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Church in Wise County holding coat drive

Church in Wise County holding coat drive

September 28th, 2013 7:14 pm by Stephen Igo

BIG STONE GAP — According to the Gospels, Jesus told his followers if they have two coats, give one to someone who hasn’t any. Carolyn Wilson of Kingsport is certainly a believer in those words.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Logano makes NASCAR history with Dover  Nationwide Series win

Logano makes NASCAR history with Dover Nationwide Series win

September 28th, 2013 6:52 pm by DAN GELSTON, Sports Writer

Joey Logano dominated at Dover International Speedway on Saturday and became the first driver to win four straight races at Dover in NASCAR’s Nationwide Series. However, the No. 22 Ford flunked post-race inspection.

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Vols eke out 31-24 win over Jaguars

Vols eke out 31-24 win over Jaguars

September 28th, 2013 3:52 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Brian Randolph made a game-clinching, fourth-and-goal interception in the end zone with 1:51 remaining after Tennessee squandered most of a 24-point lead, and the Vols hung on for a 31-24 victory over South Alabama.

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News Business & Technology
Deadline nearing, GOP seeks health care delay

Deadline nearing, GOP seeks health care delay

September 28th, 2013 3:03 pm by DAVID ESPO, AP Special Correspondent

GOP lawmakers emerging from a closed-door meeting said they would pass legislation by day's end incorporating their new demands, along with a companion measure specifying that U.S. troops be paid even if a shutdown occurs.

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Community Sports Live Local Entertainment
Teams needed for Kingsport Young Life dodgeball tournament

Teams needed for Kingsport Young Life dodgeball tournament

September 28th, 2013 1:45 pm by Marci Gore

You’ve got just a little more than a month to get your team ready for Kingsport Young Life’s first-ever dodgeball tournament.

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News Regional & National
Despite horrific events, statistics say, we've never been safer

Despite horrific events, statistics say, we've never been safer

September 28th, 2013 1:44 pm by JESSE WASHINGTON, AP National Writer

"The probability of something happening is so very low. But this is the nature of terror and terrorism: It gets in our heads that something could happen. This is the entire idea of terror. It's like this insidious fear that seeps into our mind-set."

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Regional & National
Strategic Command deputy suspended amid probe

Strategic Command deputy suspended amid probe

September 28th, 2013 1:03 pm by ROBERT BURNS, AP National Security Writer

The No. 2 officer at the military command in charge of all U.S. nuclear war-fighting forces has been suspended and is under investigation by the Naval Criminal Investigation Command for issues related to gambling, officials said Saturday.

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News
Another major earthquake rocks Pakistan

Another major earthquake rocks Pakistan

September 28th, 2013 12:55 pm by ABDUL SATTAR, Associated Press

A major earthquake rocked Pakistan's southwest Saturday, killing at least 15 and sending panicked people running into the street just days after another quake in the same region killed hundreds, officials said.

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SPIN METER: What's behind all the budget bombast?

SPIN METER: What's behind all the budget bombast?

September 28th, 2013 12:36 pm by JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press

Even for a town accustomed to hyperbole, the political sparring over spending, borrowing and health care has produced more than its share of over-the-top rhetoric.

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News Crime Local News
Child neglect, fake suicide and more this week in crime

Child neglect, fake suicide and more this week in crime

September 28th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

A review of the most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of Sept 20 through Sept. 27

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