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Purdue official rates IA as top STEM middle school

Purdue official rates IA as top STEM middle school

April 25th, 2014 12:12 am by Rick Wagner

When Tennessee Commissioner of Education Kevin Huffman and Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey visit Innovation Academy this morning, they will see the nation's best STEM middle school.

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Lonesome Pine Airport hosts Aerospace Days this weekend

Lonesome Pine Airport hosts Aerospace Days this weekend

April 24th, 2014 11:37 pm by Staff Report

Aerospace Days, this weekend's downscale aviation and rocketry extravaganza at Lonesome Pine Airport near Wise, will feature Emerald Robinson as emcee and WCYB-TV meteorologist Donnie Cox as commentator.

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Haslam, local GOP leaders tout state budget  at Sullivan Reagan Day Dinner

Haslam, local GOP leaders tout state budget at Sullivan Reagan Day Dinner

April 24th, 2014 11:03 pm by Hank Hayes

"We want to give you every cents' worth that you pay in taxes," Gov. Bill Haslam told about 675 Republicans at the MeadowView Marriott.

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McPheeter's Bend ranked tops in state for value added

McPheeter's Bend ranked tops in state for value added

April 24th, 2014 10:33 pm by Jeff Bobo

A ceremony was held at the school Monday to celebrate ranking first in the state among 765 elementary schools, as well as being the first-place winner of the Value-Added Achievement Awards among elementary schools in East Tennessee.

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Sports Sports Live
Tennessee High's Gudger soars in first day of Big 7 Conference track and field championships

Tennessee High's Gudger soars in first day of Big 7 Conference track and field championships

April 24th, 2014 9:15 pm by Pat Kenney

The Dobyns-Bennett boys took a commanding 93.5-42 lead over Science Hill after the field events and 4x800 meter relay finals.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Big 7 Conference Track & Field

April 24th, 2014 8:50 pm by Ned Jilton

Photos from Thursday's field events at the Big 7 Conference track & field meet, held at the Crowe-Coughenour Track in Kingsport.

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Eastman's first quarter results mirror last year's

Eastman's first quarter results mirror last year's

April 24th, 2014 5:51 pm by Hank Hayes

Eastman Chemical Company's earnings for the first quarter of 2014 were a hair lower compared to last year, while sales revenue equaled last year's first quarter result, the company announced Thursday.

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