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Scott County Fair slated for this month

Scott County Fair slated for this month

July 3rd, 2015 7:00 pm by Marci Gore

As a result of a larger budget, fair organizers have been able to bring in bigger acts and add more events.

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No Parking: Big rigs not allowed on Bray property

No Parking: Big rigs not allowed on Bray property

July 3rd, 2015 5:30 pm by Matthew Lane

Supermarket row may be a good place to park tractor trailer trucks, but these vehicles are actually not allowed to park there overnight and the city of Kingsport plans to take action to move the big rigs off the parking lots.

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Batter up - Kingsport's newest ballfield complex dedicated

Batter up - Kingsport's newest ballfield complex dedicated

July 3rd, 2015 1:00 pm by Matthew Lane

City officials huddled under awning and umbrellas Thursday morning to dedicate the new four-field baseball and softball complex with City Manager Jeff Fleming calling the finished product the latest transformation for the city of Kingsport.

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Hispanic leaders want GOP field to condemn Trump's 'idiocy'

Hispanic leaders want GOP field to condemn Trump's 'idiocy'

July 3rd, 2015 12:00 pm by STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press

Hispanic leaders are bristling at the largely tepid response by Republican presidential candidates to Donald Trump's characterization of Mexican immigrants as rapists and drug dealers.

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Scott dog dumping case concludes - 10 years later

Scott dog dumping case concludes - 10 years later

July 3rd, 2015 8:00 am by Marci Gore

"When you mention this case, people still haven't forgotten about it," said prosecutor Marcus McClung. "This was a case that was not like anything else you hear about every day. There were so many dogs involved and so many emotions."

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Small SW Va. town celebrates July 4 in big way

Small SW Va. town celebrates July 4 in big way

July 2nd, 2015 7:00 pm by Marci Gore

For more than 30 years, the small town of Dungannon in Scott County has celebrated Independence Day in a big way. And this year is no exception.

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Parade, storytelling and tours of Old Deery Inn to highlight Independence Day festivities in Blountville

Parade, storytelling and tours of Old Deery Inn to highlight Independence Day festivities in Blountville

July 2nd, 2015 5:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

The Blountville Ruritan's annual Independence Day Parade is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. Saturday. The parade route follows The Great Stage Road through the district, from Blountville Boulevard to Highway 394

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Walters State fair seeks to help adults fit collge into their schedules

Walters State fair seeks to help adults fit collge into their schedules

July 2nd, 2015 5:00 pm by Debra Williams, Walters State contributor

Event is July 7

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Workers extinguish fire at Phipps Bend's Walker Forge plant

Workers extinguish fire at Phipps Bend's Walker Forge plant

July 2nd, 2015 3:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

Workers were able to put out an early morning fire Wednesday in a Phipps Bend Industrial Park plant that was sparked when a part got stuck between a table and a forging die.

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Man shoots neighbor's cat, then self in skull

Man shoots neighbor's cat, then self in skull

July 2nd, 2015 2:40 pm by Rain Smith

In responding to an animal complaint in Church Hill, a woman told police that a neighbor had shot one of her cats with a BB gun. Then, to demonstrate for the irate woman that it wouldn't kill the cat, he placed the barrel to his head.

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