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PHOTO GALLERY: Metcalf Highland Cup, D-B vs. Lenoir City

March 28th, 2014 9:29 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Friday's soccer match between Dobyns-Bennett and Lenoir City, part of the Jon Metcalf Highland Cup in Kingsport.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Logano breaks qualifying record, but Kyle Busch wins Martinsville pole

Logano breaks qualifying record, but Kyle Busch wins Martinsville pole

March 28th, 2014 7:42 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

For the first time in 19 career starts, Kyle Busch earned the pole position for Sunday's Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway, NASCAR's smallest, tightest track.

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Regional & National Education
Board of Regents: Higher ed budget in limbo

Board of Regents: Higher ed budget in limbo

March 28th, 2014 7:20 pm by Associated Press

Members of the Tennessee Board of Regents said Friday that they don't know how much money the state's universities and community colleges are going to receive in the budget because of a shortfall in tax collections.

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News Regional & National Business & Technology
White House plan targets methane emissions

White House plan targets methane emissions

March 28th, 2014 7:00 pm by MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press

The White House announced a wide-ranging plan Friday aimed at cutting methane emissions from oil and gas drilling, landfills and other sources.

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Sports Vols Sports
Lady Vols' Simmons eyes elusive Final Four berth

Lady Vols' Simmons eyes elusive Final Four berth

March 28th, 2014 6:59 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee guard Meighan Simmons wants to make sure her college basketball career doesn't end where it started: at the KFC Yum! Center, where the Lady Vols meet Maryland in the NCAA Louisville Regional semifinals.

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News Regional & National
Obama meets with Saudi king, weighs new Syria aid

Obama meets with Saudi king, weighs new Syria aid

March 28th, 2014 6:00 pm by JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press; JULIE PACE, Associated Press

President Barack Obama is considering allowing shipments of new air defense systems to the Syrian opposition, a U.S. official said Friday, as Obama sought to reassure Saudi Arabia's king that the U.S. is not taking too soft a stance in Syria and other Mid

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
The Steel Wheels roll into Kingsport

The Steel Wheels roll into Kingsport

March 28th, 2014 5:00 pm by Entertainment Staff

The Steel Wheels will bring their "Slipstream" tour to Kingsport on Sunday, March 30, for a 7 p.m. show in the Renaissance Center Theater. Doors open at 6 p.m. Opening act is Hannah Aldridge.

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Slide survivor tells of 'wave' of mud hitting home

Slide survivor tells of 'wave' of mud hitting home

March 28th, 2014 3:06 pm by MANUEL VALDES, Associated Press

The roar of the hillside collapsing was so loud that Robin Youngblood thought an airplane had crashed. But when she looked out the window of her mobile home, all she saw was a wall of mud racing across her beloved river valley toward her home.

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Editorial: War on drugs needs a different approach

Editorial: War on drugs needs a different approach

March 28th, 2014 2:30 pm by Editorial staff

The old war on drugs isn't working. Eighty percent of all crime in the United States is related to drug use. Has the imprisonment of people stopped the runaway train of illegal drugs? No, the drug problem has only become worse.

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News Crime Local News
Wise County man arrested after holding off deputies Friday morning

Wise County man arrested after holding off deputies Friday morning

March 28th, 2014 2:14 pm by Stephen Igo

Deputies and officers from the Coeburn Police Department responded to a call of gunshots at the address.

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