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Swap: Kingsport to build road in return for 24 acres of land at Riverbend

Swap: Kingsport to build road in return for 24 acres of land at Riverbend

April 13th, 2015 8:30 am by Matthew Lane

The city of Kingsport has accepted a donation of 24 acres of land in the Riverbend development and in return the city agreed to build a new road to the property and possibly a new traffic signal on Fort Henry Drive.

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Volunteers needed at Roan Mountain to remove invasive species

Volunteers needed at Roan Mountain to remove invasive species

April 12th, 2015 10:00 pm by Contributed

SAHC is recruiting volunteers from both Tennessee and North Carolina to help with this ambitious project. The early shoots are not difficult to pull, but do require widespread effort.

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Tempur-Pedic finds success in Scott County

Tempur-Pedic finds success in Scott County

April 12th, 2015 8:00 pm by Marci Gore

The Tempur Production USA facility came online in Duffield in May 2001 after Tempur-Pedic's initial production facility in Denmark could not keep up with the demand for the NASA-inspired mattress.

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Hillary Clinton announces second campaign for president

Hillary Clinton announces second campaign for president

April 12th, 2015 6:12 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Hillary Rodham Clinton jumped back into presidential politics on Sunday, announcing her much-awaited second campaign for the White House.

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Girl Scouts helping the community to achieve organization's highest honors

Girl Scouts helping the community to achieve organization's highest honors

April 12th, 2015 6:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

The bronze award is a leadership adventure for the scouts. In order to earn this medal, the girls had to a number of things, one of which was choose a community service project.

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Great grandson finds Kingsport woman's long lost anniversary ring

Great grandson finds Kingsport woman's long lost anniversary ring

April 12th, 2015 4:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Ruth Jones married her husband Rufus in 1952 and on their one-year wedding anniversary he gave her the gold ring. She lost the ring about 55 years ago while removing clothes from a clothesline.

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Former guards face sentencing in Blackwater case

Former guards face sentencing in Blackwater case

April 12th, 2015 3:15 pm by ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

A yearslong legal fight over a deadly shooting of civilians in an Iraq war zone reaches its reckoning point with the sentencing this week of four former Blackwater security guards.

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CBS tabs Dickerson to host 'Face the Nation'

CBS tabs Dickerson to host 'Face the Nation'

April 12th, 2015 3:00 pm by DAVID BAUDER, Associated Press

John Dickerson will be the new moderator of "Face the Nation," replacing the retiring Bob Schieffer.

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If CBD oil becomes law Monday, it could have far-reaching effects

If CBD oil becomes law Monday, it could have far-reaching effects

April 12th, 2015 2:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Jason, who lives in Johnson City, made it clear he was using marijuana as a medicine and not to get high. He said a few grams of marijuana would last him more than a week. If the law passes, he would be able to come out of the shadows.

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Train hits trailer, no Field of Dreams, 16 dogs rescued and more stories you may have missed

Train hits trailer, no Field of Dreams, 16 dogs rescued and more stories you may have missed

April 12th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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