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Tennessee camp counselor held on sex charges in Georgia

Tennessee camp counselor held on sex charges in Georgia

July 14th, 2013 6:56 pm by Associated Press

CARROLLTON, Ga. — A Tennessee man is jailed on charges of exposing himself to minors at a west Georgia church camp.

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Ramsey, Campfield reject entreaties to oppose Sen. Alexander

Ramsey, Campfield reject entreaties to oppose Sen. Alexander

July 14th, 2013 6:36 pm by Tom Humphrey, Knoxville News Sentinel

NASHVILLE — Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey and state Sen. Stacey Campfield both say they are being urged to run against U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander in next year’s Republican primary, but have no intention of doing so.

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Campaign designed to encourage wellness in region

Campaign designed to encourage wellness in region

July 14th, 2013 6:25 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Improving the overall health of the region’s workforce is the goal of a new information campaign launched last week by Wellmont Health System and top regional employers.

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Kingsport budget work delays police chief search

Kingsport budget work delays police chief search

July 14th, 2013 6:13 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — City Manager John Campbell has yet to select all of the members of a special committee charged with reviewing the candidates who have applied to be Kingsport’s next police chief.

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Justice Department says Zimmerman case under review

Justice Department says Zimmerman case under review

July 14th, 2013 6:00 pm by ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department said Sunday it is looking into the shooting death of Trayvon Martin to determine whether federal prosecutors will file criminal civil rights charges now that George Zimmerman has been acquitted.

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Christian singer Sandi Patty to get in on the ‘Fun’

Christian singer Sandi Patty to get in on the ‘Fun’

July 14th, 2013 5:49 pm by Jessica Fischer

Long before NBC struck ratings gold with its reality television singing competition, Christian vocalist Sandi Patty was “The Voice.”

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Vickers captures win at New Hampshire Motor Speedway

Vickers captures win at New Hampshire Motor Speedway

July 14th, 2013 5:27 pm by Associated Press

LOUDON, N.H. — Brian Vickers pulled into the lead late and took off on the green-white-checkered finish to win Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

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Nine vying to be next Kingsport Idol

Nine vying to be next Kingsport Idol

July 14th, 2013 4:54 pm by Marci Gore

Kingsport Idol is back for another year. And this time, the local talent show had a record number of entrants registering for a chance to sing in front of hundreds and win cash prizes and studio recording time.

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Mouse’s Ear owners likely to announce plans Monday

Mouse’s Ear owners likely to announce plans Monday

July 14th, 2013 4:52 pm by Becky Campbell, Johnson City Press

Owners of an adult entertainment business destroyed by fire in January are expected to announce Monday their decision about the future of the establishment.

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Daughter’s death leads to mom’s advocacy for biosafety

Daughter’s death leads to mom’s advocacy for biosafety

July 14th, 2013 4:47 pm by Marci Gore

Caryl Griffin says sometimes it’s hard to understand why bad things happen to good people. In 1997, Caryl experienced a parent’s worst nightmare when her daughter Elizabeth “Beth” Griffin died at the age of 22.

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