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The yellow dot that says a lot: Program tells first responders about victims' medical issues

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The yellow dot that says a lot: Program tells first responders about victims' medical issues

January 26th, 2015 8:28 am by Nick Shepherd

A sticker will be placed on the rear window on the driver's side of the participant's vehicle, and the final step will be to place the yellow dot folder containing all the medical information in the glove box.

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Tri-Cities native seeking  help in locating  injured airman he  helped save more than 40 years ago

Tri-Cities native seeking help in locating injured airman he helped save more than 40 years ago

January 25th, 2015 6:30 pm by Marci Gore

When Tom Swadley was an Air Force medic stationed in England, he met a young airman who had been severely injured in a motorcycle crash. The day of the accident, Swadley learned the injured man was from Kingsport.

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Reborn: IntelliHARTx's downtown campus consists of old buildings with a new purpose

Reborn: IntelliHARTx's downtown campus consists of old buildings with a new purpose

January 26th, 2015 10:20 am by Hank Hayes

IntelliHARTx's developing downtown Kingsport operations over a number of buildings are a "Patient Contact Center" meant to be anything but a stereotypical drab call center workspace, according to the company.

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Opinion: Our country needs more Kings, fewer Sharptons

Opinion: Our country needs more Kings, fewer Sharptons

January 26th, 2015 9:10 am by Editorial Board

Martin Luther King's message of peaceful change looms larger this year because of the violence witnessed last year. And yet, we dare say, King would stand appalled at the words and actions of some others — in and outside the black community.

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No. 5 Lady Vols rally for 59-51 victory over No. 22 Georgia

No. 5 Lady Vols rally for 59-51 victory over No. 22 Georgia

January 25th, 2015 6:13 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

KNOXVILLE — On a day when both teams had all kinds of trouble scoring from anywhere else, No. 5 Tennessee survived by feasting from the free-throw line.

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'No more room' - Scott County officials hope new animal shelter will increase adoptions

'No more room' - Scott County officials hope new animal shelter will increase adoptions

January 25th, 2015 6:00 pm by Marci Gore

Although losing the county's dog pound to a fire in early December has been a "nightmare," officials are optimistic that once a new shelter is up and operational, it will be a big improvement for the county.

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'Potentially historic' storm headed for Northeast

'Potentially historic' storm headed for Northeast

January 25th, 2015 5:53 pm by VERENA DOBNIK, Associated Press

NEW YORK — A "potentially historic" storm could dump 2 to 3 feet of snow from northern New Jersey to Connecticut starting Monday, crippling a region that has largely been spared so far this winter.

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Oak Ridge National Laboratory develops new cyber security technology

Oak Ridge National Laboratory develops new cyber security technology

January 25th, 2015 5:38 pm by Associated Press

OAK RIDGE — A new weapon against malware has been developed at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

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Coach K hits 1,000 with Duke's 77-68 win over St. John's

Coach K hits 1,000 with Duke's 77-68 win over St. John's

January 25th, 2015 5:10 pm by MIKE FITZPATRICK, AP Sports Writer

Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men's coach to reach the milestone, when No. 5 Duke surged past St. John's in the second half for a 77-68 victory at Madison Square Garden.

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'Sell, Sell, Sell': NETWORKS CEO ready to market Phipps Bend

'Sell, Sell, Sell': NETWORKS CEO ready to market Phipps Bend

January 25th, 2015 5:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

NETWORKS Clay Walker told the Hawkins County Industrial Development Board Thursday he's looking forward to having the Phipps Bend Industrial Park as "another arrow in our quiver."

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Lobbyists spent record $725K in Tennessee last year

Lobbyists spent record $725K in Tennessee last year

January 25th, 2015 3:30 pm by Associated Press

Records from the Tennessee Ethics Commission show organizations lobbying the state Legislature spent a record $725,000 on 96 "wining and dining" events for lawmakers last year.

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