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Local guitarist finds he has come full circle

Local guitarist finds he has come full circle

August 9th, 2013 7:19 am by Rebekah Wilson

James Alan Shelton has been the lead guitarist for Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys for 19 years. “I don’t get to do solo performances very often, so this is really a rare opportunity for me, and I’m thrilled to get to do it in Kingsport."

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Crack cocaine allegedly seized from Kingsport pair

August 9th, 2013 7:11 am by Staff Report

Two Kingsport residents have been charged with possession of more than a kilogram of crack cocaine following a traffic stop that occurred earlier this week along Interstate 26 in Unicoi County.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

August 9th, 2013 7:09 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, including the blaze in a rugged Southern California mountain range that has spread to 22 square miles.

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Sports
Emmert says NCAA getting out of jersey-selling business

Emmert says NCAA getting out of jersey-selling business

August 9th, 2013 3:00 am by MICHAEL MAROT, AP Sports Writer

NCAA President Mark Emmert said Thursday the NCAA would stop selling memorabilia after reports this week that team jerseys and other items linked to individual schools could be found on its website by searching for specific player names.

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Police say Fla. man killed wife, posted photo of corpse on Facebook

Police say Fla. man killed wife, posted photo of corpse on Facebook

August 9th, 2013 12:05 am by Associated Press

Miami-Dade police said in an arrest affidavit that Derek Medina, 31, said he shot Jennifer Alfonso, 26, at their South Miami home after she said she was “leaving him.”

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Castlewood's Taylor going back to the future

Castlewood's Taylor going back to the future

August 9th, 2013 12:04 am by George Thwaites

The longtime Lebanon defensive coordinator assumed the reins of the Blue Devils program last week after the surprise reassignment of David Scammell.

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Egypt’s coup puts fearful Christians in a corner

Egypt’s coup puts fearful Christians in a corner

August 8th, 2013 11:20 pm by Associated Press

ASSIUT, Egypt (AP) — It was nighttime and 10,000 Islamists were marching down the most heavily Christian street in this ancient Egyptian city, chanting “Islamic, Islamic, despite the Christians.”

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Pharmacy school uses drop boxes in study of prescription drug abuse

Pharmacy school uses drop boxes in study of prescription drug abuse

August 8th, 2013 10:57 pm by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — Steel, locked boxes stationed outside several local law enforcement agencies, including the Kingsport Police Department and Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office, may eventually provide new insights on the region’s abuse of prescription drugs.

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Two indicted in alleged false claim for dead cattle

Two indicted in alleged false claim for dead cattle

August 8th, 2013 10:54 pm by Wes Bunch

Two local men — including a well-known Gate City veterinarian — were indicted earlier this week for allegedly submitting a false, $22,000 insurance claim for dead cattle.

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Eastside story: Wise County students swarm back to ‘new’ old high school

Eastside story: Wise County students swarm back to ‘new’ old high school

August 8th, 2013 10:46 pm by Stephen Igo

COEBURN — Fifteen-year-old Bailey Martin of Coeburn provided a bright and promising summation of her first day back at school on Thursday. “It’s going to be a really, really good year,” declared the Eastside High School student.

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