Kingsport Times News Monday, October 20, 2014
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KFD fights fire at metal recycler

KFD fights fire at metal recycler

October 20th, 2014 12:38 pm by Staff Report

Firefighters responded to find heavy smoke coming from the building, with the fire apparently sparked by a car crusher inside the business.

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Rangers rescues family lost in Smoky Mountains

Rangers rescues family lost in Smoky Mountains

October 20th, 2014 9:22 am by Associated Press

The Pigeon Forge Police Department received a 911 call from the family requesting help but the call dropped before the family could give an exact location.

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Calendar grrrl - Local dachshund makes cut for '365 Dogs'

Calendar grrrl - Local dachshund makes cut for '365 Dogs'

October 20th, 2014 9:15 am by Marci Gore

They say every dog has its day. For 3-year-old Macy, a dachshund owned by Brooke and Chris Corey of Blountville, her day will be June 27, 2015.

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Didja get your bill? Sullivan tax notices have been mailed out

Didja get your bill? Sullivan tax notices have been mailed out

October 20th, 2014 8:37 am by J. H. Osborne

To avoid interest and potential penalties, property owners must pay those taxes (which cover the period of Jan. 1, 2014, through Dec. 31, 2014) by the end of February 2015.

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SCSO to host Trunk or Treat

SCSO to host Trunk or Treat

October 19th, 2014 8:00 pm by Staff reports

The event was started six years ago by Sheriff Wayne Anderson. It was created to give children a safe environment to trick or treat and also to give kids a chance to meet SCSO officers.

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Downtown master plan being worked on by city leaders

Downtown master plan being worked on by city leaders

October 19th, 2014 6:00 pm by Matthew Lane

A unified master plan for downtown is in the works, one that will draw from many previous plans done over the years and hopefully culminate in a unified vision of what downtown should be for the next 20 years.

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Police hunt for clues near where remains found in Virginia

Police hunt for clues near where remains found in Virginia

October 19th, 2014 5:01 pm by BROCK VERGAKIS, Associated Press

After finding remains that could be University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, authorities interviewed nearby residents and picked through leaves on the side of a sparsely populated highway.

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Three Eastman employees volunteer to be "Tennessee Promise" mentors

Three Eastman employees volunteer to be "Tennessee Promise" mentors

October 19th, 2014 4:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Mentors have become a key piece supporting Haslam's "Drive to 55" initiative to move the percentage of Tennesseans with a college degree or certificate from 32 percent today to 55 percent by 2025.

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CDC to revise Ebola protocol, services ready team

CDC to revise Ebola protocol, services ready team

October 19th, 2014 3:18 pm by Associated Press

Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear "with no skin showing," and the Pentagon plans to form a team to assist medical staff in the United States, if needed.

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Northeast State in Johnson City slated to open in spring 2015

Northeast State in Johnson City slated to open in spring 2015

October 19th, 2014 2:00 pm by Rick Wagner

The Johnson City teaching site, according to the website, will provide "improved access to Northeast State's programs and services to the citizens of Johnson City and Washington County."

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