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A critical point: Planned downtown apartment complex at old Supermarket Row site awaits final key details

A critical point: Planned downtown apartment complex at old Supermarket Row site awaits final key details

September 15th, 2014 9:44 am by Hank Hayes

Back in February, the Kingsport Economic Development Board (KEDB) entered into a letter of intent with a Knoxville developer who expressed interest in building the complex on the old Supermarket Row property off Sullivan Street.

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Skin shocks used at Massachusetts school draw look from FDA

Skin shocks used at Massachusetts school draw look from FDA

September 14th, 2014 5:14 pm by JENNIFER C. KERR, Associated Press

CANTON, Mass. — Some cut themselves. Others slam their heads against walls or desks — so hard that one girl detached both retinas and a young man triggered a stroke. Another pulled out all his teeth.

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KPD reports improved traffic safety

KPD reports improved traffic safety

September 14th, 2014 5:00 pm by Rain Smith

The Model City's seat belt usage is up and injuries are down, according to the Kingsport Police Department, resulting in an award at last week's Tennessee Lifesavers Conference in Murfreesboro.

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Diplomatic push grows against Islamic State group

Diplomatic push grows against Islamic State group

September 14th, 2014 3:23 pm by LORI HINNANT, Associated Press

Newly outraged by the beheading of yet another Western hostage, diplomats from around the world are in Paris pressing for a coherent global strategy to combat extremists from the Islamic State group.

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Former IA principal hired by Tennessee STEM Innovation Network

Former IA principal hired by Tennessee STEM Innovation Network

September 14th, 2014 1:00 pm by Rick Wagner

NASHVILLE — Former Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee Principal Sandy Watkins has joined a new program to train principals and other school leaders.

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Wellmont CEO resigns, Kingsport couple's granddaughter a finalist on 'America's Got Talent' and more stories you may have missed

Wellmont CEO resigns, Kingsport couple's granddaughter a finalist on 'America's Got Talent' and more stories you may have missed

September 14th, 2014 10:15 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Intoxication plea fails to win Scott County burglar a new sentence

Intoxication plea fails to win Scott County burglar a new sentence

September 14th, 2014 10:00 am by Nick Shepherd

Devan Wayne Statzer was convicted for breaking into a local attorney's office, an auto sales store and an auto repair shop. He was sentenced to eight years in prison for his crimes.

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AAA: Fewer driver's ed classes = more teen traffic accidents, convictions

AAA: Fewer driver's ed classes = more teen traffic accidents, convictions

September 13th, 2014 11:00 pm by Rick Wagner

In Tennessee, driver's ed is not required, and budget constraints led the Sullivan County Board of Education a few years ago to cease the driver's ed program in its four high schools.

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Old D-B scoreboard set to tally points for Tri-Cities Christian

Old D-B scoreboard set to tally points for Tri-Cities Christian

September 13th, 2014 9:00 pm by George Thwaites

The sweeping renovations at J. Fred Johnson Stadium marked the end of an era for Dobyns-Bennett High School's familiar football scoreboard. But the Indians' gridiron artifact will enjoy an afterlife in another end zone.

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Gate City man to serve 10 years for robbery

Gate City man to serve 10 years for robbery

September 13th, 2014 7:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Gate City man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for his role in a robbery — which his mother later tried to cover up by falsely reporting that she was stabbed at her residence.

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