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Phone harassment targets police chief, sheriff

Phone harassment targets police chief, sheriff

February 5th, 2015 4:30 pm by Rain Smith

Despite repeated warnings to cease her actions, including a police officer's visit to her home the previous night, the woman sent more texts at 2 a.m.

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eMeeting: Sullivan County BOE meetings have gone paperless

eMeeting: Sullivan County BOE meetings have gone paperless

February 5th, 2015 4:05 pm by Rick Wagner

Move to save $1,300 first year and $2,800 annually after that, director of schools says.

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Gas line break closes section of Wilcox Drive

Gas line break closes section of Wilcox Drive

February 5th, 2015 3:04 pm by Staff Report

A high-traffic area of Kingsport that was already expecting delays was totally closed at 2:45 Thursday afternoon.

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Mom who exposed fetus to drugs charged under new, softer law

Mom who exposed fetus to drugs charged under new, softer law

February 5th, 2015 12:47 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - A woman who allegedly admitted to taking subutex and hydrocodone prior to the birth of her son was arrested Wednesday on one count of assault on a fetus. The charge was previously a felony, but is now misdemeanor assault.

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Police: Hawkins man steals $32K in equipment from Food City site

Police: Hawkins man steals $32K in equipment from Food City site

February 5th, 2015 11:59 am by NET News Service

A Rogersville man was arrested Wednesday following an accusation that he stole construction equipment worth about $32,000 from the Food City construction site on North State of Franklin Road.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 2.5.15 - VIDEO

February 5th, 2015 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

We meet some new adoptable shelter animals on this week's Furry Friends video. This week we meet: Baxter, Cody, Elliot, Lilly Mae, and Mindy. Also, the photo gallery below has photos of adoptable shelter animals.

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Opinion
Loretta Lynch would be another Eric Holder

Loretta Lynch would be another Eric Holder

February 5th, 2015 9:41 am by Editorial Board

In Senate hearings last week Ms. Lynch insisted she "is not Eric Holder" and would ensure that the American people would be her "client and my first thought." But then she was asked a simple question dealing with illegals. And she blew it.

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VIDEO: KPD seeks 'persons of interest' in stolen car case

VIDEO: KPD seeks 'persons of interest' in stolen car case

February 5th, 2015 9:37 am by Rain Smith

The New Year's Day theft of a vehicle - which had the keys left in the ignition - from the backyard of a Kingsport residence has police searching for two men.

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Regional contest sprouts bluegrass talent

Regional contest sprouts bluegrass talent

February 5th, 2015 9:00 am by Jeff Bobo

The region's best young musicians make their way to Rogersville later this month for the 12th annual East Tennessee Young Bluegrass Musicians Contest.

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Haslam unsure of next steps after defeat of Insure Tennessee

Haslam unsure of next steps after defeat of Insure Tennessee

February 5th, 2015 7:45 am by Associated Press

While the governor had the strong support of hospital and doctors associations and the state Chamber of Commerce, many Republicans remained unwilling to cast their votes in favor of a program funded through President Barack Obama's health care law.

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