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Report indicates manufacturing could replace lost SW Va. coal jobs

Report indicates manufacturing could replace lost SW Va. coal jobs

February 10th, 2015 7:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Although coal production is concentrated in Southwest Virginia's northern counties, the economic impacts of lost jobs ripple throughout the region. A new King University report released Tuesday suggests manufacturing could offset those losses.

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Sullivan County Commission to get facilities plan update Wednesday

Sullivan County Commission to get facilities plan update Wednesday

February 10th, 2015 6:44 pm by Rick Wagner

Ohio-based consultant Tracy Richter to address commissioners on latest list of narrowed facilities options.

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Mormon who runs website for doubting church members ousted

Mormon who runs website for doubting church members ousted

February 10th, 2015 5:34 pm by Associated Press

John Dehlin becomes the second high-profile church member to be excommunicated in the past year in what Mormon scholars consider to be the Utah-based faith's way of keeping dissenters in line.

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Local woman pens book in memory of Alzheimer's-stricken mother

Local woman pens book in memory of Alzheimer's-stricken mother

February 10th, 2015 4:30 pm by Marci Gore

For more than five years, Tammy Darnell was by her mother's side as she battled Alzheimer's. Darnell, a Kingsport native, was the primary caregiver and says she had no idea what to expect as the disease progressed.

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Woman killed in Wise County crash

Woman killed in Wise County crash

February 10th, 2015 2:42 pm by Rain Smith

A weekend, T-bone collision on U.S. Route 23 in Pound, Va., killed one person and injured two others, including a juvenile.

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Fire at Phipps Bend disrupts plant's schedule

Fire at Phipps Bend disrupts plant's schedule

February 10th, 2015 2:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE - It occurred at approximately 12:15 p.m. at Cooper Standard, inside the Phipps Bend Industrial Park. The Church Hill Fire Department responded to find that a dust filter on a deburring machine had caught fire.

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8K child porn images net local man 15 years

8K child porn images net local man 15 years

February 10th, 2015 1:42 pm by Matthew Lane

From October 2013 through February 2014, the now 68-year-old Johnson City man reportedly sent more than a dozen emails of images and videos to an FBI agent.

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Mural, mural on the tower ... Design will show school spirit's power

Mural, mural on the tower ... Design will show school spirit's power

February 10th, 2015 12:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

Eagles, Panthers and Falcons aren't necessarily allies in the wild, but in eastern Hawkins County they're practically brothers and sisters. That close connection will soon be depicted on a water tower in Church Hill.

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Traffic snarled when van overturns on Netherland Inn Road

Traffic snarled when van overturns on Netherland Inn Road

February 10th, 2015 11:33 am by Rain Smith

A Tuesday crash on a busy Kingsport roadway sent one person to the hospital and disrupted many motorists' morning commutes.

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Suspect sought in Bloomingdale church burglaries

Suspect sought in Bloomingdale church burglaries

February 10th, 2015 10:36 am by Rain Smith

Investigators hope surveillance photos can help solve a series of burglaries at a Sullivan County church, where the congregation's offering was stolen on at least two occasions.

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