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Kingsport's  high end housing stimulus moving forward

Kingsport's high end housing stimulus moving forward

November 9th, 2013 9:30 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The city of Kingsport is working out the final guidelines and parameters of its high-end housing incentive program, recently meeting with a group of local home builders to get their input on the viability of the idea.

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Gate City breezes to conference crown, will host volleyball regional Tuesday

Gate City breezes to conference crown, will host volleyball regional Tuesday

November 9th, 2013 9:08 pm by Staff Report

Gate City’s volleyball team faced a familiar opponent on Saturday night in the title game of the Conference 40 tournament. Thanks to their fast-paced offense, the result was also a familiar one for the Lady Blue Devils.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Kyle Busch picks up 12th Nationwide Series victory

Kyle Busch picks up 12th Nationwide Series victory

November 9th, 2013 8:52 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

AVONDALE, Ariz. — Kyle Busch picked up his 12th win of the season Saturday at Phoenix International Raceway, leading a race-high 169 laps.

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Bluff City man killed in single-vehicle wreck

Bluff City man killed in single-vehicle wreck

November 9th, 2013 8:48 pm by Matthew Lane

BLUFF CITY — A Bluff City man died Friday evening after being ejected from the vehicle he was driving.

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Many government offices to close for Veterans Day

Many government offices to close for Veterans Day

November 9th, 2013 7:21 pm by Staff Report

Many local government offices will be closed Monday in observance of Veterans Day. Kingsport city offices will be open.

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Local News Education
NeuroTracker pilot program approved for Jefferson Elementary

NeuroTracker pilot program approved for Jefferson Elementary

November 9th, 2013 7:12 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — The same technology used by the U.S. military and college and professional football teams will be used on a pilot basis at the city’s Jefferson Elementary School.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Hawkins County Humane Society sends up lanterns in memory of lost pets

PHOTO GALLERY: Hawkins County Humane Society sends up lanterns in memory of lost pets

November 9th, 2013 7:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The Hawkins County Humane Society raised $700 Saturday night during what was described as an emotional lantern raising ceremony in remembrance of lost pets.

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Kingsport Board of Education gives Ailshie 'excellent' evaluation

Kingsport Board of Education gives Ailshie 'excellent' evaluation

November 9th, 2013 6:46 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Kingsport Superintendent of Schools Lyle Ailshie received a more than 3.628 mean score out of a 4 on his overall school board evaluation this year, which is about a 91 percent approval rating.

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Area health officials offer 11th-hour education efforts on Obamacare

Area health officials offer 11th-hour education efforts on Obamacare

November 9th, 2013 6:13 pm by Hank Hayes

With Obamacare still in place as 2013 comes to end, 11th-hour education efforts have begun locally to give the business community an idea what health care will be like under the law, also known as the Affordable Care Act.

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Red Cross official fears death toll from typhoon could approach 1,000

Red Cross official fears death toll from typhoon could approach 1,000

November 9th, 2013 6:06 pm by JIM GOMEZ, Associated Press

TACLOBAN, Philippines — The central Philippine city of Tacloban was in ruins Saturday, a day after being ravaged by one of the strongest typhoons on record.

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