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'Life-changer' - MECC offers Electrical Helper Program

'Life-changer' - MECC offers Electrical Helper Program

January 14th, 2015 1:25 pm by Marci Gore

Those who successfully complete the program will earn nationally recognized trade credentials in the electrical field as well as a GED if they do not already hold a high school credential.

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News Crime Local News
KPD: No motive forthcoming in teen's murder

KPD: No motive forthcoming in teen's murder

January 14th, 2015 12:08 pm by Rain Smith

"The investigation does not arbitrarily cease with the death of the offender," said Tom Patton, public information officer for the Kingsport Police Department.

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Administrator convicted in sex case at Sullivan children's home

Administrator convicted in sex case at Sullivan children's home

January 14th, 2015 10:32 am by Rain Smith

The supervisor of a Sullivan County children's center has been found guilty of failing to report a juvenile's sexual abuse at the facility.

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Community TriCityMom Food
Asiago asparagus soup short on labor, long on taste

Asiago asparagus soup short on labor, long on taste

January 14th, 2015 9:30 am by Donna Commander, Community Columnist

One of my family's most requested soups is Asiago Asparagus. My kids ask for it for birthday dinners and it is a regular on Christmas Eve.

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Regional & National
Morristown man claims $1 million Tennessee Lottery prize

Morristown man claims $1 million Tennessee Lottery prize

January 14th, 2015 6:25 am by Associated Press

According to a news release from the lottery, Larry Musick is a sales manager. He collected his prize from the lottery's Nashville headquarters on Tuesday, accompanied by his wife of 31 years.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
NASCAR driver accused of abuse says ex is trained assassin

NASCAR driver accused of abuse says ex is trained assassin

January 14th, 2015 6:16 am by RANDALL CHASE, Associated Press

Kurt Busch testified Tuesday that he believes his ex-girlfriend is a trained assassin dispatched on covert missions around the world who once returned to him in a blood-splattered gown.

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Hawkins EMS makes appeal to Rogersville BMA

Hawkins EMS makes appeal to Rogersville BMA

January 14th, 2015 5:58 am by Jeff Bobo

"Preferred primary" status for an ambulance service isn't as lucrative as an exclusive franchise, but in Rogersville it may be the difference between life and death for the struggling Hawkins County EMS.

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Virginia lawmaker wins election from jail

Virginia lawmaker wins election from jail

January 14th, 2015 5:45 am by LARRY O'DELL, Associated Press

Apparently plenty of voters were OK with his conviction in a scandal involving his 17-year-old secretary, whose nude photo was found on his cellphone and allegedly shared with a friend.

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Crime Local News
Child rapist accused of trying to contact victim three decades later

Child rapist accused of trying to contact victim three decades later

January 14th, 2015 12:59 am by Jeff Bobo

Jerry Lynn Cox, 73, 140 Beechwood Lane, Surgoinsville, appeared in Hawkins County Sessions Court Monday charged with two counts of violating the terms of his sex offender status, as well as failure to make his quarterly report with the sheriff's office.

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Sports Sports Live
Blue Devils hold off late surge by Bearcats

Blue Devils hold off late surge by Bearcats

January 13th, 2015 11:59 pm by George Thwaites

Gate City absorbed a 24-point performance by the Bearcats' Brett Rodgers — 17 of it scored in the explosive fourth frame — and the Blue Devils held on for a 72-68 win over visiting Virginia High. The Lady Blue Devils won 51-29.

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