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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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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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Sullivan County parent criticizes school facilities study process

Sullivan County parent criticizes school facilities study process

October 6th, 2014 11:50 pm by Rick Wagner

The BOE approved the final reading of a revamped policy that applies the system's tobacco ban to electronic cigarettes and ended the use of Bristol Motor Speedway's parking lot as an Innovation Academy shuttle bus pickup and drop-off point.

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Man calls police on woman 'acting like his mother'

Man calls police on woman 'acting like his mother'

October 6th, 2014 9:00 pm by Rain Smith

A Bristol man called police on his ex-girlfriend — reporting they'd not dated for three years — after she locked him out of his home, adding that she may have been motivated after he "found another lady."

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