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Virginia man who beat man unconscious, stole pain pills and $17 sentenced

Virginia man who beat man unconscious, stole pain pills and $17 sentenced

February 16th, 2015 6:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

The victim was tied up with tubing from his medical devices and bound by duct tape. A knife was held to his throat while two of the suspects searched for pain medication and money, ransacking the residence.

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No. 6 Lady Vols lose Harrison to torn ACL

No. 6 Lady Vols lose Harrison to torn ACL

February 16th, 2015 4:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee will have to continue its chase for a Southeastern Conference women's basketball title without star center Isabelle Harrison, who sustained a torn anterior cruciate ligament during Sunday's game against Kentucky.

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VDOT urges residents to hunker down: Robust snowfall expected to continue across Southwest Virginia

VDOT urges residents to hunker down: Robust snowfall expected to continue across Southwest Virginia

February 16th, 2015 1:17 pm by Stephen Igo

Snow began falling at around 8 a.m. Monday across Wise County and neighboring counties, and it has been relentless as predicted thus far, quickly making driving treacherous.

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Hawkins County Humane Society - New adoptable animals.

February 16th, 2015 11:00 am by Staff Report

Starting this week, TimesNews.net will be posting new adoptable animal photos each Monday from the Hawkins County Humane Society.

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Community Scrapbook: Pee Wee Boys Basketball

February 16th, 2015 10:30 am by Jason Wilburn, Community Contributor

Kingsport Parks and Recreation salutes all of its 7-8 Pee Wee League boys' basketball teams! A special congratulations to the Nuggets ~ your league champions.

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Live blog for updates about the winter storm

Live blog for updates about the winter storm

February 16th, 2015 9:50 am by Staff report

This live blog will be periodically updated throughout the day giving all the latest news for the winter storm hitting our area.

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Egypt strikes IS group in Libya after video of mass killing

Egypt strikes IS group in Libya after video of mass killing

February 16th, 2015 9:38 am by MAGGIE MICHAEL, Associated Press; HAMZA HENDAWI, Associated Press

Egyptian warplanes struck Islamic State targets in Libya on Monday in swift retribution for the extremists' beheading of a group of Egyptian Christian hostages on a beach, shown in a grisly online video released hours earlier.

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Make it bearable: Students replenish Hawkins sheriff's supply of stuffed toys for kids in distress

Make it bearable: Students replenish Hawkins sheriff's supply of stuffed toys for kids in distress

February 16th, 2015 9:35 am by Jeff Bobo

When times get tough for a child, sometimes having a Teddy Bear to hold onto can make all the difference in the world. Unfortunately, children are often pulled into the unpleasant adult circumstances that require police intervention.

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Alabama gay marriage fight echoes states' rights battles

Alabama gay marriage fight echoes states' rights battles

February 16th, 2015 9:34 am by KIM CHANDLER, Associated Press; CURT ANDERSON, Associated Press

Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore, an outspoken critic of gay marriage, was fighting to stop gay weddings using a states' rights argument that conjured up those historical ghosts of slavery, the Civil War and the battle against desegregation.

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Right leadership vital for Kingsport's continued success

Right leadership vital for Kingsport's continued success

February 16th, 2015 9:32 am by Editorial Board

County Mayor Richard Venable and economist Steb Hipple have cause for concern. And those concerns make clear that residents must keep in place the kind of leadership that will continue to make the necessary investments to generate new growth and jobs.

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