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Virginia man faces felony for failing to register as a sex offender

Virginia man faces felony for failing to register as a sex offender

August 23rd, 2014 4:00 pm by Matthew Lane

According to the indictment, Mitchell was found guilty of two counts of indecent liberties with a child under the age of 15 in Wise County Virginia Circuit Court in March 2008.

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Suspicious object turns out to be Star Wars toy

Suspicious object turns out to be Star Wars toy

August 23rd, 2014 3:30 pm by Associated Press

Police in Juneau took a call Tuesday to check out a suspicious device spotted on the side of a road.

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Berry twins continue family tradition at UT

Berry twins continue family tradition at UT

August 23rd, 2014 2:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee twins Elliott and Evan Berry say they don't feel extra pressure playing defense for the Volunteers, following the path of their older and very successful brother.

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Boyfriend allegedly broke beer bottle over woman's head during argument

Boyfriend allegedly broke beer bottle over woman's head during argument

August 23rd, 2014 2:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill woman told police her boyfriend broke a beer bottle over her head as he was moving some of his things, and her beer, out of her house last week.

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Ice bucket challenge may change nonprofit world

Ice bucket challenge may change nonprofit world

August 23rd, 2014 2:00 pm by ALICIA RANCILIO, Associated Press

Since the ALS Association began tracking the campaign's progress on July 29, it has raised more than $53.3 million from 1.1 million new donors in what is one of the most viral philanthropic social media campaigns in history.

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Volcanic eruption begins under Iceland glacier

Volcanic eruption begins under Iceland glacier

August 23rd, 2014 1:45 pm by JENNA GOTTLIEB and JILL LAWLESS, Associated Press

Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano began erupting Saturday under the country's largest glacier after a week of seismic activity rattled the area with thousands of earthquakes. The eruption prompted Iceland to raise its aviation alert level to red.

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Beamer tabs Brewer to start for Hokies

Beamer tabs Brewer to start for Hokies

August 23rd, 2014 1:30 pm by Staff Report

Junior transfer Michael Brewer will be Virginia Tech's starting quarterback when the Hokies take the field next Saturday for their season opener against William & Mary, coach Frank Beamer announced Saturday.

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HCSO: Burglary suspect said he was meeting his 'mistress' at crime scene

HCSO: Burglary suspect said he was meeting his 'mistress' at crime scene

August 23rd, 2014 12:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man allegedly caught red-handed stealing copper wiring from a mobile office at an asphalt plant last week allegedly told police he was there to meet his "mistress."

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This week in crime

This week in crime

August 23rd, 2014 10:15 am by Staff Report

This week's stories include a grandmother arrested for allegedly beating a child, a couple charged over "nasty" living conditions, a charity official charged with embezzlement of library funds and a THP trooper placed on leave.

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Barter Theatre's 'Ring of Fire' traveling to Carter Family Fold

Barter Theatre's 'Ring of Fire' traveling to Carter Family Fold

August 23rd, 2014 10:00 am by Marci Gore

Created by Richard Maltby Jr., conceived by William Meade, and adapted from the Broadway Production by Richard Maltby Jr. and Jason Edwards, "Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash," brings to life Cash's musical talents.

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