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Kingsport man pulls gun on neighbor in mowing dispute

Kingsport man pulls gun on neighbor in mowing dispute

August 6th, 2013 2:06 pm by Rain Smith

A Lenoir Road man advised he was mowing his yard when a neighbor "started yelling." When he turned his mower around to talk, the other individual complained about him "blowing grass on his fence" — and threatened to "fix the problem."

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: Meet 9-year-old fiddle prodigy Carson Peters before his Tonight Show appearance - VIDEO

August 6th, 2013 1:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

Those who may not be familiar with one of the regions most promising young entertainers will enjoy this video from January which includes interviews and a few musical selections performed by Carson.

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Kingsport Carousel project seeks bird painters

Kingsport Carousel project seeks bird painters

August 6th, 2013 1:33 pm by David Grace

The 24 bird paintings will be done on 15-inch diameter disks of plywood covered with artist canvas. Finished paintings will be mounted on the carousel’s upper inside panels.

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UPDATE: Police say burglary, theft probable motives in Hawkins killing

UPDATE: Police say burglary, theft probable motives in Hawkins killing

August 6th, 2013 12:42 pm by Jeff Bobo

According to a TBI report, investigators believe Regilla Ann Stacy, 48, suffered “possible gunshot wounds and blunt force trauma to the head,” and “the residence appears to have been burglarized.”

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Report: Childhood obesity rates fell in 18 states

Report: Childhood obesity rates fell in 18 states

August 6th, 2013 12:29 pm by MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer

"Now, for the first time, we're seeing a significant decrease in childhood obesity" nationally, said Dr. Thomas Frieden, CDC director.

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9-year-old Carter County fiddler to perform on ‘Leno’

9-year-old Carter County fiddler to perform on ‘Leno’

August 6th, 2013 12:20 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

He may only be 9 years old, but local talent Fiddlin’ Carson Peters is getting noticed. On Thursday night, he will perform on the “Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”

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GM to invest $167M more at Tennessee factory

GM to invest $167M more at Tennessee factory

August 6th, 2013 12:11 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

The investment disclosed Tuesday is on top of a previously announced $183 million investment. The spending is expected to create or keep 1,800 jobs, but GM wouldn't say how many new people would be hired.

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George W. Bush undergoes procedure for artery blockage

George W. Bush undergoes procedure for artery blockage

August 6th, 2013 10:36 am by By Anna M. Tinsley,Fort Worth Star-Telegram (MCT)

Former President George W. Bush is doing well after undergoing a procedure Tuesday morning to open blockage from an artery in his heart.

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Sullivan County woman charged with TennCare fraud

August 6th, 2013 9:31 am by Nick Shepherd

A Sullivan County woman is accused of receiving health care benefits through TennCare even though she was not eligible for the program, according to the Office of the Inspector General.

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Outdoor events abound at Highlands Fest

Outdoor events abound at Highlands Fest

August 6th, 2013 9:11 am by Jessica Fischer

The streets of picturesque downtown Abingdon, Va., will be bustling with arts and crafts, musical performances and other family-friendly activities this week as the 65th Annual Virginia Highlands Festival continues its 10-day run.

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