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Again? Winter storm watch issued for Wednesday

Again? Winter storm watch issued for Wednesday

February 24th, 2015 5:45 pm by Rain Smith

The past week's wintry blast may extend even further. The National Weather Service is monitoring a new front that's expected to hit the Tri-Cities on Wednesday, packing the potential for another round of significant snowfall.

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Tip leads HCSO Narcotics Unit to three pill trafficking suspects

Tip leads HCSO Narcotics Unit to three pill trafficking suspects

February 24th, 2015 4:11 pm by Jeff Bobo

Three Hawkins County women are facing drug trafficking charges after a tip led Hawkins County deputies to a transaction last week involving the illegal sale of prescription narcotics.

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Excused absences: After four snow days, 36 percent of KCS students stayed out last Friday

Excused absences: After four snow days, 36 percent of KCS students stayed out last Friday

February 24th, 2015 3:12 pm by Staff Report

Districtwide attendance was 64.13 percent; at D-B it was 62.2 percent.

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Hawkins stabbing preceded by assault with Texas Pete bottle

Hawkins stabbing preceded by assault with Texas Pete bottle

February 24th, 2015 1:56 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - Police believe alcohol fueled an altercation Friday afternoon that resulted in one man being struck in the head with a hot sauce bottle and another suffering several knife wounds.

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Wise man killed in house fire

Wise man killed in house fire

February 24th, 2015 1:08 pm by Stephen Igo

Wise County Sheriff's Office officials have identified the victim as Denver Creed Holbrook Jr., 50. Wise Volunteer Fire Department Chief Conley Holbrook said the VFD received the call at around 9:43 p.m.

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Corker touts legislation to 'end modern slavery'

Corker touts legislation to 'end modern slavery'

February 24th, 2015 11:08 am by Hank Hayes

The Tennessee Republican, who chairs the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said his bill aims to help free more than 27 million people trapped in a multibillion dollar global modern slave trade industry.

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Live blog for winter weather updates

Live blog for winter weather updates

February 24th, 2015 9:26 am by Staff report

This live blog will be updated periodically throughout the day bringing you videos and all the latest news as another winter storm looks to paralyze the region

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GOP struggles for way out as Homeland shutdown looms

GOP struggles for way out as Homeland shutdown looms

February 24th, 2015 9:21 am by ERICA WERNER, Associated Press

With the agency's budget set to expire Friday at midnight without action by Congress, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Monday he would remove language overturning President Barack Obama's contested immigration measures from the department'

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De-annexation: an idea whose time has not come

De-annexation: an idea whose time has not come

February 24th, 2015 8:54 am by Editorial Board

Opponents of residential annexation have carried the day, ending the annexation wars that go back to the late 1980s in Sullivan County when cities and the county were in a free-for-all battle. But forcing or allowing de-annexation would create hardships

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Mmm, mmm, not so good: Burglary suspect caught after stopping for soup

Mmm, mmm, not so good: Burglary suspect caught after stopping for soup

February 24th, 2015 8:07 am by Jeff Bobo

BULLS GAP - A Hawkins County man was allegedly caught red-handed in the middle of a house burglary Friday morning when he paused to eat a can of hot soup after filling a bag with stolen items.

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