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Two Kingsport school board members resign

Two Kingsport school board members resign

July 10th, 2014 4:08 pm by Rick Wagner

City school board members Andy King and Betsy Cooper have resigned, leaving the Board of Mayor and Aldermen to appoint two to take their places.

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Second suspect in Church Hill ambush shooting now in Hawkins jail

Second suspect in Church Hill ambush shooting now in Hawkins jail

July 10th, 2014 3:59 pm by Jeff Bobo

Haile Nikols Dujon, 33, was transferred to the Hawkins County Jail Wednesday charged with attempted first degree murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.

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Mother, daughter scammed out of $521 in online parrot sale

Mother, daughter scammed out of $521 in online parrot sale

July 10th, 2014 3:12 pm by Jeff Bobo

HCSO Chief Deputy Tony Allen said there isn't much his department can do about these type of online scams, and the chances of these people seeing their money again are just about nil.

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Traveler urinates on I-81 to 'make good time'

Traveler urinates on I-81 to 'make good time'

July 10th, 2014 2:20 pm by Rain Smith

At 6:48 p.m. a deputy spotted a vehicle in the emergency lane of I-81 at mile marker 67. Outside of the SUV stood a man who was, "making no attempt to conceal himself from the public's view."

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Update: Gunman in delivery man garb kills 4 kids, parents

Update: Gunman in delivery man garb kills 4 kids, parents

July 10th, 2014 1:56 pm by MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press

A gunman dressed as a delivery man forced his way into his sister-in-law's suburban Houston home where he held her children at gunpoint until their parents arrived. Then he opened fire, killing four of the children and the two adults.

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Union official: Local coming for Volkswagen plant

Union official: Local coming for Volkswagen plant

July 10th, 2014 1:46 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — An official with the United Auto Workers, which suffered a stinging defeat in its attempt to unionize Volkswagen's assembly plant in Tennessee earlier this year, said Thursday that it is forming a new local at the plant.

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Man allegedly hits child with beer can at Rogersville park

Man allegedly hits child with beer can at Rogersville park

July 10th, 2014 1:39 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man accused of hitting an 11-year-old girl with a beer can at the Rogersville Fourth of July Celebration Saturday will appear in court Aug. 20 on charges of assault and public intoxication.

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15-year-old charged in fatal shooting at Tenn. armory

15-year-old charged in fatal shooting at Tenn. armory

July 10th, 2014 1:14 pm by Associated Press

Authorities say the suspect somehow gained access to armory, which is usually locked, and fired several shots Wednesday evening. Sgt. 1st Class Michael W. Braden was shot and later died.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 7.10.14

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 7.10.14 - VIDEO

July 10th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Need a break from your day? Meet some puppies who need a good home at the Kingsport Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Athena, Precious, Rosco, Skyler, and Winnie.

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Kingsport chase suspect allegedly drives at police while high

Kingsport chase suspect allegedly drives at police while high

July 10th, 2014 10:45 am by Rain Smith

A Greeneville man has been jailed after allegedly leading a police pursuit along the outskirts of Eastman — driving his vehicle head-on at multiple patrol cars during the incident — and admitting that he "hit the pipe" as officers gave chase.

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