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Ala., Tenn. team up to land drone test site

Ala., Tenn. team up to land drone test site

September 2nd, 2013 12:50 pm by Associated Press

A consortium of companies and universities in Alabama and Tennessee are hoping to develop a site where Unmanned Aerial Systems, or drones, would be tested. Testing would be done at a site near Savannah, Tenn.

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Heavyweight boxer Morrison dies at 44

Heavyweight boxer Morrison dies at 44

September 2nd, 2013 12:35 pm by DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer

Tommy Morrison, the former heavyweight champion who stood toe to toe with Lennox Lewis and George Foreman, had a starring role in "Rocky V" alongside Sylvester Stallone, and later tested positive for HIV, died Monday. He was 44.

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Cherokee band boosters set $50,000 fundraising goal

Cherokee band boosters set $50,000 fundraising goal

September 2nd, 2013 11:41 am by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The Cherokee High School Band Boosters have kicked off a major fundraising project which will continue throughout the football season home games, according to fundraising chairman Kim Cassidy.

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Kingsport Police Department Citizens Academy taking applications

Kingsport Police Department Citizens Academy taking applications

September 2nd, 2013 10:29 am by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — Ever wondered what it would feel like to be a police officer? If you answered yes, then the Kingsport Police Department Citizens Academy may be for you.

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American Electric Power donation spurs commemorative site for Kingsport Mill

American Electric Power donation spurs commemorative site for Kingsport Mill

September 2nd, 2013 9:16 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Though the Kingsport Mill is no longer with us, the historic landmark is not being forgotten.

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Kingsport stabbing victim taken to hospital

Kingsport stabbing victim taken to hospital

September 1st, 2013 11:08 pm by Staff Report

KINGSPORT — Kingsport police officers responded to a report of a stabbing at 1338 Holyoke St. shortly after 3 p.m. on Sunday, according to a release from Detective Sgt. Chris Tincher.

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K-Mets open division series with win over Astros

K-Mets open division series with win over Astros

September 1st, 2013 11:01 pm by Greg Peters

The K-Mets edged Greeneville 3-1 Sunday at Pioneer Park in the opener of the three-game Appalachian League West Division series.

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Local radio newsman Charlie Stuchell dies at 64

Local radio newsman Charlie Stuchell dies at 64

September 1st, 2013 9:40 pm by Tony Casey, NET News Service

Tri-Cities radio listeners lost a familiar voice Sunday with the death of longtime radio newsman Charlie Stuchell, who died at 64 after a long battle with cancer.

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Virginia forestry officials warn of spread of hemlock killing insect

Virginia forestry officials warn of spread of hemlock killing insect

September 1st, 2013 7:30 pm by Wes Bunch

The Virginia Department of Forestry says tiny insects capable of killing trees are responsible for the widespread decline in eastern hemlocks that is being observed in the southwestern region of the state.

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‘Coup’ tells inside story of ‘impeachment, Tennessee style’

‘Coup’ tells inside story of ‘impeachment, Tennessee style’

September 1st, 2013 6:31 pm by Hank Hayes

The sudden transfer of power to Lamar Alexander was deemed necessary because of what one federal law enforcement agent called “the state’s most heinous political crime in half a century.”

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