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Carpenter, Scism boost Volunteer boys to Frank Carver title; D-B girls cruise in meet

Carpenter, Scism boost Volunteer boys to Frank Carver title; D-B girls cruise in meet

April 12th, 2014 10:41 pm by George Thwaites

Maliek Carpenter won two sprinting events and broke a meet record, leading Volunteer to the boys' team title in Saturday's Frank Carver Invitational track and field meet. The D-B girls took a commanding win on their side of the meet.

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Mayor questions drop in vendors at Kingsport Farmers Market

Mayor questions drop in vendors at Kingsport Farmers Market

April 12th, 2014 9:13 pm by Matthew Lane

The Kingsport Farmers Market has had a presence in the Model City for more than 30 years, offering a variety of locally grown fruits and vegetables, baked goods, flowers, plants and crafts to the public two days a week.

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Sullivan County school officials considering supplemental  insurance

Sullivan County school officials considering supplemental insurance

April 12th, 2014 8:21 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Health care supplements aren't just for Medicare recipients anymore, local school officials are learning.

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Spieth, 20, shares lead with Watson entering final day at Augusta

Spieth, 20, shares lead with Watson entering final day at Augusta

April 12th, 2014 8:00 pm by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP National Writer

In his Masters debut, 20-year-old Jordan Spieth has made quite a bid to become golf's youngest major champ in more than 80 years. He'll have to fend off Miguel Angel Jimenez, 50, and Fred Couples, 54, both also hoping to make history.

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Dobyns-Bennett robotics team ranks 13th in regional competition

Dobyns-Bennett robotics team ranks 13th in regional competition

April 12th, 2014 7:53 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Dobyns-Bennett High School's robotics team finished first among contenders from Northeast Tennessee in the recent regional robotics competition in Knoxville, ranking 13th overall.

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Documents show Boomershine outspending Anderson in Sullivan sheriff's contest

Documents show Boomershine outspending Anderson in Sullivan sheriff's contest

April 12th, 2014 7:19 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — County Commissioner Ty Boomershine outspent Sheriff Wayne Anderson during the first quarter campaign finance reporting period, according to disclosure paperwork filed by the two campaigns last week.

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Freshman Malone scores three times in Orange & White Game

Freshman Malone scores three times in Orange & White Game

April 12th, 2014 7:11 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

KNOXVILLE — The only certainty about Tennessee's four-man quarterback competition is that the winner will throw to a vastly improved receiving corps.

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Changes sought for South Wilcox Drive gateway to Eastman complex

Changes sought for South Wilcox Drive gateway to Eastman complex

April 12th, 2014 5:09 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — If first impressions mean everything, South Wilcox Drive could very well be tested in the coming years.

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Year after bombing, Boston and its people heal

Year after bombing, Boston and its people heal

April 12th, 2014 1:43 pm by DENISE LAVOIE and PAIGE SUTHERLAND, Associated Press

Every time Roseann Sdoia comes home, she must climb 18 steps — six stairs into the building, 12 more to her apartment. It is an old building in Boston's North End, with doors that are big and heavy, not an easy place for an amputee to live.

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Couple: Truck was on fire before deadly bus crash in Calif.

Couple: Truck was on fire before deadly bus crash in Calif.

April 12th, 2014 1:17 pm by Associated Press

A tractor-trailer already was on fire when it came across a median and crashed into a tour bus, killing 10 people, according to a couple whose car was sideswiped by the big rig.

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