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D-Day News Flash: Allies win footholds in France

D-Day News Flash: Allies win footholds in France

June 5th, 2014 4:06 pm by WES GALLAGHER, Associated Press Staff Writer

The Associated Press had some two dozen writers and photographers among the Allied forces as they landed on Normandy's coast on June 6, 1944.

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Boone student wins Congressional Art Competition two years in a row

Boone student wins Congressional Art Competition two years in a row

June 5th, 2014 2:50 pm by Contributed to the Press

In addition to it being the second consecutive win for Beth Stephens, this marks the third consecutive first-place winner to come from DBHS.

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Crime Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: He is the eggman, goo goo goo joob

Off the Wall News: He is the eggman, goo goo goo joob

June 5th, 2014 2:08 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A DUI suspect who arrived at Walmart in a van riding on two rims - and a third wheel with a flat tire - allegedly shelled out a paltry excuse to Kingsport police: He needed eggs.

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Sunday's Omnium great way to cap Blue Plum

Sunday's Omnium great way to cap Blue Plum

June 5th, 2014 1:37 pm by Tony Casey

The Blue Plum Festival's main Sunday event - the Johnson City Omnium - continues to grow in popularity with both the fans and the participants.

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Erwin's Autorama ready for 54th run

Erwin's Autorama ready for 54th run

June 5th, 2014 1:27 pm by Brad Hicks

For more than half a century, Erwin has been a destination for automobile enthusiasts wanting to show off or take a look at vintage and custom cars, and that tradition will continue this weekend.

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Eastman coming back online, 'systems are stable'

Eastman coming back online, 'systems are stable'

June 5th, 2014 1:24 pm by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

The power outage caused a methanol release into the air and a wastewater discharge into the Holston River, according to Eastman.

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UPDATE: Next trial in Facebook murders put on hold over email evidence

UPDATE: Next trial in Facebook murders put on hold over email evidence

June 5th, 2014 1:05 pm by Becky Campbell

The August double murder trial for a Mountain City man is on hold after a motion hearing Thursday in the case known as the Facebook murders.

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Did the Carter Co. School Board violate the Sunshine Law?

Did the Carter Co. School Board violate the Sunshine Law?

June 5th, 2014 11:05 am by John Thompson

It's all about the board's called meeting to approve the filing of a lawsuit against Elizabethton over the disbursement of local liquor by the drink revenue since 1998.

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Crockett NJROTC Rifle Team takes team, individual wins in championship

Crockett NJROTC Rifle Team takes team, individual wins in championship

June 5th, 2014 10:59 am by Staff Report

The Pioneer team competed against 23 of the best teams in the state.

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Crime
Kingsport police say man pulled gun in parking lot rage after speeding complaint

Kingsport police say man pulled gun in parking lot rage after speeding complaint

June 5th, 2014 10:52 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Joshua A. Sanchez allegedly pulled a gun and threatened to "put a bullet" in a man's head.

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