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Fireworks allegedly thrown at Kingsport children leads to arrest of man, mother

Fireworks allegedly thrown at Kingsport children leads to arrest of man, mother

July 3rd, 2014 11:23 am by Rain Smith

A man who allegedly threw fireworks at Kingsport children — then engaged in an altercation with a father who took issue — faces multiple charges, including resisting arrest after a scuffle with officers.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 7.3.14

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 7.3.14 - VIDEO

July 3rd, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Need a break from your day? Meet some puppies who need a good home at the Kingsport Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Ariel, Hardy, Czar, Billy Bob, and Marley.

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Sheriff: Abingdon man 'acted appropriately' in shooting intruder

Sheriff: Abingdon man 'acted appropriately' in shooting intruder

July 3rd, 2014 10:30 am by Nick Shepherd

A Washington County, Va., man was shot late Wednesday night while trying to break into a home, according to a press release.

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Bucs to play Emory & Henry in 2015

Bucs to play Emory & Henry in 2015

July 3rd, 2014 7:40 am by Joe Avento, NET News Service

East Tennessee State's first scheduled football game was announced with a lot of fanfair and hoopla. The second one? Not so much.

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Rogersville City School exceeds state mandated student intervention guidelines

Rogersville City School exceeds state mandated student intervention guidelines

July 3rd, 2014 7:00 am by Jeff Bobo

In a nutshell, the program calls for students who are struggling in math or reading to spend time with an "interventionist" in a setting where they receive more personal instruction.

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University of Texas student pleads guilty to terrorism charges

University of Texas student pleads guilty to terrorism charges

July 3rd, 2014 6:45 am by By Jazmine Ulloa, Austin American-Statesman (MCT)

Law enforcement officials and retired military officers hailed the investigations that they said brought two men to swift justice, citing concerns over homegrown terrorism and a possible rise in Westerners joining an al-Qaida offshoot.

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KFD: Leave fireworks to the pros

KFD: Leave fireworks to the pros

July 3rd, 2014 6:40 am by Matthew Lane

In Sullivan County, fireworks can be used between the hours of 2 and 10 p.m., on July 4. Fireworks must be at least 100 feet away from residences unless permission is given by the homeowner. Violators could be fined up to $500.

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Hurricane Arthur forms in the Atlantic

Hurricane Arthur forms in the Atlantic

July 3rd, 2014 6:22 am by EMERY P. DALESIO, Associated Press

Arthur strengthened to a hurricane early Thursday and threatened to give North Carolina a glancing blow on Independence Day, prompting the governor to warn vacationers along the coast not to risk their safety.

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Man accused of  macing mom's boyfriend charged with aggravated burglary, auto burglary

Man accused of macing mom's boyfriend charged with aggravated burglary, auto burglary

July 2nd, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who had been wanted for allegedly macing his mother's boyfriend in January was arrested Sunday morning along with another man during a residential burglary.

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Region set to celebrate independence with parades, fireworks, history

Region set to celebrate independence with parades, fireworks, history

July 2nd, 2014 9:54 pm by J. H. Osborne

KINGSPORT — Communities across the region will mark Independence Day with a multitude of patriotic celebrations Friday.

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