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Hawkins County BOE chairman: TSBA in breach of contract

Hawkins County BOE chairman: TSBA in breach of contract

April 21st, 2014 10:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

Interviews began Monday for the Hawkins County director of school position, but not before school board chairman Randy Collier expressed dissatisfaction with the organization that was paid to conduct the director search.

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Proposal on 'Airport Parkway South' pulled from Sullivan County Commission agenda

Proposal on 'Airport Parkway South' pulled from Sullivan County Commission agenda

April 21st, 2014 9:45 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — A proposal to have Sullivan County go on record asking the state to revive a plan to build "Airport Parkway South" drew a room full of opponents to the Sullivan County Commission on Monday.

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Lady Indians cross border for 10-4 win over Lady Blue Devils

Lady Indians cross border for 10-4 win over Lady Blue Devils

April 21st, 2014 9:43 pm by Greg Peters

The Dobyns-Bennett softball team was looking for momentum in Monday's game against Gate City. The Lady Indians may have found it during their 10-4 win.

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Fire damages Kingsport garbage truck

Fire damages Kingsport garbage truck

April 21st, 2014 9:35 pm by Matthew Lane

You know your day's not looking too good when the first call you get in the morning is about a garbage truck on fire. But that's exactly the call Kingsport Streets and Sanitation Manager Ronnie Hammonds got early Monday.

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Man parked on 11-W allegedly said he was waiting for his bath salts dealer

Man parked on 11-W allegedly said he was waiting for his bath salts dealer

April 21st, 2014 8:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE — A Rogersville man who was found stopped in his vehicle on the side of Highway 11-W early Monday morning allegedly admitted he was waiting for his bath salts dealer to return with a gram.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Dobyns-Bennett at Gate City softball

April 21st, 2014 8:00 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Monday's softball game between Dobyns-Bennett and Gate City in Gate City.

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Washington County Sheriff's Office confirms fatality in Gray wreck

Washington County Sheriff's Office confirms fatality in Gray wreck

April 21st, 2014 7:49 pm by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

At around 5 p.m. Monday, authorities responded to the intersection of Bobby Hicks Highway and Sam Jenkins Road after hearing reports that a cement truck had crashed into a pickup containing two people.

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Prison doctor fired after Kentucky inmate on hunger strike dies

Prison doctor fired after Kentucky inmate on hunger strike dies

April 21st, 2014 6:43 pm by BRETT BARROUQUERE, Associated Press

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A prison doctor has been fired and two other staffers are in the midst of being dismissed after an inmate at the Kentucky State Penitentiary starved himself to death.

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THP says alcohol possible factor in crash that injured two Washington County deputies

THP says alcohol possible factor in crash that injured two Washington County deputies

April 21st, 2014 6:25 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Alcohol may have been a factor in a single-vehicle car crash that seriously injured two off-duty Washington County sheriff's deputies, a Tennessee Highway Patrol spokesperson said Monday.

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Community Local News Faith
The Promise Church fulfills pastor's promise to God

The Promise Church fulfills pastor's promise to God

April 21st, 2014 5:35 pm by Marci Gore

Jonathan Lovelace grew up in church, but says, when he got to high school, he gave in to peer pressure. "As so often happens, I let so many different things come against me," Lovelace said.

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