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Police say biker hit 130 mph during Hawkins chase

July 28th, 2015 11:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

Shortly after 11 p.m. Saturday, Hawkins County Sheriff's Office Deputy Eric Pease was traveling east on Highway 11-W when he reportedly observed a motorcycle traveling at a high rate of speed.

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Kingsport man indicted in robbery, carjacking

Kingsport man indicted in robbery, carjacking

July 29th, 2015 7:47 am by Matthew Lane

A 22-year-old Kingsport man is facing federal charges for the alleged armed robbery of a local pharmacy and the carjacking of a woman at a nearby gas station to make his getaway.

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Elvis Extravaganza coming to Renaissance Center this Saturday

Elvis Extravaganza coming to Renaissance Center this Saturday

July 29th, 2015 9:30 am by Community Contributor

The Elvis Presley tribute artists will cover the eras of the 50's, the '68 comeback and the 70's.

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Three-member inaugural class inducted into KCS Hall of Fame

Three-member inaugural class inducted into KCS Hall of Fame

July 29th, 2015 8:31 am by Staff Report

Kingsport City Schools on Tuesday recognized and inducted the three members of the inaugural class of the Kingsport City Schools Hall of Fame.

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Video: Kingsport leaders take pies to the face

Video: Kingsport leaders take pies to the face

July 29th, 2015 5:00 am by Matthew Lane

Small Miracles Therapeutic Equestrian Center hosted its first ever "Pie in the Sky" fundraiser on Tuesday, with city officials kicking off the event at the Toy F. Reid employee center.

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Chiefs' Berry cleared to return after lymphoma treatments

Chiefs' Berry cleared to return after lymphoma treatments

July 29th, 2015 2:17 am by By DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer

Chiefs safety Eric Berry is returning to the practice field, less than eight months after a stunning cancer diagnosis threatened to derail the former University of Tennessee star's Pro Bowl career.

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Yankees explode for nine runs in eighth to upend K-Mets

Yankees explode for nine runs in eighth to upend K-Mets

July 28th, 2015 11:42 pm by George Thwaites

A second inning surge including a grand slam by Dash Winningham staked Kingsport to a 7-0 lead, but the K-Mets hopes were dashed by a Pulaski rally that bruised the K-Mets bullpen.

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Costa to analysts: Expect Eastman cash to be used for dividend and share repurchases

Costa to analysts: Expect Eastman cash to be used for dividend and share repurchases

July 28th, 2015 9:00 pm by Hank Hayes

That's the forward-looking game plan Eastman Chemical Co. Chairman and CEO Mark Costa laid out for Wall Street analysts Tuesday.

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Happy Snaps Photo Booth at the 5th Annual Back to School Expo

July 28th, 2015 8:32 pm by Staff Report

The Happy Snaps booth was out having fun at the Back to School Expo at the Kingsport Town Center.

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Bargains galore - Ollie's outlet coming to Kingsport

Bargains galore - Ollie's outlet coming to Kingsport

July 28th, 2015 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Ollie's received a permit from Kingsport's building department for the renovation of the old Zak's Attic Discount Furniture Outlet location in the Green Acres Shopping Center on Eastman Road.

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Man arrested after demanding cash from bank for 'taking down terrorists'

Man arrested after demanding cash from bank for 'taking down terrorists'

July 28th, 2015 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

"We asked him if the CIA knew about him walking across the bridge naked the other day, and he said, 'I don't want to talk about that'. That's the only thing that seemed to bring him back down to earth." -- RPD Chief Doug Nelson

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