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Offices and meeting rooms at Kingsport City Hall have received a needed makeover

Offices and meeting rooms at Kingsport City Hall have received a needed makeover

March 7th, 2015 7:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Change has come to city hall. Well, at least in the form of new paint, carpet, and furniture for the 60-year-old building, along with some reshuffling of the space in the city manager's office.

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Senator Menendez, amid probe, says he's honest, law-abiding

Senator Menendez, amid probe, says he's honest, law-abiding

March 7th, 2015 5:00 pm by DAVID PORTER, Associated Press; ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

Amid a federal investigation, U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez insists he has always been honest in his more than 20 years in Congress and says he is "not going anywhere" even as a person familiar with the matter says he's expected to face criminal charges soon.

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ENROLL Virginia! representative to make stop in Scott County

ENROLL Virginia! representative to make stop in Scott County

March 7th, 2015 3:00 pm by Marci Gore

ENROLL Virginia! is a nonpartisan, community-based effort to educate all Virginians about the new health insurance marketplace and provide free, unbiased assistance with the new application and enrollment process.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

March 7th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff reports

This week's stories include a woman burning for Jesus, a teen leading a high speed chase, a Hawkins woman assaulting her probation officer and a Sullivan woman pleading guilty to abusing her grandmother, among others

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Annex steps: Johnson City approves recommendations for shift in state annexation law

Annex steps: Johnson City approves recommendations for shift in state annexation law

March 7th, 2015 9:30 am by Gary B. Gray, NET News Service

Johnson City commissioners on Thursday approved 11 recommendations they hope state legislators will use to amend Public Chapter 707, annexation legislation passed last year that left both the city and Washington County officials calling for changes.

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Fee fight: Airport Authority enters spat pitting off-site parking operators against Nashville's airport

Fee fight: Airport Authority enters spat pitting off-site parking operators against Nashville's airport

March 7th, 2015 9:29 am by Hank Hayes

The Tri-Cities Airport Authority (TCAA), which governs TCRA, believes it should protect parking revenue by opposing state legislation allowing off-site airport parking companies to dictate the terms of contracts with metro airport authorities in the state

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US job market faces hurdles even with 5.5 pct. unemployment

US job market faces hurdles even with 5.5 pct. unemployment

March 7th, 2015 9:25 am by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer

Unemployment in the U.S. has dropped to a seven-year low of 5.5 percent - a level normally considered the mark of a healthy job market. Yet that number isn't as encouraging as it might sound.

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Massachusetts State Police track down Johnson City murder suspect

Massachusetts State Police track down Johnson City murder suspect

March 7th, 2015 9:24 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

According to the State Police press release, officers served a warrant on Hardaway that charges him with the Feb. 18 shooting death of Perry Folk, 38, a former resident of Berkshire County.

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Obama to join 'Bloody Sunday' anniversary in Selma

Obama to join 'Bloody Sunday' anniversary in Selma

March 7th, 2015 9:21 am by JAY REEVES, Associated Press

President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama and about 100 members of Congress are converging on Selma, Alabama, on Saturday for the 50th anniversary of a landmark event of the civil rights movement.

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Hillary Clinton email probe expected to take months

Hillary Clinton email probe expected to take months

March 6th, 2015 9:30 pm by By Paul Richter, Tribune Washington Bureau (TNS)

State Department lawyers will need months to sort through tens of thousands of emails from Hillary Clinton's private account and decide which should be kept as part of the official record, a senior department official said

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