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Warriors Path VFD founder laid to rest

Warriors Path VFD founder laid to rest

September 11th, 2014 12:37 pm by David Grace

A line of fire trucks from local fire departments led a fireman's funeral procession to Oak Hill Memorial Park in Kingsport on Thursday, where a graveside service was held.

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Eastman acquires Pennsylvania-based chemical company

Eastman acquires Pennsylvania-based chemical company

September 11th, 2014 10:48 am by Hank Hayes

Eastman noted the strategic reasons for the transaction, including strengthening their presence in attractive niche markets such as food, feed and agriculture.

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Kingsport off-roader rolls Jeep into water

Kingsport off-roader rolls Jeep into water

September 11th, 2014 9:40 am by Rain Smith

A motorist who reportedly admitted to leaving a Kingsport roadway on Wednesday night — so that he could drive his Jeep on a grass embankment along the sluice of the Holston River — had his vehicle towed from the waters approximately 12 hours later.

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Kingsport native's work at 9/11 museum served 'as a reminder to love people'

Kingsport native's work at 9/11 museum served 'as a reminder to love people'

September 11th, 2014 7:33 am by Nick Shepherd

While she was at the memorial, Kingsport native Melissa Sneed Wilson met people from around the world who mourned with the United States on that fateful day 13 years ago, and had the opportunity to listen to their stories.

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Several downtown Kingsport streets to be closed for weekend events

Several downtown Kingsport streets to be closed for weekend events

September 11th, 2014 7:20 am by Matthew Lane

Downtown Kingsport is going to be rather busy this weekend, with a 5K run, the annual Oktoberfest event and the American Diabetes Walk all scheduled to take place.

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Four facing federal wire fraud, conspiracy charges

Four facing federal wire fraud, conspiracy charges

September 10th, 2014 10:55 pm by Matthew Lane

The offenses allegedly took place in Johnson City, with a North Carolina couple and two others receiving millions of dollars in federal contracts for which they were not eligible.

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Three groups pitch in to spruce up Pioneer Center in Duffield

Three groups pitch in to spruce up Pioneer Center in Duffield

September 10th, 2014 10:47 pm by Marci Gore

Family Preservation Services Inc. (FPS), Home Depot in Kingsport and the staff, parents and students from Scott County Head Start will join forces this week for community service projects in Duffield.

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Center Street Wealth Management Group opening downtown Kingsport office

Center Street Wealth Management Group opening downtown Kingsport office

September 10th, 2014 10:21 pm by Hank Hayes

The team consists of Jeff Bedford, Tim Colvin, Greg Taylor and Natalie Wells, all senior financial advisers, as well as Andrew Medukas, a senior registered client service associate.

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Four injured, one charged in Hawkins County crash

Four injured, one charged in Hawkins County crash

September 10th, 2014 7:30 pm by Rain Smith

A Tuesday afternoon traffic collision on Highway 11-W in Church Hill sent four people to the hospital, with two remaining hospitalized on Wednesday evening.

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Update: Wellmont CEO resigns

Update: Wellmont CEO resigns

September 10th, 2014 4:56 pm by Matthew Lane

Roger Leonard, chairman of Wellmont Health System's board of directors, issued a statement on Wednesday afternoon: "It is not unusual during these times of transition that there be a change in leadership."

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