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Jonesborough man nets 9 charges in hit-and-run crash

Jonesborough man nets 9 charges in hit-and-run crash

February 12th, 2015 7:21 am by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

Police said a Jonesborough man's attempt to elude them because of two active warrants resulted in his arrest and nine additional criminal charges.

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Accused shooter of 3 Muslim students had earlier run-ins

Accused shooter of 3 Muslim students had earlier run-ins

February 12th, 2015 7:11 am by MICHAEL BIESECKER and EMERY P. DALESIO, Associated Press

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - The North Carolina man accused of killing three Muslim students in a dispute over parking spaces had earlier run-ins with his neighbors, sometimes while wearing a handgun on his hip.

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Local News Education
Sullivan officials updated on school options

Sullivan officials updated on school options

February 12th, 2015 12:02 am by Rick Wagner

Two drafts moving forward from among five or six originally proposed are one with two new high schools and one that keeps three existing high schools.

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Local News Business & Technology
Hawkins EMS one step from primary ambulance status

Hawkins EMS one step from primary ambulance status

February 11th, 2015 11:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

The BMA will consider the third and final reading of the ordinance when it meets in regular session March 10.

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Local News
T-shirts to help fund new Scott animal shelter

T-shirts to help fund new Scott animal shelter

February 11th, 2015 11:27 pm by Marci Gore

Lydia Hensley says when she and her husband, Brandon, heard about the fire that destroyed the Scott County dog pound building in early December, they knew they wanted to do something to help out, but had no idea what.

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Oops! Middle school students given 'Fifty Shades of Grey' puzzles

Oops! Middle school students given 'Fifty Shades of Grey' puzzles

February 11th, 2015 10:02 pm by Associated Press

The word search puzzles, based on an erotic novel and movie, contained terms including "spanking," "submissive," "leather cuffs" and "bondage." Other words on the list were more explicit.

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Glory Days: Video will capture history of Church Hill High football

Glory Days: Video will capture history of Church Hill High football

February 11th, 2015 8:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

An effort is now being organized to capture players' stories on video to be edited into a documentary telling the history of Church Hill High School football from 1951-79.

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'This is not a landfill': Hawkins man outraged by massive tire dump in Cherokee Lake

'This is not a landfill': Hawkins man outraged by massive tire dump in Cherokee Lake

February 11th, 2015 7:04 pm by Jeff Bobo

Western Hawkins County is blessed with miles of lakeshore open to the public for fishing, boating and swimming, but some people believe that area is only good for dumping garbage.

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Blaze guts Blountville mobile home, killing two pets

Blaze guts Blountville mobile home, killing two pets

February 11th, 2015 5:33 pm by Rain Smith

Sullivan County Fire Department Sr. Capt. Josh Kemp says no one was home when the fire was sparked. A passing motorist reported the fire to dispatch at 3:07 p.m.

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Lawyer: 'American Sniper' said ex-Marine 'straight-up nuts'

Lawyer: 'American Sniper' said ex-Marine 'straight-up nuts'

February 11th, 2015 5:30 pm by JAMIE STENGLE, Associated Press

Shortly before he was shot to death by a troubled former Marine at a Texas gun range, legendary Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle texted a buddy, "This dude is straight-up nuts," a defense attorney told jurors Wednesday.

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