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Eastman CEO says region needs more amenities to help attract new talent

Eastman CEO says region needs more amenities to help attract new talent

March 5th, 2014 8:54 pm by Hank Hayes

"We have incredibly good people, but we need more people who can innovate (and) run plants. ... We face challenges with a retiring population that needs to be replenished," said CEO Mark Costa.

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Second arrest made in $90,000 Johnson City jewelry heist

Second arrest made in $90,000 Johnson City jewelry heist

March 5th, 2014 8:20 pm by NET News Service

Paul Robert Perkins, Hickory N.C., was arrested for his alleged role in the Jan. 29 robbery at Dempsey's Jewelers, 3018 Peoples St. He was originally arrested in North Carolina and brought back to Johnson City Wednesday to face the charges.

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WBCA names national coaching award in honor of Summitt

WBCA names national coaching award in honor of Summitt

March 5th, 2014 7:57 pm by GEORGE HENRY, Associated Press

The Women's Basketball Coaches Association national coach of the year award has been named in honor of Pat Summitt.

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New SAT: The essay portion is to become optional

New SAT: The essay portion is to become optional

March 5th, 2014 7:05 pm by Associated Press

Changes in the annual test that millions of students take will also do away with some vocabulary words such as "prevaricator" and "sagacious" in favor of words more commonly used in school and on the job.

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VIDEO: Hawkins BOE honors Bulls Gap basketball team's historic season

VIDEO: Hawkins BOE honors Bulls Gap basketball team's historic season - VIDEO

March 5th, 2014 5:47 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Bulls Gap Middle School basketball team was honored Tuesday by the Hawkins County Board of Education posting an all time winning record of 19-6 in 2013-14.

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KPD says missing city man might be in danger

KPD says missing city man might be in danger

March 5th, 2014 5:46 pm by Staff report

According to a Kingsport Police Department news release, Tommy Lee Neff left his Lomax Street residence on foot, of his own free will, at approximately 10 a.m. Tuesday.

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Food City Race Night set for Friday, March 14

Food City Race Night set for Friday, March 14

March 5th, 2014 5:24 pm by Staff Report

Fans can expect a great line-up of driver interactive sessions, along with show cars, simulators, souvenir trailers, entertainment and a smorgasbord of free food samples. Festivities will get underway at 4 p.m. Admission is free of charge.

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Children Exceeding Expectations is like 'a spoonful of sugar' for pediatric oncology and hematology patients

Children Exceeding Expectations is like 'a spoonful of sugar' for pediatric oncology and hematology patients

March 5th, 2014 5:06 pm by Katherine Scoggins

The school's mission is to provide a safe and nurturing environment for pediatric oncology and hematology patients to grow socially, cognitively and physically through 'theraplay' and to raise awareness of childhood cancer and immune deficiency disorders.

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KFD believes arson involved in two fires on same property

KFD believes arson involved in two fires on same property

March 5th, 2014 4:59 pm by Staff reports

The Kingsport Fire Department is investigating two arson cases that took place at the same address.

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TCRA worker injured in accident

TCRA worker injured in accident

March 5th, 2014 4:17 pm by Hank Hayes

A Tri-Cities Regional Airport maintenance worker was injured in an apparent accident and sent to Johnson City Medical Center Wednesday afternoon, according to an airport spokeswoman.

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