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Sullivan committee endorses TIF for two apartment complexes

September 1st, 2015 11:20 pm by J. H. Osborne

For the incentives to become a reality, the plan will have to gain the majority approval of the full commission - as well as the Kingsport Board of Mayor and Aldermen.

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Community Education
Carson-Newman University No. 9 in the nation, says Washington Monthly

Carson-Newman University No. 9 in the nation, says Washington Monthly

September 2nd, 2015 12:30 pm by Community contributor

Carson-Newman is only Tenn. school in "Baccalaureate" category to break into Top 10. It is the fourth year in a row the University has been recognized in the publication's Top 10. It is also the second year in a row the publication ranked Carson-Newman No

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Opinion
Trump is showing how hungry Americans are for plain, honest speech

Trump is showing how hungry Americans are for plain, honest speech

September 2nd, 2015 11:30 am by Editorial Board

What Sanders and Trump have in common is an anti-establishment approach, and more than anything else, voters want something other than the practiced politicians who otherwise occupy the field. They trust neither party and with good reason.

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Game day grub

Game day grub

September 2nd, 2015 10:30 am by Staff Report

Times-News readers share their favorite football party and tailgating recipes.

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Ginseng season is underway, here's what you need to know

Ginseng season is underway, here's what you need to know

September 2nd, 2015 9:23 am by Nick Shepherd

Ginseng typically grows anywhere, although harvesters of the root will say otherwise, and can be found all throughout the Appalachian Mountains. Ginseng roots that can be legally harvested have to be at least five years old.

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Use #GoVoteTN to encourage voter registration

Use #GoVoteTN to encourage voter registration

September 2nd, 2015 8:30 am by By State Contributor

During National Voter Registration Month, people should have someone take a picture of them holding an "I'm registered to vote. Are you?" sign. Then post it ON Twitter, Facebook and Instagram using the hashtag #GoVoteTN.

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'Like pulling teeth': Rogersville's free dental clinic limited to 24 patients this year

'Like pulling teeth': Rogersville's free dental clinic limited to 24 patients this year

September 2nd, 2015 8:00 am by Jeff Bobo

"We've got people coming who get two, three, four, five teeth pulled at a time. It hurts me just to think about it. One guy was coming to get eight pulled, but now it's down to seven because one just fell out." -- Sheldon Livesay

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4 indicted in drive-by shooting of 7-year-old Memphis girl

4 indicted in drive-by shooting of 7-year-old Memphis girl

September 2nd, 2015 7:54 am by Associated Press

All four men are being held without bond. Online court records don't show if they have lawyers who could comment on their cases, which are being handled by prosecutors who deal with gang-related crimes.

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Prep Results: Tuesday, Sept. 1

Prep Results: Tuesday, Sept. 1

September 2nd, 2015 1:16 am by George Thwaites

Tuesday's high school volleyball and girls soccer results from Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

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West Division champ K-Mets wrap up regular season play with a 'W'

West Division champ K-Mets wrap up regular season play with a 'W'

September 2nd, 2015 12:41 am by George Thwaites

All-Star outfielder Kevin Kaczmarski went 2-for-3 with two doubles and three RBIs and the K-Mets beat the Danville Braves 6-2 at Hunter Wright Stadium on Tuesday night.

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Weber City's Holston View Preschool and Daycare hosting series of Hometown Events

Weber City's Holston View Preschool and Daycare hosting series of Hometown Events

September 1st, 2015 8:30 pm by Marci Gore

Savanna Huffman is Holston View's Preschool and Daycare program coordinator. The preschool staff and the church congregation are offering a series of events to give back to a community that Huffman says "has been so good to us."

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