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'I Recycle Kingsport' to take drive-thru donations

'I Recycle Kingsport' to take drive-thru donations

November 10th, 2014 8:31 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Got old clothes that don't fit any more? Loaded down with unused plastic bags? No one wants to buy your 13-inch black and white television?

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AP photos: World's abandoned places

November 10th, 2014 6:30 am by JERRY SCHWARTZ, Associated Press

Our ghosts are with us, for all to see. All we need do is look carefully. "Time crumbles things," said Aristotle. And there's an awful beauty in that.

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Germany marks 25 years since fall of Berlin Wall

Germany marks 25 years since fall of Berlin Wall

November 10th, 2014 12:17 am by FRANK JORDANS, Associated Press

BERLIN — As Germany celebrated the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on Sunday, Elke Rosin recalled how lucky her family had been.

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TDOT closes I-26 after detonating old section of bridge on Bobby Hicks Highway in Gray

TDOT closes I-26 after detonating old section of bridge on Bobby Hicks Highway in Gray

November 9th, 2014 8:02 pm by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

The old Bobby Hicks Highway bridge that stretched across Interstate 26 is no more, but the Tennessee Department of Transportation and Summers-Taylor Inc. construction crews made sure it went out with a bang.

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Well-armed women make history with Piney Flats gun club

Well-armed women make history with Piney Flats gun club

November 9th, 2014 7:57 pm by Tony Casey, NET News Service

If ever faced with a dangerous "fight or flight" situation, Kimberly Henderson-Clemens wants members of The Well Armed Woman Piney Flats Shooting Chapter to be able to react properly with a firearm.

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Iraqi officials say Islamic State leader wounded in airstrike

Iraqi officials say Islamic State leader wounded in airstrike

November 9th, 2014 6:10 pm by QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA, Associated Press

BAGHDAD — Iraqi officials said Sunday that the head of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, was wounded in an airstrike in western Anbar province.

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Massachusetts town weighs nation's first tobacco ban

Massachusetts town weighs nation's first tobacco ban

November 9th, 2014 5:36 pm by AMY CRAWFORD, Associated Press

The cartons of Marlboros, cans of Skoal and packs of Swisher Sweets are hard to miss stacked near the entrance of Vincent's Country Store, but maybe not for much longer.

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Greeneville lawyer censured by state Supreme Court

Greeneville lawyer censured by state Supreme Court

November 9th, 2014 5:24 pm by Associated Press

GREENEVILLE — A Greeneville lawyer has been censured by Tennessee's Supreme Court.

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A real turnoff: City schools' new energy program aims to save money by changing behavior

A real turnoff: City schools' new energy program aims to save money by changing behavior

November 9th, 2014 5:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Kingsport City Schools soon will have a new utilities policy that calls for turning off lights in unused rooms and unplugging water coolers, refrigerators, computers and vending machines during fall, spring or summer breaks unless they are needed.

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9th-grader wins contest to design Battle of Kingsport medal

9th-grader wins contest to design Battle of Kingsport medal

November 9th, 2014 2:00 pm by Ned Jilton

Benjamin Swanson's design is in three parts, with Rotherwood depicted in one section, the Confederate flag in the second and a soldier representing Richard C. Morgan — who was in charge of the Confederates — in the third.

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