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PHOTO GALLERY: Auburn vs. J.I. Burton football

November 22nd, 2013 9:37 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Friday night's VHSL 1A West football playoff game between Auburn and J.I. Burton at Virginia-Wise

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Education
Kingsport school officials happy with performance on 2013 Tennessee Report Card

Kingsport school officials happy with performance on 2013 Tennessee Report Card

November 22nd, 2013 9:03 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Once again, the system overall got straight A’s in achievement, while value-added growth scores increased to three A’s and one B, improving from a 2012 score of B’s in science and social studies to a A’s this year.

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Gate City volleyball powers its way into 2A state championship match

Gate City volleyball powers its way into 2A state championship match

November 22nd, 2013 8:23 pm by Pat Kenney

In the drive to win a fifth state volleyball championship, Gate City put on an awesome display of power in Friday’s VHSL Class 2A semifinals at Virginia Commonwealth’s Siegel Center.

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Crime Local News
Final defendant sentenced in 2005 Kingsport candle shop murder

Final defendant sentenced in 2005 Kingsport candle shop murder

November 22nd, 2013 8:08 pm by Rain Smith

BLOUNTVILLE — The final defendant in a drug-fueled, 8-year-old Kingsport double-murder case was sentenced to 41 years in prison Friday, with eligibility for parole after 30 percent of time served.

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Sports Photos
'She looks like a winner:' UT unveils statue honoring Summitt

'She looks like a winner:' UT unveils statue honoring Summitt

November 22nd, 2013 4:36 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Pat Summitt wears a smile rather than her famous stare in a bronze statue of the former Lady Vols basketball coach that was unveiled Friday on Tennessee's campus.

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Kingsport man gets 50 years for serial sexual abuse of children

Kingsport man gets 50 years for serial sexual abuse of children

November 22nd, 2013 4:16 pm by Rain Smith

BLOUNTVILLE — At Larry Sumner's Kingsport, home police located videos, photos, magazines, sex toys and clothes he made his victims wear. Authorities suspect the abuse occurred over two decades at five separate residences.

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Q&A with AP reporter - Uranium enrichment at heart of nuclear disputes

Q&A with AP reporter - Uranium enrichment at heart of nuclear disputes

November 22nd, 2013 3:27 pm by BRIAN MURPHY, Associated Press

The cornerstone of Iran's nuclear disputes with the West has been over uranium enrichment — which leaders in Tehran claim as a right and is now a key sticking point in negotiations in Geneva.

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State Dept: NKorea confirms it's holding American

State Dept: NKorea confirms it's holding American

November 22nd, 2013 3:23 pm by Associated Press

The State Department said Friday that North Korea acknowledges it is holding an American citizen but hasn't granted diplomats consular access so the person's identity is not yet confirmed.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Community Scrapbook: Fall Into Fun

November 22nd, 2013 3:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Community Scrapbook features photos from the Fall Into Fun event, held Oct. 26, at Andrew Johnson Elementary School. The photos were submitted by Stella Robinette.

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Man found hiding in crawl space at meth bust

Man found hiding in crawl space at meth bust

November 22nd, 2013 1:13 pm by Kristen Swing, NET News Service

According to Washington County Sheriff Ed Graybeal, deputies went to the residence to serve warrants on Richard Norris when they discovered four, possibly five, one-pot meth labs at the home.

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