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Big Elm Road fire  being investigated  as possible arson

Big Elm Road fire being investigated as possible arson

December 3rd, 2014 11:35 pm by Jeff Bobo

Last Friday around 1:40 a.m., Hawkins County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Keith Long was patrolling an unincorporated area of Hawkins County when he observed flames coming from the back of the house at 784 Big Elm Road.

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NETWORKS CEO: Marketing Phipps Bend would benefit area

NETWORKS CEO: Marketing Phipps Bend would benefit area

December 3rd, 2014 11:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

Clay Walker is fired up about the opportunity to begin marketing vacant industrial property at the Phipps Bend Industrial Park in Hawkins County.

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Grand Theft Nada: Game store burglars snatch empty boxes

Grand Theft Nada: Game store burglars snatch empty boxes

December 3rd, 2014 9:00 pm by Rain Smith

A smash and grab burglary at a Kingsport video game store was bungled early Wednesday morning, after a glass door was shattered to make entry, but only empty game cases were stolen.

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A Life Well Lived: 'Enthusiastic participation' was a way of life for Isaac Nidiffer

A Life Well Lived: 'Enthusiastic participation' was a way of life for Isaac Nidiffer

December 3rd, 2014 8:00 pm by Katherine Scoggins

A wiry, energetic teacher, he was constantly moving around the room as he taught and woe to those who did not carefully watch his every move! You could soon be, as he often said, 'In a mell of a hess!'

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Roe: House GOP doesn't want government shutdown

Roe: House GOP doesn't want government shutdown

December 3rd, 2014 7:30 pm by Hank Hayes

Congress has until December 11 to avoid a government shutdown during a post-election lame duck session before Republicans assume control of both the House and Senate next year.

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Woman dies in Washington County wreck

Woman dies in Washington County wreck

December 3rd, 2014 7:16 pm by Staff report

Deputies determined the driver to be Barbara A. Reisinger, 68, 158 Oak Grove Rd., Johnson City. Reisinger was transported to the Johnson City Medical Center, where she died a short time later.

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Aide, 7-year-old girls killed in Tenn. bus crash

Aide, 7-year-old girls killed in Tenn. bus crash

December 3rd, 2014 6:00 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press; STEVE MEGARGEE, Associated Press

An aspiring teacher with two children of her own and a little girl who loved to read were among those killed when two Tennessee school buses carrying children home for the day crashed on Tuesday.

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Poll: Tennesseans approve of Haslam, Legislature

Poll: Tennesseans approve of Haslam, Legislature

December 3rd, 2014 5:00 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

Tennesseans approve of their elected officials but want them to work with members of the other party, even if it means compromising on some of their values and priorities, according to a new poll from Vanderbilt University.

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Dogs rescued as blaze guts Scott County animal shelter

Dogs rescued as blaze guts Scott County animal shelter

December 3rd, 2014 2:17 pm by Marci Gore

The 13 dogs that were being housed at the shelter have been relocated to two local vets' offices. But, if the shelter should take in any new dogs, there is nowhere to put them, as the building is a total loss.

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Hunger Gains: Shoplifter nabs feast from Kingsport store

Hunger Gains: Shoplifter nabs feast from Kingsport store

December 3rd, 2014 12:24 pm by Rain Smith

Police are searching for a woman who allegedly stole more than $500 in seafood, chicken and red meat from Walmart, including eight to 10 cuts of steak priced at $30 a piece.

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