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Chestnut gets mustard yellow belt and fiancee

Chestnut gets mustard yellow belt and fiancee

July 4th, 2014 2:03 pm by JULIE WALKER, Associated Press

"Jaws" dropped to one knee and proposed to his longtime girlfriend before the annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest, then packed away 61 franks and buns to retain his coveted mustard yellow winner's belt.

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How strong is that drink? Calculator helps figure

How strong is that drink? Calculator helps figure

July 4th, 2014 2:00 pm by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer

The National Institutes of Health is trying to spread the word: Take a look at its online alcohol calculator to see how much you're really drinking with those summer cocktails.

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North Carolina coast weathers Hurricane Arthur

North Carolina coast weathers Hurricane Arthur

July 4th, 2014 1:50 pm by EMERY P. DALESIO, Associated Press

Proving far less damaging than feared, Hurricane Arthur left tens of thousands of people without power Friday in a swipe at North Carolina's Outer Banks, then brought lousy Fourth of July beach weather to the Northeast as it veered out to sea.

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Man dead in early morning stabbing at Kingsport apartment

Man dead in early morning stabbing at Kingsport apartment

July 4th, 2014 12:41 pm by J. H. Osborne

Police say they found Stephen P. Chastain dead from stab wounds inflicted by his older brother, David L. Chastain.

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Fun Fest seeks volunteers to serve as Trash Busters

Fun Fest seeks volunteers to serve as Trash Busters

July 4th, 2014 12:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

It's nearly Fun Fest time in the Model City. And among other things, that means a lot of extra trash. But Fun Fest participants have a strong tradition of keeping things clean

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Governor's School at UVa-Wise more than just theatrics

Governor's School at UVa-Wise more than just theatrics

July 4th, 2014 11:00 am by Staff Report

Campus can seem eerily quiet in July when the summer lull is in full swing, but not at the Gilliam Center for the Arts at the University of Virginia's College at Wise.

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SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 7.4.14

SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 7.4.14 - VIDEO

July 4th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Need a break from your day? Meet some puppies who need a good home at the Kingsport Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Thunder, Stormy, Smokey, Addison, Lola, and Honey

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Young, active war wounded pushing medical science

Young, active war wounded pushing medical science

July 4th, 2014 10:00 am by JULIE WATSON, Associated Press

With survival rates reaching historic highs during the two wars, the Naval Health Research Center is launching a major, six-year study on wounded warriors to track their quality of life and better understand the road to recovery.

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Mount Carmel finalizes end of 'retail sales only' zoning on Main Street

Mount Carmel finalizes end of 'retail sales only' zoning on Main Street

July 4th, 2014 8:00 am by Jeff Bobo

During a special called meeting last week the Mount Carmel Board of Mayor and Aldermen gave its final approval to an ordinance that does away with the 2009 B-2 "retail only" zoning on most of Main Street.

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