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Hawkins pulls plug on Lifeguard Ambulance Service

Hawkins pulls plug on Lifeguard Ambulance Service - VIDEO

April 28th, 2015 12:16 am by Jeff Bobo

If somebody in Bulls Gap or St. Clair dies because it took 40 minutes for an ambulance to reach them instead of seven minutes, family members may be asking 13 Hawkins County commissioners to justify how they voted Monday morning.

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Free Meals for Kids returns to Kingsport this summer

Free Meals for Kids returns to Kingsport this summer

April 27th, 2015 10:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Kingsport City Schools Student Nutrition Services department again has partnered with the U.S. Department of Human Services to provide a Free Meals for Kids Summer Program located at John Sevier Middle School.

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TDOT creating turn lanes at Stone Drive intersections

TDOT creating turn lanes at Stone Drive intersections

April 27th, 2015 9:41 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - The Tennessee Department of Transportation is working to improve the turning situation at two intersections along Stone Drive.

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Nepal quake death toll tops 4,000; villages plead for aid

Nepal quake death toll tops 4,000; villages plead for aid

April 27th, 2015 9:31 pm by Associated Press

As the death toll from Nepal's devastating earthquake climbed past 4,000, aid workers and officials in remote, shattered villages near the epicenter pleaded Monday for food, shelter and medicine.

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Police: Armed man on drugs thought people were drilling under his floor

Police: Armed man on drugs thought people were drilling under his floor

April 27th, 2015 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man arrested Friday afternoon for allegedly brandishing two handguns in public while under the influence of drugs reportedly told police four men were under his home trying to drill through his floor.

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Cherokee NJROTC cadets donate 130 'Jared Boxes'

Cherokee NJROTC cadets donate 130 'Jared Boxes'

April 27th, 2015 6:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Jared Box is a shoebox size plastic storage bin filled with small gifts, toys, cards, puzzles, and games. Each box contains items selected for a specific age and gender.

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Sullivan health department's Free Health Check-up Days scheduled for this week

Sullivan health department's Free Health Check-up Days scheduled for this week

April 27th, 2015 5:15 pm by J. H. Osborne

The Sullivan County Regional Health Department's 12th annual Free Health Check-up Days runs through Thursday, with each day dedicated to either men's or women's health issues.

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Prom 2015: Dobyns-Bennett High School

April 27th, 2015 4:00 pm by Staff Report

Here's a collection of photos from the Dobyns-Bennett High School prom, which was held April 25 at MeadowView Conference, Resort & Convention Center in Kingsport. The theme was "New York, New York."

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Rabies clinics set for May 7

Rabies clinics set for May 7

April 27th, 2015 3:48 pm by J. H. Osborne

The Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) has organized rabies vaccination clinics at multiple locations. Tennessee state law requires all dogs and cats three months of age or older to receive and maintain current rabies vaccinations.

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SW Va. officer delivers baby in parking lot

SW Va. officer delivers baby in parking lot

April 27th, 2015 2:40 pm by Stephen Igo

Town of Pound Police Detective Perry Ratliff took into tender custody a newborn baby boy early Sunday. He found the mother-to-be in the parking area of the old Golden Pine Restaurant, lying in a cold puddle of rain.

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