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After a century, Eastern District Association of Primitive Baptist Churches to convene again at Copper Creek in Scott County

After a century, Eastern District Association of Primitive Baptist Churches to convene again at Copper Creek in Scott County

September 24th, 2014 10:10 am by Marci Gore

Church members estimate that the 39 churches in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia that comprise the Eastern District Association of Primitive Baptist Churches could bring as many as 500 people into the area.

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Ban sought on children working on tobacco farms

Ban sought on children working on tobacco farms

September 24th, 2014 8:37 am by FREDERIC J. FROMMER, Associated Press

Thirty-five House Democrats are urging the Obama administration to prohibit children from working on tobacco farms, citing concerns about ill health effects.

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Fleming: Kingsport focusing on fundamentals 'for a season'

Fleming: Kingsport focusing on fundamentals 'for a season'

September 24th, 2014 8:27 am by Matthew Lane

This year, the city changed its focus from big projects to the fundamentals, with 64 percent of the CIP going toward street improvements, safety and park enhancements.

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Owner of dog that assaulted toddler allegedly told teen, 'I'll blow your brains out'

Owner of dog that assaulted toddler allegedly told teen, 'I'll blow your brains out'

September 24th, 2014 12:00 am by Jeff Bobo

A woman whose dog knocked down and growled at a toddle last week is facing charges after she allegedly threatened to shoot one child in the head and nearly ran over another child while she was retrieving the dog.

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Woman was on phone with 911 when ex allegedly kicked her door in

Woman was on phone with 911 when ex allegedly kicked her door in

September 23rd, 2014 9:20 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County woman called 911 Sunday afternoon when she heard her ex-boyfriend approaching her residence riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle.

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Lady Indians settle for draw with Science Hill

Lady Indians settle for draw with Science Hill

September 23rd, 2014 9:15 pm by Pat Kenney

Science Hill and Dobyns-Bennett battled end to end for 80 minutes and concluded their tussle at Indian Highland Park with a 1-1 draw on Tuesday.

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Crack-smoking Greeneville doctor sentenced to 24 months

Crack-smoking Greeneville doctor sentenced to 24 months

September 23rd, 2014 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Furthermore, Locklear admitted to going back to the office at night to run the Suboxone clinic and seeing patients "with a buzz." In the plea agreement, Locklear said he gave/distributed crack cocaine on occasions to others at no charge.

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Driver allegedly had six pages of traffic violations and a half-smoked joint

Driver allegedly had six pages of traffic violations and a half-smoked joint

September 23rd, 2014 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Kingsport man who was stopped in Church Hill Friday after he allegedly drove over the new traffic markers in front of McDonald's was reportedly found to have a suspended license, a driving history six pages long, and a partly smoked joint.

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Slemp announces bid for commonwealth's attorney

Slemp announces bid for commonwealth's attorney

September 23rd, 2014 8:00 pm by Stephen Igo

Wise attorney Charles H. "Chuck" Slemp III on Tuesday announced his intention to seek the local Republican party nomination to become the next commonwealth's attorney in Wise County pending the determination of a special election for the office.

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Photo Gallery: Dobyns-Bennett vs. Science Hill soccer

September 23rd, 2014 7:55 pm by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights from Tuesday's match at Indian Highland Park. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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