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Answering the bell: Salvation Army in desperate need of volunteers for Christmas

Answering the bell: Salvation Army in desperate need of volunteers for Christmas

November 19th, 2014 8:08 am by J. H. Osborne

This year, the Salvation Army will have 20 Red Kettle Campaign donation points in Kingsport. The agency helps feed and shelter those it serves 365 days a year.

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Tenn. farmers ready to grow hemp, unused to rules

Tenn. farmers ready to grow hemp, unused to rules

November 19th, 2014 7:58 am by Associated Press

With a decades-long ban on hemp production in Tennessee finally lifted, some farmers say they want to grow the crop but aren't used to the government oversight that comes with it.

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Speakers say Common Core contains spiritual set-up

Speakers say Common Core contains spiritual set-up

November 19th, 2014 12:36 am by MAX HRENDA, NET News Service

On Tuesday evening at Fountain of Life Bible Church, more than 100 people were in attendance as community and religious leaders denounced the standards as harmful and seditious to the American way of life.

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Patriots Grubb a win over Cougars

Patriots Grubb a win over Cougars

November 19th, 2014 12:01 am by Dave Ongie

Sullivan East used a 12-0 run in the fourth quarter to come from behind to earn a 57-49 victory over much-improved Sullivan Central in Tuesday's St. Jude green-out game.

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Paranoia-fueled poison claim earns JC woman sentence of time served

Paranoia-fueled poison claim earns JC woman sentence of time served

November 18th, 2014 11:28 pm by Matthew Lane

Elizabeth Ann Carrier was indicted in July 2013 on one count of falsely communicating reports of consumer tampering. She pleaded guilty to the charge in July of this year and appeared in U.S. District Court in Greeneville Monday for sentencing.

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United Way of Greater Kingsport surpasses fundraising goal of $4 million

United Way of Greater Kingsport surpasses fundraising goal of $4 million

November 18th, 2014 10:50 pm by Matthew Lane

"This is fantastic and fabulous," said Danelle Glasscock, executive director of United Way. "This money will be put to such good use throughout our community."

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Photos: Roosevelt students collect food for neighborhood church

November 18th, 2014 10:00 pm by David Grace

Students help pack up more than 1,200 pounds of food collected by the school's students for the West View Baptist Church food pantry.

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Fast and furious: Lady Blue Devils race back into state finals

Fast and furious: Lady Blue Devils race back into state finals

November 18th, 2014 9:45 pm by Pat Kenney

With their dominating 25-14, 25-20, 25-9 victory over Luray on Tuesday night, the Lady Blue Devils advanced to Saturday's 1 p.m. 2A state championship match at the Siegel Center in Richmond.

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DOA: Franchise proposal would kill third ambulance provider in Hawkins

DOA: Franchise proposal would kill third ambulance provider in Hawkins

November 18th, 2014 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

One resolution grants an exclusive county franchise to Hawkins County EMS for territory west of Surgoinsville. The other resolution grants an exclusive county franchise to Church Hill EMS for everything east of Surgoinsville.

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Senate says no to Keystone pipeline — but GOP vows replay

Senate says no to Keystone pipeline — but GOP vows replay

November 18th, 2014 8:36 pm by Associated Press

All 45 Senate Republicans supported the legislation to build the Canada-to-Texas pipeline. Only 14 of 55 Democrats and allied independents joined them.

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