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Kingsport reaches out to Rock Springs

July 9th, 2007 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - "We're here to serve." This best describes the friendly tone taken by city officials during a public meeting Monday night with the residents of the Rock Springs community to discuss annexation. In fact, many city officials who spoke during t

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Johnson City man charged following break-in

July 8th, 2007 12:00 am by Staff reports

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Study: Property tax relief popular but not effective

July 8th, 2007 12:00 am by Hank Hayes

State and local property tax reduction programs are growing and popular with voters, but fail to aid those actually needing assistance, a recently released Tennessee Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations research paper said.

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Church Hill man facing drug charges

July 8th, 2007 12:00 am by Staff reports

CHURCH HILL - A tipster contacted Church Hill police Friday evening about alleged marijuana smoke emanating from an apartment, which resulted in one man being arrested on drug charges. MGN graphic.

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Rock Springs land owners file lawsuits to stop annexations

July 7th, 2007 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - Two more lawsuits have been filed against the city of Kingsport in an attempt to stop it from annexing vacant and residential property in the Rock Springs community.

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Ramsey, Mumpower say Clinton, Thompson matchup could help GOP in Tennessee races

July 7th, 2007 12:00 am by Hank Hayes

Both Tennessee Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey and House GOP Leader Jason Mumpower think that a Fred Thompson-Hillary Clinton presidential campaign matchup would help their 2008 political efforts to win Republican majorities in the state Senate and House.

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Funds to shore up Tennessee trauma care

July 7th, 2007 12:00 am by Teresa Hicks

After their message fell on seemingly deaf ears in 2006, Tennessee health officials lobbying in support of the Trauma Center Funding Act of 2007 were somewhat surprised to find that their wishes were not only heard this year, but were signed into law.

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Article cites NFS spill in report criticizing government secrecy

July 6th, 2007 12:00 am by NET News Service

A spokesman for Nuclear Fuel Services in Erwin said a story that appeared in the New York Times Friday criticizing secrecy by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and reporting information from a 2006 spill at NFS contained no new information and several ina

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New vice mayor not expected to impact workings of BMA

July 6th, 2007 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

Mayor Dennis Phillips said he does not think the selection of Alderman Ben Mallicote as Kingsport's vice mayor this week will have an impact on the Board of Mayor and Aldermen for the coming year.

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United Way taking new member applications

July 6th, 2007 12:00 am by Staff reports

The United Way of Greater Kingsport is accepting applications from nonprofit organizations in the area that would like to apply for member agency status.

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