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Attorney for Church Hill EMS  threatens lawsuit over proposed 911 billing

Attorney for Church Hill EMS threatens lawsuit over proposed 911 billing

December 13th, 2014 12:04 am by Jeff Bobo

E-911 boards across Tennessee have begun billing EMS and police agencies for dispatching to help offset increasing operating costs.

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Opinion
NLRB's chief purpose has become serving unions

NLRB's chief purpose has become serving unions

December 12th, 2014 10:30 pm by Staff Report

As per the National Labor Relations Act that the board administers, it conducts union elections and investigates unfair labor practices.

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Photo Gallery: Volunteer hosts Dobyns-Bennett in Basketball match-up

December 12th, 2014 10:18 pm by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights from a rough and tumble game as the Volunteer Falcons take-on the Dobyns-Bennett Indians. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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News Regional & National
Immigrants flock to workshops after Obama reprieve

Immigrants flock to workshops after Obama reprieve

December 12th, 2014 9:00 pm by AMY TAXIN, Associated Press

In small-town community centers, schools, churches and a vast city convention center, immigrant advocates are spreading the word about President Barack Obama's plan to give millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally a temporary reprieve.

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11-year-old Arkansas girl hails cab ... to Florida

11-year-old Arkansas girl hails cab ... to Florida

December 12th, 2014 7:45 pm by Associated Press

An 11-year-old Arkansas girl paid a cabbie $1,300 to take her to meet a boy in Florida, but authorities caught up with the runaway in Georgia, and found her safe, after her parents reported her missing.

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Cleveland boy with toy gun was shot once by cop, autopsy finds

Cleveland boy with toy gun was shot once by cop, autopsy finds

December 12th, 2014 6:30 pm by By Michael Muskal, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

The death of Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old Cleveland boy who displayed a toy gun, was a homicide caused by a single shot fired by a rookie police officer during a legal intervention, the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office said Friday.

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Apartment complex fire displaces Kingsport residents

Apartment complex fire displaces Kingsport residents

December 12th, 2014 4:41 pm by Rain Smith

A Friday afternoon blaze at Kingsport's Brandy Mill apartments has damaged multiple units and displaced several residents.

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Denied!: Shoplifter arrested after asking detective to use phone

Denied!: Shoplifter arrested after asking detective to use phone

December 12th, 2014 3:15 pm by Nick Shepherd

The incident began on Friday when a plain-clothed officer with the Kingsport Police Department was walking through the parking lot of a local grocery store. He observed a woman walking briskly from the store with a store employee following her.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Gallery: Week of Dec. 7

December 12th, 2014 2:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Many of the photos also appeared in the Dec. 7 edition of Sunday Stories.

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Update: Wise crash totals Head Start bus

Update: Wise crash totals Head Start bus

December 12th, 2014 1:56 pm by Stephen Igo

The Wise County Sheriff's Office reported no injuries to occupants of the bus, but the driver of the other car was taken to a hospital.

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