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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

August 21st, 2013 7:23 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, including a gas attack in Syria that killed more than 100 people.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
ThorSport, which fields truck points leader Crafton, wields power far from racing's hotbed

ThorSport, which fields truck points leader Crafton, wields power far from racing's hotbed

August 20th, 2013 11:50 pm by Dave Ongie

Running a NASCAR team outside the Charlotte area is a rarity, and many question whether a team can survive outside NASCAR’s hotbed. ThorSport Racing, based in Sandusky, Ohio, is doing far more than simply surviving.

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K-Mets ace Flexen dominant in complete-game shutout

K-Mets ace Flexen dominant in complete-game shutout

August 20th, 2013 10:44 pm by Greg Peters

Chris Flexen went the distance and struck out 11 to give the Kingsport Mets a 1-0 win over the Burlington Royals on Tuesday. With the victory, the K-Mets are just a half-game out of the Appalachian League West Division lead.

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Scott teen pleads not guilty to murder in father's death

Scott teen pleads not guilty to murder in father's death

August 20th, 2013 10:21 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Savannah Ellen Napier, 15, was arraigned on a single count of first-degree murder stemming from accusations she participated in the March 2012 shooting death of her 74-year-old father, Billy Ray Napier.

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Twenty-year-old charged in Ga. school shooting

Twenty-year-old charged in Ga. school shooting

August 20th, 2013 9:56 pm by Associated Press

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — A man with an assault rifle and other weapons exchanged gunfire with officers Tuesday at an Atlanta-area elementary school before surrendering, a police chief said. No one was injured.

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BMS to  introduce its own radio-style scanner station

BMS to introduce its own radio-style scanner station

August 20th, 2013 9:51 pm by Nick Shepherd

History will be made this week in Bristol — and not just on the race track. That’s because Bristol Motor Speedway will introduce its own scanner station. Visitors will be able to listen to the radio-style station through a scanner or mobile app.

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Rock Springs church offers to donate land for Kingsport ballfields

Rock Springs church offers to donate land for Kingsport ballfields

August 20th, 2013 9:46 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Christ Fellowship Church made an offer to the city of Kingsport Tuesday night. In return for a gift of 30 to 40 acres, the church would request water and sewer services to its facility.

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PHOTO GALLERY: TC Twilight Two cross country meet

August 20th, 2013 8:45 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Tuesday's TC Twilight Two cross country meet, hosted by Dobyns-Bennett, at Daniel Boone High School

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Regional & National Business & Technology
Roe: Obamacare uncertainty drag on economy

Roe: Obamacare uncertainty drag on economy premium content

August 20th, 2013 8:32 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Key aspects of the health care reform law, namely the health insurance exchanges and individual requirement for people to be covered by health insurance, take effect in 2014.

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Education TriCityMom
Positions still available at STEM school

Positions still available at STEM school premium content

August 20th, 2013 7:47 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee is off to a great start for the 2013-14 school year, school officials said Tuesday. However, positions remained for both Kingsport and Sullivan County students in all but one Kingsport grade level.

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