Kingsport Times News Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Developer wants to build  upscale housing on Supermarket Row site

Developer wants to build upscale housing on Supermarket Row site

February 4th, 2014 10:15 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Jason Perry, president of the Perry Management Group, said he wants to put together a three-to-four story “urban development property” on the site with parking and multi-family housing with a stone or stucco exterior.

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Hawkins man accused of burning baby with cigarettes served with 2-year-old indictment

Hawkins man accused of burning baby with cigarettes served with 2-year-old indictment

February 4th, 2014 9:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — On Sept. 14, 2010, Rogersville police stopped a vehicle occupied by Joey Mark Waye, his girlfriend and her 14-month-old daughter because the couple were wanted for questioning in connection to some burglaries in Hamblen County.

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Convicted JC sex offender pleads guilty in child porn case

Convicted JC sex offender pleads guilty in child porn case

February 4th, 2014 9:16 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE — Ray Dwight Sluss of Johnson City was indicted in U.S. District Court in Greeneville on a four-count indictment charging him with receipt and possession of child pornography and receipt and possession of child pornography cartoons.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Battle at Gate City girls basketball

February 4th, 2014 9:00 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Tuesday night's Mountain District clash between John Battle and Gate City

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Sports
Braves reach long-term deals with Freeman, Heyward

Braves reach long-term deals with Freeman, Heyward

February 4th, 2014 8:40 pm by CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer

The Braves agreed to an eight-year contract with first baseman Freddie Freeman and a two-year deal with outfielder Jason Heyward on Tuesday, leaving closer Craig Kimbrel as the team's only player still in arbitration.

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Retired judge defending Hawkins court clerk says she will be vindicated

Retired judge defending Hawkins court clerk says she will be vindicated

February 4th, 2014 6:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Retired Hawkins County circuit judge Kindall Lawson told the Times-News Tuesday that in 40 years on the bench he never heard of a clerk being arrested for failing to meet the staffing request of a judge.

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Sports Education
Johnson City school officials worried about cost of ETSU's sports plans

Johnson City school officials worried about cost of ETSU's sports plans

February 4th, 2014 6:17 pm by NATHAN BAKER, NET News Service

JOHNSON CITY — East Tennessee State University is clearly interested in hosting its athletic teams at Johnson City Schools’ facilities next year, but school board members are looking to get contracts in place to keep the district from footing the bill.

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Regional & National
Hog heaven: Maine police investigating screams find happy pig

Hog heaven: Maine police investigating screams find happy pig

February 4th, 2014 5:44 pm by Associated Press

CHINA, Maine (AP) — Police responding to reports of screaming coming from a home in Maine didn’t find a victim of domestic violence as they feared.

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Entertainment Business & Technology
Cable merger future-proofs against Internet’s rise

Cable merger future-proofs against Internet’s rise

February 4th, 2014 5:27 pm by Staff Report

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Charter Communications Inc.’s $38 billion bid to take over the much-larger Time Warner Cable Inc. is an attempt to future-proof its business by getting its foot in the door of millions more homes wired for Internet service.

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Video: Burglars raid Starbucks inside Kingsport hospital

Video: Burglars raid Starbucks inside Kingsport hospital

February 4th, 2014 3:54 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport police are searching for a man and woman believed to have burglarized Starbucks in Holston Valley Medical Center, making away with food and beverages.

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