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'Heroes' helped stop gunman at Seattle university

'Heroes' helped stop gunman at Seattle university

June 6th, 2014 9:26 am by MANUEL VALDES, Associated Press; PHUONG LE, Associated Press

When a lone gunman armed with a shotgun at a small Seattle university stopped firing at students to reload, another student pepper-sprayed him and subdued him with the help of others and prevented more deaths, police said.

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Kingsport's James 'Ed' Collins, D-Day veteran: 'I am not a hero'

Kingsport's James 'Ed' Collins, D-Day veteran: 'I am not a hero'

June 6th, 2014 8:00 am by Nick Shepherd

Death lurks everywhere as a 20-year-old expert rifleman, James "Ed" Collins, makes his way toward the chaos. He had trained for this day since enlisting in the Army, but nothing could prepare him. It was D-Day, June 6, 1944.

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Sports
Spurs handle Heat, win 110-95 in Game 1 of finals

Spurs handle Heat, win 110-95 in Game 1 of finals

June 6th, 2014 12:28 am by BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Basketball Writer

The Spurs handled the Heat, and the heat, during a sweltering start to the NBA Finals. Tim Duncan had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and San Antonio beat Miami 110-95 on Thursday night in Game 1 inside a steamy AT&T Center.

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Sullivan commission chairman: No budget anytime soon

Sullivan commission chairman: No budget anytime soon

June 5th, 2014 11:56 pm by J. H. Osborne

Don't expect Sullivan County to have a budget anytime soon for the fiscal year that begins in 24 days. That was the word Thursday from Sullivan County Commission Chairman Eddie Williams.

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Lady Spartans fall in 1A West Region title game

Lady Spartans fall in 1A West Region title game

June 5th, 2014 11:05 pm by Staff Report

Four Eastside errors proved costly as the Lady Spartans dropped an 8-7 decision to Auburn on Thursday.

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UPDATE: Missing Mount Carmel woman found at Church Hill motel

UPDATE: Missing Mount Carmel woman found at Church Hill motel

June 5th, 2014 11:04 pm by Jeff Bobo

Georgia Frady was last seen around 1:30 p.m. walking eastbound along Stone Drive in Allandale carrying the small black dog.

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Updated: Veterans, dignitaries, visitors flock to Normandy to remember D-Day and the men who saved the world

June 5th, 2014 11:02 pm by Associated Press

It was a day of pride, remembrance and honors for those who waded through blood-tinged waves, climbed razor-sharp cliffs or fell from the skies, staring down death or dying in an invasion that portended the fall of the Third Reich.

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Kingsport BOE reviews amended budget with no additional city funding

Kingsport BOE reviews amended budget with no additional city funding

June 5th, 2014 10:59 pm by Rick Wagner

City school leaders Thursday night reviewed, but did not approve, an amended 2014-15 budget balanced with no additional city funding. The Board of Education decided to wait until a called meeting after a BMA meeting on June 17.

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Mount Carmel man indicted for double stabbing during meth lab dispute

Mount Carmel man indicted for double stabbing during meth lab dispute

June 5th, 2014 10:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Mount Carmel man accused of stabbing two men with a box cutter earlier this year during a dispute over a meth lab was indicted Monday on several charges, including two counts of attempted second degree murder.

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Hawkins man charged in alcohol-related hypothermia death of teen

Hawkins man charged in alcohol-related hypothermia death of teen

June 5th, 2014 8:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man has been arrested and charged with criminally negligent homicide in connection with the alcohol-related hypothermia death of an 18-year-old Volunteer High School student late last year.

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