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Wellmont launches program to promote healthy eating in its hospitals

Wellmont launches program to promote healthy eating in its hospitals

July 29th, 2015 8:30 am by By Community Contributor

Inpatients at five Wellmont hospitals who receive meals in their rooms now receive a liner on their tray that provides beneficial information about which healthy foods and portion sizes to incorporate in one's diet.

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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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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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Police say biker hit 130 mph during Hawkins chase

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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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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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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KPD: DUI motorcyclist flees crash, wrecks again

KPD: DUI motorcyclist flees crash, wrecks again

July 28th, 2015 3:08 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man faces a litany of charges after allegedly crashing a Harley Davidson into a pickup truck, eluding police, then wrecking a second time after illegally passing motorists on the double yellow line.

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Kingsport's Ailshie could receive raise, contract extension

Kingsport's Ailshie could receive raise, contract extension

July 28th, 2015 2:18 pm by Rick Wagner

City Superintendent of Schools Lyle Ailshie may be up for a raise and contract extension at the Aug. 6 Board of Education meeting. His current compensation package is approximately $184,000 a year, and his current contract runs to 2018.

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UPDATE: Kingsport man killed in Russell County crash

UPDATE: Kingsport man killed in Russell County crash

July 28th, 2015 12:01 pm by Stephen Igo

He reportedly died at the scene, with fatigue appearing to have been a factor in the incident.

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Three sought in connection with phony $100 bill, dated 1934

Three sought in connection with phony $100 bill, dated 1934

July 28th, 2015 10:55 am by Jeff Bobo

Area businesses may want to keep an eye out for three young males, possibly juveniles, who were reported Sunday evening allegedly attempting to pass a bogus $100 bill dated from 1934.

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