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Two arrested in connection to counterfeit money

July 25th, 2014 10:41 am by Nick Shepherd

Surveillance images showed that the suspect, later revealed to be Hensley, brought numerous items to the counter and tried to pay with the counterfeit bill.

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$1 million lawsuit accuses Hawkins privatized probation company of illegal takeover

$1 million lawsuit accuses Hawkins privatized probation company of illegal takeover

July 24th, 2014 3:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

KINGSPORT — A million dollar lawsuit filed Wednesday in Sullivan County Chancery Court claims the owner of a new privatized probation company in Rogersville illegally stole Hawkins County "clients" during a take-over last month.

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SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 7.25.14

SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 7.25.14 - VIDEO

July 25th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Need a break from your day? Meet some puppies and kitties who need a good home at the Sullivan County Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Chevy, Gizmo, Sam, Shadow, Sugar, and Susie.

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Gunman shoots 2 at Pennsylvania hospital, doctor returns fire

Gunman shoots 2 at Pennsylvania hospital, doctor returns fire

July 25th, 2014 9:47 am by By Ben Finley, Allison Steele and Laura McCrystal, The Philadelphia Inquirer (MCT)

Officials believe the gunman opened fire in a small office, then the doctor then drew his own weapon and shot the assailant, hitting him three times and critically injuring him, said Delaware County District Attorney Jack Whelan.

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Tennessee sheriff's recruit charged with fatal hit-and-run

Tennessee sheriff's recruit charged with fatal hit-and-run

July 25th, 2014 9:43 am by Associated Press

Memphis police have arrested a man recruited to work at the Shelby County Sheriff's Office and charged him in a fatal hit-and-run crash that killed two people last year.

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Kilgore applauds organization's work  to re-establish hospital in Lee County

Kilgore applauds organization's work to re-establish hospital in Lee County

July 25th, 2014 12:45 am by Wes Bunch

Virginia Delegate Terry Kilgore added his voice this week to a growing chorus of lawmakers, community leaders and health officials who are pushing for Lee County's former hospital to be reopened.

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Raines says there's no substitute for his 'many more years of quality experience'

Raines says there's no substitute for his 'many more years of quality experience'

July 25th, 2014 12:35 am by Jeff Bobo

Longtime municipal attorney and municipal judge Chris Raines is seeking to unseat Hawkins County Sessions Judge J. Todd Ross in the Aug. 7 county general election. Raines defeated Terry Risner in the May 6 Democratic primary.

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Ross hopes to continue working to solve Hawkins County's drug crime problems

Ross hopes to continue working to solve Hawkins County's drug crime problems

July 25th, 2014 12:32 am by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County Sessions Judge J. Todd Ross is seeking his first full eight-year term in the Aug. 7 county general election. Ross won a special election in 2012 following the removal of former Judge James Taylor on criminal charges.

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Sullivan, Nussman and Davis lead Hammond Post 3 at Gallatin

Sullivan, Nussman and Davis lead Hammond Post 3 at Gallatin

July 24th, 2014 11:15 pm by staff reports

The Hornets defeated Nashville Post 5 16-4 in the opening round of the 2014 Senior Legion state tournament on Thursday.

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Southwest Virginia Medical Clinics give $700,000 left over from sales and closures for UVa-Wise scholarships

Southwest Virginia Medical Clinics give $700,000 left over from sales and closures for UVa-Wise scholarships

July 24th, 2014 10:00 pm by Stephen Igo

The Southwest Virginia Medical Clinics board of directors has provided a final yet lasting shot in the arm for the benefit of health care oriented students at The University of Virginia's College at Wise.

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Kingsport man charged in hit-and-run with motorcycle

Kingsport man charged in hit-and-run with motorcycle

July 24th, 2014 9:00 pm by Rain Smith

A man wanted for the past month after allegedly striking a Kingsport motorcyclist with a car and fleeing the scene — leaving the rider to be transported to the hospital by EMS — was located on Wednesday and booked into jail.

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