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Food City Race Night set for Friday, March 14

Food City Race Night set for Friday, March 14

March 5th, 2014 5:24 pm by Staff Report

Fans can expect a great line-up of driver interactive sessions, along with show cars, simulators, souvenir trailers, entertainment and a smorgasbord of free food samples. Festivities will get underway at 4 p.m. Admission is free of charge.

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Children Exceeding Expectations is like 'a spoonful of sugar' for pediatric oncology and hematology patients

Children Exceeding Expectations is like 'a spoonful of sugar' for pediatric oncology and hematology patients

March 5th, 2014 5:06 pm by Katherine Scoggins

The school's mission is to provide a safe and nurturing environment for pediatric oncology and hematology patients to grow socially, cognitively and physically through 'theraplay' and to raise awareness of childhood cancer and immune deficiency disorders.

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KFD believes arson involved in two fires on same property

KFD believes arson involved in two fires on same property

March 5th, 2014 4:59 pm by Staff reports

The Kingsport Fire Department is investigating two arson cases that took place at the same address.

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TCRA worker injured in accident

TCRA worker injured in accident

March 5th, 2014 4:17 pm by Hank Hayes

A Tri-Cities Regional Airport maintenance worker was injured in an apparent accident and sent to Johnson City Medical Center Wednesday afternoon, according to an airport spokeswoman.

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Scrapbook Gallery: What Love Looks Like (Week 5)

March 5th, 2014 3:46 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Sunday Stories celebrated Valentine's Day throughout the month of February by showcasing reader-submitted photos that illustrate 'What Love Looks Like.'

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Bristol, Va.-based Alpha Natural Resources fined $27.5 M in coal-tainted water deal

Bristol, Va.-based Alpha Natural Resources fined $27.5 M in coal-tainted water deal

March 5th, 2014 2:09 pm by DINA CAPPIELLO, Associated Press

One of the nation's largest coal producers will pay a $27.5 million fine and is set to spend $200 million to reduce illegal toxic discharges into waterways across five Appalachian states. The proposed settlement is the largest ever of its kind.

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Haslam stands by own anti-meth proposal in House

Haslam stands by own anti-meth proposal in House

March 5th, 2014 1:53 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

The House Criminal Justice Subcommittee parked Haslam's proposal until its last meeting, while advancing Chairman Tony Shipley's bill that carries lesser restrictions on the amount of medicines that could be bought without a prescription.

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This homeless man winning the lottery will bring tears to your eyes

This homeless man winning the lottery will bring tears to your eyes

March 5th, 2014 1:43 pm by Interesting stories we found around the web

A man had noticed a homeless man started hanging around a shopping center he lives near. He heard the homeless man was a good person, so he decided to something special for him. It will restore your faith in humanity.

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US taking steps to help NATO allies in Europe

US taking steps to help NATO allies in Europe

March 5th, 2014 1:27 pm by BRADLEY KLAPPER, Associated Press

The Obama administration took steps Wednesday to support the defenses of U.S. allies in Europe in response to Russia's takeover of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula.

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Facebook to delete posts for illegal gun sales

Facebook to delete posts for illegal gun sales

March 5th, 2014 1:20 pm by MICHAEL VIRTANEN, Associated Press

Under pressure from gun control advocates, Facebook agreed Wednesday to delete posts from users selling illegal guns or offering weapons for sale without background checks.

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