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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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Walmart shoplifter who succeeded twice nabbed on third try in same day

Walmart shoplifter who succeeded twice nabbed on third try in same day

September 1st, 2015 5:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man allegedly made it out of the Rogersville Walmart with stolen tools twice Sunday morning, but when he tried his luck again that night police were waiting for him in the parking lot.

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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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South upends Elizabethon 4-1 in District 1-AA girls soccer

South upends Elizabethon 4-1 in District 1-AA girls soccer

September 1st, 2015 9:28 pm by Pat Kenney

Rachel Philips scored three goals and the Lady Rebels' defense shut down the Lady Cyclones in Tuesday's victory in Kingsport.

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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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Warner, Kaine push for companies to open books on political spending

Warner, Kaine push for companies to open books on political spending

September 1st, 2015 7:30 pm by Stephen Igo

The senators say the move would increase transparency in the political process and cited the Supreme Court's 2010 Citizens United decision allowing unlimited corporate spending into elections.

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Judge dismisses wrongful arrest lawsuit

Judge dismisses wrongful arrest lawsuit

September 1st, 2015 6:30 pm by Matthew Lane

However, Sullivan County agreed to pay the man a $4,000 settlement in exchange for him not appealing the federal court decision and not filing a similar lawsuit at the state court level.

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Hawkins Democrat women meeting Sept. 3

Hawkins Democrat women meeting Sept. 3

September 1st, 2015 5:30 pm by Staff Report

Hawkins County Democratic women will hold their meeting this Thursday, Sept. 3 at the Pizza Plus in Church Hill.

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DeBusk stepping down as Tusculum AD, will remain football coach

DeBusk stepping down as Tusculum AD, will remain football coach

September 1st, 2015 5:25 pm by Staff Report

Frankie DeBusk has stepped down as athletic director at Tusculum College, citing personal reasons, but he will continue to serve as the Pioneers' football coach, the school announced Tuesday.

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Black to keynote Sullivan County GOP event

Black to keynote Sullivan County GOP event

September 1st, 2015 5:00 pm by Hank Hayes

"Congressman Black has represented Tennessee's values well in Nashville and Washington," said Jack Young, Sullivan County Republican Party chairman.

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