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Traffic snarled when van overturns on Netherland Inn Road

Traffic snarled when van overturns on Netherland Inn Road

February 10th, 2015 11:33 am by Rain Smith

A Tuesday crash on a busy Kingsport roadway sent one person to the hospital and disrupted many motorists' morning commutes.

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Suspect sought in Bloomingdale church burglaries

Suspect sought in Bloomingdale church burglaries

February 10th, 2015 10:36 am by Rain Smith

Investigators hope surveillance photos can help solve a series of burglaries at a Sullivan County church, where the congregation's offering was stolen on at least two occasions.

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Indian Springs, Fall Creek need better fire protection

Indian Springs, Fall Creek need better fire protection

February 10th, 2015 10:00 am by Editorial Board

Sullivan County residents need to give serious consideration to building a new volunteer fire department in the Indian Springs community. The estimated cost is $320,000, though the Greater Indian Springs Community Chest has already raised $170,000.

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Nonstop: Now 70, John White enjoys challenge of being a soccer ref

Nonstop: Now 70, John White enjoys challenge of being a soccer ref

February 10th, 2015 9:24 am by Pat Kenney

KINGSPORT - Over the past 30 years, White has worked more than 4,200 matches. His resume includes high school games in five states, doing the South Atlantic Conference men's championship match and a TSSAA boys state final.

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Chase through three counties ends with crash

Chase through three counties ends with crash

February 10th, 2015 8:21 am by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - A Hamblen County man who allegedly led police on a high-speed pursuit through three counties Saturday night before crashing in Morristown is facing several charges in Hawkins County, including felony evading arrest.

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Beer-sampling bill clears first hurdle in Jonesborough

Beer-sampling bill clears first hurdle in Jonesborough

February 10th, 2015 8:16 am by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

Although some members expressed concern over some potential outcomes, Jonesborough's Board of Mayor and Aldermen took one step toward permitting the town's convenience stores to offer beer samples.

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Thieves target local no kill animal shelter

Thieves target local no kill animal shelter

February 9th, 2015 11:00 pm by Staff Report

First it was the theft of $2,000 worth of batteries from their construction site, then a Great Pyrenees was stolen from their current shelter. Officials say they are hoping to see an end of people "stealing from the animals."

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Vikings, Lady Pioneers survive in District 1-AAA

Vikings, Lady Pioneers survive in District 1-AAA

February 9th, 2015 10:43 pm by Dave Ongie

The fourth-seeded Tennessee High boys sprinted past No. 5 Volunteer while the No. 4 Lady Pioneers survived a close call against No. 5 Boone on Monday night.

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Colleagues remember late state representative

Colleagues remember late state representative

February 9th, 2015 9:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Ralph Yelton spent 14 years representing the 3rd House District, which includes Colonial Heights. Prior to that, he had two tours of military service, including in the Korean War where he was shot in the spine and paralyzed. He passed away Sunday.

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Former Tennessee DB Jones named in rape investigation

Former Tennessee DB Jones named in rape investigation

February 9th, 2015 7:30 pm by Associated Press

Former Tennessee defensive back Riyahd Jones has been named as a suspect in an ongoing rape investigation in which no charges have been filed.

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