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Sullivan panel gets firsthand look at jail

Sullivan panel gets firsthand look at jail

November 8th, 2014 6:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

When Sullivan County Mayor Richard Venable took office Sept. 1, the Sullivan County Jail was facing threat of decertification by the Tennessee Correction Institute.

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Kingsport Ministry empowers women through love, laughter, laundry

Kingsport Ministry empowers women through love, laughter, laundry

November 8th, 2014 4:15 pm by Marci Gore

The Oasis of Kingsport, which opened in June at 1009 E. Sullivan St. in downtown Kingsport, is a gathering place for all women and children (including boys 10 and under), offering services to promote self-sufficiency and empowerment.

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Mexican meth increasingly supplanting at-home labs

Mexican meth increasingly supplanting at-home labs

November 8th, 2014 2:04 pm by JIM SALTER, Associated Press

In Tennessee, lab seizures are down 40 percent this year, said Tommy Farmer, director of the Tennessee Meth and Pharmaceutical Task Force. Meanwhile, Mexican cartels have upped their meth-making.

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TSSAA's second-round football brackets set

TSSAA's second-round football brackets set

November 8th, 2014 12:41 pm by Staff Report

Dobyns-Bennett travels to Science Hill and Sullivan South hosts Greeneville in Round 2 on Friday night.

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Tow truck stolen from Kingsport wrecker service

Tow truck stolen from Kingsport wrecker service

November 8th, 2014 10:35 am by Rain Smith

The truck was hot-wired and driven from West Stone Wrecker, 2005 West Stone Drive, then located the following afternoon at Food City in Church Hill.

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Teen accused of Roan Mountain murder may face attempted murder charge for alleged assault on jailer

Teen accused of Roan Mountain murder may face attempted murder charge for alleged assault on jailer

November 8th, 2014 9:38 am by John Thompson, NET News Service

The latest charge being sent to the grand jury stems from an incident at the Carter County Jail on Oct. 23, where Anthony Lacy allegedly assaulted a jailer while Lacy was being held in pretrial confinement on the murder charge.

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Stocks that could benefit from a GOP-led Congress

Stocks that could benefit from a GOP-led Congress

November 8th, 2014 9:33 am by KEN SWEET, AP Business Writer

Lower taxes for medical device makers. Lighter regulations for coal. If the new Republican-led Congress manages to push through these policy changes it could lift stocks in the health and energy industries.

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The most viewed crime stories of the week

The most viewed crime stories of the week

November 8th, 2014 9:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at the top crime stories of the past week.

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SPARK grant aims to light  a fire for fitness at Sevier

SPARK grant aims to light a fire for fitness at Sevier

November 8th, 2014 1:25 am by Rick Wagner

"The focus is on getting kids moving," Chelsea Johnson of BlueCross said during a ceremony in the library of Sevier early Friday afternoon. A group of students, the school's three physical education teachers and Principal Kim Harvey also attended.

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Tribe weathers Hurricanes in TSSAA Class 6A playoff opener

Tribe weathers Hurricanes in TSSAA Class 6A playoff opener

November 8th, 2014 12:53 am by George Thwaites

Tribe quarterback Skylar East passed for 178 yards — including two redemptive scoring strikes late in the first half — and D-B held on to beat Morristown East 35-31 in a crowd-pleasing comeback.

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