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Huge popularity of aquatic center spurs added parking premium content

June 8th, 2013 10:47 pm by J. H. Osborne

KINGSPORT — Attendance has been going swimmingly well at Kingsport’s new Aquatic Center, city officials said last week. So well, in fact, that the city is moving forward quickly to add 70 more parking spaces to the center’s parking lot.

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Eastside softball falls in Division 1 semifinals

Eastside softball falls in Division 1 semifinals

June 8th, 2013 10:15 pm by George Thwaites

Uncharacteristic defensive lapses and a couple of wild pitches proved Eastside’s undoing against Madison County, which took a 4-0 win in Saturday’s VHSL Group A, Division 1 semifinal game in Salem.

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South alum Archer goes to Brewers in MLB draft

South alum Archer goes to Brewers in MLB draft

June 8th, 2013 9:05 pm by Greg Peters

Tennessee Tech's Tristan Archer, a 2009 graduate of Sullivan South, was selected by the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday in the 21st round of the Major League Baseball draft.

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Kingsport BOE made painful cuts  to balance budget

Kingsport BOE made painful cuts to balance budget

June 8th, 2013 8:00 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — A proposed Chinese language program for the city school system is gone. So are six instructional technology specialists, known as academic coaches.

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Gate City doubles teams denied in Group A finals

Gate City doubles teams denied in Group A finals

June 8th, 2013 7:59 pm by George Thwaites

In the final day of VHSL state tournament action at Radford University’s Dedmon Center sports complex, it was doubles or nothing for Gate City tennis. Nothing, as it all turned out.

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Kingsport native Brinley Addington coming home for benefit event

Kingsport native Brinley Addington coming home for benefit event

June 8th, 2013 7:11 pm by Marci Gore

Brinley Addington may live in Nashville full time now, but this Kingsport native says he will never forget where his roots are.

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Hill plans to revive legislation targeting  Bluff  City speed cameras

Hill plans to revive legislation targeting Bluff City speed cameras

June 8th, 2013 7:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Tennessee state Rep. Timothy Hill insists his legislation to shut down Bluff City’s two speed enforcement cameras on Highway 11-E isn’t dead.

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Calculating the best price for medical procedures

Calculating the best price for medical procedures

June 8th, 2013 5:42 pm by Hank Hayes

If you found out the lowest possible price on an expensive medical procedure, would you take that deal? UnitedHealthcare is betting the answer will be “yes.”

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Injured Virginia trooper returns home to family, friends

Injured Virginia trooper returns home to family, friends

June 8th, 2013 5:22 pm by Wes Bunch

A Virginia state trooper who was injured in the line of duty received an emotional homecoming Saturday as nearly 1,000 local residents and members of law enforcement gathered at the Gate City High School football field to welcome him back to Scott County

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One killed in Greene County accident

June 8th, 2013 5:07 pm by Deborah Ince, Knoxville News Sentinel

A crash at the intersection of Gap Creek and Weems Chapel roads in Greene County killed one person, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

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