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Good Samaritan helps Rogersville police nab fleeing suspect and then disappears

Good Samaritan helps Rogersville police nab fleeing suspect and then disappears

April 29th, 2014 5:27 pm by Jeff Bobo

Edward Natul "Chico" Rogers, 40, is one of Rogersville's most notorious repeat offenders with a lengthy arrest record dating back to when he was a juvenile.

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Community Scrapbook: Trail Work on High Knob

April 29th, 2014 3:26 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Community Scrapbook features photos of work along the Chief Benges Scout Trail on High Knob. The photos were submitted by The Clinch Coalition.

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Painting Vintage Furniture

Painting Vintage Furniture

April 29th, 2014 3:25 pm by Melissa Baskette

A piece can take on new life with popular chalk paint or milk paint techniques. Both are easy to use as there is little or no prep or primer needed. You may choose to have a smooth paint finish, or a time-worn distressed finish.

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Sports
LA Clippers owner Sterling banned for life by the NBA

LA Clippers owner Sterling banned for life by the NBA

April 29th, 2014 2:26 pm by Associated Press

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been banned for life by the NBA in response to racist comments the league says he made in a recorded conversation.

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Cleanup under way from storms around Wise

Cleanup under way from storms around Wise

April 29th, 2014 1:42 pm by Stephen Igo

Police officers were conducting an interview inside a residence when the roof was blown away, while trees toppled onto a Christian camp's cabin that was housing a family displaced by fire.

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News Regional & National
Gunman wounds six at FedEx sorting center, commits suicide

Gunman wounds six at FedEx sorting center, commits suicide

April 29th, 2014 12:54 pm by KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press

In addition to a shotgun, the gunman also had an undisclosed number of Molotov cocktails, but he did not use them in the attack, police said. The suspect, identified by police as 19-year-old Geddy Kramer of Acworth, was found dead inside.

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Judge, commissioner clash over Hawkins litter project

Judge, commissioner clash over Hawkins litter project

April 29th, 2014 11:33 am by Jeff Bobo

What started as a positive report to the commission evolved into a heated debate between Hawkins County Sessions Judge J. Todd Ross and Commissioner Charlie Freeman, debating the merits of privatized probation in the county.

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Update: Heritage Glass will invest $15.8M to begin new manufacturing operations

Update: Heritage Glass will invest $15.8M to begin new manufacturing operations

April 29th, 2014 9:31 am by Hank Hayes

Tennessee, Kingsport and Heritage Glass officials on Tuesday closed a deal — featuring a financial package with a number of moving parts — to revive AGC's former Blue Ridge glass manufacturing facilities off Lincoln Street.

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US electricity prices may be going up for good

US electricity prices may be going up for good

April 29th, 2014 8:15 am by By Ralph Vartabedian, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

There is a growing fragility in the U.S. electricity system, experts warn, the result of the shutdown of coal-fired plants, reductions in nuclear power, a shift to more expensive renewable energy and natural gas pipeline constraints.

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Update: Tornadoes tear through South, add to US death toll

Update: Tornadoes tear through South, add to US death toll

April 29th, 2014 8:11 am by ADRIAN SAINZ and JEFF AMY, Associated Press

A dangerous storm system that spawned a chain of deadly tornadoes over three days flattened homes and businesses, forced frightened residents in more than half a dozen states to take cover and left tens of thousands in the dark Tuesday morning.

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