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Sullivan school officials question Kingsport city website information as inaccurate or at least outdated

Sullivan school officials question Kingsport city website information as inaccurate or at least outdated

September 7th, 2013 2:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County Board of Education member Robyn Ivester, who represents part of the Colonial Heights area, said some constituents there recently showed her a city website — www.kingsporttn.gov — that incorrectly indicates annexation eventually makes it

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NASA robotic explorer leaves Va. for the moon

NASA robotic explorer leaves Va. for the moon

September 7th, 2013 12:39 pm by MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer

NASA's newest robotic explorer rocketed into space late Friday in an unprecedented moonshot from Virginia that dazzled sky watchers along the East Coast. The LADEE spacecraft is charged with studying the lunar atmosphere and dust.

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Frank Brogden, former Kingsport alderman and longtime "Santa" on the Santa Train, has died

Frank Brogden, former Kingsport alderman and longtime "Santa" on the Santa Train, has died

September 7th, 2013 10:32 am by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Frank Brogden, a corporate and community leader who served Kingsport in a variety of roles for more than 50 years, has passed away.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

September 7th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

A look back at the most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of Aug. 30 through Sept, 6.

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Obama sets Tuesday speech, acknowledges big challenges on Syria

Obama sets Tuesday speech, acknowledges big challenges on Syria

September 6th, 2013 11:00 pm by Associated Press

Beset by divisions at home and abroad, President Barack Obama candidly admitted deep challenges Friday in pursuing support for a military strike against Syria from international allies and Congress.

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Unicoi County Jail cook becomes inmate

Unicoi County Jail cook becomes inmate

September 6th, 2013 10:29 pm by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

ERWIN — An employee of the Unicoi County Sheriff’s Department was arrested on Friday and now faces drug-related charges for allegedly delivering drugs to inmates in the Unicoi County Jail, according to Sheriff Mike Hensley.

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Ramsey predicts "wine in grocery stores" bill will pass

Ramsey predicts "wine in grocery stores" bill will pass

September 6th, 2013 7:21 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Legislation enabling localities to hold referendums authorizing Tennessee grocery stores to sell wine will pass in the General Assembly’s next session, Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey predicted at a Kingsport Kiwanis Club luncheon on Friday.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Civil War Heritage Day at Battle of Blountville.

September 6th, 2013 3:09 pm by Staff Report

The Battle of Blountville Civil War Re-Enactment is this weekend on the Old Hawley Farm in Blountville. "Civil War Heritage Day" was held for local school children Friday. Re-enactments and skirmishes will be held Saturday and Sunday

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Police search for missing Greene Co. woman

Police search for missing Greene Co. woman

September 6th, 2013 1:46 pm by NET News Service

Law enforcement officials have launched a search for a missing woman in eastern Greene County near the Washington County line.

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TVA called on to expand solar energy program

TVA called on to expand solar energy program

September 6th, 2013 1:46 pm by Associated Press

Energy firms and conservation groups are calling on the Tennessee Valley Authority to expand its small-scale solar energy program.

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