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Astronomy club offers Starfest at Bays Mountain

September 21st, 2014 2:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Bays Mountain Park's astronomy club is holding its annual StarFest convention next month, featuring keynote speakers, planetarium programs, a solar viewing and the chance to spend the night in the park.

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Kingsport to demolish Chuck's Drive-In

Kingsport to demolish Chuck's Drive-In

September 20th, 2014 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Chuck's Drive-In opened in the mid-1950s and is named for the son of the original owners - the late Charles and Blanche Myers..

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Local woman shares experience with battling cancer

Local woman shares experience with battling cancer

September 20th, 2014 2:00 pm by Marci Gore

Sharon Barger will participate in this year's 2014 Susan G. Komen Tri-Cities Race for the Cure, coming up on Sunday, Oct. 5 at Memorial Park on Fort Henry Drive.

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'DWTS' contestant Waltrip balances racing with dancing

'DWTS' contestant Waltrip balances racing with dancing

September 21st, 2014 3:49 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

For NASCAR's Michael Waltrip, "Dancing With The Stars" has been a whirlwind experience and he hopes to still be kicking it on the show by the time he races again next month at Talladega.

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Plenty of nuts, berries in Smokies boost for bears

Plenty of nuts, berries in Smokies boost for bears

September 21st, 2014 2:56 pm by Associated Press

Wildlife experts expect fewer nuisance bears in East Tennessee this fall because a good crop of nuts and berries in the Smokies should prevent them from ranging in search of food.

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Upscale apartments reach 'critical' stage, Qur'an in schools, a mother's grief and other top stories

Upscale apartments reach 'critical' stage, Qur'an in schools, a mother's grief and other top stories

September 21st, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed this week on Timesnews.net.

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Former Titans PK Bironas killed in car crash

Former Titans PK Bironas killed in car crash

September 21st, 2014 6:13 am by Jim Wyatt, The Tennessean

Former Titans kicker Rob Bironas was killed in an overnight car crash in Nashville. He was 36.

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Police warn travelers in Northeast Tennessee about card scam

Police warn travelers in Northeast Tennessee about card scam

September 20th, 2014 6:38 pm by Associated Press

WHITE PINE, Tenn. — Police in Northeast Tennessee are warning travelers about a card game scam.

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Mustangs front and center at Allandale Car Show

Mustangs front and center at Allandale Car Show

September 20th, 2014 6:09 pm by J. H. Osborne

A large number of Ford Mustangs — including a 1964 1/2 model formerly exhibited by the Smithsonian Institution — are expected to be among highlights of the 36th annual Allandale Car Show on Sunday.

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High Knob Rally set for next weekend

High Knob Rally set for next weekend

September 20th, 2014 6:00 pm by Staff Report

The event celebrates the natural world with a day full of fun and educational hikes, presentations and activities highlighting the unique ecology of the High Knob region.

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Butker FG with no time left lifts Yellow Jackets over Hokies

Butker FG with no time left lifts Yellow Jackets over Hokies

September 20th, 2014 4:07 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

Georgia Tech rallied from an early deficit with help from three Michael Brewer interceptions, and the Yellow Jackets remained unbeaten with a 27-24 victory against Virginia Tech on Saturday.

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