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Photos: Splash Dance brings wet conclusion to Kids Central

Photos: Splash Dance brings wet conclusion to Kids Central

July 16th, 2015 7:47 am by Holly Nelms

The Splash Dance brought another year of Fun Fest's Kids Central to a close. Hundreds of kids had shown up by the start of the event, eager to get drenched by thousands of gallons of water from the Kingsport Fire Department.

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Belgeri memo clarifies 'misinformation' on drainage ditch issue

Belgeri memo clarifies 'misinformation' on drainage ditch issue

July 15th, 2015 11:16 pm by Staff Report

The Sullivan County Commission could vote next week on a resolution "authorizing" Belgeri to do the work although Belgeri and County Attorney Dan Street have said it would not be legal even with that action by the county commission.

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Shoppers disappointed in much-hyped 'Prime Day' sale

Shoppers disappointed in much-hyped 'Prime Day' sale

July 15th, 2015 10:38 pm by Associated Press

Amazon's sale gained so much attention that other retailers, including Wal-Mart, Target, Macy's and Best Buy, had sales of their own.

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Judge sets September trial for man charged in Johnson City pipe bomb case

Judge sets September trial for man charged in Johnson City pipe bomb case

July 15th, 2015 9:53 pm by BECKY CAMPBELL, NET News Service

Kingsport businessman Christopher Alexander appeared with his attorney in federal court for arraignment on arson and three counts of possession of a pipe bomb Wednesday afternoon.

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'Blowing my mind': Peaks on Pluto, canyons on Charon

'Blowing my mind': Peaks on Pluto, canyons on Charon

July 15th, 2015 8:48 pm by Associated Press

Especially astonishing to scientists was the total absence of impact craters in a zoom-in shot of one otherwise rugged slice of Pluto. That suggests that Pluto is not the dead ice ball many people think, but is instead geologically active.

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'She's our little Angel': Happy reunion at HCHS for puppy that was rescued from garbage bag

'She's our little Angel': Happy reunion at HCHS for puppy that was rescued from garbage bag

July 15th, 2015 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Humane Society staff received a surprise visit Tuesday from "Angel" - the pit bull puppy who made headlines in March after being found on the side of the road in a plastics bag.

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Tenn. attorney general trying to stop executioner testimony

Tenn. attorney general trying to stop executioner testimony

July 15th, 2015 7:00 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

Tennessee's attorney general wants an emergency order to prevent the state's executioner from testifying in a trial over the constitutionality of lethal injection.

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Community
Take a hike with a stylish stick

Take a hike with a stylish stick

July 15th, 2015 6:30 pm by Community contributer

Participants will learn some basics about making and decorating their own hiking stick, and each person will create their own hiking stick to take home. The fee is $15. All supplies and materials are included.

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Double play: Rogersville sending two Little League baseball teams to state tourney

Double play: Rogersville sending two Little League baseball teams to state tourney

July 15th, 2015 5:40 pm by Jeff Bobo

Last week two teams of Rogersville All Stars - the 11-year-olds and the 12-year-olds - won their respective district tournament championships, earning their spots on the state bracket.

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5K walk/run scheduled to raise funds for Church Hill Medical Mission

5K walk/run scheduled to raise funds for Church Hill Medical Mission

July 15th, 2015 5:30 pm by Staff Report

Proceeds from the Aug. 8 event will go to help the clinic help patients who really need and appreciate what is given them.

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