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A father's last dance, $114 million natural gas pipeline project, new license tag decals and more stories you may have missed

A father's last dance, $114 million natural gas pipeline project, new license tag decals and more stories you may have missed

July 27th, 2014 10:15 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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States' use of execution drugs varies widely

States' use of execution drugs varies widely

July 27th, 2014 8:00 am by Associated Press

The prolonged execution of an Arizona death row inmate with a new, two-drug combo has highlighted the patchwork quilt approach that states now take with lethal drugs, with types, combinations and dosages varying widely.

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Ned Jilton

HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Skirmish at Brooks Farm Day One.

July 27th, 2014 2:16 am by Ned Jilton

Motorist driving along Blue Springs Road in Carter County may have thought they had arrived at a driver check-point being conducted by Yankee Cavalry.

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Youngsters discover thrill of drag racing through family

Youngsters discover thrill of drag racing through family

July 27th, 2014 1:02 am by Dave Ongie

They say it's lonely at the top, and that certainly seemed to be the case Saturday afternoon at Bristol Dragway as eliminations continued on the final day of the NHRA Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League Eastern Conference Finals.

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STREAM getting larger pilot program

STREAM getting larger pilot program

July 26th, 2014 6:00 pm by Rick Wagner

STREAM, which is science, technology, reading, engineering, arts and math, had a pilot program at four city elementary schools this past school year for fifth graders

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Titans rookie Mettenberger hears 'Roll Tide,' gets sucker-punched

Titans rookie Mettenberger hears 'Roll Tide,' gets sucker-punched

July 26th, 2014 4:20 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee Titans rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger knows only too well the intensity of the Alabama-LSU rivalry. Mettenberger was sucker-punched last weekend by an Alabama fan while at a bar.

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Gibson Mill Bridge to be named for last Kingsport casualty of Vietnam War

Gibson Mill Bridge to be named for last Kingsport casualty of Vietnam War

July 26th, 2014 4:00 pm by Matthew Lane

U.S. Army Spc. 4 David Lee Hann was the last Kingsport resident to be killed in the line of duty during the Vietnam War. Now, 43 years later, his life and service will be remembered and memorialized.

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Faith in Action: theRock on a mission to serve the community

Faith in Action: theRock on a mission to serve the community

July 26th, 2014 4:00 pm by Katina Rose

theROCK in Downtown Kingsport is on a mission to break down barriers, heal past wounds, and spread an authentic message of hope to the greater Kingsport community, along with remote countries around the world.

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U.S. evacuates embassy in Libya amid clashes

U.S. evacuates embassy in Libya amid clashes

July 26th, 2014 2:16 pm by MATTHEW LEE and LARA JAKES, Associated Press

The United States shuttered its embassy in Libya on Saturday and evacuated its diplomats to neighboring Tunisia under U.S. military escort as fighting intensified between rival militias.

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Historic Civil War battle sites have a mobile app

Historic Civil War battle sites have a mobile app

July 26th, 2014 2:00 pm by Associated Press

This week marks the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Atlanta, one of the key conflicts of the Civil War, and researchers at Emory University's Center for Digital Scholarship have released a mobile app for the tour.

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