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Prom 2014: J.I. Burton High School

April 30th, 2014 3:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Here's a collection of photos from the J.I. Burton High School, which was held April 26 at the Historic Hotel Norton. The theme was "A Fairytale Ending."

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'Skilled warrior' threatens to kill cop's family

'Skilled warrior' threatens to kill cop's family

April 30th, 2014 2:38 pm by Rain Smith

The DUI suspect "attempted to sing" his ABCs, made several statements which had "no relevance to the questions" he was asked, then levied threats against multiple police officers.

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Heisman winner Winston cited for reportedly shoplifting crab legs

Heisman winner Winston cited for reportedly shoplifting crab legs

April 30th, 2014 2:13 pm by Interesting stories we found around the web

Florida State quarterback and reigning Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston was issued a citation Tuesday for shoplifting crab legs from a Publix supermarket, ESPN reports on their website.

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Prom 2014: Gate City High School

April 30th, 2014 2:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Here's a collection of photos from the Gate City High School prom, which was held April 26 at the Kingsport Civic Auditorium. The theme was "Masquerade."

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Sullivan DA lauds new law to curb infant drug addiction

Sullivan DA lauds new law to curb infant drug addiction

April 30th, 2014 12:56 pm by Nick Shepherd

District Attorney Gen. Barry Staubus championed the bill, which allows criminal punishment for women who give birth to drug-addicted babies. Sullivan County accounts for 10 percent of all Tennessee babies born with neonatal abstinence syndrome.

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Senate GOP blocks Dems' minimum wage boost

Senate GOP blocks Dems' minimum wage boost

April 30th, 2014 12:49 pm by ALAN FRAM, Associated Press

The legislation would have gradually raised the $7.25 hourly minimum to $10.10 over 30 months and then would have provided automatic annual increases to account for inflation.

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Rogersville veteran takes 'Honor Flight'

Rogersville veteran takes 'Honor Flight'

April 30th, 2014 11:11 am by Jeff Bobo

Maurice DeWitte, and 85-year-old Korean war veteran, was recently selected by the "Honor Flight Network" to participate in a tour of national war memorials.

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Prom 2014: Dobyns-Bennett High School

April 30th, 2014 10:45 am by Sunday Scrapbook

Here's a collection of photos from the Dobyns-Bennett High School prom, which was held April 26 at MeadowView Conference Resort & Convention Center in Kingsport. The theme was "A Night in Vegas."

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Deaths reported from US storms reaches 35

Deaths reported from US storms reaches 35

April 30th, 2014 7:30 am by Associated Press

At least 35 deaths have been reported from a large, stubborn storm system making its way through the South after pummeling the central U.S.

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Economy is expected to improve as year progresses

Economy is expected to improve as year progresses

April 30th, 2014 7:10 am by MARTIN CRUTSINGER, AP Economics Writer

Economists think the first-quarter slump, caused in large part by the severe winter, will give way to stronger growth that should endure through the rest of the year.

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