Kingsport Times News Saturday, November 29, 2014
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Stock market ends slightly lower

Stock market ends slightly lower

September 2nd, 2014 5:37 pm by Associated Press

Concerns over weaker global growth appeared to overshadow strong reports about the U.S. economy Tuesday, nudging the stock market to a tiny loss.

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Wanted suspect in Kingsport murder arrested in North Carolina

Wanted suspect in Kingsport murder arrested in North Carolina

September 2nd, 2014 4:43 pm by Nick Shepherd

KPD Detectives developed Ross as a suspect during the course of their investigation. They obtained a warrant for his arrest and since that time he was indicted by a grand jury for those charges.

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Couple buys State Theater, hopes to spark performing arts in downtown

Couple buys State Theater, hopes to spark performing arts in downtown

September 2nd, 2014 3:06 pm by Matthew Lane

"It's the perfect location and venue for the performing arts. We felt like if we could be the catalyst for that, we don't have to be the ones to do the event," said Angela Vachon.

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Eligibility for kindergarten students cited as cause for missing enrollment projections

Eligibility for kindergarten students cited as cause for missing enrollment projections

September 2nd, 2014 2:00 pm by Rick Wagner

He said that cut the eligible kindergarten students by about 8 percent, although Board of Education member Randall Jones said the numbers should go back up in years to come, all other things being equal.

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Video purports to show beheading of US journalist

Video purports to show beheading of US journalist

September 2nd, 2014 1:55 pm by ZEINA KARAM, Associated Press

Sotloff, 31, who freelanced for Time and Foreign Policy magazines, had last been seen in Syria in August 2013 until he appeared in a video released online last month by ISIS that showed the beheading of fellow American journalist James Foley.

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Corn maze craze: Income from Tennessee's agri-tourism business has grown by more than double in the last decade

Corn maze craze: Income from Tennessee's agri-tourism business has grown by more than double in the last decade

September 2nd, 2014 1:13 pm by Hank Hayes

Some farms, Bartholomew said, have multiple mazes with different designs, or some may have a large maze showcasing one design. A separate maze may be on the farm for smaller children to go through in a shorter amount of time.

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Underwear clad man arrested in front of Kingsport elementary school

Underwear clad man arrested in front of Kingsport elementary school

September 2nd, 2014 12:25 pm by Nick Shepherd

During this time, parents were driving through the school zone with children in their cars. Police said Davis stepped from his vehicle in the middle of Stone Drive wearing only underwear.

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Some Virginia State Parks offering different forms of hunting

Some Virginia State Parks offering different forms of hunting

September 2nd, 2014 12:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Stands or zones can be reserved by hunters on a first come, first serve basis at some parks. Hunters can reserve preferred days and stands or zones for an advanced fee of $15 a day.

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Man shoots himself in standoff with Johnson City police

Man shoots himself in standoff with Johnson City police

September 2nd, 2014 11:38 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A man shot himself in a standoff with Johnson City police this morning after an incident at a West Market Street pharmacy, according to emergency radio communications.

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Last stages of carousel project about to get underway

Last stages of carousel project about to get underway

September 2nd, 2014 10:00 am by Matthew Lane

The carousel will be located adjacent to the Kingsport Farmers Market, inside a 70-foot octagonal, pre-fabricated building, commonly called a "roundhouse."

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