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Poll says majority doesn't find Paula Deen racist

Poll says majority doesn't find Paula Deen racist

July 3rd, 2013 9:10 am by By Scott Collins,Los Angeles Times (MCT)

Corporate America may be running away from Paula Deen as fast as it can, but ordinary viewers are sticking with the deposed chef, a new poll says.

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Rulings on same-sex unions place spotlight on the weathered institution of marriage

Rulings on same-sex unions place spotlight on the weathered institution of marriage

July 3rd, 2013 9:01 am by By Mark Emmons,San Jose Mercury News (MCT)

The Rev. Layne Kulwin performed same-sex weddings in the brief time they were legal in California, and expects to officiate more now that the Supreme Court has cleared the way for those marriages to resume.

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Mountain rains could bring flooding

Mountain rains could bring flooding

July 3rd, 2013 8:44 am by Associated Press

A forecast for heavy rain has Smokies rangers cautioning visitors to be wary around mountain streams.

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Sullivan commission could vote on joint education committee this month

Sullivan commission could vote on joint education committee this month

July 3rd, 2013 6:30 am by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Sullivan County Commissioner Pat Shull predicts the full County Commission will vote later this month in favor of creation of a joint committee with the cities of Kingsport and Bristol to study use of educational resources.

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Local golfers Cox, Beckner to compete in separate USGA events this summer

Local golfers Cox, Beckner to compete in separate USGA events this summer

July 3rd, 2013 6:00 am by Pat Kenney

Not one, but two local golfers are stepping onto the national stage. Church Hill’s Carlson Cox and Kingsport’s James Beckner both qualified for U.S. Golf Association events this summer.

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DKA hosting 9th annual Fourth of July Celebration

DKA hosting 9th annual Fourth of July Celebration

July 2nd, 2013 11:35 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — The Downtown Kingsport Association (DKA) is hosting the 9th annual Fourth of July Celebration on Broad Street in downtown Kingsport.

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Carter County sheriff says 4-year-old boy's death suspicious

Carter County sheriff says 4-year-old boy's death suspicious

July 2nd, 2013 10:59 pm by NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON — Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes said his department is investigating the death of a 4-year-old child on Tuesday, and said there were “suspicious circumstances” about the death.

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Fire guts trailer in Scott County, owner reportedly serving overseas

Fire guts trailer in Scott County, owner reportedly serving overseas

July 2nd, 2013 10:58 pm by Wes Bunch

DUFFIELD — Authorities are investigating a fire that destroyed a trailer near Duffield Tuesday afternoon whose owner is reportedly overseas serving in the military.

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Spilled drink sends motorist plunging into Holston River

Spilled drink sends motorist plunging into Holston River

July 2nd, 2013 10:40 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Ford Expedition that drove into the Holston River late Monday night near Rogersville hadn’t been retrieved from the water as of late Tuesday afternoon, causing concern that it might float away.

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Reds' Bailey pitches second career no-hitter

Reds' Bailey pitches second career no-hitter

July 2nd, 2013 10:02 pm by JOE KAY, AP Baseball Writer

Homer Bailey threw his second no-hitter in 10 months and the first in the majors this season, pitching the Cincinnati Reds to a 3-0 victory over the slumping San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night.

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