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Ken Crowder honored twice by  Tri-Cities PGA Chapter at its annual banquet

Ken Crowder honored twice by Tri-Cities PGA Chapter at its annual banquet

December 14th, 2013 12:56 pm by Pat Kenney

Lonesome Pine Country Club director of golf and Tennessee PGA Section vice-president Ken Crowder was named the Golf Professional of the Year and the Bill Strausbaugh Award winner.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Battle of Kingsport Ceremony 2013.

December 14th, 2013 12:44 pm by Ned Jilton

Civil War re-enactors gathered in the rain Saturday for the annual commemoration of the Battle of Kingsport.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

December 14th, 2013 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include a couple who stole video game systems, a Nickelsville couple who have been indicted, a raid on a Hawkins County cattle rustler and a man who pulled a gun during child visitation, among others.

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State panel won’t back Hill’s bill to cap water rates for customers outside cities

State panel won’t back Hill’s bill to cap water rates for customers outside cities

December 13th, 2013 11:38 pm by Hank Hayes

PINEY FLATS — A draft Tennessee state government study contains a recommendation against legislation that would cap Johnson City’s outside water and wastewater rates but also says those rates should be “both reasonable and justified.”

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Griffith says budget deal a ‘fair compromise’

Griffith says budget deal a ‘fair compromise’

December 13th, 2013 11:02 pm by Staff report

Virginia 9th District Congressman Morgan Griffith, R-Salem, said the bipartisan agreement “will be the first time since I was elected to the House of Representatives that Congress — both the House and the Senate — has passed a budget.”

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Roosevelt students release trout they grew in classroom

Roosevelt students release trout they grew in classroom

December 13th, 2013 10:40 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — The South Fork of the Holston River will have about 20 future inhabitants thanks to a city elementary class and Trout Unlimited. The fish were released into Kendrick Creek, which flows into the Holston near the Fort Patrick Henry Dam.

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South pulls away against North, stays unbeaten in Three Rivers

South pulls away against North, stays unbeaten in Three Rivers

December 13th, 2013 10:33 pm by Greg Peters

Sullivan South rolled into J. Richard Carroll gymnasium Friday evening for a Three Rivers Conference boys basketball matchup with Sullivan North. The Rebels left with a still unblemished conference mark.

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Seven-year-old Blountville boy receives heart, double lung transplant in Philadelphia

Seven-year-old Blountville boy receives heart, double lung transplant in Philadelphia

December 13th, 2013 10:31 pm by SUE GUINN LEGG, NET News Service

When he came out of surgery, Weston Keeton’s mother, Julie, announced the good news on the family’s “Praying for Weston” Facebook page: Weston’s three-surgeon transplant team was “over the moon” about how well the procedure had gone.

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PHOTO GALLERY: South-North basketball

December 13th, 2013 9:55 pm by Ned Jilton

Photos from Friday's Sullivan South vs. Sullivan North basketball games in Kingsport.

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Ex-Carter County teacher pleads guilty to statutory rape of 16-year-old former student

Ex-Carter County teacher pleads guilty to statutory rape of 16-year-old former student

December 13th, 2013 9:53 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON — The girl's mother told Lt. Randy Bowers of the Carter County Sheriff's Department that she had discovered her daughter had sexual relations with her former elementary school teacher.

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