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Hawkins man allegedly attacks girlfriend for not paying his probation fees

Hawkins man allegedly attacks girlfriend for not paying his probation fees

February 27th, 2014 3:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

An unemployed Hawkins County man is facing charges after allegedly beating his girlfriend with a snow shovel and putting a knife to her throat, among other things, because she apparently failed to pay his probation fees.

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Occupant of vehicle shoots at 11-W motorists

Occupant of vehicle shoots at 11-W motorists

February 27th, 2014 3:49 pm by Nick Shepherd

Two women were allegedly shot at while traveling Highway 11-W in Sullivan County on Tuesday night, telling police the gun was fired by an unknown occupant of another car.

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Winter in the Park: Experience nature's beauty at Natural Tunnel State Park

Winter in the Park: Experience nature's beauty at Natural Tunnel State Park

February 27th, 2014 2:08 pm by Whitney H. Parker

Visiting a state park during the winter months can bring a completely new perspective and different ways to experience nature's beauty. Natural Tunnel State Park is no exception.

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Bill to protect Tenn. outdoorsmen from drones

Bill to protect Tenn. outdoorsmen from drones

February 27th, 2014 1:29 pm by Associated Press

A proposal that would prohibit the use of drones to conduct video surveillance of outdoorsmen in Tennessee without their permission has passed the Senate.

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KPD: Drunk woman arrested after firing gun in street

KPD: Drunk woman arrested after firing gun in street

February 27th, 2014 1:21 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport woman faces felony charges after allegedly exiting her apartment while angry and intoxicated, then randomly firing a handgun along a city street.

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Kingsport neighbors' dispute over barking dogs ends in assault arrest

Kingsport neighbors' dispute over barking dogs ends in assault arrest

February 27th, 2014 11:46 am by Rain Smith

A Wednesday morning argument over barking dogs ended with one man transported to the hospital by ambulance - possibly with a broken jaw - and the arrest of his Kingsport neighbor on a charge of aggravated assault.

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Obama unveils $300 billion transportation infrastructure plan

Obama unveils $300 billion transportation infrastructure plan

February 27th, 2014 6:52 am by By Corey Mitchell, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) (MCT)

President Barack Obama has unveiled plans for a burst of spending on transportation and infrastructure projects, a proposal the White House says will save middle-class jobs and provide an overdue investment in the country's foundation.

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New food labels would highlight calories and sugar

New food labels would highlight calories and sugar

February 27th, 2014 6:48 am by MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press

Those "Nutrition Facts" labels that are plastered on nearly every food package found in grocery stores are getting a new look.

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Forestry officials investigating two SW Va. wildfires

Forestry officials investigating two SW Va. wildfires

February 26th, 2014 11:23 pm by Wes Bunch

William Miller, VDOF senior area forester, said the first blaze began Monday off Copper Creek Road in Scott County's Manville community, roughly five miles north of Gate City.

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Report: Tri-Cities area suffers largest loss of jobs since 2009

Report: Tri-Cities area suffers largest loss of jobs since 2009

February 26th, 2014 11:07 pm by Hank Hayes

The ETSU report noted employment has now declined for the past seven quarters, as the jobless rate for the Tri-Cities Consolidated Statistical Area was 7 percent compared to 6.8 percent a year earlier.

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