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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: Trove of blacksmith shop artifacts found under historic Amis House tree trunk

PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: Trove of blacksmith shop artifacts found under historic Amis House tree trunk - VIDEO

June 20th, 2014 7:00 am by Jeff Bobo

They found old tools, hammers, scissors, buckles, horseshoes, tongs, hinges, and other items, as well as a lot of slag, which is a stony waste matter separated from metals during the smelting or refining of ore.

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Gate City man pleads guilty to insurance fraud

Gate City man pleads guilty to insurance fraud

June 20th, 2014 12:08 am by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Southwest Virginia man who claimed a lightning strike killed more than a dozen head of cattle pleaded guilty to insurance fraud during an appearance this week in Scott County court.

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Kingsport BOE approves $67.1 million budget for 2014-15

Kingsport BOE approves $67.1 million budget for 2014-15

June 19th, 2014 11:48 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — City school leaders approved a 2014-15 general purpose budget of more than $67.1 million in a called meeting Thursday night.

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Donations, volunteers still needed for Rogersville's July 4 celebration

Donations, volunteers still needed for Rogersville's July 4 celebration

June 19th, 2014 11:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

The annual celebration has a long tradition of providing wholesome family fun and top name live entertainment at no cost to the public. Another tradition associated with the celebration, however, is acquiring donations and volunteers.

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Photo Gallery: Kingsport Mets Season Opener.

June 19th, 2014 10:02 pm by Ned Jilton

Large crowd turns out to see the K-Mets open season against Danville Braves.

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8 miles of Kingsport roads getting fresh asphalt

8 miles of Kingsport roads getting fresh asphalt

June 19th, 2014 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

A major resurfacing project taking place in downtown Kingsport has drawn people's attention on social media sites, with many questioning the work taking place and why Center Street has been reduced to three lanes.

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Falling tree kills NY man in Abingdon

Falling tree kills NY man in Abingdon

June 19th, 2014 8:30 pm by Wes Bunch

ABINGDON — A New York man died Thursday afternoon after being struck by a tree that fell during a thunderstorm that swept through downtown Abingdon.

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92-year-old Hawkins woman reports $7,000 worth of jewelry stolen

92-year-old Hawkins woman reports $7,000 worth of jewelry stolen

June 19th, 2014 8:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

Responding HCSO Deputy Mark Herrell said there was no signs of forced entry at the residence.

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Judge Faulk grateful for prayers as his battle against cancer continues

Judge Faulk grateful for prayers as his battle against cancer continues

June 19th, 2014 8:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

Circuit Judge Mike Faulk said Thursday he had just completed his fourth round of chemotherapy and was on his way home to Hawkins County to take his place back on the bench.

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Area golf tourney raising funds to assist area cancer patients

Area golf tourney raising funds to assist area cancer patients

June 19th, 2014 6:00 pm by Stephen Igo

The Harold Lester Memorial Golf Tournament supports the Harold Lester Memorial Fund, a program of Mountain Empire Older Citizens, Inc.'s Mountain Laurel Cancer Support and Resource Center.

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