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D-B pulls off twin bill sweep of Central

D-B pulls off twin bill sweep of Central

January 14th, 2014 12:17 am by Greg Peters

Ball control has been a major concern for Dobyns-Bennett throughout the season. But for the second game in a row, the Indians limited their number of turnovers and the result was a second straight win, this time 89-55 over Sullivan Central.

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Kilgore seeks more efficient payment of gas royalties

Kilgore seeks more efficient payment of gas royalties

January 13th, 2014 11:47 pm by Staff Report

Virginia 1st District Delegate Terry Kilgore, R-Gate City, announced Monday his introduction of H.B. 461 dealing with the release of coalbed methane gas royalty funds held in escrow for many years.

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Ford’s radical F-150 redesign is talk of auto show

Ford’s radical F-150 redesign is talk of auto show

January 13th, 2014 11:43 pm by DEE-ANN DURBIN, AP Auto Writers

Some call it a game-changer. Some just shake their heads. Either way, Ford’s new aluminum-clad F-150 is such a radical departure from past pickup trucks that it dominated talk at the opening of the Detroit auto show.

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Huge spending bill would bury budget battles in Congress

Huge spending bill would bury budget battles in Congress

January 13th, 2014 11:19 pm by ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press

Top congressional negotiators Monday night released a bipartisan $1.1 trillion spending bill that would pay for the operations of government through October and finally put to rest the bitter budget battles of last year.

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Virginia state trooper, a Gate City native, dies following crash

Virginia state trooper, a Gate City native, dies following crash

January 13th, 2014 10:39 pm by Wes Bunch

A Virginia state trooper with ties to Scott County died while on duty this weekend following a crash in Henry County.

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Jessie’s Girls to headline the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce dinner

Jessie’s Girls to headline the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce dinner

January 13th, 2014 9:23 pm by Hank Hayes

Jessie’s Girls — the sister band to Party on the Moon — will headline the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce’s 67th annual Dinner on February 7 at the MeadowView Marriott Conference Resort & Convention Center.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Dobyns-Bennett at Sullivan Central girls basketball

January 13th, 2014 9:20 pm by Ned Jilton

Photos from Monday's Dobyns-Bennett at Sullivan Central girls basketball game in Blountville.

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Dispute threatens Surgoinsville sewer project

Dispute threatens Surgoinsville sewer project

January 13th, 2014 9:11 pm by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE — After three years of planning, Surgoinsville’s $3.5 million sewer project might have to be scrapped if the Hawkins County Board of Education determines the town is in breach of contract.

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Cost of finishing mobility path between Riverview, aquatic center estimated at $660,000

Cost of finishing mobility path between Riverview, aquatic center estimated at $660,000

January 13th, 2014 8:15 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — City leaders have an estimate on the cost to complete the mobility path from the Riverview community to the Kingsport Aquatic Center: $660,000.

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Kingsport man sentenced to 29 years in murder of Hawkins County man

Kingsport man sentenced to 29 years in murder of Hawkins County man

January 13th, 2014 8:04 pm by Jeff Bobo

GREENEVILLE — A Kingsport man who shot his wife’s ex-husband to death in the Stanley Valley community in 2012 and then set the victim’s home on fire was sentenced Monday to 29 years in prison with no chance for parole.

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