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Wise County collecting cast off shoes

Wise County collecting cast off shoes

June 23rd, 2014 9:00 pm by Stephen Igo

Donated shoes will be refurbished and distributed in other countries overseas. Wise County Litter Prevention and Recycling Coordinator Greg Cross said over 600 million pairs of shoes wind up in landfills across the nation annually

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Virginia participates in Operation Dry Water

Virginia participates in Operation Dry Water

June 23rd, 2014 8:00 pm by Stephen Igo

The Virginia Department of Game & Inland Fisheries announces the commonwealth's participation in Operation Dry Water, a nationally coordinated effort to raise awareness about the dangers of boating under the influence

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D-B hosting community celebration and season ticket pre-sale event

D-B hosting community celebration and season ticket pre-sale event

June 23rd, 2014 7:00 pm by Staff report

Fans in attendance at the celebration event will get a first look at the renovated stadium, which will include a wide range of improvements such as improved restroom and concession areas, a new press box and increased seating capacity.

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Woman injured attempting to stop runaway pickup in driveway

Woman injured attempting to stop runaway pickup in driveway

June 23rd, 2014 5:31 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Mount Carmel woman suffered a foot and ankle injury Saturday afternoon while attempting to stop a runaway truck that rolled out of her driveway and into a house across the street.

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Man who drove to court for VHMO plea gets sentence doubled

Man who drove to court for VHMO plea gets sentence doubled

June 23rd, 2014 4:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who was arrested on June 2 while driving to Criminal Court to plead guilty for being a habitual motor offender earned himself an additional charge and another two years on his sentence.

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Man allegedly bites wife on nose during brutal assault

Man allegedly bites wife on nose during brutal assault

June 23rd, 2014 2:33 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police reportedly found bite marks on the nose of a woman who was allegedly beaten and choked by her husband Friday night for coming home late.

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US justified drone killings by citing al-Qaida law

US justified drone killings by citing al-Qaida law

June 23rd, 2014 2:32 pm by LARRY NEUMEISTER, Associated Press

The Obama administration justified using drones to kill Americans suspected of terrorism overseas by citing the war against al-Qaida and by saying a surprise attack against an American in a foreign land would not violate the laws of war

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Tennessee listed as third-most dangerous state to live

Tennessee listed as third-most dangerous state to live

June 23rd, 2014 2:31 pm by MAX HRENDA, NET News Service

After Tennessee was listed as the country's third most-dangerous state — in a list that included Washington, D.C. — by a business-oriented social media company, questions surrounding the state's safety and the survey's veracity were thrust into public vie

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Sullivan funding requests, projections put budget $4 million up from last year

Sullivan funding requests, projections put budget $4 million up from last year

June 23rd, 2014 2:27 pm by J. H. Osborne

Members of the Sullivan County Commission's Budget Committee reached a consensus a few nights ago to update, in writing, all other county commissioners on where the county is with development of a budget for the fiscal year that begins next week.

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Man arrested with 333 rounds of ammunition two weeks after warning of the apocalypse

Man arrested with 333 rounds of ammunition two weeks after warning of the apocalypse

June 23rd, 2014 1:31 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Jonesborough man, arrested two weeks ago on illegal weapons charges after warning of the apocalypse, was found June 22 with 333 rounds of ammunition along with three loaded magazines and a handgun, according to a police report.

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