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Baseball Hall cuts election eligibility to 10 years

Baseball Hall cuts election eligibility to 10 years

July 26th, 2014 1:10 pm by Associated Press

Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire will have less time to remain eligible for the Hall of Fame ballot under changes made Saturday. The Hall of Fame's board cut a player's eligibility from 15 years to 10.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

July 26th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include professional thieves making off with a large haul, burglary suspects captured on a trail camera, a fire revealing a large marijuana farm and a classic car being seized along with an ounce of 'Ice,' among others

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Fast food workers prepare to escalate wage demands

Fast food workers prepare to escalate wage demands

July 26th, 2014 10:00 am by Associated Press

Fast food workers say they're prepared to escalate their campaign for higher wages and union representation, starting with a national convention in suburban Chicago

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Community Sunday Stories
Local chapter of United Daughters of the Confederacy releases anniversary cookbook

Local chapter of United Daughters of the Confederacy releases anniversary cookbook

July 26th, 2014 9:00 am by Amanda Marsh

Although very little documentation still exists from the early years of the Johnson City chapter, Walker says there were 10 actual daughters of Confederate soldiers in the founding group which is now the only chapter in the Tri-Cities.

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News Crime Regional & National
Carjacked SUV hits crowd, killing 3 young siblings

Carjacked SUV hits crowd, killing 3 young siblings

July 26th, 2014 2:03 am by Associated Press

Two men carjacked a woman at gunpoint but soon sped out of control, killing three children Friday when they plowed into a group selling fruit to raise money for their church, Philadelphia police said.

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Royals sweep Appy twin bill with K-Mets

Royals sweep Appy twin bill with K-Mets

July 25th, 2014 11:12 pm by Staff Report

The Kingsport Mets took it on the chin Friday night, losing both ends of an Appalachian League doubleheader at Burlington.

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Bristol's Moore brings iconic 'War Wizard' home

Bristol's Moore brings iconic 'War Wizard' home

July 25th, 2014 10:20 pm by Dave Ongie

Every driver loves competing at his or her home track, but the bond between Randy Moore and Bristol Motor Speedway runs especially deep. The Bristol native will fire up his "War Wizard" for Thompson Metal Monster Truck Madness at BMS.

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KPD searching for Walmart shoplifters

KPD searching for Walmart shoplifters

July 25th, 2014 9:00 pm by Staff reports

Three suspects, two females and a male, allegedly fled the Walmart on Stone Drive with more than $1,000 worth of merchandise, which included an above ground swimming pool, a box fan and multiple items of clothing.

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HCSO investigating $3,628 theft from Green Tomato Grill

HCSO investigating $3,628 theft from Green Tomato Grill

July 25th, 2014 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Sheriff's Office is still investigatinga $3,628 theft that from the popular Green Tomato Grill in Mooresburgthat apparently took place on the afternoon of July 14.

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HCSO serves arrest warrant stemming from alleged undercover 'Ice' buys

HCSO serves arrest warrant stemming from alleged undercover 'Ice' buys

July 25th, 2014 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County deputies arrested a man Thursday wanted inconnection with several alleged undercover purchases of the higher grade"Ice" type of meth made during a recent investigation.

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