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New Vision Youth experience a trip to remember

New Vision Youth experience a trip to remember

September 27th, 2014 2:00 pm by Calvin Sneed, Community Contributor

For years in school, members of the New Vision Youth of Kingsport have only read about the dream of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. For one weekend in late July, the young people got to live the dream.

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Laotian family returns to region years after a local church sponsored their trip to America

Laotian family returns to region years after a local church sponsored their trip to America

September 27th, 2014 2:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

It has been 35 years. 35 years since two parents with three children fled a civil war that ravaged their homeland. 35 years since they left a refugee camp in Thailand and made their way 8,802 miles to a small city named Kingsport.

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Truck hits college softball team's bus, killing 4

Truck hits college softball team's bus, killing 4

September 27th, 2014 1:28 pm by Associated Press

A tractor-trailer crossed a southern Oklahoma highway median and plowed into the side of a Texas college softball team's bus, killing four women on the team and injuring more than a dozen others, authorities said.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

September 27th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include two men nabbed with a meth lab, a hit-and-run suspect returning after dropping off his date and a Hawkins jail inmate getting severely beaten

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Retail revenue higher in Tri-Cities

Retail revenue higher in Tri-Cities

September 27th, 2014 10:00 am by Hank Hayes

On a year-to-year basis, Kingsport sales increased 3.7 percent to $389 million, Bristol sales were up 1.3 percent to $252 million, and Johnson City sales rose 1.1 percent to $478 million.

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New mosquito-borne virus spreads in Latin America

New mosquito-borne virus spreads in Latin America

September 27th, 2014 7:55 am by Associated Press

An excruciating mosquito-borne illness is raging across the region, leaping from the Caribbean to the Central and South American mainland. Some cases have already emerged in the United States.

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Volcano erupts in central Japan; injuries reported

September 27th, 2014 5:55 am by Associated Press

Mount Ontake spewed large white plumes high into the sky early Saturday, sending people fleeing and covering surrounding areas in ash.

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Grand jury: Ramsey, Harwell should face charges

Grand jury: Ramsey, Harwell should face charges

September 27th, 2014 1:20 am by Associated Press

Davidson County District Attorney General Glenn Funk is reviewing the grand jury report and will make the final decision on whether to file charges, spokeswoman Dorinda Carter said.

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Devils bait the Bears 38-8

Devils bait the Bears 38-8

September 27th, 2014 1:09 am by George Thwaites

Gate City saluted the program's 1974 state championship team by racking up 485 yards of total offense in a 38-8 Clinch Mountain District win over Union.

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Ooltewah shocks D-B 42-34 at J. Fred Johnson Stadium

Ooltewah shocks D-B 42-34 at J. Fred Johnson Stadium

September 27th, 2014 12:39 am by Pat Kenney

Owls quarterback Kelvin Leon Leon completed 23 of 37 passes for 347 yards and five touchdowns.

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