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‘{One}’ fundraiser making third appearance for children’s hospital

‘{One}’ fundraiser making third appearance for children’s hospital

January 14th, 2014 8:46 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Since she’s in charge of raising money for a children’s hospital, Cookie McKinney thought it reasonable that children should be included in a fundraiser. So she turned to some friends on Broadway who have huge hearts for children.

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Lawyer: Mother of missing Tenn. baby not guilty of abuse

Lawyer: Mother of missing Tenn. baby not guilty of abuse

January 14th, 2014 8:23 am by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

Police said Walker told them she left the baby at home with her 3-year-old son while she took her 5-year-old son to school Thursday. When she returned home, the baby was gone, but the 3-year-old was still there, she said.

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For kids, the rich get thinner and the poor get fatter

For kids, the rich get thinner and the poor get fatter

January 14th, 2014 8:17 am by By Melissa Healy, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

Disparities between rich and poor in obesity rates are not new, and they are only one of many health gaps that make poor patients sicker and more likely to die prematurely than richer ones.

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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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