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Could Paula Deen’s words bring down her empire?

Could Paula Deen’s words bring down her empire?

June 20th, 2013 7:15 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Paula Deen should hope for more fans like Jennifer Everett of Tyler, Texas, who carried a shopping bag filled with $53 worth of merchandise from the celebrity chef’s Georgia store on Thursday.

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Christian group apologizes for attempts to turn gays straight

Christian group apologizes for attempts to turn gays straight

June 20th, 2013 6:24 pm by Associated Press

The leader of Exodus International, a Christian ministry that worked to help people repress same-sex attraction, has apologized to the gay community for inflicting “years of undue suffering.”

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Police seek info on missing Scott County teen

Police seek info on missing Scott County teen

June 20th, 2013 5:28 pm by Rain Smith

Cody Lyn Collins, 19, was last seen in Weber City, Va. The Scott County Sheriff's Office says he's approximately 6 feet 2 inches and 175 lbs, with brown hair and blue eyes.

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Hawkins man allegedly fires gun toward family members, including child

Hawkins man allegedly fires gun toward family members, including child

June 20th, 2013 4:57 pm by Rain Smith

A Church Hill man has been arrested for allegedly firing a gun at the occupied porch of his mother-in-law — also his next door neighbor — during an altercation with her boyfriend.

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2 charged in 'vicious' pit bull attack that injured mother, daughter in Bristol, Va., park

2 charged in 'vicious' pit bull attack that injured mother, daughter in Bristol, Va., park

June 20th, 2013 4:35 pm by NET News Service

Police announced Thursday the arrests of two people in what had been described as a "vicious" dog attack that injured a woman and her daughter last week in a Bristol park.

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House rejects farm bill, 62 Republicans vote no

House rejects farm bill, 62 Republicans vote no

June 20th, 2013 4:00 pm by MARY CLARE JALONICK,Associated Press

The House rejected a five-year, half-trillion-dollar farm bill Thursday that would have cut $2 billion annually from food stamps and let states impose broad new work requirements on those who receive them.

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Panty raid: Employee busts woman stealing $900 worth of undies

Panty raid: Employee busts woman stealing $900 worth of undies

June 20th, 2013 3:25 pm by Rain Smith

An officer was dispatched to Belk in the Kingsport Town Center. Loss prevention had a woman in custody, saying that she had earlier purchased items in the store.

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Judge denies motion to dismiss misconduct charges against ex-Unicoi Co. sheriff Harris

Judge denies motion to dismiss misconduct charges against ex-Unicoi Co. sheriff Harris

June 20th, 2013 2:28 pm by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

According to an order from Senior Judge Jon Kerry Blackwood filed Thursday morning in Unicoi County Criminal Court, a motion previously filed by Harris' defense attorney Jim Bowman has been denied.

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Day of Caring

Day of Caring

June 20th, 2013 2:20 pm by Staff Report

Eastman Credit Union volunteers planted flowers in 64 flower boxes at Robert E. Lee Apartments as part of the United Way’s Week of Caring.

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KPD files no charges against man shot in standoff

KPD files no charges against man shot in standoff

June 20th, 2013 1:09 pm by Rain Smith

Kingsport police have filed no charges against a man who allegedly attempted to flee officers as they served warrants for his arrest, igniting a standoff that ended when he was shot in the abdomen after making "threatening gestures."

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