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Enrollment at city school system up, county school system down

Enrollment at city school system up, county school system down

July 27th, 2014 6:00 pm by Rick Wagner

After Tuesday night's Board of Education work session, Hampton said D-B had 2014 enrolled with other 50 pending, although he added some will transfer out because they've moved away or enrolled at another school.

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Local dentist wins gold in Senior Olympics

Local dentist wins gold in Senior Olympics

July 27th, 2014 4:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Crowe is 58. In the 55-59 age category at the June 21-22 Senior Olympics in Franklin, he won gold in the 400 meter run and silvers in the 100 meter and 200 meter competitions.

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UPDATE: Region under tornado warning

UPDATE: Region under tornado warning

July 27th, 2014 3:53 pm by Staff Report

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a tornado warning for parts of East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia until 6:15 p.m.

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Hospital shooting suspect charged with murder

Hospital shooting suspect charged with murder

July 27th, 2014 2:35 pm by MARYCLAIRE DALE, Associated Press

A man accused of fatally shooting his caseworker and grazing his psychiatrist at a suburban Philadelphia hospital complex before the doctor returned fire has been charged with murder.

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American doctor in Africa being treated for Ebola

American doctor in Africa being treated for Ebola

July 27th, 2014 2:08 pm by Associated Press

Dr. Kent Brantly is the medical director for the North Carolina-based group Samaritan's Purse. He had been working with the group in Liberia since October 2013.

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Local business owner raises concerns about Aquatic Center

Local business owner raises concerns about Aquatic Center

July 27th, 2014 2:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Is the Kingsport Aquatic Center going to become a financial burden for the Model City? Does the agreement between the City of Kingsport and the Greater Kingsport Family YMCA need to be revisited?

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'Hear me Roar' event set to raise money, awareness about cochlear implants

'Hear me Roar' event set to raise money, awareness about cochlear implants

July 27th, 2014 12:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

"It all started about a year and a half ago," said Shannon Ball, one of the founders of the organization. "That's when we found out our daughter lost her hearing."

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A father's last dance, $114 million natural gas pipeline project, new license tag decals and more stories you may have missed

A father's last dance, $114 million natural gas pipeline project, new license tag decals and more stories you may have missed

July 27th, 2014 10:15 am by Staff Report

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

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States' use of execution drugs varies widely

States' use of execution drugs varies widely

July 27th, 2014 8:00 am by Associated Press

The prolonged execution of an Arizona death row inmate with a new, two-drug combo has highlighted the patchwork quilt approach that states now take with lethal drugs, with types, combinations and dosages varying widely.

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STREAM getting larger pilot program

STREAM getting larger pilot program

July 26th, 2014 6:00 pm by Rick Wagner

STREAM, which is science, technology, reading, engineering, arts and math, had a pilot program at four city elementary schools this past school year for fifth graders

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