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Judge sentences couple caught with meth while being arrested for probation violations

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Judge sentences couple caught with meth while being arrested for probation violations

July 2nd, 2015 12:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

As a condition of her plea agreement, Brytnei Pintze must serve 100 percent of her three year sentence before she is eligible for parole, while George McCoy has 30 percent release eligibility on his eight year sentence.

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D-B offends Native Americans

D-B offends Native Americans

July 2nd, 2015 11:15 am by Letters to the Editor

In our zeal to atone, honor and eradicate discriminatory objects or names from our schools and events, let's start with clearly the most obvious, the offensive name and symbol in use by the Dobyns-Bennett Indians.

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'Tears for My Father' offers understanding in the face of Alzheimer's

'Tears for My Father' offers understanding in the face of Alzheimer's

July 2nd, 2015 2:00 pm by Debra McCown

As caregiver, Tom was helpless to stop the progression as his father - a strong and compassionate man who'd left a mark on the whole community - slowly lost his mind.

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Registration under way for 'Ride Like Hale' event to benefit Chip Hale Center

Registration under way for 'Ride Like Hale' event to benefit Chip Hale Center

July 2nd, 2015 1:30 pm by Chip Hale Center

Registration has begun for the 5th annual Chip Hale Center "Ride Like Hale" benefit ride through historic downtown Rogersville and the scenic back roads of Hawkins County on Aug. 15.

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Government offices closing Friday for Independence Day

Government offices closing Friday for Independence Day

July 2nd, 2015 1:00 pm by Staff report

A roundup of operating hours for area organization during the holiday weekend

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UPDATE: TCRA says 'nothing hazardous found...operations have returned to normal'

UPDATE: TCRA says 'nothing hazardous found...operations have returned to normal'

July 2nd, 2015 12:11 pm by Staff Report

A Thursday morning security sweep at Tri-Cities Regional Airport led to a K-9 alerting to a mailbox within the terminal, then the response of a bomb squad and delayed flights.

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Rogersville youth theater group presents 'Cinderella KIDS'

Rogersville youth theater group presents 'Cinderella KIDS'

July 2nd, 2015 12:00 pm by Courtesy of Rogersville Arts Council

The Rogersville Playhouse will host performances of "Cinderella KIDS" this coming Friday, Saturday and Sunday featuring a newly formed youth theater organization.

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This Weekend In Downtown Kingsport

This Weekend In Downtown Kingsport

July 2nd, 2015 10:45 am by Contributed

Music, entertainment, fireworks and 4th of July Parade headline downtown events

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Train derailment, fire prompts evacuation in Tennessee

Train derailment, fire prompts evacuation in Tennessee

July 2nd, 2015 9:50 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, Associated Press

A car on a CSX train carrying a flammable and toxic substance derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, prompting the evacuation of thousands within a 2-mile radius.

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Kingsport, Bristol arts organizations receive nearly $110,000 in grants

Kingsport, Bristol arts organizations receive nearly $110,000 in grants

July 2nd, 2015 9:20 am by J. H. Osborne

The Tennessee Arts Commission has awarded $3,925,710 to help fund arts and cultural activities for arts organizations, schools, local governments, nonprofits and artists - including nearly $110,000 to recipients in Sullivan County.

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Fees for birth and death certificates to increase In Tennessee

Fees for birth and death certificates to increase In Tennessee

July 2nd, 2015 8:50 am by Tennessee Department of Health

The Tennessee Department of Health's Office of Vital Records is increasing fees charged for providing birth and death certificates.

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