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In training: Local teen on verge of qualifying for Westminster Dog Show

In training: Local teen on verge of qualifying for Westminster Dog Show

June 7th, 2013 9:26 am by Nick Shepherd

If you’ve ever house trained a dog, you know how hard it is. Now imagine training a dog to show off in front of hundreds of people. A Kingsport teenager does just that, and is very good at it. So good in fact she’s one win away from competing in the Wes

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IRS official apologizes for lavish $4M conference

IRS official apologizes for lavish $4M conference

June 7th, 2013 8:26 am by ALAN FRAM and STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Internal Revenue Service official whose division staged a lavish $4.1 million training conference and who starred as Mr. Spock in a "Star Trek" parody shown at the 2010 gathering conceded to Congress on Thursday that taxpayer dollars

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Former Gate City baseball coach indicted for firing weapon inside home

Former Gate City baseball coach indicted for firing weapon inside home

June 7th, 2013 8:16 am by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A former Gate City High School baseball coach who allegedly fired a shotgun insided the bedroom of an occupied home was indicted Thursday by a Scott County grand jury.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

June 7th, 2013 7:55 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Tropical Storm Andrea pounds parts of Florida

Tropical Storm Andrea pounds parts of Florida

June 7th, 2013 12:41 am by Associated Press

MIAMI — The first named storm of the Atlantic season hammered Florida with rain, heavy winds, and tornadoes Thursday as it moved toward the coast of Georgia and the Carolinas, promising sloppy commutes and waterlogged vacation getaways.

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Spurs rally to stun Heat in Game 1 of NBA Finals

Spurs rally to stun Heat in Game 1 of NBA Finals

June 7th, 2013 12:36 am by Associated Press

The San Antonio Spurs returned to the NBA Finals just the way they left — with a victory over LeBron James.

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Centennial fair eyeing fabulous finish in Wise

Centennial fair eyeing fabulous finish in Wise

June 7th, 2013 12:09 am by STEPHEN IGO

WISE — Even 100 years along, a special day for the kids-at-heart crowd never gets old at the VA-KY District Fair & Horse Show.

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Scenes from VA-KY District Fair Thursday

June 6th, 2013 11:56 pm by STEPHEN IGO

Thursday was Senior Citizens Day at the VA-KY District Fair & Horse Show in Wise.

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Tense moments mark Sullivan budget talks

Tense moments mark Sullivan budget talks

June 6th, 2013 11:41 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — With about three weeks to go until Sullivan County’s next 12-month budget cycle begins, and with no budget proposal yet developed, the county’s Budget Committee voted Thursday to next meet more than a month from now.

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Vince Staten: Amazing Chicago road sign has equally amazing story behind it premium content

June 6th, 2013 11:40 pm by VINCE STATEN

I’ve seen some odd, strange and unusual road signs in my life. But the Most Amazing Road Sign I’ve ever seen was in Chicago last week.

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