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What is future  of Sullivan County school facilities?

What is future of Sullivan County school facilities?

May 16th, 2015 10:37 am by Rick Wagner

As the departure of Sullivan County Director of Schools Jubal Yennie for Wyoming approaches, Sullivan County's school board vice chairman said the facilities study and plans to follow through with it will continue.

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Aldermen candidates make election pitch to Rotary

Aldermen candidates make election pitch to Rotary

May 15th, 2015 9:30 pm by Matthew Lane

As candidates are coming in on the home stretch towards next week's city election, all 10 of the alderman candidates made their respective sales pitches to the Kingsport Rotary Club.

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D-B makes Washington Post's Most Challenging High Schools list

D-B makes Washington Post's Most Challenging High Schools list

May 15th, 2015 7:00 pm by Rick Wagner

The list is based on the index score of the number of college-level tests given at a school in the previous calendar year divided by the number of graduates that year.

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KPD officer charged with DUI, reckless driving

KPD officer charged with DUI, reckless driving

May 15th, 2015 5:56 pm by Rain Smith

A patrolman with the Kingsport Police Department has been arrested for an alleged DUI crash involving his personal vehicle that occurred three months ago.

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Partnership discusses dangers of high ozone levels

Partnership discusses dangers of high ozone levels

May 15th, 2015 5:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

Since the partnership was founded, a number of things have contributed to the reduction of dangerous ozone layers and air pollution in the Tri-Cities.

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Photo Gallery: Sullivan County Sheriff's Office Fallen Officer Memorial

May 15th, 2015 3:19 pm by Ned Jilton

Photos from Friday morning service remembering Sullivan County officers who lost their lives in the line of duty.

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Pint-sized pyro ignites child neglect arrest

Pint-sized pyro ignites child neglect arrest

May 15th, 2015 2:24 pm by Rain Smith

Upon response to a report of fire on Derwood Court, officers found "a storage building fully engulfed in flames." A neighbor then waved down the officer, pointing out a "small boy" who had been running around with a gas can.

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Needed or Not? KHRA explains travel expenses

Needed or Not? KHRA explains travel expenses

May 15th, 2015 1:52 pm by Matthew Lane

A majority of the training sessions were either done in house, locally or within the state of Tennessee, and according to KHRA officials, were necessary for staff to be knowledgeable of the latest changes to HUD regulations.

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KPD: Man says he starved Labradoodle '45 days'

KPD: Man says he starved Labradoodle '45 days'

May 15th, 2015 12:18 pm by Rain Smith

The discovery of an "emaciated" dog has prompted the arrest of a Kingsport man, according to police, as he estimated that he hadn't fed the animal in a month and a half.

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Kingsporter coming home to celebrate role in film 'Where Hope Grows'

Kingsporter coming home to celebrate role in film 'Where Hope Grows'

May 15th, 2015 7:45 am by Staff Report

Since moving to Los Angeles in 2009, Kingsport native Michael Grant has been steadily building his acting portfolio with appearances on hit network shows such as "Criminal Minds," "Pretty Little Liars" and "Brooklyn Nine-Nine."

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