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Mission remains the same for Kingsport Area Safety Council

Mission remains the same for Kingsport Area Safety Council

June 22nd, 2015 8:30 pm by Collin Brooks

This year marks the 70th year that members of the Kingsport Area Safety Council have been going above and beyond to make sure that the city they enjoy is able to be enjoyed safely.

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Photos: White squirrel spotted in Kingsport

June 22nd, 2015 7:30 pm by Karlene Carter

A reader of the Kingsport Times-News sent us these pictures of a white squirrel she has seen in her back yard. Karlene Carter, who lives in Colonial Heights, sent these pictures in an email

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Home alone: Mom out shopping while 2-year-old wanders apartment complex

Home alone: Mom out shopping while 2-year-old wanders apartment complex

June 22nd, 2015 6:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

The mother of a 2-year-old girl who was found wandering outside her Church Hill apartment near a parking area with a lighter in her hand Saturday morning is facing a felony child neglect charge.

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Photo gallery: Help and Hope food pantry relocates to St. Luke UMC

June 22nd, 2015 5:30 pm by Hank Hayes

About 20 members of Mountain View United Methodist Church moved the Help and Hope Food Pantry to a larger space at St. Luke United Methodist Church on Saturday morning.

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HCSO investigating B.B. gun sniper attacks on moving vehicles

HCSO investigating B.B. gun sniper attacks on moving vehicles

June 22nd, 2015 3:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

Two B.B. gun sniper incidents were reported to the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office last Thursday, both of which took place on Rt. 70-S in the Persia community south of Rogersville.

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Police: Ex-MLB player Hamilton killed in murder-suicide

Police: Ex-MLB player Hamilton killed in murder-suicide

June 22nd, 2015 1:59 pm by Associated Press

Darryl Hamilton, who played 13 seasons in the majors, including on the 2000 Mets team that made the World Series, was killed in a murder-suicide at a suburban Houston home, police said Monday.

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Hawkins men kill 3.5 foot copperhead that bit three dogs

June 22nd, 2015 12:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

Three dogs were bitten by a 42 inch long copperhead snake last Wednesday before the owners managed to beat the snake to death with sticks.

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Ghosts of Tennessee: Attorney feels driven to solve 1940 slaying of NAACP member

Ghosts of Tennessee: Attorney feels driven to solve 1940 slaying of NAACP member

June 22nd, 2015 12:00 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

"We should do everything we can do to see who killed this man," Emison said. "If there is anybody in a group that may have done it that's still living, they need to be brought to justice."

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UT joins Eastman's Innovation Network

UT joins Eastman's Innovation Network

June 22nd, 2015 11:09 am by Hank Hayes

As part of the research agreement, Eastman will provide $750,000 in funding over three years to support research endeavors between Eastman scientists and UT faculty and students.

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Sullivan BOE may not change budget plan

Sullivan BOE may not change budget plan

June 22nd, 2015 11:00 am by Rick Wagner

At the behest of the Sullivan County Commission's Budget Committee, the Sullivan County school board is set to approve the proposed 2015-16 school budget again in a called meeting Monday.

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