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8 miles of Kingsport roads getting fresh asphalt

8 miles of Kingsport roads getting fresh asphalt

June 19th, 2014 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

A major resurfacing project taking place in downtown Kingsport has drawn people's attention on social media sites, with many questioning the work taking place and why Center Street has been reduced to three lanes.

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Falling tree kills NY man in Abingdon

Falling tree kills NY man in Abingdon

June 19th, 2014 8:30 pm by Wes Bunch

ABINGDON — A New York man died Thursday afternoon after being struck by a tree that fell during a thunderstorm that swept through downtown Abingdon.

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92-year-old Hawkins woman reports $7,000 worth of jewelry stolen

92-year-old Hawkins woman reports $7,000 worth of jewelry stolen

June 19th, 2014 8:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

Responding HCSO Deputy Mark Herrell said there was no signs of forced entry at the residence.

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Judge Faulk grateful for prayers as his battle against cancer continues

Judge Faulk grateful for prayers as his battle against cancer continues

June 19th, 2014 8:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

Circuit Judge Mike Faulk said Thursday he had just completed his fourth round of chemotherapy and was on his way home to Hawkins County to take his place back on the bench.

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Area golf tourney raising funds to assist area cancer patients

Area golf tourney raising funds to assist area cancer patients

June 19th, 2014 6:00 pm by Stephen Igo

The Harold Lester Memorial Golf Tournament supports the Harold Lester Memorial Fund, a program of Mountain Empire Older Citizens, Inc.'s Mountain Laurel Cancer Support and Resource Center.

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Former billionaire hit with $200 million judgment

Former billionaire hit with $200 million judgment

June 19th, 2014 5:00 pm by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press

A federal judge in California has issued a $200 million civil judgment against one-time billionaire Tim Blixseth for the fraudulent transfer of money out of an ultra-luxury resort he founded in southern Montana.

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Scrapbook Gallery: Week of June 15

June 19th, 2014 4:40 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. The photos also appeared in the June 15 edition of Sunday Stories.

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Police: 600 pills, pot, acid seized during Kingsport search

Police: 600 pills, pot, acid seized during Kingsport search

June 19th, 2014 4:08 pm by Rain Smith

An investigation of alleged narcotics activity at a Kingsport residence has led to five arrests, according to police, along with the confiscation of a large cache of pills and other drugs.

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Topless Boone Lake sunbathing incites brawl

Topless Boone Lake sunbathing incites brawl

June 19th, 2014 2:27 pm by Rain Smith

A Piney Flats woman reported that while at a boat dock near her home — and accompanied by her son — she spotted two women sunbathing without tops. When she told them to cover their chests, an argument ensued.

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Minimum wage debate pits cities against states

Minimum wage debate pits cities against states

June 19th, 2014 1:59 pm by DAVID KLEPPER and BLAKE DAVIS, Associated Press

The economic differences between America's big cities and elsewhere have prompted leaders in Seattle, New York City, Chicago, San Francisco, Oklahoma City and other cities to push to raise the minimum wage within their borders.

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