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HCSO and DEA host drug drop-off at both Hawkins Food City stores

HCSO and DEA host drug drop-off at both Hawkins Food City stores

April 25th, 2014 1:50 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Sheriff's Office is collaborating with the federal Drug Enforcement Administration and Food City in an effort to dispose of unused prescription drugs before they can fall into the wrong hands.

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Arrest in Rogersville school break-in may end rash of burglaries

Arrest in Rogersville school break-in may end rash of burglaries

April 25th, 2014 11:04 am by Jeff Bobo

Police say one man is a "person of interest" in about a dozen unsolved burglaries which have mainly taken place at businesses over the past six to eight months.

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SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 4.25.14

SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 4.25.14 - VIDEO

April 25th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Check out this week's adoptable furry friends at the Sullivan County Animal Shelter, Blountville, TN. This week we meet: Butterscotch, Jackson, Mason, Sox, Baby, and Tiger.

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Community Local News
AARP, Second Harvest team up to fight hunger

AARP, Second Harvest team up to fight hunger

April 25th, 2014 9:48 am by Marci Gore

The nonprofit organization for people 50 and older was looking for ways to support local organizations and add value to the AARP member experience. Their hunger team now meets the first Tuesday of each month at Second Harvest.

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Community Sunday Stories
Shepherd Center adds food pantry to list of services for older adults

Shepherd Center adds food pantry to list of services for older adults

April 25th, 2014 8:43 am by Katina Rose

The Shepherd Center, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, provides a wide variety of free services to enable older adults to live independently and safely at home for as long as appropriate.

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Obama: May be time for more NKorea sanctions

Obama: May be time for more NKorea sanctions

April 25th, 2014 7:17 am by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press

President Barack Obama says it may be time to consider further sanctions against North Korea "that have even more bite" as the country is threatening its fourth nuclear test.

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Local News
Crews battle home,  brush fires in Scott

Crews battle home, brush fires in Scott

April 25th, 2014 3:00 am by Wes Bunch

Two homes received varying degrees of damage Wednesday as multiple fire crews in Scott County responded to blazes that occurred in three separate locations in Scott County.

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Hawkins men charged after altercation at funeral leads to shoot-out

Hawkins men charged after altercation at funeral leads to shoot-out

April 25th, 2014 12:40 am by Jeff Bobo

Shortly before midnight Monday, the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a suspicious person at 1321 Old Union Road in Church Hill, but while en route deputies were informed of a complaint of shots fired from that address.

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Business & Technology
Cook Out restaurant coming to Kingsport

Cook Out restaurant coming to Kingsport

April 25th, 2014 12:22 am by Matthew Lane

According to Kingsport's Building Department, the North Carolina- based hamburger chain obtained a $750,000 permit last month to build a new location on Stone Drive, on the site of the Sagebrush restaurant.

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Purdue official rates IA as top STEM middle school

Purdue official rates IA as top STEM middle school

April 25th, 2014 12:12 am by Rick Wagner

When Tennessee Commissioner of Education Kevin Huffman and Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey visit Innovation Academy this morning, they will see the nation's best STEM middle school.

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