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Carter County students shine in state competitions

Carter County students shine in state competitions

April 24th, 2015 10:23 pm by John Thompson

Six students from Carter County's four high schools won state championships in recent competitions.

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Downtown venue comes into sight

Downtown venue comes into sight

April 24th, 2015 10:20 pm by Gary B. Gray

Completion of Johnson City's new farmers market/downtown pavilion is now roughly six months away, and the facility's foundation should begin taking shape next week.

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Joy Prom celebrates 5th year, draws almost 1,000 guests

Joy Prom celebrates 5th year, draws almost 1,000 guests - VIDEO

April 24th, 2015 10:17 pm by Jessica Fuller

Maybe it's the dancing that brings so many people to Joy Prom.

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Downtown Dash 5K to provide speedy course and positive lessons through Girls on the Run

Downtown Dash 5K to provide speedy course and positive lessons through Girls on the Run

April 24th, 2015 10:11 pm by Tony Casey

More than 5,000 area girls will have gone through the Girls on the Run program on May 2 when it has its biggest event of the year - the Downtown Dash 5K.

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Lake Ridge Elementary students make history with wax museum - VIDEO/PHOTOS

Lake Ridge Elementary students make history with wax museum - VIDEO/PHOTOS - VIDEO

April 24th, 2015 10:07 pm by Tony Casey

Harry Houdini stood perfectly still just a few feet from Anne Frank at Lake Ridge Elementary School Friday morning, and all it took was a push of a button on the character's shoulder to have them speak about the important facts of their respective lives.

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KPD: UT receiver Pearson suspect in alleged rape, suspended

KPD: UT receiver Pearson suspect in alleged rape, suspended

April 24th, 2015 9:46 pm by News Sentinel Staff

University of Tennessee senior wide receiver Von Pearson has been identified as a suspect in an alleged rape that was reported about 6 a.m. Friday, according to the Knoxville Police Department.

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School bus driver accused of spanking child had been previously suspended

School bus driver accused of spanking child had been previously suspended

April 24th, 2015 9:43 pm by Megan Boehnke, News Sentinel Staff

A Knox County school bus driver removed from her route this week previously served a yearlong suspension after failing to intervene on behalf of students who were being bullied, according to personnel records.

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Update: Boys, 9 and 11, charged with Kingsport elementary school bomb threat

Update: Boys, 9 and 11, charged with Kingsport elementary school bomb threat

April 24th, 2015 3:45 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

Three other children had been charged with making similar threats at a city middle school.

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UPDATE: Speeding car slams into deputy, triggering 4-car crash

UPDATE: Speeding car slams into deputy, triggering 4-car crash

April 24th, 2015 1:56 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The crash on Fort Henry Drive has blocked eastbound traffic near the Kingsport Town Center

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Comcast abandons Time Warner Cable bid after government pushback

Comcast abandons Time Warner Cable bid after government pushback

April 24th, 2015 11:45 am by Tali Arbel and Michelle Chapman, AP Business Writers

What killed Comcast's $45 billion bid for Time Warner Cable? Regulators' desire to protect the Internet video industry that is reshaping TV.

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