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Longtime WCYB news anchor Moore dies

Longtime WCYB news anchor Moore dies

October 7th, 2014 4:00 pm by NET News Service

On Tuesday morning, the 80-year-old Merrill Moore — who many in the community may remember for his decades-long role as the evening news anchor for WCYB — died.

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Kingsport man cleared in stabbing death of brother

Kingsport man cleared in stabbing death of brother

October 7th, 2014 3:58 pm by Rain Smith

A man who fatally stabbed his brother three months ago in a Kingsport residence will face no criminal charges after a Sullivan County grand jury determined he acted in self-defense.

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US predicts lower heating bills this winter

US predicts lower heating bills this winter

October 7th, 2014 1:54 pm by JONATHAN FAHEY, AP Energy Writer

Last year, persistently low temperatures across the Midwest, South and East forced people to crank up the heat. The high demand jacked up the price of some fuels, especially propane. Heating bills soared.

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Sullivan traffic violation spurs felony drug arrest

Sullivan traffic violation spurs felony drug arrest

October 7th, 2014 12:33 pm by Rain Smith

A vehicle's broken headlight while traveling on Fort Henry Drive led police to more than five dozen pills, according to an arrest report, along with handwritten records that detailed illegal drug transactions.

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Just Me: Meet Cori Baker

Just Me: Meet Cori Baker

October 7th, 2014 12:10 pm by Carmen Musick

Just Me is a new feature segment in which one local student tackles our totally random questionnaire and shares their insights on, well, all sorts of things!

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Johnson City police still looking for stabbing suspect

Johnson City police still looking for stabbing suspect

October 7th, 2014 11:01 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

The victim, identified in a police report as 42-year-old Michael Deason, woke up to find his Smith-Lyon standing over his bed in the dark.

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KPD: Man cashes fake payroll check

KPD: Man cashes fake payroll check

October 7th, 2014 9:40 am by Staff Report

According to a press release from the Kingsport Police Department, the counterfeit Sonic Drive-In check was passed at the Food City on Clinchfield Street for $383.11.

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Peak colors just around the corner

Peak colors just around the corner

October 7th, 2014 8:35 am by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

The reds, oranges, yellows, and even purples of fall are beginning to dot the green landscape, and it should not be long until the bright hues of fall are at their most vibrant.

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Nurse in Spain gets Ebola, raising global concern

Nurse in Spain gets Ebola, raising global concern

October 7th, 2014 8:08 am by MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer

In a case underscoring the perils of caring for Ebola patients, a nurse in Spain has come down with the disease — the first time someone has caught the disease outside West Africa during the current epidemic.

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Ramsey: Four amendments will spur large voter turnout

Ramsey: Four amendments will spur large voter turnout

October 7th, 2014 8:00 am by Hank Hayes

Amendment One would allow the Legislature to "enact, amend, or repeal" statutes regarding abortion, including but not limited to, circumstances of pregnancy resulting from rape or incest or when necessary to save the life of the mother.

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