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Spearhead Trails offers safe, legal option for ATV enthusiasts

Spearhead Trails offers safe, legal option for ATV enthusiasts

April 14th, 2014 10:41 am by Collin Brooks

Looking for a place to ride your ATV? There is no need to look far. A friendly trail less than an hour's drive from the Tri-Cities is designed especially for ATVs, dirt bikes and side-by-sides.

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Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede thunders into its 27th season

Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede thunders into its 27th season

April 14th, 2014 10:08 am by Jessica Fischer

PIGEON FORGE — Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede dinner attraction is thundering into its 27th season with some new additions and old favorites.

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VSP probes crash death of S.C. man

VSP probes crash death of S.C. man

April 14th, 2014 9:21 am by Stephen Igo

The cause of a single vehicle crash Friday in Dickenson County that claimed the life of a South Carolina man remains under investigation by the Virginia State Police.

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For 40 years, Judy Murray has helped protect the Highlands

For 40 years, Judy Murray has helped protect the Highlands

April 14th, 2014 9:14 am by Marci Gore

Judy Murray has always had a passion for the environment. And for the past 40 years, this outdoors enthusiast has served as the Highlands of Roan stewardship director.

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Lawmakers look to wrap up session this week

Lawmakers look to wrap up session this week

April 14th, 2014 8:34 am by Associated Press

Among the major items remaining this year are Gov. Bill Haslam's voucher program and his effort to limit the sale of cold and allergy medicines used to make methamphetamine.

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Police ID supremacist as shootings suspect

Police ID supremacist as shootings suspect

April 14th, 2014 8:29 am by MARIA SUDEKUM, Associated Press

The man accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City is a well-known white supremacist and former Ku Klux Klan leader.

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Crime Regional & National
Utah woman arrested after seven dead babies found

Utah woman arrested after seven dead babies found

April 13th, 2014 11:11 pm by BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press

A Utah woman accused of killing seven babies she gave birth to over 10 years was arrested Sunday after police discovered the tiny bodies stuffed in separate cardboard boxes in the garage of her former home.

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Sullivan County Sheriff's Office reports gravel found in motel room; four facing charges

Sullivan County Sheriff's Office reports gravel found in motel room; four facing charges

April 13th, 2014 10:49 pm by Wes Bunch

Four people were taken into custody on multiple drug charges over the weekend in connection with 20 grams of Alpha-PVP, or gravel, that was discovered in a Kingsport motel room.

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PTO leader at Innovation Academy pens urgent plea for continued growth of school

PTO leader at Innovation Academy pens urgent plea for continued growth of school

April 13th, 2014 9:15 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — A Parent Teacher Organization, the Sullivan County school system's head and the school board all seem headed in different directions when it comes to Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee.

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Airport weathers tough winter in good fiscal condition

Airport weathers tough winter in good fiscal condition

April 13th, 2014 9:08 pm by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE — Tri-Cities Regional Airport has emerged out of winter unscathed financially despite frigid weather that caused lost flights and increased expenses due to runway snow removal.

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