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Speakers say Common Core contains spiritual set-up

Speakers say Common Core contains spiritual set-up

November 19th, 2014 12:36 am by MAX HRENDA, NET News Service

On Tuesday evening at Fountain of Life Bible Church, more than 100 people were in attendance as community and religious leaders denounced the standards as harmful and seditious to the American way of life.

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Paranoia-fueled poison claim earns JC woman sentence of time served

Paranoia-fueled poison claim earns JC woman sentence of time served

November 18th, 2014 11:28 pm by Matthew Lane

Elizabeth Ann Carrier was indicted in July 2013 on one count of falsely communicating reports of consumer tampering. She pleaded guilty to the charge in July of this year and appeared in U.S. District Court in Greeneville Monday for sentencing.

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United Way of Greater Kingsport surpasses fundraising goal of $4 million

United Way of Greater Kingsport surpasses fundraising goal of $4 million

November 18th, 2014 10:50 pm by Matthew Lane

"This is fantastic and fabulous," said Danelle Glasscock, executive director of United Way. "This money will be put to such good use throughout our community."

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Mount Carmel Senior Center turns to beans and bids

Mount Carmel Senior Center turns to beans and bids

November 18th, 2014 10:21 pm by Jeff Bobo

Beans and cornbread probably won't solve the Mount Carmel Senior Center's money problems, but a bean supper and silent auction scheduled for Friday night should take a bite out of an existing $7,000 budget deficit.

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Photos: Roosevelt students collect food for neighborhood church

November 18th, 2014 10:00 pm by David Grace

Students help pack up more than 1,200 pounds of food collected by the school's students for the West View Baptist Church food pantry.

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DOA: Franchise proposal would kill third ambulance provider in Hawkins

DOA: Franchise proposal would kill third ambulance provider in Hawkins

November 18th, 2014 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

One resolution grants an exclusive county franchise to Hawkins County EMS for territory west of Surgoinsville. The other resolution grants an exclusive county franchise to Church Hill EMS for everything east of Surgoinsville.

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Taxing times: Deadline for Scott residents to pay up is Thursday

Taxing times: Deadline for Scott residents to pay up is Thursday

November 18th, 2014 8:00 pm by Marci Gore

Payments can be made by cash, check, credit or debit cards. However, a convenience fee is charged for any payment made with a credit or debit card.

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Season's Beatings:  Man allegedly becomes violent when asked to share his eggnog

Season's Beatings: Man allegedly becomes violent when asked to share his eggnog

November 18th, 2014 5:27 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police say there was no indication that anyone in the Mount Carmel household was under the influence at the time of the alleged assaults, nor was the incident preceded by any other arguments or altercations.

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Times-News offers free newspaper access to military personnel

Times-News offers free newspaper access to military personnel

November 18th, 2014 3:35 pm by Staff Report

"News From Home" gives Tri-Cities soldiers access to the full electronic edition of the Kingsport Times-News at absolutely no cost to them.

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Police: Jonesborough man tries to bomb home

Police: Jonesborough man tries to bomb home

November 18th, 2014 3:06 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A long-standing feud between two families boiled after a man threw a homemade explosive device into an occupied residence, according to court records. Attempts to toss the device into the trailer backfired, because the fuse went out both times.

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