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BB vandals inflict $7K in damages along Stone Drive

BB vandals inflict $7K in damages along Stone Drive

October 2nd, 2014 1:09 pm by Rain Smith

Business and vehicle windows were shattered at five separate locations along Stone Drive over the final week of September, according to police, resulting in approximately $7,000 in damages from a BB or pellet gun.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 10.2.14

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 10.2.14 - VIDEO

October 2nd, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Need a break from your day? Meet some puppies and kitties who need a good home at the Kingsport Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Coco, Ivan, Lilly Mae, Karma, and Ginger.

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Report: Defense, VA spending has $2.25 B impact on region

Report: Defense, VA spending has $2.25 B impact on region

October 2nd, 2014 10:10 am by Hank Hayes

"Clearly, the defense and veterans' affairs sector is a tremendous asset for (the) Tri-Cities region," the report concluded. "Changes in the level of (Department of Defense) and veterans' affairs expenditures will have a significant impact upon the region

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Old-time country store goes solar in Hampton

Old-time country store goes solar in Hampton

October 2nd, 2014 6:36 am by John Thompson, NET News Service

Brown's Grocery and Hardware store is an old-time country store with newfangled ideas. While the inside of the hardware section of the store looks like it is still the 1950s, the store's roof is definitely 21st century.

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Bumgarner, Giants silence Pirates 8-0 to advance

Bumgarner, Giants silence Pirates 8-0 to advance

October 1st, 2014 11:46 pm by Associated Press

After silencing a black-clad crowd hoping for another Pittsburgh playoff run, San Francisco will face NL East champion Washington in the Division Series beginning Friday.

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Photos: Local students log 'Morning Mile' on path to good health

Photos: Local students log 'Morning Mile' on path to good health

October 1st, 2014 11:00 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Each school day morning this 2014-15 school year, hundreds of students in 10 public schools across the Tri-Cities run or walk before going to classes.

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Ebola-infected passenger was sent home from Dallas ER

Ebola-infected passenger was sent home from Dallas ER

October 1st, 2014 10:56 pm by Associated Press

The decision by Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital to release the patient, who had recently arrived from Liberia, could have put others at risk of exposure to Ebola before the man went back to the ER a couple of days later, when his condition worsened.

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Gate City man gets 20 years in death of fellow inmate

Gate City man gets 20 years in death of fellow inmate

October 1st, 2014 10:42 pm by Nick Shepherd

Shannon Bellamy, 23, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the death of Jeffrey Kilgore by way of an Alford plea in April 2014. An Alford plea is when the defendant does not admit the act but concedes the prosecution could likely prove the charge.

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Drool Party: Dogs get their day at Kingsport Aquatic Center

Drool Party: Dogs get their day at Kingsport Aquatic Center

October 1st, 2014 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Dogs of all shapes and sizes are welcome to come to the aquatic center from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday to enjoy an afternoon in the pool. The cost of the event is $5 per dog with a maximum of two dogs per person.

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Justice and mercy: New Hawkins prosecutors want to make the community safer

Justice and mercy: New Hawkins prosecutors want to make the community safer

October 1st, 2014 7:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Wednesday morning the newest member of the Hawkins County prosecution team, Akiah Highsmith, was sworn in by Judge John Dugger.

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