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Man charged in Peeping Tom incident at Kingsport Old Navy

September 18th, 2014 1:04 pm by Rain Smith

For the second time in four years, a Rogersville man has been arrested for a Peeping Tom incident at an area changing room — this time allegedly utilizing a camera attached to his foot to spy on a juvenile.

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Woman who allegedly burned her own house down charged with arson, felony vandalism

Woman who allegedly burned her own house down charged with arson, felony vandalism

September 18th, 2014 6:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County woman who was allegedly too intoxicated last week to remember intentionally setting her own house on fire was charged Wednesday with arson and vandalism over $1,000.

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Skinny dipper arrested at South Holston Lake

Skinny dipper arrested at South Holston Lake

September 18th, 2014 3:51 pm by Rain Smith

At 3:30 p.m. the suspect was spotted "completely nude" at the Highway 421 boat ramp, drinking vodka and Natural Ice.

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KPD: 'Irresponsible' mom leaves baby alone in car

KPD: 'Irresponsible' mom leaves baby alone in car

September 18th, 2014 2:16 pm by Rain Smith

A Virginia woman was arrested Wednesday while shopping in Kingsport after she allegedly left her baby alone in a car with the engine running and doors unlocked.

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Local educators: Religion study does not focus  on Islam, Qur'an

Local educators: Religion study does not focus on Islam, Qur'an

September 17th, 2014 11:34 pm by Rick Wagner

Local radio airwaves and the Internet have been abuzz lately with talk about Tennessee's seventh-grade world history curriculum, including a perceived focus on Islam and the Qur'an, the Islamic holy book.

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Let Freedom Ring aero-salute wraps Saturday

Let Freedom Ring aero-salute wraps Saturday

September 18th, 2014 7:00 pm by Stephen Igo

The traveling exhibit features an enormous wide screen, curved screen to display the inspirational film, RISE ABOVE, detailing the exploits of the Tuskegee Airmen, not to mention one heck of a feel of what it's like to fly in a P-51 Mustang

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Dog found in Oregon heading back to Pennsylvania

Dog found in Oregon heading back to Pennsylvania

September 18th, 2014 6:00 pm by STEVEN DUBOIS, Associated Press

A Jack Russell terrier that somehow ended up in Oregon more than four months after she went missing from her home near Philadelphia is going to be flown back to the Keystone State.

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Anti-gay billboard in rural Tennessee stirs religion debate

Anti-gay billboard in rural Tennessee stirs religion debate

September 18th, 2014 5:51 pm by Associated Press

Portland resident Ronny Monday, who helped initiate the placement of the billboard, said the Old Testament message was needed to balance against the message from celebrities and President Barack Obama supporting gay marriage.

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Good news on economy pushes stocks to record highs

Good news on economy pushes stocks to record highs

September 18th, 2014 5:39 pm by Associated Press

The gains came a day after the Fed made clear that it's in no hurry to raise a key bank lending rate, easing a major concern for the stock market. Eight of 10 industry groups in the Standard & Poor's 500 index rose, led by financial stocks.

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Take back events slated in Wise, Lee and Scott

Take back events slated in Wise, Lee and Scott

September 18th, 2014 5:00 pm by Stephen Igo

Residents of Wise, Lee and Scott counties and the City of Norton will be able to safely dispose of unwanted, unused or expired prescription and non-prescription medications at several local National Drug Take-Back events on Sept. 27.

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Vols focusing on pass protection during off week

Vols focusing on pass protection during off week

September 18th, 2014 3:51 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee (2-1) already has allowed nine sacks through the first three games of the season. Only nine of the 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams have yielded more sacks.

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