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Hawkins woman allegedly hits truck with buggy, falsely reports being run over

Hawkins woman allegedly hits truck with buggy, falsely reports being run over

October 17th, 2013 2:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police say Food City video shows the suspect unloading her groceries into her car, after which she drives around the parking lot a couple of times. She then parks again in the same spot, calling 911 to report she was hit by a vehicle.

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Wall Street looks to return to 'normalcy'

Wall Street looks to return to 'normalcy'

October 17th, 2013 2:54 pm by KEN SWEET, AP Markets Writer

It's a change of pace for Wall Street, which had been completely absorbed in Washington's political drama over the last month.

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KPD detective receives award for domestic violence work

KPD detective receives award for domestic violence work

October 17th, 2013 1:23 pm by Nick Shepherd

Justin McConnell was presented the Mark Vance Memorial Award in a ceremony at the Sullivan County Courthouse on Thursday. The award is named after a Bristol, Tenn. police officer who was shot and killed responding to a domestic violence call in 2004.

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Happy Snaps Photos - Home Craft Days 2013 at Mountain Empire Community College.

October 17th, 2013 1:02 pm by Staff Report

Southwest Virginia's rich cultural heritage was on full display Saturday at Mountain Empire Community College's 42nd annual Home Craft Days festival in Big Stone Gap, Va.

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Man breaks into Kingsport Dollar General, steals shaving items

Man breaks into Kingsport Dollar General, steals shaving items

October 17th, 2013 12:11 pm by Wes Bunch

The Kingsport Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who allegedly broke into a downtown store last week and stole shaving supplies.

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Cap the Gap seeks Christmas gift sponsors for foster children

Cap the Gap seeks Christmas gift sponsors for foster children

October 17th, 2013 9:14 am by Debra McCown

The number of kids in foster care is growing, said Leslie May, spokeswoman for Cap the Gap, a local nonprofit that helps to cover expenses for foster kids so they’re able to have more normal lives.

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Roe votes against budget deal

Roe votes against budget deal

October 17th, 2013 8:17 am by NET News Service

U.S. Rep. Phil Roe, R-1st, announced tonight that he voted against the deal that both houses of Congress passed Wednesday to end the government shutdown and avoid debt default.

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Tenn. woman charged with starving puppy

Tenn. woman charged with starving puppy

October 17th, 2013 6:50 am by Associated Press

A Tennessee woman has been charged with animal cruelty after officials say she chained a puppy to a tree and allowed him to starve to death.

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States enact laws to stock epinephrine at schools

States enact laws to stock epinephrine at schools

October 17th, 2013 6:40 am by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

A law Tennessee enacted this year makes it easier for schools to stock the life-saving drug epinephrine. The most common form of the medication is packaged inside a device called an auto injector.

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Gov't reopens after Congress ends 16-day shutdown

Gov't reopens after Congress ends 16-day shutdown

October 17th, 2013 6:14 am by ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press

The White House directed all agencies to reopen promptly and in an orderly fashion. Furloughed federal employees across the country are expected to return to work Thursday.

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