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NASA flyby of Pluto promises to amaze

NASA flyby of Pluto promises to amaze

July 12th, 2015 5:11 pm by Associated Press

On Tuesday, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft will sweep past Pluto and present the previously unexplored world in all its icy glory. It promises to be the biggest planetary unveiling in a quarter-century.

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E&H renovations of former Smyth County hospital underway

E&H renovations of former Smyth County hospital underway

July 12th, 2015 12:30 pm by Contributed, E&H

Structure to house School of Health Sciences

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Public forum scheduled on plan to transfer 51 students out of Surgoinsville

Public forum scheduled on plan to transfer 51 students out of Surgoinsville - VIDEO

July 12th, 2015 9:00 am by Jeff Bobo

"We're fixing to pick him up from there and take him somewhere he doesn't know anybody. We're really uncomfortable with it." -- Surgoinsville Elementary mom Fanta Henderson

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HAAP site makes 'Select Tennessee' list

HAAP site makes 'Select Tennessee' list

July 10th, 2015 10:03 am by Hank Hayes

The 159-acre site is available for long-term lease and ideally suited for defense industries complementary to the Ammunition Plant's operations or those desiring close proximity to Eastman Chemical Co.'s Kingsport corporate headquarters and operations.

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Eastman: No injuries following minor fire

Eastman: No injuries following minor fire

July 9th, 2015 1:15 pm by Staff Report

According to Betty Payne, director of corporate communications for Eastman, at around 11 a.m. there was an equipment failure in their Coal Gas Operations.

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Alpha affiliates' mines to close

Alpha affiliates' mines to close

July 9th, 2015 9:52 am by Hank Hayes

The coal operators have also given notice to approximately 292 employees at six mines and a processing plant in Southwest Virginia and Eastern Kentucky of the expected idling of those facilities in anticipation of their potential sale.

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NETWORKS to spread Red Carpet at BMS

NETWORKS to spread Red Carpet at BMS

July 9th, 2015 6:58 am by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE - Sullivan County's economic development effort this year again will use the Northeast Tennessee Red Carpet Tour during races at Bristol Motor Speedway to promote the county.

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Kingsport Chamber prepares 2015 membership drive

Kingsport Chamber prepares 2015 membership drive

July 8th, 2015 8:30 pm by Hank Hayes

For two and a half days, more than 100 volunteers will work against the clock and against each other to sign up new Chamber members and create a greater community awareness of the important role of the Kingsport Chamber.

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Update: NYSE resumes trading

Update: NYSE resumes trading

July 8th, 2015 1:36 pm by MATTHEW CRAFT, AP Business Writer

Officials and the exchange have said that there is no indication that the problem is the result of a cyber-attack.

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Chalupas on demand: Taco Bell starting delivery service

Chalupas on demand: Taco Bell starting delivery service

July 8th, 2015 9:53 am by Associated Press

Delivery will be available initially in more than 90 cities and more than 200 restaurants around Los Angeles, San Francisco and Dallas.

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