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Info sought on Bloomingdale burglary

Info sought on Bloomingdale burglary

February 12th, 2015 2:25 pm by Staff Report

Police are asking for the public's assistance in a felony burglary case, saying thousands of dollars worth of tools were swiped from a Sullivan County wrecker service.

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Man charged with rape, kidnapping of elderly Blountville woman

Man charged with rape, kidnapping of elderly Blountville woman

February 12th, 2015 1:20 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Blountville man who ignited a manhunt last year after allegedly raping, kidnapping and robbing an elderly woman was formally charged in a Thursday court appearance.

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Tracking device triggers Kingsport stalking arrest

Tracking device triggers Kingsport stalking arrest

February 12th, 2015 11:30 am by Rain Smith

For the second time in six months, the same Blountville man has been arrested for alleged stalking incidents in Kingsport - this time accused of attaching a "tracking device" to the victim's vehicle.

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Community Photos Videos TriCityMom Furry Friends

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 2.12.15 - VIDEO

February 12th, 2015 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

We meet some new adoptable shelter animals on this week's Furry Friends video. This week we meet: Cherish, Deuce, Scotch, Tucker, and Xena. Also, the photo gallery below has photos of adoptable shelter animals.

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Opinion
Letters: America follows Hitler, Stalin

Letters: America follows Hitler, Stalin

February 12th, 2015 10:29 am by Letters to the Editor

Stalin had his method of liquidation; Hitler had his system; America has made it a threesome with its legalized procedure. Stalin and Hitler have paid. Will America make it a threesome by paying for our 50 million-plus abortions?

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Kingsport water line break impacting traffic, businesses

Kingsport water line break impacting traffic, businesses

February 12th, 2015 9:48 am by Staff Report

Businesses are being notified, but motorists should use extra caution in the area as two lanes of travel will be closed during the work period.

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Local students recycle 15 tons

Local students recycle 15 tons

February 12th, 2015 9:15 am by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT - The monetary savings may be approaching $1,200 a month, but teachers helping with the program said learning the importance of recycling is priceless.

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Crime Regional & National
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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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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