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Potter found guilty in Facebook murders

Potter found guilty in Facebook murders

October 11th, 2013 11:32 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

Judge Jon Kerry Blackwood sentenced Marvin Enoch "Buddy" Potter Jr. to two life sentences. He said the life sentences are in compliance with state law and it will be determined whether they will run consecutively or concurrently during an Oct. 2 hearing.

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Crime
Gate City man accused of fraud in claiming lost wallet, $7,000 in cash

Gate City man accused of fraud in claiming lost wallet, $7,000 in cash

October 11th, 2013 11:15 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Billy Wayne Hammonds Jr., 30, of Gate City, was charged with a single count of grand larceny by trick, a Class U felony punishable by up to 20 years in prison.

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Blue Devils come back for homecoming win

Blue Devils come back for homecoming win

October 11th, 2013 11:12 pm by Greg Peters

Gate City fought off a determined Virginia High squad on Friday night to claim a 37-25 homecoming win at Legion Field.

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Tribe trumps Vikings in seesaw Big 7 clash

Tribe trumps Vikings in seesaw Big 7 clash

October 11th, 2013 10:42 pm by Dave Ongie

Dobyns-Bennett got another clutch fourth-quarter performance out of quarterback Josh Holt to salvage a 28-27 victory over Tennessee High on homecoming Friday night at J. Fred Johnson Stadium.

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Community Photos Education
Roosevelt’s  field day  puts accent  on  working together, anti-bullying

Roosevelt’s field day puts accent on working together, anti-bullying

October 11th, 2013 10:24 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — The “coopetition” theme for field day, which physical education teacher Rebecca Good coined, kicked off Friday with an anti-bullying flash mob dance by the fifth grade. The students danced to a unity song written last year.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Union at Lee High football

October 11th, 2013 10:23 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Friday night's Union at Lee High football game at Five Star Stadium in Ben Hur

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Friday's high school football scores

Friday's high school football scores

October 11th, 2013 9:56 pm by Staff Report

Prep scores from Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia for Friday, Oct. 11.

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Tennessee High at Dobyns-Bennett photo gallery

October 11th, 2013 9:10 pm by Jonathan McCoy

Pictures from Friday's Tennessee High at Dobyns-Bennett football game in Kingsport.

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
Ashley Judd to play lead in Trigiani’s ‘Big Stone Gap’ film

Ashley Judd to play lead in Trigiani’s ‘Big Stone Gap’ film

October 11th, 2013 8:22 pm by Staff report

The author, a native of Big Stone Gap now living in New York City, has returned to her hometown to direct the film. Monday morning, Trigiani is to discuss the project on the campus of Mountain Empire Community College.

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Va., Tenn. health commissioners announce ‘Keep Flu Out’ campaign

Va., Tenn. health commissioners announce ‘Keep Flu Out’ campaign

October 11th, 2013 7:53 pm by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE — Virginia Health Commissioner Cynthia Romero said, “The CDC (Centers for Disease Control) has informed us that at any one given time during the flu season, anywhere from 5 to 20 percent of our population can be infected with the flu."

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