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Former Titans QB Locker retiring from NFL

Former Titans QB Locker retiring from NFL

March 10th, 2015 5:18 pm by Jim Wyatt, The Tennessean

The Titans' first-round pick in the 2011 NFL draft issued a statement on Tuesday at the start of the NFL's free agency period. His contract had expired, and the team had no plans to bring him back.

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5 charged in connection with Tenn. woman's death

5 charged in connection with Tenn. woman's death

March 10th, 2015 4:45 pm by Associated Press

Four people have been arrested in connection with the death of a woman whose body was found burned in Middle Tennessee, and a fifth person has been added to Tennessee's Ten Most Wanted list.

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Photos: Kingsport seniors run pets through dog show

Photos: Kingsport seniors run pets through dog show

March 10th, 2015 2:55 pm by David Grace

The Kingsport Senior Center held their annual dog show on Tuesday at the Renaissance Center. The contest featured 12 dogs and their handlers, vying for a variety of titles.

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Dutch group seeking photo of WWII Hawkins soldier

Dutch group seeking photo of WWII Hawkins soldier

March 10th, 2015 2:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A foundation that "adopts" U.S. military graves in the Netherlands is working to put faces alongside the more than 10,000 names (including one Hawkins County native) carved in stone at a WWII cemetery and memorial in Margraten.

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Sullivan County stings net $80K in counterfeit goods

Sullivan County stings net $80K in counterfeit goods

March 10th, 2015 12:51 pm by Rain Smith

Police report that the parking lot sales of counterfeit merchandise - including fake North Face jackets, Beats headphones and designer purses - has prompted a pair of Sullivan County arrests, along with the seizure of hundreds of pieces of bogus products.

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Slap to woman's butt nets felony for Kingsport teen

Slap to woman's butt nets felony for Kingsport teen

March 10th, 2015 10:34 am by Rain Smith

A man has been arrested for allegedly stalking a female through a Kingsport hospital, then delivering an unsolicited, unwelcome slap to her rear before running away.

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Tennessee looks at school systems' administrative costs

Tennessee looks at school systems' administrative costs

March 10th, 2015 9:57 am by Rick Wagner

Northeast Tennessee public schools systems' administrative costs as a percentage of operating budgets vary from 7.2 percent in Washington County to 13.3 percent for Rogersville City School, according to a just-released report.

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Opinion
Alley played a major role in advancing area's economy

Alley played a major role in advancing area's economy

March 10th, 2015 9:34 am by Editorial Board

While many remember him exclusively for running a Stone Drive car dealership, Wallace Alley had a leadership role in the late 1980s that moved Kingsport and the region forward on two economic fronts.

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TDOT 'a little overwhelmed' with pothole repairs

TDOT 'a little overwhelmed' with pothole repairs

March 10th, 2015 9:20 am by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The snow and ice may be gone, but the damage they left behind is still evident.

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Secret Service testing drones, how to disrupt their flying

Secret Service testing drones, how to disrupt their flying

March 10th, 2015 8:56 am by ALICIA A. CALDWELL and JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press

A U.S. official briefed on the plans said the Secret Service was testing drones for law enforcement or protection efforts and to look for ways, such as signal jamming, to thwart threats from civilian drones.

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