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Challenges remain in missing UVa student case

Challenges remain in missing UVa student case

September 26th, 2014 9:35 am by ALAN SUDERMAN, Associated Press; MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press

Now that they have captured the man charged with abducting a missing University of Virginia student, police face two other major challenges: making the charge stick and, most important, finding Hannah Graham.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Stewart says crash was '100 percent' accident

Stewart says crash was '100 percent' accident

September 26th, 2014 9:34 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

He didn't care about racing. He didn't want to talk to anyone, let alone face his family, friends or other drivers. Stewart's grief over the death of Kevin Ward Jr. was overwhelming, and he couldn't find his way out of the fog.

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US-led strikes hit IS group oil sites for 2nd day

US-led strikes hit IS group oil sites for 2nd day

September 26th, 2014 9:33 am by RYAN LUCAS, Associated Press

The raids aim to cripple one of the militants' primary sources of cash — black market oil sales that the U.S. says generate up to $2 million a day.

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Kingsport man arrested in connection with Thursday shooting

Kingsport man arrested in connection with Thursday shooting

September 26th, 2014 9:18 am by Nick Shepherd

Shortly after 2:30 p.m. Thursday the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office received a report of a shooting in the 400 block of Lenoir Road in Kingsport. When officers arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound to the leg.

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Sevier's Sequoyah Scribe finalist for national award

Sevier's Sequoyah Scribe finalist for national award

September 26th, 2014 8:30 am by Rick Wagner

Sevier Middle School's student newspaper, the Sequoyah Scribe, is a finalist in this year's National Scholastic Press Association Contest. The winner will be announced in November during a conference in the Washington, D.C., area.

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Alcohol, 'play fighting' lead to false report arrest

Alcohol, 'play fighting' lead to false report arrest

September 26th, 2014 7:00 am by Rain Smith

Police responded to an alleged assault at a Reedy Place apartment, where a woman originally claimed that her boyfriend had put her in a headlock and punched her "several times."

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Hawkins BOE send its budget, 12 cent property tax hike back to commission

Hawkins BOE send its budget, 12 cent property tax hike back to commission

September 26th, 2014 6:00 am by Jeff Bobo

The battle of wills between the Hawkins County Commission and the Board of Education over a proposed property tax hike will move back into the commission's arena Monday night with nothing new having been accomplished by the BOE Thursday.

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Three New York City firefighters who worked at ground zero die on same day

Three New York City firefighters who worked at ground zero die on same day

September 26th, 2014 12:33 am by ULA ILNYTZKY, Associated Press

NEW YORK — Three retired firefighters who worked at ground zero have died on the same day from cancer, an illness that many fear might be connected to toxic World Trade Center dust released on Sept. 11, fire officials said.

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Sports Sports Live Photos

Photo Gallery: Dobyns-Bennett vs Tenessee High Volleyball Senior Night

September 25th, 2014 10:36 pm by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights from Dobyns-Bennett volleyball senior night against Tennessee High. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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UPDATE: Head-on collision on Stone Drive claims life of Johnson City man

UPDATE: Head-on collision on Stone Drive claims life of Johnson City man

September 25th, 2014 10:17 pm by Staff Report

Officers with the Kingsport Police Department responded to the 600 block of West Stone Drive at the intersection with Sherman Place on Thursday at approximately 9:15 p.m. in reference to a serious motor vehicle collision.

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