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Bone marrow transplant gives Kingsport man new chance

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Bone marrow transplant gives Kingsport man new chance

July 5th, 2015 9:04 pm by David Floyd

Five years ago, Tony Valk, a 54-year-old Kingsport native, was diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia, a cancer that targets the bone marrow. Three years after his diagnosis, Valk was still looking for an effective treatment.

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Child waiting for Nashville fireworks show struck by bullet

Child waiting for Nashville fireworks show struck by bullet

July 6th, 2015 9:24 am by Associated Press

Officials say it's possible the bullet came from a weapon randomly fired into the sky.

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Man wants to create flag monument on side of East Tennessee mountain

Man wants to create flag monument on side of East Tennessee mountain

July 6th, 2015 9:11 am by Staff Report

Carson Camp wants to use the side of Fredonia Mountain in the pastoral Sequatchie Valley to paint the flag, which would be as large as two football fields.

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South Dakota man, 101, competes in National Senior Games

South Dakota man, 101, competes in National Senior Games

July 6th, 2015 8:39 am by Associated Press

He says he can't do any running and jumping events because one of his legs gave out, but he exercises to keep his arms in shape.

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Have needles on you? Just say so

Have needles on you? Just say so

July 5th, 2015 9:01 pm by Becky Campbell

When police officers find probable cause to search a person, there are generally a few questions they've been trained to ask - do you have any sharp objects in your pockets.

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Christmas Box campaigning early for the long run

Christmas Box campaigning early for the long run

July 5th, 2015 8:58 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Now in its 35th year, the nonprofit Johnson City Press Christmas Box holiday food distribution to 1,900 area families in need, including 2,700 children served by the local Salvation Army Angel Tree and more than 500 low-income seniors, is kicking off its

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Meet your neighbor: Whitson's Barber Shop place to find answers, plenty of talk

Meet your neighbor: Whitson's Barber Shop place to find answers, plenty of talk

July 5th, 2015 8:52 pm by Joe Avento

If you want to know what's going on in Elizabethton, what's really going on, all you have to do is spend a little time at Whitson's Barber Shop.

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Ratliff wins rain-shortened ETA

Ratliff wins rain-shortened ETA

July 5th, 2015 8:33 pm by Joe Avento

Cayman Ratliff didn't need 18 holes to win on Sunday. Nine was enough, thanks to Mother Nature.

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Cards hit by rain for fourth consecutive day

Cards hit by rain for fourth consecutive day

July 5th, 2015 8:31 pm by Staff Report

Rain once again pitched a shutout against the Johnson City Cardinals on Sunday.

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Diemer, Stashak lift Twins to win over Princeton

Diemer, Stashak lift Twins to win over Princeton

July 5th, 2015 8:30 pm by Staff Report

Austin Diemer homered and Cody Stashak pitched five strong innings as the Elizabethton Twins moved into a tie for first in the Appalachian League West with a 5-2 win over the Princeton Rays on Sunday at Hunnicutt Field.

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