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Fall elections loom over governors' meeting

Fall elections loom over governors' meeting

July 11th, 2014 6:25 am by STEVE PEOPLES and ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Partisan divisions over immigration, education and health care are intensifying as dozens of the nation's governors meet just months before elections thick with presidential implications.

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Guns found at teen slaying suspect's home in Tenn.

Guns found at teen slaying suspect's home in Tenn.

July 11th, 2014 6:20 am by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Police found a store of firearms Thursday at the home of a 15-year-old boy charged with shooting a longtime member of the National Guard at a Tennessee armory as investigators explored possible motives, an official said.

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Here comes the fun! Kingsport's annual summer festival kicks off today

Here comes the fun! Kingsport's annual summer festival kicks off today

July 11th, 2014 12:20 am by LURAH LOWERY

Celebrate Fun in the Sun and Under the Stars at the 34th annual Fun Fest by participating in numerous activities and attending concerts throughout the city of Kingsport beginning today through July 19.

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Bristol man enters    plea in  Christmas Eve murder in Scott

Bristol man enters plea in Christmas Eve murder in Scott

July 10th, 2014 10:56 pm by Wes Bunch

Daniel Eugene Norris, 38, had been scheduled to stand trial before a jury on a single count of capital murder but instead entered an Alford — or best interest — guilty plea to a reduced charge of first-degree murder.

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Photo Gallery: Lee Apartments Fun Fest Block Party

July 10th, 2014 8:28 pm by Ned Jilton

Fun Fest time draws near as folk begin to celebrate. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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Two Kingsport school board members resign

Two Kingsport school board members resign

July 10th, 2014 4:08 pm by Rick Wagner

City school board members Andy King and Betsy Cooper have resigned, leaving the Board of Mayor and Aldermen to appoint two to take their places.

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Second suspect in Church Hill ambush shooting now in Hawkins jail

Second suspect in Church Hill ambush shooting now in Hawkins jail

July 10th, 2014 3:59 pm by Jeff Bobo

Haile Nikols Dujon, 33, was transferred to the Hawkins County Jail Wednesday charged with attempted first degree murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.

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Mother, daughter scammed out of $521 in online parrot sale

Mother, daughter scammed out of $521 in online parrot sale

July 10th, 2014 3:12 pm by Jeff Bobo

HCSO Chief Deputy Tony Allen said there isn't much his department can do about these type of online scams, and the chances of these people seeing their money again are just about nil.

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Traveler urinates on I-81 to 'make good time'

Traveler urinates on I-81 to 'make good time'

July 10th, 2014 2:20 pm by Rain Smith

At 6:48 p.m. a deputy spotted a vehicle in the emergency lane of I-81 at mile marker 67. Outside of the SUV stood a man who was, "making no attempt to conceal himself from the public's view."

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Update: Gunman in delivery man garb kills 4 kids, parents

Update: Gunman in delivery man garb kills 4 kids, parents

July 10th, 2014 1:56 pm by MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press

A gunman dressed as a delivery man forced his way into his sister-in-law's suburban Houston home where he held her children at gunpoint until their parents arrived. Then he opened fire, killing four of the children and the two adults.

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