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Ladley chosen to lead AHA state program

Ladley chosen to lead AHA state program

August 26th, 2015 8:30 am by By Community Contributor

Dr. Ladley will hold this voluntary role for two years while continuing to practice as an interventional cardiologist for the Wellmont CVA Heart Institute.

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Study: 'Super lice' strain in Tennessee and Virginia

Study: 'Super lice' strain in Tennessee and Virginia

August 26th, 2015 7:12 am by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT - Local school and health department officials said the strain of lice resistant to treatment is not yet suspected locally in schools, where lice can spread easily.

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Bristol feels the wrath of McIlwraith, Berrios homers in K-Mets 6-0 win

Bristol feels the wrath of McIlwraith, Berrios homers in K-Mets 6-0 win

August 26th, 2015 12:24 am by George Thwaites

Kingsport (34-27) moved to 2 games ahead of Elizabethton and Greeneville in the Appalachian League West Division. Pulaski (39-22) has a 5-game lead over Princeton in the East Division race.

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Former operators of Brian Center sentenced

Former operators of Brian Center sentenced

August 25th, 2015 11:09 pm by Marci Gore

Two of the four operators of the former Brian Center in Weber City were sentenced on Monday in U.S. District Court in Abingdon on federal racketeering charges related to the operation of the skilled nursing facility.

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Dobyns-Bennett stuns Tennessee High 3-1 in District 1-AAA girls soccer

Dobyns-Bennett stuns Tennessee High 3-1 in District 1-AAA girls soccer

August 25th, 2015 9:34 pm by Pat Kenney

Freshmen McKenzie Guest and Allison Glynn scored D-B's goals in the upset win on Tuesday at the Stone Castle.

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Two remain hospitalized following school bus crash in Scott

Two remain hospitalized following school bus crash in Scott

August 25th, 2015 9:00 pm by Marci Gore

The driver, David M. Kinkead, 48, of Fort Blackmore, was not injured in the crash. He was wearing a seat belt. Kinkead was charged with failure to maintain control of the bus.

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Hawkins men accused of providing meth to three juveniles

Hawkins men accused of providing meth to three juveniles

August 25th, 2015 8:37 pm by Jeff Bobo

Two of the juveniles were 14-year-old girls and the other was a 17-year-old boy, and all three were allegedly under the influence of meth Saturday when a HCSO Deputy found them in the vacant residence.

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Teen named in 11 count indictment for two Hawkins wrecks

Teen named in 11 count indictment for two Hawkins wrecks

August 25th, 2015 7:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Grand Jury reduced the number of felonies against Nicholas Dru Dempsey from five to one related to wrecks that occurred on Nov. 25, 2014 and Feb. 6, 2015.

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Bluff City mower accident ends in fatality

Bluff City mower accident ends in fatality

August 25th, 2015 6:36 pm by Staff report

Police say it appears that the victim was mowing a sloped section of her yard when the mower rolled over, pinning her underneath.

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Hawkins Commission approves 2015-16 budget with no tax increase

Hawkins Commission approves 2015-16 budget with no tax increase

August 25th, 2015 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

With all the controversy that went with last year's 12 cent property tax increase, Hawkins County Commissioner enjoyed a much less stressful budget process this year, approving the 2015-16 budget Monday with no tax hike and minimal dissent.

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