Kingsport Times News Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Kyle Busch, eyeing third straight win, takes pole at Pocono

Kyle Busch, eyeing third straight win, takes pole at Pocono

July 31st, 2015 8:00 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Kyle Busch will start his drive for his fourth straight NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory from a familiar spot: out front and in first.

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Sports Entertainment
Update: WWE Hall of Famer 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper dies at 61

Update: WWE Hall of Famer 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper dies at 61

July 31st, 2015 7:30 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

"Rowdy" Roddy Piper, who trash talked his way to the main event of the first WrestleMania and later found movie stardom, has died. He was 61.

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Community Local Entertainment
Annual Carter Family music festival kicks off

Annual Carter Family music festival kicks off

July 31st, 2015 7:30 pm by Community Contributor

The music begins at 6 p.m. on Friday and lasts until 11 p.m. On Saturday, performances begin at 3 p.m. and run until 6 p.m., with a supper break from till 7 p.m. Saturday evening's performance starts at 7 p.m. and lasts until 11 p.m.

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Crime Local News
'I kill terrorists for a living': Stalking suspect's Facebook messages laced with threats

'I kill terrorists for a living': Stalking suspect's Facebook messages laced with threats

July 31st, 2015 7:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Excerpts from Facebook messages that Derrick Dalton Goins sent a 16-year-old revealed he was allegedly using his fictitious position with the Secret Service - whether it be a delusion, fantasy or just a blatant lie - to coerce and threaten the girl.

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News Crime Blogs Local News
Man who tried to avoid police checkpoint faces sixth driving on revoked charge

Man who tried to avoid police checkpoint faces sixth driving on revoked charge

July 31st, 2015 6:10 pm by Jeff Bobo

Church Hill police were conducting a seat belt checkpoint on North Central Avenue when they observed a northbound vehicle pull into a driveway on North Central Avenue just prior to the checkpoint.

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Community Local Entertainment
Aug. 8 fundraiser concert will help send Rogersville seniors on trip to Nashville

Aug. 8 fundraiser concert will help send Rogersville seniors on trip to Nashville

July 31st, 2015 5:30 pm by Staff Report

A concert scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 8 at Rogersville City Park will help raise money to send local Signature Healthcare residents on a vacation to Nashville.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Gallery: Week of July 26

July 31st, 2015 4:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Some of the photos featured here also appeared in the July 26 edition of Sunday Stories.

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Sports Entertainment NASCAR/Racing
Steven Tyler to headline pre-race show at BMS

Steven Tyler to headline pre-race show at BMS

July 31st, 2015 4:24 pm by Staff Report

The Aerosmith front man will perform prior to the Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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News Crime Local News
Local realtor indicted for felony theft

Local realtor indicted for felony theft

July 31st, 2015 2:55 pm by Rain Smith

A Johnson City realtor has been charged with theft of more than $60,000 after allegedly pocketing money from a Kingsport client, fraudulently claiming it would be used to pay contractors and submit bids.

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News Crime Local News
Police pursuit ends with crash into Holston River

Police pursuit ends with crash into Holston River

July 31st, 2015 1:58 pm by Rain Smith

Driving on a suspended license has led to much more serious charges following a police pursuit in Southwest Virginia, as the suspect fled to Tennessee and crashed into the Holston River, then swam away to temporarily elude arrest.

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