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Changes made to Kingsport's traffic calming regulations

Changes made to Kingsport's traffic calming regulations

August 31st, 2014 2:00 pm by Matthew Lane

This move essentially shifts the burden of the traffic calming devices from the people who are opposed to the people in support, with the number of votes to kill the measure less than under the old rules.

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U.S. trained Alaskans as secret 'stay-behind agents' during Cold War

U.S. trained Alaskans as secret 'stay-behind agents' during Cold War

August 31st, 2014 12:56 pm by ROBERT BURNS, AP National Security Writer

Russian invasion of Alaska? It seemed like a real possibility in 1950 and the U.S. government planned for it, newly declassified Air Force and FBI documents show.

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Stories you may have missed

Stories you may have missed

August 31st, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

Stories this week include a reality star visiting the region, a Scott County teen having her wish come true, a former alderman opening up and snakes found in a local school, among others

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Hawkins County third grader raises funds to ensure classmates always get hot lunch

Hawkins County third grader raises funds to ensure classmates always get hot lunch

August 31st, 2014 10:00 am by Jeff Bobo

When the Church Hill Elementary third-grader opened a lemonade stand this past July in the parking lot of her apartment complex, she had already decided she would put the proceeds to good use for her fellow classmates at lunchtime.

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Virginia Tech beats William & Mary 34-9

Virginia Tech beats William & Mary 34-9

August 30th, 2014 9:49 pm by JIMMY ROBERTSON, Associated Press

Behind the steady play of quarterback Michael Brewer and strong performances from several freshmen, the Hokies cruised to a 34-9 season-opening victory over William & Mary on Saturday.

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HAPPY SNAPS PHOTO BOOTH - Duffield Daze 2014

August 30th, 2014 8:49 pm by Staff Report

The Times-News Happy Snaps photographer was out and about catching people having fun at the end of summer. Today our Happy Snaps photographer was in Duffield, VA, for Duffield's Annual Duffield Daze Festival.

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SCSO: Five arrested after drugs found in home near school

SCSO: Five arrested after drugs found in home near school

August 30th, 2014 8:07 pm by Staff Report

Four Kingsport residents and a Church Hill woman were arrested Saturday morning after authorities allegedly found "gravel" during a search of a Sullivan Gardens home that is within 1,000 feet of a school.

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Wise airshow will feature Red Tail Squadron

Wise airshow will feature Red Tail Squadron

August 30th, 2014 8:00 pm by Stephen Igo

One of the original Berlin Airlift 'Candy Bombers' will return to Lonesome Pine Airport for this year's Let Freedom Ring vintage combat aircraft show and educational event, along with a classic WW II P-51 Mustang fighter plane.

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Warpath Lanes to host PBA event this week

Warpath Lanes to host PBA event this week

August 30th, 2014 7:20 pm by staff reports

The Super Senior Division tournament, which will be conducted by the Professional Bowlers Association of Seattle Washington, will feature pro bowlers from Southern Florida to Massachusetts and Wisconsin.

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Average full-time workweek is 47 hours, Gallup says

Average full-time workweek is 47 hours, Gallup says

August 30th, 2014 6:00 pm by By Jim Puzzanghera, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

Just 42 percent of full-time employees work 40 hours a week, the traditional total based on five 9 a.m.-to-5 p.m. workdays, Gallup said of findings it released ahead of the Labor Day weekend.

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