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Police name Kingsport shooting victims

Police name Kingsport shooting victims

January 12th, 2015 11:23 am by Rain Smith

An 18-year-old Kingsport man has been identified as the deceased victim of Friday night's shooting at a city apartment complex, with police saying his 23-year-old step-sister remains hospitalized in critical condition.

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Officers' gift spurs fund for car seats

Officers' gift spurs fund for car seats

January 12th, 2015 10:48 am by Matthew Lane

When a young expectant mother recently asked a Kingsport Police officer if the department could provide her with a car seat since she could not afford one herself, the answer was unfortunately "no."

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Sully schools bottom line predicted at $175-200M

Sully schools bottom line predicted at $175-200M

January 12th, 2015 8:37 am by Rick Wagner

The whole study process got underway after community pushback on a scenario proposed almost two years ago that would have closed either North or South and turned the other into a middle school.

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Why US inflation stays ultra-low while job growth is surging

Why US inflation stays ultra-low while job growth is surging

January 12th, 2015 8:29 am by JOSH BOAK and CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writers

Month after month, U.S. hiring keeps rising, and unemployment keeps falling. Eventually, pay and inflation are supposed to start surging in response. They're not happening.

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Dam good: Bays Mountain dam holding up well at nearly 100 years old

Dam good: Bays Mountain dam holding up well at nearly 100 years old

January 12th, 2015 8:24 am by Matthew Lane

The dam has held back 100 million to 140 million gallons of lake water for nearly 100 years and has done so with only two major repairs over the past century.

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'Boyhood' tops Golden Globes; 'Grand Budapest' upsets

'Boyhood' tops Golden Globes; 'Grand Budapest' upsets

January 12th, 2015 12:09 am by JAKE COYLE, AP Film Writer

Hollywood toasted free speech in its myriad forms, from mocking Bill Cosby to sincere words about the Paris terrorist attacks, at the 72nd annual Golden Globes on Sunday, where the tender coming-of-age drama "Boyhood" topped all films.

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Sports
Luck's Colts take down Manning's Broncos 24-13

Luck's Colts take down Manning's Broncos 24-13

January 11th, 2015 8:20 pm by ARNIE STAPLETON, AP Pro Football Writer

Andrew Luck threw two touchdown passes and led the Indianapolis Colts past Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos 24-13 on Sunday. The Colts advanced to the AFC championship game at New England.

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Ned Jilton

HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: TCCWRT meeting features first person presentation "The Lion of Whitehall: Cassius Clay"

January 11th, 2015 7:23 pm by Ned Jilton

To most people the name Cassius Clay is the heavyweight boxer who changed his name to Mohamed Ali. Monday night learn of another Cassius Clay, this one fought in the Civil War.

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Drop your top: Convertibles poised to make a comeback

Drop your top: Convertibles poised to make a comeback

January 11th, 2015 6:36 pm by TOM KRISHER, AP Auto Writer

DETROIT — Americans are ready to let their tops down and feel the wind blow through their hair.

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Massengale lifts No. 7 Tennessee past Arkansas 60-51

Massengale lifts No. 7 Tennessee past Arkansas 60-51

January 11th, 2015 6:25 pm by KURT VOIGT, AP Sports Writer

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Even as Tennessee continued to struggle from the field, Lady Vols coach Holly Warlick wasn't about to tell Ariel Massengale to stop shooting.

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