Kingsport Times News Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Deer crossing: Breeding season ups driver danger

Deer crossing: Breeding season ups driver danger

October 19th, 2014 8:00 am by Staff Report

Breeding season for whitetail deer is in full swing during the autumn months, and motorists in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia are advised to be particularly watchful to avoid collisions with the animals.

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City school system to adopt energy conservation program

City school system to adopt energy conservation program

October 18th, 2014 8:00 pm by Rick Wagner

The Texas-based Cenergistic company guarantees KCS a 10-year savings of $3,516,899, with the cost to be more than offset by the projected savings. If not, the company would pay KCS the difference.

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Gas bandit: It's OK, I work for Ramsey

Gas bandit: It's OK, I work for Ramsey

October 18th, 2014 7:00 pm by Rain Smith

A Bristol woman caught an unknown man in her driveway, "pouring gas from her gas can into his vehicle." When questioned, the man offered "a story" about borrowing gas from her husband.

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Local economic development group looks for new business to occupy former C&F structure

Local economic development group looks for new business to occupy former C&F structure

October 18th, 2014 6:48 pm by Hank Hayes

Economic development officials were all smiles more than three years ago as they announced that Ireland-based automotive supplier C&F Group would locate in the Northeast Tennessee Business Park.

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Police: Remains may be those of missing UVa student

Police: Remains may be those of missing UVa student

October 18th, 2014 6:35 pm by STEVE HELBER, Associated Press

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Searchers found human remains on Saturday that could be those of a University of Virginia sophomore who has been missing since Sept. 13, police said.

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Victim's tweet helps identify groper

Victim's tweet helps identify groper

October 18th, 2014 4:00 pm by By Jennifer Sullivan, The Seattle Times (MCT)

A woman's tweet about being groped near a park last weekend has spurred other alleged victims to come forward with similar reports, Seattle police say.

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Power out, trees fall as hurricane crosses Bermuda

Power out, trees fall as hurricane crosses Bermuda

October 18th, 2014 3:46 pm by JOSH BALL and DANICA COTO, Associated Press

Hurricane Gonzalo crushed trees, flattened power lines and damaged Bermuda's main hospital during an hours-long battering, but the tiny, wealthy British territory suffered no deaths.

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City schools partnering with University of Tennessee for teacher leadership program

City schools partnering with University of Tennessee for teacher leadership program

October 18th, 2014 2:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Plans are for the program to being in the fall of 2015 at the Kingsport Center for Higher Education downtown and KCS facilities, with instructors to be credentialed KCS personnel and UT faculty.

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This week's top crime news

This week's top crime news

October 18th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

Stories this week include juveniles involved in a birthday crime spree, a hindered bank heist, a father charged with abusing mentally disabled girl and a panicked robber outing himself, among others

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Ebola facts stressed to local healthcare workers

Ebola facts stressed to local healthcare workers

October 18th, 2014 10:00 am by Nick Shepherd

So when Tennessee Health Commissioner Dr. John Dreyzehner addressed local health care workers gathered in Kingsport for the annual East Tennessee State University Healthcare Symposium, Ebola was the hot topic.

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