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7 weather-related deaths confirmed in Tennessee

7 weather-related deaths confirmed in Tennessee

February 19th, 2015 8:00 pm by Associated Press

Three victims suffered from hypothermia and the rest died in traffic accidents, including a 10-year-old boy. Tennessee remains in a state of emergency with more ice and snow predicted for Friday.

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Local News
KFD responds to Montrose structure fire, rescues dog

KFD responds to Montrose structure fire, rescues dog - VIDEO

February 19th, 2015 5:17 pm by David Grace

Firefighters arrived on the scene to find flames coming through the roof of the single-story brick home. Despite strong winds and temperatures in the single digits, firefighters were quickly able to bring the fire under control.

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Community Sunday Stories
Historic Places: History abounds at Deery Inn

Historic Places: History abounds at Deery Inn

February 19th, 2015 5:05 pm by Susan Kendrick Lauhoff

Considered the "centerpiece" of downtown Blountville, the Old Deery Inn is located at 3397 Hwy. 126 and was registered in 1973 as a National Register of Historic Places.

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Cherokee student receives rural healthcare scholarship

Cherokee student receives rural healthcare scholarship

February 19th, 2015 4:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - For the third consecutive year a Cherokee High School student will receive one of only three Tennessee Rural Partnership Star Awards given out statewide annually.

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Community INK
Little Miss Lifestyle: Promposals are all the rage

Little Miss Lifestyle: Promposals are all the rage

February 19th, 2015 3:30 pm by Kara White, Community Columnist

Now that Valentine's Day is out of the way, the next thing on everyone's agenda is prom. Girls are daydreaming about dresses and starting to get their tans. Guys are scrambling to find a date, and even more importantly - a way to ask.

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KPD seeks opportunistic thief

KPD seeks opportunistic thief

February 19th, 2015 1:49 pm by Rain Smith

Two auto burglaries within 10 minutes have Kingsport police reiterating the importance of locking vehicles, along with seeking a suspect who took advantage of the easy pickings.

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(UPDATE: Event Cancelled) Author, historian John T. Wayne to speak in Rogersville

(UPDATE: Event Cancelled) Author, historian John T. Wayne to speak in Rogersville

February 19th, 2015 12:52 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - As the grandson of the legendary actor of the same name, John T. Wayne has carved a niche himself as an author and Civil War historian.

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Four displaced in Kingsport home fire

Four displaced in Kingsport home fire

February 19th, 2015 12:16 pm by Staff Report

An early Thursday morning blaze left a Kingsport family without a home and much of their possessions, but officials are crediting a smoke alarm with potentially saving their lives.

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Photos: Adoptable animals from the Scott County Animal Control

February 19th, 2015 11:00 am by Staff Report

These dogs are all available for adoption immediately and are ready for new homes as soon as possible. If interested do not wait to call or go by the shelter.

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Opinion
Metro schools issue should not cloud facilities studies

Metro schools issue should not cloud facilities studies

February 19th, 2015 9:37 am by Editorial Board

The metro schools issue - no matter how strongly folks in Colonial Heights or elsewhere may feel about it - likely isn't on the radar in Nashville right now, nor is it a hot topic in city halls or county commission chambers.

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