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Boone wins sixth straight District 1-AAA softball title

Boone wins sixth straight District 1-AAA softball title

May 8th, 2014 11:12 pm by George Thwaites

McKenzie Ferguson struck out 10, the Lady Trailblazers lineup hammered out 13 hits and Boone beat Volunteer 8-2 in Thursday's tournament finals in Gray.

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10 Things to See: a week of top AP photos

May 8th, 2014 7:08 pm by Associated Press

Here's a look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.

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Health insurers just say no to marijuana coverage

Health insurers just say no to marijuana coverage

May 8th, 2014 3:37 pm by TOM MURPHY, AP Business Writer

Patients who use medical marijuana for pain and other chronic symptoms can take an unwanted hit: Insurers don't cover the treatment, which costs as much as $1,000 a month.

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Homeless man who "won" the lotto in viral video in March gets home thanks to the Internet

Homeless man who "won" the lotto in viral video in March gets home thanks to the Internet

May 8th, 2014 2:50 pm by Interesting stories we found around the web

In March, the story of a homeless man who won the lottery went viral. After the original poster received emails regarding how to help him out, he launched a fundraiser. $44,000 was raised and with that money, the homeless man is no longer homeless.

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Man accused of fleeing police, leaving behind 47 syringes nabbed a year later

Man accused of fleeing police, leaving behind 47 syringes nabbed a year later

May 8th, 2014 12:56 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who has been wanted for a year after allegedly escaping a police pursuit, leaving behind 47 syringes and an empty vodka bottle in his car, was arrested early Tuesday morning in Kingsport.

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Grandmother allegedly draws blood from deputy while resisting arrest

Grandmother allegedly draws blood from deputy while resisting arrest

May 8th, 2014 12:28 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County grandmother is facing charges including assault on an officer after she allegedly dug her nails into a deputy's arm so deep they drew blood while the deputy was attempting to arrest her.

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Prescription drug take-back event collects more than 1,000 pounds of medication

Prescription drug take-back event collects more than 1,000 pounds of medication

May 8th, 2014 11:08 am by Nick Shepherd

Half a ton of medications were collected from all around the region during prescription drug take back events held recently.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 5.8.14

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 5.8.14

May 8th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Check out this week's adoptable furry friends at the Kingsport Animal Shelter, Kingsport, TN. This week we meet: Kenny, Colt, Patrick, Windy, Walter, and....KITTENS!!

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
ETSU alum brings 'Timmy goes to rehab' home

ETSU alum brings 'Timmy goes to rehab' home

May 8th, 2014 9:46 am by Entertainment staff

After its debut at the Kansas City Fringe Festival in the summer of 2013, "Timmy Goes to Rehab" is headed back to Johnson City, where the original one-man show was conceived.

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East Tennessee man charged in tongue piercing incident

East Tennessee man charged in tongue piercing incident

May 8th, 2014 9:44 am by Associated Press

An East Tennessee man is facing charges after police say he allowed a teenage girl to get her tongue pierced.

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