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Commission discusses regulation to let food carts keep truckin'

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Commission discusses regulation to let food carts keep truckin'

November 21st, 2014 10:29 pm by Nathan Baker

As the Tri-Cities wind their ways through the meandering lanes of food truck regulation, mobile cooks wait with basted breast (of chicken) to hit the streets with their wares.

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Sullivan deputies arrest Kingsport man on rape charge

Sullivan deputies arrest Kingsport man on rape charge

November 22nd, 2014 3:36 pm by Rick Wagner, NET News Service

A Kingsport area man was arrested Friday night for the alleged rape of a woman visiting his Colonial Heights residence, as well as for resisting arrest.

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Downtown Johnson City? There's an app for that

Downtown Johnson City? There's an app for that

November 21st, 2014 9:52 pm by Tony Casey

The idea to develop an application for smartphones that would help its downloaders better navigate their way to parking, events, dining options and more grew out of an effort to communicate parking options for visitors to downtown Johnson City.

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Man to serve 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to 2 rapes

Man to serve 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to 2 rapes

November 21st, 2014 9:43 pm by Becky Campbell

A Kingsport man will serve 12 years in prison with no possibility for early release after pleading guilty Friday in Washington County Criminal Court to two rapes that happened in and around downtown Johnson City the same night in 2013.

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Advocates continue fight against Tenn. voter ID law

Advocates continue fight against Tenn. voter ID law

November 22nd, 2014 1:47 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

A legendary Tennessee lawyer whose push for voting rights dated back to the civil rights movement died last summer, not long before a new federal report found evidence that he might have had a point about that state's voter identification law.

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Obama immigration plan good, not great for economy

Obama immigration plan good, not great for economy

November 22nd, 2014 9:51 am by JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer

President Barack Obama's expansive executive action on immigration is good for the U.S. economy - just not as good as partnering with Congress on broader reforms.

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ETSU Blue and Gold track & field meet - PHOTOS

November 22nd, 2014 9:39 am by Tony Casey

Leading into the indoor track and field season, East Tennessee State University's Director of Track & Field George Watts and his Buccaneer athletes held a two-day intrasquad meet in the ETSU/Mountain States Health Alliance Athletics Center Friday and Satu

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Maryville demolishes Science Hill, 45-0, in state quarterfinals

Maryville demolishes Science Hill, 45-0, in state quarterfinals

November 21st, 2014 11:37 pm by Trey Williams

Top-ranked Maryville held Malik McGue to 82 yards rushing on 23 carries and 3-of-15 passing for 33 yards and two interceptions while rolling to a 45-0 Class 6A quarterfinal victory Friday night.

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Maryville makes 'Toppers, McGue look ordinary

Maryville makes 'Toppers, McGue look ordinary

November 21st, 2014 11:36 pm by Douglas Fritz

At the grass-roots level of the game, Maryville took Science Hill to football school Friday night. When class was dismissed, the Hilltoppers were served with a 45-0 session of detention.

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Pioneers go up early for win over Devils

Pioneers go up early for win over Devils

November 21st, 2014 11:35 pm by Ivan Sanders

David Crockett opened up the first quarter with a 20-6 flurry that dug a hole too deep for the Blue Devils to dig out of as the Pioneers picked up a 64-54 victory inside the Devils' Den.

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Happy Valley shuts down Knights

Happy Valley shuts down Knights

November 21st, 2014 11:35 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Happy Valley got absolutely defensive in its win at Chuckey-Doak on Friday night. The Warriors held the Black Knights to only one point the entire first quarter and just five points in the third quarter in a 59-45 victory.

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