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Condemnation  authorized to advance Rock Springs sewer work

Condemnation authorized to advance Rock Springs sewer work

September 20th, 2013 9:19 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The measure is being done to move forward on a multimillion-dollar sewer project in the Rock Springs community and not miss the deadline for providing water and sewer services to the Hidden Acres and Peppertree neighborhoods.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Tennessee High vs. Sullivan Central

September 20th, 2013 9:17 pm by Jonathan McCoy

Photos from Friday's high school football game between Tennessee High and Sullivan Central in Blountville.

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News Regional & National
Roe plays down effects of government shutdown

Roe plays down effects of government shutdown

September 20th, 2013 8:37 pm by Hank Hayes

Social Security and veterans’ benefits will still be distributed under a possible partial federal government shutdown unless President Barack Obama “plays just blatant politics,” U.S. Rep. Phil Roe said in a conference call with reporters Friday.

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Business & Technology
Allegiant delays, cancels flights to check MD-80s

Allegiant delays, cancels flights to check MD-80s

September 20th, 2013 8:27 pm by Associated Press

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Allegiant Air officials said that delays and cancelations could continue for several days as more than half of the airline’s MD-80s remain grounded for overhauls of emergency slides like the ones deployed in an evacuation this week.

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Sports
Steelers TE Miller eager to return

Steelers TE Miller eager to return

September 20th, 2013 6:42 pm by DALE GRDNIC, Associated Press

All-Pro tight end Heath Miller, expected to return Sunday, cautions it will take some time before he resembles the player who led Pittsburgh in receptions in 2012 before tearing ligaments in his right knee last December.

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Entertainment
Harmon just part of the gang on unstoppable ‘NCIS’

Harmon just part of the gang on unstoppable ‘NCIS’

September 20th, 2013 6:32 pm by FRAZIER MOORE, Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — “NCIS,” which averaged 11.8 million viewers its first season back in 2003-04, grew by more than a million viewers last year alone. This, of course, contradicts TV’s natural order.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Newman leads host of Chasers with New Hampshire pole

Newman leads host of Chasers with New Hampshire pole

September 20th, 2013 5:50 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Ryan Newman turned a track record lap of 136.497 mph to win the pole at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and headline a top 12 loaded with Chase drivers for Sunday’s race.

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Crime Local News
Pawn shop owner arrested for no license, wearing customer's jewelry

Pawn shop owner arrested for no license, wearing customer's jewelry

September 20th, 2013 3:07 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — Tabitha S. Taylor, 37, 895 West Center St., was arrested and charged with converting property obtained by a pawn broker for personal use, violation of the 20-day holding period for precious metal sales and other offenses.

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Sports Vols Sports
Foster says he took money while with Vols

Foster says he took money while with Vols

September 20th, 2013 3:00 pm by staff and wire reports

In a documentary previewed on SI.com, former University of Tennessee star and current Houston Texans running back Arian Foster said he received extra benefits so he could afford food and rent while playing for the Vols.

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News Regional & National
Brain-eating amoeba rattles nerves in La. parish

Brain-eating amoeba rattles nerves in La. parish

September 20th, 2013 1:48 pm by JANET McCONNAUGHEY, Associated Press

While officials try to pin down the source of a deadly amoeba found in the water supply of a suburban New Orleans community, bottled water sales in St. Bernard Parish have skyrocketed and some people worry about washing their faces in the shower.

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