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Three teens charged in bomb scare that forced Daniel Boone evacuation

Three teens charged in bomb scare that forced Daniel Boone evacuation

November 20th, 2013 10:08 pm by NET News Service

Washington County Sheriff Ed Graybeal said two freshmen and a sophomore were charged with filing a false report. The three teens were being held in the regional Juvenile Detention Center in Johnson City.

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Hawkins BOE faces sewer plant replacement at Cherokee

Hawkins BOE faces sewer plant replacement at Cherokee

November 20th, 2013 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The Hawkins County Board of Education will be looking at two possible options to address the aging sewer treatment plant at Cherokee High School, and neither option is inexpensive.

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Veterinarian’s efforts help KPD purchase trauma kits for K9s

Veterinarian’s efforts help KPD purchase trauma kits for K9s

November 20th, 2013 9:50 pm by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — The pre-assembled kits contain tools and supplies for the treatment of lacerations and burns, cold packs, hot packs and other materials for addressing a dog’s injury in the field.

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Study ties nuts to lower cancer, heart death risk

Study ties nuts to lower cancer, heart death risk

November 20th, 2013 7:02 pm by Associated Press

DALLAS (AP) — Researchers tracked 119,000 men and women and found that those who ate nuts roughly every day were 20 percent less likely to die during the study period than those who never ate nuts.

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Photo gallery: Train transporting 100,000 gallons of propane derails in Hawkins County

Photo gallery: Train transporting 100,000 gallons of propane derails in Hawkins County

November 20th, 2013 3:48 pm by Jeff Bobo

Rescuers dodged a big bullet Tuesday night when a train derailed in Bulls Gap, and the only cars that didn’t tip over were at the back of the line including four carrying 28,000 gallons of propane each.

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Duffield manufacturer expanding, adding at least 50 jobs

Duffield manufacturer expanding, adding at least 50 jobs

November 20th, 2013 2:48 pm by Staff Report

DUFFIELD — VFP Inc. announced a $3.5 million expansion of its Duffield manufacturing facility Wednesday that will bring at least 50 new jobs to Scott County. The project is under way and will allow VFP to bring its total work force in Duffield to 250.

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Affidavit: 75 lbs of pot flown into Johnson City on private plane

Affidavit: 75 lbs of pot flown into Johnson City on private plane

November 20th, 2013 2:41 pm by NET News Service

A special agent with the DEA met the aircraft at the municipal airport after agents in California reported that David Guy Cardwell and Justin Donald Laycock were carrying duffel bags full of marijuana on the plane.

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Tenn. coach resigns amid vandalism scandal

Tenn. coach resigns amid vandalism scandal

November 20th, 2013 2:29 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

A Tennessee high school head football coach has resigned following allegations that at least two of his assistants painted their team's field house with vulgarities and made it seem like the work of a rival high school.

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Obama, Clinton families pay tribute to JFK

Obama, Clinton families pay tribute to JFK

November 20th, 2013 2:27 pm by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press

President Barack Obama paid tribute Wednesday to former President John F. Kennedy's legacy, joining former President Bill Clinton to lay a wreath at Kennedy's grave

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Entertainment TriCityMom
Review: Xbox One a great game player - and more

Review: Xbox One a great game player - and more

November 20th, 2013 2:24 pm by LOU KESTEN, Associated Press

The Xbox One is a chunky black box that's a little larger than its predecessor, the Xbox 360. It arrives with a respectable library of 22 titles, all sold separately. By and large, they look just as pretty as their counterparts on Sony's PlayStation 4

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