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Kingsport man pleads guilty in  Gate City break-ins

Kingsport man pleads guilty in Gate City break-ins

October 25th, 2013 10:11 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Kingsport man pleaded guilty Friday in Scott County Circuit Court to nine burglary-related counts stemming from a pair of August 2012 break-ins in the Gate City area.

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Six inducted into D-B Alumni Association Hall of Fame

Six inducted into D-B Alumni Association Hall of Fame

October 25th, 2013 10:08 pm by Rick Wagner

Six Dobyns-Bennett High School graduates were inducted into the school’s alumni Hall of Fame Thursday at MeadowView Conference, Resort & Convention Center.

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Local News Education
Kingsport BOE refines plans for school facilities study

Kingsport BOE refines plans for school facilities study

October 25th, 2013 9:53 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — The city’s school board got its first look at a draft request for proposals (RFP) on a school facilities study during a daylong retreat Friday.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Gate City vs. John Battle football

October 25th, 2013 9:39 pm by Jonathan McCoy

Photos from Friday's Gate City vs. John Battle football game in Bristol, Va.

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FDA plans tighter restrictions on hydrocodone

FDA plans tighter restrictions on hydrocodone

October 25th, 2013 9:11 pm by Nick Shepherd

Earlier this week, the Food and Drug Administration announced a plan for greater restrictions on prescription painkillers containing hydrocodone.

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Carbon capture: Virginia Tech professor says ‘entire new industry is being created’

Carbon capture: Virginia Tech professor says ‘entire new industry is being created’

October 25th, 2013 9:06 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE — Carbon capture and utilization storage (CCUS) technologies are still a long way from commercial application but possess promising economic potential, Dr. Michael Karmis said during a lecture Friday.

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Morristown man receives 11 years  for  child porn

Morristown man receives 11 years for child porn

October 25th, 2013 8:52 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — A Morristown man will spend the next 11 years in federal prison for sharing child pornography over the Internet.

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Jack Daniel’s in legal fight with small distiller

Jack Daniel’s in legal fight with small distiller

October 25th, 2013 7:24 pm by BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated Press

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A white whiskey named for a famed Appalachian moonshiner started out being sold in Mason jars, to honor its roguish roots, but switched to square-shaped bottling.

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Hamlin wins pole on fast day at Martinsville

Hamlin wins pole on fast day at Martinsville

October 25th, 2013 6:15 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

Denny Hamlin promised he would be a factor in Sunday’s NASCAR race at Martinsville Speedway, and he went out and proved it by leading a parade of drivers who smashed the track qualifying record.

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Jury sought child abuse charges against parents of JonBenet Ramsey

Jury sought child abuse charges against parents of JonBenet Ramsey

October 25th, 2013 6:13 pm by P. SOLOMON BANDA, Associated Press

BOULDER, Colo. — A grand jury that reviewed evidence in the death of 6-year-old JonBenet Ramsey believed her parents were involved in the crime but didn’t say who killed the beauty queen, according to documents released Friday.

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