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High bidder stuck in limbo after city hall auction in Bluff City

High bidder stuck in limbo after city hall auction in Bluff City

May 14th, 2014 11:35 pm by Nick Shepherd

Sherry Grubb put in the winning bid for the old city hall building in Bluff City, and now she wonders why the Board of Mayor and Aldermen has yet to approve the sale.

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Jonesville man charged in armed robbery of Pennington Gap business

Jonesville man charged in armed robbery of Pennington Gap business

May 14th, 2014 11:28 pm by Wes Bunch

According to Lee County Commonwealth's Attorney Shawn Hines, James Lawrence Jones wore a mask as he entered Cash Today and presented a note to the clerk demanding money. Jones also allegedly pointed a handgun at the employee.

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Dobyns-Bennett mauls Sevier County in Region 1-AAA baseball

Dobyns-Bennett mauls Sevier County in Region 1-AAA baseball

May 14th, 2014 10:53 pm by Pat Kenney

Newley Burton smacked a grand slam and Dobyns-Bennett routed Sevier County 11-0, a five-inning win that sealed the Region 1-AAA baseball championship for the Indians on Wednesday.

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Rat feces, used needles reportedly found in house in child neglect case

Rat feces, used needles reportedly found in house in child neglect case

May 14th, 2014 10:52 pm by Staff Report

April Dawn Garland, 28, and Daniel Ray Jennings, 24, both of 884 Dry Creek Road, Jonesborough, are charged with child neglect for allegedly exposing a child to a harmful environment. They were both arraigned on the charge in Sessions Court on Wednesday.

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Lady Falcons capture Region 1-AAA softball title

Lady Falcons capture Region 1-AAA softball title

May 14th, 2014 10:51 pm by Greg Peters

Morgan Marshall struck out 11 batters and Volunteer scored four runs in the top of the 10th inning to shake off Daniel Boone on Wednesday.

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SW Va. fundraiser to benefit family of  victim of rare cancer

SW Va. fundraiser to benefit family of victim of rare cancer

May 14th, 2014 10:28 pm by Staff Report

A benefit fundraiser for the family of the late Leigh Ann Kennedy Bolinsky will begin at 5 p.m. Saturday in the Taylor-Lewis Community Center, located in East Stone Gap.

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New sign to direct visitors  to Blountville  Farmers Market

New sign to direct visitors to Blountville Farmers Market

May 14th, 2014 9:35 pm by J. H. Osborne

The Blountville Farmers Market launches its 2014 season today. And if you didn't already know where to find it, it will be much harder to miss now.

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Ex-employee gets plea deal after stealing phones from JC cellular company

Ex-employee gets plea deal after stealing phones from JC cellular company

May 14th, 2014 8:57 pm by BECKY CAMPBELL, NET News Service

Jill Rogers, 46, was originally charged with theft over $60,000 but pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of theft over $10,000 during a hearing Monday in Washington County Criminal Court.

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: HCSO remembers fallen officers

PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: HCSO remembers fallen officers - VIDEO

May 14th, 2014 8:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

Sheriff Ronnie Lawson said Wednesday that one of the greatest fears for any sheriff or chief of police is to lose an officer. Between January 2013 and May 2014 there have been 146 police officers killed in the line of duty in the United States.

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Audio: Woman blasts Rogersville BMA for refusing wedding request

Audio: Woman blasts Rogersville BMA for refusing wedding request - VIDEO

May 14th, 2014 8:12 pm by Jeff Bobo

It was an unexpected lesson in municipal government for a group of students who attended Tuesday's BMA meeting as part of a requirement for the Heritage Lights youth organization.

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