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Police, protesters again clash outside St. Louis

Police, protesters again clash outside St. Louis

August 12th, 2014 8:31 am by ALAN SCHER ZAGIER, Associated Press

Police in riot gear fired tear gas into a crowd of protesters in a St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black teenager had been fatally shot by police over the weekend, as tension rose even amid calls for collective calm.

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HCSO: Inmate wrongly believes breaking sprinkler will get him sent to prison

HCSO: Inmate wrongly believes breaking sprinkler will get him sent to prison

August 12th, 2014 8:20 am by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County Jail inmate who reportedly wants to be transferred from the jail to a state penitentiary is going about it the wrong way by allegedly destroying jail property.

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Tenn. court considers if executioners can be named

Tenn. court considers if executioners can be named

August 12th, 2014 8:03 am by Associated Press

A Tennessee appeals court is considering whether 10 death row inmates have the right to know about the drugs that will be used in their executions and whether their lawyers can get the names of the people who will kill them.

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Cardinals stop K-Mets' streak at five

Cardinals stop K-Mets' streak at five

August 12th, 2014 12:22 am by Staff Report

The Kingsport Mets almost kept their winning streak going, but the Johnson City Cardinals escaped with a 3-2 Appalachian League victory Monday night at Cardinal Park.

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Scott County fair returns after long hiatus

Scott County fair returns after long hiatus

August 11th, 2014 11:00 pm by Marci Gore

It's been about 25 years since Scott County hosted its own fair. But thanks to a small group of planners and organizers, the Scott County Fair returns to Dungannon this week, complete with vendors, food, music, livestock and demonstrations

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TSSAA board OKs six-class football playoff plan

TSSAA board OKs six-class football playoff plan

August 11th, 2014 9:14 pm by Jesse Smithey, Knoxville News Sentinel

The TSSAA Board of Control on Monday unanimously approved a switch to the proposed new six-classification football playoff plan that will start in 2015.

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Rogersville man to plead guilty in Kingsport pharmacy robbery

Rogersville man to plead guilty in Kingsport pharmacy robbery

August 11th, 2014 8:45 pm by Matthew Lane

According to the Kingsport Police Department, Vincent H. Dennis walked to the Walgreens on West Stone Drive on Oct 29, requested a pen and paper from an employee and scribbled a note demanding drugs.

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Head count: Kingsport school attendance up; Sullivan slightly under projection

Head count: Kingsport school attendance up; Sullivan slightly under projection

August 11th, 2014 7:30 pm by Rick Wagner

County and city school board members in recent weeks have asked how much of a shift of students has occurred from the county system in annexed Colonial Heights/Rock Springs areas into Kingsport schools.

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UPDATE: Comedian Robin Williams dead in apparent suicide

UPDATE: Comedian Robin Williams dead in apparent suicide

August 11th, 2014 7:26 pm by Associated Press

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — Oscar-winner Robin Williams, whose free-form comedy and adept impressions dazzled audiences for decades, has died in an apparent suicide. He was 63.

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Former special ed teacher arrested on assault charges

Former special ed teacher arrested on assault charges

August 11th, 2014 6:56 pm by NET News Service

A former special education teacher suspended from teaching after accusations of inappropriate comments and behavior during school hours was arrested and charged with misdemeanor assault Monday.

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