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Valuable sports memorabilia stolen from burned residence

Valuable sports memorabilia stolen from burned residence

April 13th, 2015 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

On Friday a Hawkins County man returned to his home that burned a month ago and discovered that sometime after the fire occurred several items had been stolen, including the best parts of a sports memorabilia collection valued at $75,000.

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Rubio tells supporters he is running for White House

Rubio tells supporters he is running for White House

April 13th, 2015 8:17 pm by Staff Report

Sen. Marco Rubio entered the presidential race Monday by offering the nation a younger generation of leadership that breaks free of ideas "stuck in the 20th century."

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UPDATE: Attorney general says Bible can't be official Tennessee book

UPDATE: Attorney general says Bible can't be official Tennessee book

April 13th, 2015 8:10 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

NASHVILLE - Tennessee's attorney general says a bill seeking to make the Holy Bible the state's official book would violate separation of church and state provisions in the federal and state constitutions.

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Principal reports on mission trip to Dominican Republic

Principal reports on mission trip to Dominican Republic

April 13th, 2015 7:24 pm by Rick Wagner

Group helped finish second floor of vocational school in small village of the Domincan Republic.

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Pinwheels on courthouse lawn represent a rescued child abuse victim

Pinwheels on courthouse lawn represent a rescued child abuse victim - VIDEO

April 13th, 2015 7:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Blue often represents the emotion of sadness, but on the front lawn of the Hawkins County Courthouse this month, blue represents hope for a better life for hundreds of abused children.

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Goodwill and Food City collaborate for Earth Day

Goodwill and Food City collaborate for Earth Day

April 13th, 2015 5:00 pm by Staff Report

For the third year, Goodwill Industries of Tenneva and local Food City stores have partnered once again for an Earth Day donation drive. Goodwill has linked protecting the environment to helping people find jobs and strengthen communities.

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Bristol cop killer seeks new trial

Bristol cop killer seeks new trial

April 13th, 2015 4:32 pm by Nick Shepherd

A man sentenced to death in the 2004 killing of a Bristol police officer is seeking a new trial claiming incompetent attorneys, a racist jury, misconduct by the prosecution, mental illness and the unconstitutionality of lethal injection.

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Prom 2015: Sullivan East High School

April 13th, 2015 4:00 pm by Staff Report

Sullivan East held the first prom of the season on Saturday, April 11. Share photos from the event via email at sullivaneastprom@timesnews.net.

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Man punches cop to teach son 'lesson' in police intimidation

Man punches cop to teach son 'lesson' in police intimidation

April 13th, 2015 3:34 pm by Rain Smith

Police were called to a disturbance in Kingsport, where a man claimed his father "had been drinking and was trying to argue." An officer reported that as he spoke with the complainant on the porch, the suspect "busted out the front door and attacked me."

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Guns-in-parks bill likely headed to conference committee

Guns-in-parks bill likely headed to conference committee

April 13th, 2015 2:33 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee lawmakers anticipate a special committee will be needed to work out differences in a proposal that would allow people with handgun carry permits to be armed in all of the state's parks.

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