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THP identifies body found in Watauga Lake

THP identifies body found in Watauga Lake

April 2nd, 2014 8:38 pm by JOHN THOMPSON, NET News Service

Trooper Robert Wills reported the driver was in a 2008 Chrsyler headed south on Tenn. Highway 167 when she failed to stop at a stop sign at the Lakeview Drive intersection.

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Amazon unveils Fire TV streaming device

Amazon unveils Fire TV streaming device

April 2nd, 2014 6:02 pm by Associated Press

The company says the $99 device has better speed, performance and search functions than other streaming boxes. But it remains to be seen whether Amazon is offering enough new and better services to lure customers away from their current streaming methods.

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Volunteer names Greg Barnett boys varsity basketball coach

Volunteer names Greg Barnett boys varsity basketball coach

April 2nd, 2014 6:00 pm by Pat Kenney

Barnett, who replaces Chris Brown who left Volunteer to become the boys coach at Daniel Boone, has been the junior varsity coach and assistant varsity coach for the Falcons since 2007.

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Hawkins commissioner Short remembered as a man of quiet conviction

Hawkins commissioner Short remembered as a man of quiet conviction

April 2nd, 2014 4:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

Lynn Short didn't say much, but when he did his colleagues on the Hawkins County Commission paid attention.

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New book recalls Dungannon native Hillman's time as member of 'The Bilko Athletic Club'

New book recalls Dungannon native Hillman's time as member of 'The Bilko Athletic Club'

April 2nd, 2014 4:00 pm by George Thwaites

Dave Hillman picked up 21 wins for the pre-expansion Angels in 1956, contributing to that team's epic PCL pennant run. That season is the subject of "The Bilko Athletic Club," a recently published book by Kingsport author Gaylon White.

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Lewd call to KPD prompts new charge for neglect suspect

Lewd call to KPD prompts new charge for neglect suspect

April 2nd, 2014 2:43 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport child neglect suspect picked up another charge after calling a detective assigned to the case and allegedly leaving an expletive-laced message boasting about the sexual conquest of the female officer's "wife."

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More Americans see middle class status slipping

More Americans see middle class status slipping

April 2nd, 2014 2:21 pm by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer

The difference between the income earned by the wealthiest 5 percent of Americans and by a median-income household has risen 24 percent in 30 years, according to the Census Bureau.

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Supreme Court voids overall campaign donor limits

Supreme Court voids overall campaign donor limits

April 2nd, 2014 2:20 pm by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

The Supreme Court further loosened the reins on political giving Wednesday, ruling that big campaign donors can dole out money to as many candidates and political committees as they want

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Signs of spring: Kingsport Farmers Market opens 2014 season

Signs of spring: Kingsport Farmers Market opens 2014 season

April 2nd, 2014 1:08 pm by Nick Shepherd

A warm, sunny day greeted the patrons who made the trip to downtown Kingsport for opening day.

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Couponing 101:  Saving at the "dollar stores"

Couponing 101: Saving at the "dollar stores"

April 2nd, 2014 9:43 am by Amanda Arnold-Drinnon

How far can you stretch a dollar? "Dollar stores" can put that to the test. Stack a good deal with store and manufacturer coupons and the deals get even sweeter!

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