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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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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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Few clues emerge on fate of teens missing on fishing trip

Few clues emerge on fate of teens missing on fishing trip

July 28th, 2015 2:00 pm by MATT SEDENSKY, Associated Press

The Coast Guard scoured an area the size of West Virginia with no sign of the boaters by early Tuesday. Petty Officer Anthony Soto said Tuesday that the search area remains 50 miles off the coast of Jacksonville and expands as far north as Savannah, Georg

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Colorado theater shooter's sister says she still loves him

Colorado theater shooter's sister says she still loves him

July 28th, 2015 1:00 pm by SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press

When the younger sister of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes visited him in jail nearly two years after the attack, she no longer saw the loving brother who protected her when they were growing up.

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NY prison worker pleads guilty in escape of 2 killers

NY prison worker pleads guilty in escape of 2 killers

July 28th, 2015 12:50 pm by MICHAEL HILL, Associated Press

A northern New York prison worker admitted Tuesday to smuggling hacksaw blades in frozen hamburger meat to two killers who later broke out and spent more than two weeks on the run.

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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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As LA gangs take to social media, police try to quell violence and allay fears

As LA gangs take to social media, police try to quell violence and allay fears

July 28th, 2015 12:00 pm by By Nicole Santa Cruz, Kate Mather and Javier Panzar, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

The warnings of increased gang violence intensified across social media platforms this weekend after more than half a dozen shootings in South L.A. left one man dead and 12 people wounded.

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