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Monkey escapes enclosure at Tenn. zoo

Monkey escapes enclosure at Tenn. zoo

July 10th, 2015 6:41 am by Associated Press

Workers are trying to catch Zimm, a small, "very spirited" monkey that escaped its enclosure at the Memphis Zoo.

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Carousel tour, Mardi Gras, parade among highlights as Fun Fest kicks off

Carousel tour, Mardi Gras, parade among highlights as Fun Fest kicks off

July 10th, 2015 12:28 am by HOLLY NELMS

Today's festivities will begin at the new Kingsport Carousel near the Kingsport Farmers Market on Clinchfield Street. A guided tour of the carousel will be offered at 10 a.m. for those interested in learning more about how the carousel was created.

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Times-News Member Night - Happy Snaps photo gallery

July 9th, 2015 10:13 pm by Staff Report

It was a fun time at Hunter Wright Stadium Thursday evening! Times-News Member Night at the KMets included free admission to the game for subscribers and their families, prizes and giveaways.

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Mount Carmel awarded funds for Hammond Avenue safety upgrades

Mount Carmel awarded funds for Hammond Avenue safety upgrades - VIDEO

July 9th, 2015 7:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

There were two dozen wrecks on a dangerous stretch of Hammond Avenue over a three year period, prompting a safety study that recommended installing warning signals and reflective striping on the worst curves.

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KPD: Lawn mower thief busted at Home Depot

KPD: Lawn mower thief busted at Home Depot

July 9th, 2015 6:00 pm by Rain Smith

An early morning incident at Home Depot has landed a man in jail, according to Kingsport police, as he was caught while attempting to steal push mowers, then fled to hide in bushes and he claimed he was asleep.

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TVA issues boat traffic caution on South Holston River Near John Sevier Plant

TVA issues boat traffic caution on South Holston River Near John Sevier Plant

July 9th, 2015 5:30 pm by Staff Report

The Tennessee Valley Authority has issued a river traffic caution from July 13-18 for transmission line construction near the John Sevier power plant on the South Holston River near Rogersville.

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Kingsport man pleads guilty to Virginia ABC store robbery

Kingsport man pleads guilty to Virginia ABC store robbery

July 9th, 2015 5:00 pm by Marci Gore

Police say Michael Braman displayed a handgun, which turned out to be a BB gun, approached the cashier and minutes later escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Home Sweet Home

July 9th, 2015 4:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Scrapbook Showcase features photos submitted by Don Cannoy. To share your photos for Sunday Scrapbook or our Scrapbook Showcase, email them to us at sundayscrapbook@timesnews.net.

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40 trees to be planted near Bluff City boat ramp

40 trees to be planted near Bluff City boat ramp

July 9th, 2015 4:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

The Bluff City Board of Mayor and Alderman voted to purchase the trees with money from the sale of the old city hall building.

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Tribe Baseball Club of Kingsport creates 'new, youthful brand'

Tribe Baseball Club of Kingsport creates 'new, youthful brand'

July 9th, 2015 3:55 pm by Staff Report

A group of Kingsport youth baseball supporters, members of the Dobyns-Bennett baseball coaching staff and former area athletes have collaborated to create the newly formed Tribe Baseball Club of Kingsport.

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