Kingsport Times News Monday, July 27, 2015
Sports
Virginia judge grants Titans WR Hunter bond

Virginia judge grants Titans WR Hunter bond

July 21st, 2015 4:50 pm by BROCK VERGAKIS, Associated Press

The commonwealth's attorney said Justin Hunter started the fight on July 3 when he interrupted a conversation a man was having with someone else at a Virginia Beach bar.

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Community Sunday Stories
Faith in Action: Ross Camp Ground UMC steeped in history

Faith in Action: Ross Camp Ground UMC steeped in history

July 21st, 2015 4:30 pm by Collin Brooks

The church was established in 1843. Pioneers camped out in tents and wagons on the site until homes were built. Ever since that time, the church has been helping the community.

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Attorney chastises Bluff City BMA for suspension of Dulaney

Attorney chastises Bluff City BMA for suspension of Dulaney

July 21st, 2015 4:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

The attorney for former Bluff City City Manager Judy Dulaney calls her recent suspension without pay by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen an embarrassment. Before the suspension, Dulaney was serving as the city recorder but was on sick leave.

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Community Education
Appalachian Community Action Agency seeks volunteer mentors

Appalachian Community Action Agency seeks volunteer mentors

July 21st, 2015 3:30 pm by Community contributor

Appalachian Community Action Agency's (AppCAA) new Volunteer Generation Fund Program is seeking volunteers who will serve as one-on-one mentors to area high school seniors, helping them through the process of preparing for college.

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News Crime Local News
KPD: Reckless gunfire in apartment prompts arrest

KPD: Reckless gunfire in apartment prompts arrest

July 21st, 2015 3:08 pm by Rain Smith

Gunfire through the floor of a Kingsport apartment - and into the bedroom of a neighbor below, who was sleeping with her children - has spurred the arrest of a man on felony charges.

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Hawkins considers new court cost to generate funds for public defender

Hawkins considers new court cost to generate funds for public defender

July 21st, 2015 1:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

The cost of being convicted of a crime in Hawkins County will be a bit higher if the County Commission approves a proposal adding a new fee to a defendant's court costs which would generate revenue for the Public Defender's office.

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Community Outdoors
23rd annual South Holston Lake & River Cleanup will take place Saturday, Aug. 8

23rd annual South Holston Lake & River Cleanup will take place Saturday, Aug. 8

July 21st, 2015 1:30 pm by Community Contributor

Volunteers have removed more than 650 tons of litter from the lake, river and surrounding area during the event over the last 22 years.

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Former Gate City High School teacher waives indictment

Former Gate City High School teacher waives indictment

July 21st, 2015 12:54 pm by Marci Gore

The DUI and child neglect charges stem from an incident in which Jennifer Tate allegedly drove her SUV, that contained her young daughter, into a guardrail and a school bus transporting cheerleaders.

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Bristol man charged with child rape

Bristol man charged with child rape

July 21st, 2015 12:04 pm by Rain Smith

Three weeks after being arrested for alleged "graphic images" he sent to an 11-year-old Sullivan County girl, a Virginia man has now been indicted on multiple counts of rape of a child.

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Opinion
Letters: The time is right for secession

Letters: The time is right for secession

July 21st, 2015 11:30 am by Letters to the Editor

The way things are going, we are no longer entitled to the rights of Americans. I truly and firmly feel the time is right to begin the process of secession and find a place where we are truly free to practice and live as Americans.

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