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Cardinals crash K-Mets' opening night celebration, 9-3

Cardinals crash K-Mets' opening night celebration, 9-3 - VIDEO

June 20th, 2013 11:51 pm by George Thwaites

A healthy opening-night crowd and festive atmosphere marked the opening of the Appalachian League season at Hunter Wright Stadium Thursday night.

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Kingsport may assume control of Colonial Heights Middle

Kingsport may assume control of Colonial Heights Middle

June 20th, 2013 11:14 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — City school leaders are talking about assuming operation of Sullivan County’s Colonial Heights Middle School, as early as August if county school leaders would agree.

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Perry touts Texas, Tennessee leadership at Sullivan Reagan Day dinner

Perry touts Texas, Tennessee leadership at Sullivan Reagan Day dinner

June 20th, 2013 11:05 pm by Hank Hayes

BRISTOL, Tenn. — States like Texas and Tennessee are winning the job creation battle because their elected leaders promote conservative principles, Texas Gov. Rick Perry told a Sullivan County Republican Party Reagan Day dinner Thursday night.

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Vince Staten: Cookie, a wonderful mama cat, is still in need of a ‘furever’ home premium content

June 20th, 2013 10:20 pm by VINCE STATEN

When last we checked on Cookie and Pandora, residents of the Kingsport Animal Shelter, they were celebrating Mother’s Day with their eight shared babies. Both were looking for new homes, as were their kitties.

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Three admit guilt in crop insurance scheme

Three admit guilt in crop insurance scheme

June 20th, 2013 9:34 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE — Two Washington County men and a Unicoi woman have agreed to plead guilty to federal charges stemming from a scheme to submit more than $178,500 in false crop insurance claims to the U.S. government.

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Could Paula Deen’s words bring down her empire?

Could Paula Deen’s words bring down her empire?

June 20th, 2013 7:15 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Paula Deen should hope for more fans like Jennifer Everett of Tyler, Texas, who carried a shopping bag filled with $53 worth of merchandise from the celebrity chef’s Georgia store on Thursday.

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Christian group apologizes for attempts to turn gays straight

Christian group apologizes for attempts to turn gays straight

June 20th, 2013 6:24 pm by Associated Press

The leader of Exodus International, a Christian ministry that worked to help people repress same-sex attraction, has apologized to the gay community for inflicting “years of undue suffering.”

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Police seek info on missing Scott County teen

Police seek info on missing Scott County teen

June 20th, 2013 5:28 pm by Rain Smith

Cody Lyn Collins, 19, was last seen in Weber City, Va. The Scott County Sheriff's Office says he's approximately 6 feet 2 inches and 175 lbs, with brown hair and blue eyes.

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Hawkins man allegedly fires gun toward family members, including child

Hawkins man allegedly fires gun toward family members, including child

June 20th, 2013 4:57 pm by Rain Smith

A Church Hill man has been arrested for allegedly firing a gun at the occupied porch of his mother-in-law — also his next door neighbor — during an altercation with her boyfriend.

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2 charged in 'vicious' pit bull attack that injured mother, daughter in Bristol, Va., park

2 charged in 'vicious' pit bull attack that injured mother, daughter in Bristol, Va., park

June 20th, 2013 4:35 pm by NET News Service

Police announced Thursday the arrests of two people in what had been described as a "vicious" dog attack that injured a woman and her daughter last week in a Bristol park.

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