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Sheriff: Abingdon man 'acted appropriately' in shooting intruder

Sheriff: Abingdon man 'acted appropriately' in shooting intruder

July 3rd, 2014 10:30 am by Nick Shepherd

A Washington County, Va., man was shot late Wednesday night while trying to break into a home, according to a press release.

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Bucs to play Emory & Henry in 2015

Bucs to play Emory & Henry in 2015

July 3rd, 2014 7:40 am by Joe Avento, NET News Service

East Tennessee State's first scheduled football game was announced with a lot of fanfair and hoopla. The second one? Not so much.

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Rogersville City School exceeds state mandated student intervention guidelines

Rogersville City School exceeds state mandated student intervention guidelines

July 3rd, 2014 7:00 am by Jeff Bobo

In a nutshell, the program calls for students who are struggling in math or reading to spend time with an "interventionist" in a setting where they receive more personal instruction.

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University of Texas student pleads guilty to terrorism charges

University of Texas student pleads guilty to terrorism charges

July 3rd, 2014 6:45 am by By Jazmine Ulloa, Austin American-Statesman (MCT)

Law enforcement officials and retired military officers hailed the investigations that they said brought two men to swift justice, citing concerns over homegrown terrorism and a possible rise in Westerners joining an al-Qaida offshoot.

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KFD: Leave fireworks to the pros

KFD: Leave fireworks to the pros

July 3rd, 2014 6:40 am by Matthew Lane

In Sullivan County, fireworks can be used between the hours of 2 and 10 p.m., on July 4. Fireworks must be at least 100 feet away from residences unless permission is given by the homeowner. Violators could be fined up to $500.

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Hurricane Arthur forms in the Atlantic

Hurricane Arthur forms in the Atlantic

July 3rd, 2014 6:22 am by EMERY P. DALESIO, Associated Press

Arthur strengthened to a hurricane early Thursday and threatened to give North Carolina a glancing blow on Independence Day, prompting the governor to warn vacationers along the coast not to risk their safety.

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Man accused of  macing mom's boyfriend charged with aggravated burglary, auto burglary

Man accused of macing mom's boyfriend charged with aggravated burglary, auto burglary

July 2nd, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who had been wanted for allegedly macing his mother's boyfriend in January was arrested Sunday morning along with another man during a residential burglary.

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Region set to celebrate independence with parades, fireworks, history

Region set to celebrate independence with parades, fireworks, history

July 2nd, 2014 9:54 pm by J. H. Osborne

KINGSPORT — Communities across the region will mark Independence Day with a multitude of patriotic celebrations Friday.

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Howard's memorable play marks U.S. World Cup run

Howard's memorable play marks U.S. World Cup run

July 2nd, 2014 9:19 pm by JANIE McCAULEY, AP Sports Writer

Tim Howard left a lasting impression on Americans from coast to coast for his incredible, improbable saves in the loss to Belgium in extra time that sent the U.S. home from the World Cup to a country captivated.

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PHOTO GALLERY: USSSA World Series Opening Ceremony.

July 2nd, 2014 8:50 pm by Ned Jilton

Greetings to all the folks visiting Kingsport for the USSSA World Series. Enjoy the opening ceremony photos by Ned Jilton II

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