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Hope Renewed: Fundraiser, donations help Kingsport kitchen repair plumbing

Hope Renewed: Fundraiser, donations help Kingsport kitchen repair plumbing

January 3rd, 2014 9:49 am by Rick Wagner

Plumbing repairs have been completed at the Kitchen of Hope in Kingsport and it plans to resume serving meals to the homeless on Jan. 6.

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Firm foundation: Housing, development report delivered to BMA

Firm foundation: Housing, development report delivered to BMA

January 3rd, 2014 9:48 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Kingsport has an older housing stock with a lack of newer developments as compared with Johnson City. However, city planners say the Model City does have plenty of land available for development and is an attractive market.

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
Dailey & Vincent return to Paramount

Dailey & Vincent return to Paramount

January 3rd, 2014 9:32 am by Entertainment Staff

As bluegrass superstars Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent close the book on a stellar year, they’re looking to 2014 with great anticipation. They will be performing Jan. 4 at Bristol's Paramount Center for the Arts.

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Memphis grandmother calls 911 for beer

Memphis grandmother calls 911 for beer

January 3rd, 2014 9:23 am by Associated Press

Authorities say a Memphis grandmother was arrested after she called 911 for beer.

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Poll: Americans have little faith in government

Poll: Americans have little faith in government

January 3rd, 2014 6:25 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Half say America’s system of democracy needs either “a lot of changes” or a complete overhaul, according to the poll conducted by the AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. Just 1 in 20 says it works well and needs no changes.

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Sports
Be-Knighted: Sooners shock Tide in Sugar Bowl

Be-Knighted: Sooners shock Tide in Sugar Bowl

January 3rd, 2014 2:46 am by BRETT MARTEL, AP Sports Writer

Freshman Trevor Knight completed a Sugar Bowl-record 32 passes for 348 yards and four touchdowns, and No. 11 Oklahoma took down the third-ranked Crimson Tide 45-31 on Thursday night.

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Winter weather advisory for snow in effect

Winter weather advisory for snow in effect

January 2nd, 2014 11:46 pm by Staff Report

A mixture of high winds, cold temperatures and snow moving into the region has resulted in a winter weather advisory being issued for Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

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Local News
Black ice causes 42 accidents in Hawkins

Black ice causes 42 accidents in Hawkins

January 2nd, 2014 11:18 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Hawkins County Emergency Management Agency director Gary Murrell told the Times-News that Central Dispatch began receiving calls about ice-related accidents at about 6:30 a.m. and received the last call shortly before noon.

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Jonesborough resident hopes to explore final frontier

Jonesborough resident hopes to explore final frontier

January 2nd, 2014 10:46 pm by NATHAN BAKER, NET News Service

JONESBOROUGH — Darlene Denis, manager of a roadside deli and gas station on Cherokee Road, learned Monday that she advanced to the second round of a process to choose candidates for the Mars One project.

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Cold waves to put region in deep freeze

Cold waves to put region in deep freeze

January 2nd, 2014 10:30 pm by JENNIFER SPROUSE, NET News Service

Residents around the Tri-Cities might want to start adding a couple of extra layers of clothing to their winter weather attire for several days, as lows early next week are predicted to drop to single digits.

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