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UCMH and MSHA hoping to clear last hurdle in hospital acquisition

UCMH and MSHA hoping to clear last hurdle in hospital acquisition

August 26th, 2013 10:33 pm by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

ERWIN — Members of the Unicoi County Memorial Hospital Board of Control and Mountain States Health Alliance hope that what is perhaps the final hurdle in MSHA’s acquisition of the hospital has been cleared.

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K-Mets edge Mariners

K-Mets edge Mariners

August 26th, 2013 10:25 pm by Staff Report

Chris Flexen earned his Appalachian League-leading eighth win and the Kingsport Mets stopped a two-game skid with a 3-2 win over the Pulaski Mariners on Monday night at Calfee Park.

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Emotional testimony as jury weighs fate of man convicted in Fort Hood shooting

Emotional testimony as jury weighs fate of man convicted in Fort Hood shooting

August 26th, 2013 9:08 pm by MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press

FORT HOOD, Texas — A soldier left for dead after being shot in the head. A widow whose two sons won’t have their father to take them fishing or teach them how to be gentlemen.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Dobyns-Bennett vs. Science Hill volleyball

August 26th, 2013 8:12 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Monday's high school volleyball match between Dobyns-Bennett and Science Hill in Kingsport. Photos by Ned Jilton II.

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Assistance  available for Sullivan flood victims

Assistance available for Sullivan flood victims

August 26th, 2013 7:51 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Additional financial assistance is now available for Sullivan County homeowners who suffered property damage during last month’s flash flooding event.

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Haslam picks  Kingsport judge for Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals

Haslam picks Kingsport judge for Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals

August 26th, 2013 7:14 pm by Hank Hayes

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has chosen Criminal Court Judge Robert “Rob” H. Montgomery Jr. of Kingsport as a judge for the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals, Eastern Section.

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Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Bristol Night Race

Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Bristol Night Race

August 26th, 2013 5:07 pm by Dave Ongie

They call Bristol Motor Speedway “The Last Great Colosseum.” After what I saw this past weekend, that moniker is right on the money — but I’m not talking about the beating and banging. I’m talking about the attempt to recreate past battles.

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Couple sentenced for faking baby miscarriage to bilk donations

Couple sentenced for faking baby miscarriage to bilk donations

August 26th, 2013 4:53 pm by Jeff Bobo

The husband reportedly went so far as to show photos of dead babies to his employer, and the wife reportedly showed her victim prenatal ultrasounds of twins she later stated she’d “lost.”

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Western leaders mull military response in Syria

Western leaders mull military response in Syria

August 26th, 2013 3:38 pm by LORI HINNANT, Associated Press

Secretary of State John Kerry says chemical weapons were used in Syria, accuses President Bashar Assad of destroying evidence, and says the U.S. has additional information about the attack and will soon make it public.

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Tree Board gives Hawkins courthouse spruce a temporary reprieve

Tree Board gives Hawkins courthouse spruce a temporary reprieve

August 26th, 2013 3:22 pm by Jeff Bobo

On Monday the Tree board voted 4-1 to reject a formal request from the Hawkins County Commission’s Buildings Committee seeking permission to remove the spruce, and leave that area of the courthouse lawn open.

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