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Rogersville teen succumbed to injuries from wreck last week

Rogersville teen succumbed to injuries from wreck last week

February 2nd, 2015 4:51 pm by Jeff Bobo

Witnesses told the Times-News the pickup slid sideways into the parked tractor trailer, and the passenger side door of the pickup struck the rear of the flatbed trailer at a high rate of speed.

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Charles Manson marriage license to expire without a wedding

Charles Manson marriage license to expire without a wedding

February 2nd, 2015 4:37 pm by SCOTT SMITH, Associated Press

Afton Elaine Burton and the 80-year-old Manson obtained a 90-day marriage license late last year. It expires Thursday, making this past weekend the couple's final opportunity to hold a wedding

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Northeast gets its 2nd major workday snowstorm in a week

Northeast gets its 2nd major workday snowstorm in a week

February 2nd, 2015 4:32 pm by MARK PRATT, Associated Press; DENISE LAVOIE, Associated Press

A winter storm inflicted fresh misery on the Northeast on Monday, causing the cancellation of flights, classes and major court cases across a region still digging out from last week's blizzard.

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DUI suspect asleep in driveway with foot on brake of car running in gear

DUI suspect asleep in driveway with foot on brake of car running in gear

February 2nd, 2015 3:36 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police later found out the car was running, and was in "drive," and was only being held in place by the unconscious driver's foot on the brake.

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Cracked!: Kingsport men arrested for stealing safe

Cracked!: Kingsport men arrested for stealing safe

February 2nd, 2015 2:21 pm by Nick Shepherd

Would-be safe thieves had their plot foiled when neighbors saw them flipping a safe across a parking lot and informed police. The kicker? The safe was completely empty.

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Smart power: Eastman helps apply Energy Star expertise to city schools

Smart power: Eastman helps apply Energy Star expertise to city schools

February 2nd, 2015 2:16 pm by Rick Wagner

Kingsport-based chemical, plastics company to help Kingsport City Schools reduce energy usage, costs.

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Regional & National
Phil 'forecasts' 6 more weeks of winter

Phil 'forecasts' 6 more weeks of winter

February 2nd, 2015 10:45 am by Associated Press

Despite the German legend, Phil's handlers don't wait to see if he sees his shadow — as he likely would not have on such an overcast day.

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Purse thief identified, arrested thanks to public's help

Purse thief identified, arrested thanks to public's help

February 2nd, 2015 10:00 am by Staff reports

Callers identified the man as Jeffrey Lunsford, 48, Lories Lane, Piney Flats. Lunsford reportedly admitted to stealing the purse after speaking with detectives, the release stated.

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Sullivan taxes due Feb. 28

Sullivan taxes due Feb. 28

February 2nd, 2015 9:29 am by J. H. Osborne

If you're a Sullivan County property owner and you haven't paid your 2014 county property taxes, you have four weeks to do so before late fees kick in.

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Opinion
Stone Drive sidewalk plan a waste of taxpayer dollars

Stone Drive sidewalk plan a waste of taxpayer dollars

February 2nd, 2015 9:23 am by Editorial Board

A bike path, maybe — if some way could be found to fence it off from the roadway so cyclists wouldn't be run over. But a sidewalk? Are they serious?

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