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Up in smoke: Meth suspects elude cop with chemical cloud

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Up in smoke: Meth suspects elude cop with chemical cloud

December 19th, 2014 3:34 pm by Nick Shepherd

A high-speed pursuit in Southwest Virginia resulted in a deputy crashing his cruiser after acid, which was allegedly tossed out of a window by meth suspects, created a cloud of gas on the highway.

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'Helping the FBI' nets man felony charges

'Helping the FBI' nets man felony charges

December 19th, 2014 11:18 am by Rain Smith

A frightened female motorist's 911 call has landed a man in the Sullivan County jail, as he allegedly attempted to run the woman off the road multiple times in a high-speed chase — then explained his actions as "helping the FBI in a manhunt."

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Committee recommends new Sullivan County high schools

Committee recommends new Sullivan County high schools

December 18th, 2014 8:00 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — The days of Sullivan County's Rebels and Raiders could be coming to a close, and the Cougars and Patriots could enter the history books, too.

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World's largest cargo aircraft stopping at TCRA

World's largest cargo aircraft stopping at TCRA

December 19th, 2014 7:00 pm by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE — An Antonov aircraft is expected to be at Tri-Cities Regional Airport the day after Christmas to pick up Bell Helicopter aircraft.

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Share-A-Like: Readers invited to share recipes

Share-A-Like: Readers invited to share recipes

December 19th, 2014 6:30 pm by Staff Report

We're asking Times-News readers to share their favorite recipes - starting with your favorite snacks and goodies for all those holiday bowl games.

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FBI confirms North Korean government behind Sony cyberattack

FBI confirms North Korean government behind Sony cyberattack

December 19th, 2014 1:42 pm by By Richard A. Serrano, Tribune Washington Bureau (TNS)

The hacking came as Sony was prepared to release "The Interview," which depicts an assassination plot against Kim Jong Un. After many U.S. theater owners said they would not show the picture, Sony canceled its scheduled release.

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Gold medalist Michael Phelps pleads guilty to DUI

Gold medalist Michael Phelps pleads guilty to DUI

December 19th, 2014 12:56 pm by JULIET LINDERMAN, Associated Press

Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps pleaded guilty to drunken driving on Friday, almost three months after he was arrested after leaving a Baltimore casino.

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A Life Well Lived: Tilden Fleming led by example

A Life Well Lived: Tilden Fleming led by example

December 19th, 2014 12:05 pm by Katherine Scoggins

Tilden Fleming believed it was important to remember "where you came from" and to give back to your community. Those lessons have made a lasting impact on his family and friends.

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Sulphur Bells! Sulphur bells! It's Christmas time at South Holston

Sulphur Bells! Sulphur bells! It's Christmas time at South Holston

December 19th, 2014 12:00 pm by George Thwaites

Yes, it's not the time of year for them. But the sulphur mayflies have been coming off in droves among the BWO that you'd normally expect to encounter.

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SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 12.19.14 - VIDEO

December 19th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

This will be the last Furry Friends episode of 2014. We will be back in January. This week we meet: . Also, the photo gallery below has photos of adoptable shelter animals.

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Police apprehend Kingsport child neglect, assault suspect

Police apprehend Kingsport child neglect, assault suspect

December 19th, 2014 10:18 am by Nick Shepherd

Daniel Powell had been wanted since Sunday, when he allegedly forced his way inside an apartment to attack his girlfriend, then fled with his 13-month-old child.

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