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Teen neighbor held in road-rage killing of Vegas mother

Teen neighbor held in road-rage killing of Vegas mother

February 20th, 2015 5:00 pm by KEN RITTER, Associated Press

With the suspected gunman in jail, police focused Friday on finding an accomplice in what they have portrayed as the road-rage killing of a Las Vegas mother outside her home.

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Street fighters: 'Tussle' in roadway blocks traffic

Street fighters: 'Tussle' in roadway blocks traffic

February 20th, 2015 2:34 pm by Rain Smith

A patrol officer found a Saturn "stopped in the middle" of Lynn Road: "Literally straddling the center yellow lines." Upon approaching the vehicle, the officer observed that the driver had his passenger "in a headlock."

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Gallery: Week of Feb. 15

February 20th, 2015 2:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Some of the photos featured here also appeared in the Feb. 15 edition of Sunday Stories.

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Stolen med claim leads to Sullivan  meth bust

Stolen med claim leads to Sullivan meth bust

February 20th, 2015 1:06 pm by Rain Smith

A report of stolen medication has led police to a Kingsport home and the unexpected discovery of an alleged methamphetamine operation.

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Sports Sports Live
Tempted to go fishing? Hold your horses, tie some flies instead

Tempted to go fishing? Hold your horses, tie some flies instead

February 20th, 2015 1:00 pm by George Thwaites

Sub-freezing temperatures are as good an excuse as any for fly fishers to stay indoors and tie a fly or two for prettier days ahead.

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Armed man triggers alarm, arrest at Blountville office

Armed man triggers alarm, arrest at Blountville office

February 20th, 2015 11:24 am by Rain Smith

A disorderly and irate man at the Sullivan County tag office prompted an employee to punch the panic alarm on Thursday, with police saying the suspect reached for a loaded gun in his waistband when approached by a responding officer.

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Opinion
Letters: White House has made U.S. irrelevant

Letters: White House has made U.S. irrelevant

February 20th, 2015 9:50 am by Letters to the Editor

President Barack Obama has yet to identify the terrorists as Islamic. When notified of an American being beheaded, Obama read from the Teleprompter and went to play golf. Is it any wonder our enemies don't fear us?

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TVA sets record demand for February

TVA sets record demand for February

February 20th, 2015 8:38 am by Associated Press

The electric provider says meeting the high demand required a combined effort from its generating facilities and 155 local power companies and large industrial customers. TVA had also asked businesses and households to conserve energy.

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Micro-drone flying competition at  UVa-Wise Saturday

Micro-drone flying competition at UVa-Wise Saturday

February 19th, 2015 11:39 pm by Stephen Igo

A flying circus with a purpose is on tap at the David J. Prior Convocation Center on Saturday at The University of Virginia's College at Wise.

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No. 6 Lady Vols top Tide 77-56, stay unbeaten inside SEC

No. 6 Lady Vols top Tide 77-56, stay unbeaten inside SEC

February 19th, 2015 11:36 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Ariel Massengale scored 17 points and shot 5-for-11 from 3-point range Thursday night and the sixth-ranked Lady Vols beat Alabama 77-56 to remain unbeaten in Southeastern Conference play.

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