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Kingsport schedules paving projects for this summer

Kingsport schedules paving projects for this summer

May 10th, 2014 7:56 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — This is going to be the summer of paving for Kingsport. In all, nearly eight miles of roads in the Model City will soon be getting a fresh layer of asphalt.

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Graffiti increasing in Smokies' backcountry

Graffiti increasing in Smokies' backcountry

May 10th, 2014 6:04 pm by Associated Press

GATLINBURG — Officials in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park say they are seeing an unprecedented increase in graffiti.

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Ukraine president decries eastern sovereignty

Ukraine president decries eastern sovereignty

May 10th, 2014 1:43 pm by Associated Press

As two of the most tense regions in eastern Ukraine prepare to vote on declaring sovereignty, the country's acting president is warning them against self-destruction. "This is a step into the abyss for the regions," Oleksandr Turchynov said.

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9/11 remains returned to World Trade Center site

9/11 remains returned to World Trade Center site

May 10th, 2014 1:25 pm by MICHAEL CASEY, Associated Press

The unidentified remains of those killed on Sept. 11 returned to the World Trade Center site in a solemn procession on a foggy Saturday morning.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

May 10th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include men who plead guilty to murder, a Kingsport man indicted on child rape charges, six Wise County residents arrested for cockfighting and a biker who admitted he had a good buzz.

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Photo Gallery: 50-year-old Bluff City mural gets face lift thanks to Sullivan East students

Photo Gallery: 50-year-old Bluff City mural gets face lift thanks to Sullivan East students

May 10th, 2014 10:00 am by Nick Shepherd

A 50-year-old mural in Bluff City recently underwent a face lift with the help of some local high school students, and members of the board of Mayor and Alderman gathered on Friday to show their appreciation.

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UPDATE: University of Richmond officials say two athletic staffers on balloon that burst into flames

UPDATE: University of Richmond officials say two athletic staffers on balloon that burst into flames

May 10th, 2014 4:17 am by LARRY O'DELL, Associated Press

DOSWELL, Va. — A University of Richmond women's basketball assistant coach and team staff member were the passengers aboard a hot air balloon that drifted into a power line, burst into flames and crashed in Virginia.

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Culprits who burgled boats in Hawkins gated community likely came by water

Culprits who burgled boats in Hawkins gated community likely came by water

May 9th, 2014 3:11 pm by Jeff Bobo

Three boat burglaries were reported at the Chelaque Way gated community Monday, and the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office was trying to make contact with two additional suspected victims who don't live full time in that community.

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Scott County grand jury indicts Kingsport man on felony contractor fraud charges

Scott County grand jury indicts Kingsport man on felony contractor fraud charges

May 9th, 2014 1:01 pm by Wes Bunch

A Sullivan County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman said the man has also been listed as a suspect by victims in several paving scam cases over the last two years.

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Scientists still working to ID victims from 9/11

Scientists still working to ID victims from 9/11

May 9th, 2014 9:45 am by VERENA DOBNIK, Associated Press

Thousands of vacuum-sealed plastic pouches filled with bits of bone rest in a Manhattan laboratory. These are the last unidentified fragments of the people who died in the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001.

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