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Stocks close at a record high as energy sector recovers

Stocks close at a record high as energy sector recovers

February 13th, 2015 5:37 pm by Associated Press

"Stability seems to be coming back," said JJ Kinahan, chief strategist at TD Ameritrade. "Overall, I think the market is going to go higher ... but it may be a case of two steps forward, one step back."

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A Life Well Lived: Marie 'MomBrie' Thompson was a mother to all

A Life Well Lived: Marie 'MomBrie' Thompson was a mother to all

February 13th, 2015 5:00 pm by Katherine Scoggins

When Marie's family grew to include grandchildren, typical of Southern women, she felt she was too young to be called "grandma" or even "grandmother" ~ so her nickname "MomBrie" was born.

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Traffic stop nets pot, pills, cash

Traffic stop nets pot, pills, cash

February 13th, 2015 3:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL - Around 7:30 p.m. Thursday CHPD Officer Dustin Dean reportedly observed a gold colored Honda nearly strike another vehicle while the driver was traveling east on Highway 11-W near the Silver Lake Road intersection.

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KPD drug bust turns up 'multiple' fake IDs

KPD drug bust turns up 'multiple' fake IDs

February 13th, 2015 12:30 pm by Rain Smith

A complaint of possible criminal activity at a Kingsport residence has led to the arrest of an illegal immigrant, according to police, as he possessed drugs, guns and multiple fake IDs.

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FISHING REPORT:  Winter blast throws curve to area anglers

FISHING REPORT: Winter blast throws curve to area anglers

February 13th, 2015 12:00 pm by George Thwaites

Daytime temperatures were recently nice enough to coax quite a few fair weather fishermen onto the water. But as of this moment, angling is once again the province of the strong-willed.

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SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 2.13.15 - VIDEO

February 13th, 2015 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

We meet some new adoptable shelter animals on this week's Furry Friends video. This week we meet: Amber, Cassie, Chester, Gracie, Jack, and Zoro. Also, the photo gallery below has photos of new adoptable shelter animals that have come in this week.

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UPDATE: VSP investigating Pennington Gap Town Hall fire

UPDATE: VSP investigating Pennington Gap Town Hall fire

February 13th, 2015 10:39 am by Stephen Igo

A fire that destroyed the Pennington Gap Town Hall on Thursday night is now being probed by the Virginia State Police.

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Frustrated Republicans taste limits of majority control

Frustrated Republicans taste limits of majority control

February 13th, 2015 9:46 am by ERICA WERNER, Associated Press

It wasn't supposed to be like this for Republicans. A month into their control of both chambers of Congress, they are confronting the very real possibility of a shutdown of the Homeland Security Department later this month.

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Opinion
Bill should give troubled veterans the help they need

Bill should give troubled veterans the help they need

February 13th, 2015 9:28 am by Editorial Board

The mental health of our veterans should be at the forefront of this discussion. Since its inception in 2007, the VA's Veterans Crisis Line has taken nearly 1.4 million calls and helped make more than 42,000 rescues of veterans contemplating suicide.

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Former Washington County jail supervisor pleads guilty to shoplifting

Former Washington County jail supervisor pleads guilty to shoplifting

February 13th, 2015 7:58 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Richard "Rick" Edens Jr., 49, Telford, was issued a misdemeanor citation on Nov. 21 after he tried to get out of Sam's Club, 300 Franklin Terrace, Johnson City, with $254 worth of merchandise concealed inside a puppy training pad box.

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