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Volunteer High School's NJROTC cadets honored during ceremony

Volunteer High School's NJROTC cadets honored during ceremony

April 20th, 2014 6:54 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — More than 100 cadets were honored during Volunteer High School's annual NJROTC awards ceremony Thursday evening.

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Hice re-elected Northeast Tennessee American Legion commander

Hice re-elected Northeast Tennessee American Legion commander

April 20th, 2014 6:47 pm by Jeff Bobo

Raymond Hice was re-elected commander of the American Legion Department of Tennessee's First District serving Northeast Tennessee during a regional meeting held in Rogersville on Thursday afternoon.

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Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas in fight against global warming

Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas in fight against global warming

April 20th, 2014 6:17 pm by DINA CAPPIELLO, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows.

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Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

April 20th, 2014 3:39 pm by FRANCES D'EMILIO, Associated Press

Pope Francis said the "good news" of Easter's joy means "leaving ourselves behind and encountering others, being close to those crushed by life's troubles, sharing with the needy, standing at the side of the sick, elderly and the outcast."

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Odd news: One mayor, one day, 24 restaurants

Odd news: One mayor, one day, 24 restaurants

April 20th, 2014 3:20 pm by Associated Press

Jenkintown, Pa., Mayor Ed Foley, in a gut-busting campaign to draw attention to the tiny borough's varied restaurant scene, set out to visit all 24 of them on Saturday, starting with a pre-dawn visit to IHOP.

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Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

April 20th, 2014 2:40 pm by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday. He was 76. He had been stricken with prostate cancer in Toronto, the New Jersey native's adopted home.

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Kingsport rezoning, hotdog vendor returns, SCSO on national TV and more stories you may have missed

Kingsport rezoning, hotdog vendor returns, SCSO on national TV and more stories you may have missed

April 20th, 2014 11:30 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Carter Family Fold set to host Clinch Mountain Music Fest

Carter Family Fold set to host Clinch Mountain Music Fest

April 19th, 2014 10:42 pm by Wes Bunch

The Carter Family Fold is preparing once again to host lovers of old-time and bluegrass music as it holds the ninth edition of the Clinch Mountain Music Fest next month in Hiltons.

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100-year-old Easter egg a treasured memento of father's long-ago hunt

100-year-old Easter egg a treasured memento of father's long-ago hunt

April 19th, 2014 9:35 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — If Harriet Broome Helton's house ever caught fire, there's one thing she knows for certain she would grab — her father's 100-year-old Easter egg.

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Three seek Sullivan County  attorney position

Three seek Sullivan County attorney position

April 19th, 2014 9:33 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — The Kingsport Times-News asked the three candidates for Sullivan County attorney in the Republican party primary to answer five questions.

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