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Vols ready to usher in Butch Jones era

Vols ready to usher in Butch Jones era

August 30th, 2013 5:00 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Butch Jones should savor the first game of his Tennessee coaching tenure. Saturday's opener against Austin Peay represents one of the few times in his debut season that his team takes the football field as a prohibitive favorite.

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TBI corrects press release, says man shot by KPD had knife, but his "gun" was a shingle

TBI corrects press release, says man shot by KPD had knife, but his "gun" was a shingle

August 30th, 2013 2:52 pm by Staff reports

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation sent out a press release Friday correcting a previous release about a man shot by Kingsport Police Department officers in June.

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Obama says he's considering 'narrow' Syria action

Obama says he's considering 'narrow' Syria action

August 30th, 2013 2:19 pm by Associated Press

President Barack Obama says he hasn't made a final decision about a military strike against Syria. But he says he's considering a limited and narrow action in response to a chemical weapons attack that he says Syria's government carried out last week.

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JC man charged after allegedly cooking meth in home with 5-year-old inside

JC man charged after allegedly cooking meth in home with 5-year-old inside

August 30th, 2013 2:13 pm by Jennifer Sprouse, NET News service

A wanted Johnson City man was arrested Wednesday night after Johnson City police responded to a home where he was reportedly cooking methamphetamine while he, two females and a child were inside.

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Sheriff's deputy says Telford man allowed three children to live in filth

Sheriff's deputy says Telford man allowed three children to live in filth

August 30th, 2013 2:00 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Telford man wanted on a driving charge was arrested Thursday, but with additional charges of child neglect after a sheriff's deputy found three children living in filth in his home, according to records.

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KFD to honor fallen members

KFD to honor fallen members

August 30th, 2013 1:42 pm by Nick Shepherd

Honoring the fallen has been a long time tradition in America and the Kingsport Fire Department will join that tradition.

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Scrapbook Gallery: The Week of Aug. 25

August 30th, 2013 10:50 am by Sunday Scrapbook

Our weekly Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Selected photos also appeared in the print edition of the Sunday Stories section of the Sunday newspaper on Aug. 25.

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Mark Lowry to headline local cancer benefit

Mark Lowry to headline local cancer benefit

August 30th, 2013 9:52 am by Jessica Fischer

Christian comedian, singer and songwriter Mark Lowry will bring his “Unplugged and Unplanned” Tour to Bristol’s Paramount Center for the Performing Arts on Sept. 7.

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Happy Snaps Photo Booth at Duffield Daze

August 30th, 2013 9:43 am by Staff Report

The Kingsport Times-News brought our fun Happy Snaps Photo Booth to the community gathering Duffield Daze!

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Men’s self-esteem suffers when female partner succeeds, study says

Men’s self-esteem suffers when female partner succeeds, study says

August 30th, 2013 9:34 am by By Monte Morin, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

After conducting a series of surveys and computer tests on heterosexual couples in the U.S. and the Netherlands, researchers concluded that men’s self-esteem was lower when a partner succeeded than when a partner failed.

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