Kingsport Times News Sunday, April 19, 2015
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Little Miss Lifestyle: Is There a Cure for Senioritis?

Little Miss Lifestyle: Is There a Cure for Senioritis?

April 14th, 2015 11:00 am by Kara White, Community Columnist

Most people believe "senioritis" is a made-up term, coined to describe high school students who act lazy as graduation approaches. However, senioritis is much more. It is real.

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Community Sunday Stories
Friends for the Fight: Groups unite to host benefit dinner for local cancer patients

Friends for the Fight: Groups unite to host benefit dinner for local cancer patients

April 14th, 2015 10:00 am by Chelsey Bishop

Preaching Christ Church is partnering with Wellmont's Cancer Institute to raise money for their Wellmont Patient's Assistance Fund by hosting a benefit dinner at 5 p.m., May 9, at MeadowView Convention Center.

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Opinion
The real reason Obama is unpopular

The real reason Obama is unpopular

April 14th, 2015 9:26 am by Letters to the Editor

He is a black man "who wasn't born in the U.S.!" Oh well, when he comes to my home to forcibly take my guns, I sincerely hope he will take the time to sit and chat for a bit.

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Photos Local News Education INK
Photos: Tennessee/Virginia Scholars get college advice, day to relax

Photos: Tennessee/Virginia Scholars get college advice, day to relax

April 14th, 2015 8:55 am by Rick Wagner

The annual Senior Picnic for the scholars was held at the Eastman Recreation Area at the foot of Bays Mountain. College advice they received included don't buy a bicycle with your college student loan money, get to know the faculty and join clubs.

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News Regional & National
Tenn. House OKs bill creating lifetime handgun carry permits

Tenn. House OKs bill creating lifetime handgun carry permits

April 14th, 2015 8:16 am by Associated Press

The chamber voted 90-3 on Monday to approve the measure sponsored by Republican Rep. John Holsclaw Jr. of Elizabethton. Under the bill, people with lifetime permits would still have to undergo background checks every five years.

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Sports Live Photos Videos Local News NASCAR/Racing
Kingsport Speedway video: Harrell, Helton each make late race winning passes

Kingsport Speedway video: Harrell, Helton each make late race winning passes - VIDEO

April 14th, 2015 7:05 am by Jeff Bobo

John Harrell and Keith Helton each started at the rear in their respective support division races Friday at Kingsport Speedway on their way to narrow late-race passes for the win.

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Community Local News
Hazardous materials collection event scheduled for Saturday

Hazardous materials collection event scheduled for Saturday

April 13th, 2015 10:31 pm by J. H. Osborne

If you are a Tennessee resident and your garage or cabinets contain cleaning products, pesticides, or certain other hazardous items you no longer need, you have an opportunity this weekend to safely get rid of them.

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Crime Sports
Former NFL running back suspected of killing prison cellmate

Former NFL running back suspected of killing prison cellmate

April 13th, 2015 10:16 pm by Associated Press

FRESNO, Calif. - Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips is suspected of killing his cellmate in a Central California prison, officials said Monday.

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Sports Sports Live Photos

Photo Gallery: Dobyns-Bennett vs Science Hill baseball

April 13th, 2015 9:46 pm by Staff Report

Photo highlights from J. Fred Johnson Stadium and D-B vs Science Hill baseball. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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News Crime Local News
Valuable sports memorabilia stolen from burned residence

Valuable sports memorabilia stolen from burned residence

April 13th, 2015 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

On Friday a Hawkins County man returned to his home that burned a month ago and discovered that sometime after the fire occurred several items had been stolen, including the best parts of a sports memorabilia collection valued at $75,000.

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