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Road warriors: Kingsport's street crews have gone nonstop for two weeks

February 28th, 2015 6:58 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - For the guys in Kingsport's Streets and Sanitation Department, the past two weeks have been hectic to say the least.

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Tiny Missouri town mourns after gunman kills seven , then himself

Tiny Missouri town mourns after gunman kills seven , then himself

February 28th, 2015 7:36 pm by MARGARET STAFFORD, Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Residents of a small southern Missouri town struggled to come to grips with the knowledge that one of their own had killed seven people.

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Blind dog rescued after being lost for two weeks in the cold

Blind dog rescued after being lost for two weeks in the cold

February 28th, 2015 7:23 pm by Associated Press

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A blind dog who wandered away from her Ester, Alaska, home during a cold snap has been reunited with her owner.

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Obama, Netanyahu on collision course six years in the making

Obama, Netanyahu on collision course six years in the making

February 28th, 2015 7:13 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - For six years, President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have been on a collision course over how to halt Iran's nuclear ambitions.

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Snow, cold have delayed sod for new Kingsport ballfields

Snow, cold have delayed sod for new Kingsport ballfields

February 28th, 2015 7:05 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - Brickyard Park has a new enemy. The weather. Denark Construction has been working at a steady clip since last April to build Kingsport's new ballfield complex, Brickyard Park.

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My One True Love is Forever in my Heart

My One True Love is Forever in my Heart

February 28th, 2015 4:30 pm by Robert J. Goad, Community Contributor

Be sure to love your loved ones hard and fierce every day that you live, because no one is given the promise of tomorrow.

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TWRA examining fishy outlook for Boone Lake drawdown

TWRA examining fishy outlook for Boone Lake drawdown

February 28th, 2015 1:41 pm by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

The TWRA is investigating the possible effects the extended repair on Boone Dam could have on local fish populations, with a particular focus on changes in water temperatures and the lake's surface acreage.

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Kingsport Animal Shelter - New adoptable animals.

February 28th, 2015 11:00 am by Staff Report

Photos of new adoptable animals at the Kingsport Animal Shelter. The shelter is located at 2141 Idle Hour Rd, Kingsport, Tenn. The phone number is (423) 247-1671.

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Stolen Sprint Cup car found in suburban Atlanta

Stolen Sprint Cup car found in suburban Atlanta

February 28th, 2015 10:30 am by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer

Team XTREME said the $250,000 Sprint Cup car was discovered early Saturday northwest of Atlanta in Gwinnett County, about 20 miles away from where it was taken.

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Egyptian court declares Hamas a 'terrorist organization'

Egyptian court declares Hamas a 'terrorist organization'

February 28th, 2015 10:28 am by BRIAN ROHAN and MAAMOUN YOUSSEF, Associated Press

The ruling by Judge Mohamed el-Sayed of the Court For Urgent Matters described Hamas as targeting both civilians and security forces inside Egypt's restive Sinai Peninsula and aiming to harm the country.

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Blue Devils outlast Bears in double overtime

Blue Devils outlast Bears in double overtime

February 28th, 2015 12:33 am by George Thwaites

With top-seeded Virginia High knocked out of the Conference 40 boys basketball tournament title game, a win-or-go-home scenario between Gate City and Union played out thrillingly at the Bearcats Den.

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