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Why would anyone oppose a right to arm oneself for purposes of defense?

Why would anyone oppose a right to arm oneself for purposes of defense?

December 31st, 2014 8:00 am by Editorial Board

It remains perplexing to folks who think logically why anyone would oppose a right to arm oneself for purposes of defense. The bad guys will always have access to weapons. What sense does it make to disarm the good guys?

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3 Tenn. children die from flu complications in last month

3 Tenn. children die from flu complications in last month

December 31st, 2014 7:00 am by Associated Press

Two deaths occurred in Middle Tennessee and one was reported in East Tennessee "We are expecting a severe flu season" Department of Health spokeswoman Shelley Walker told the Knoxville News Sentinel.

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Police increasing patrols, checkpoints for New Year's

Police increasing patrols, checkpoints for New Year's

December 31st, 2014 6:30 am by Marci Gore

The Tennessee Highway Patrol will conduct a "No Refusal" traffic safety enforcement campaign during the 2014 New Year's Eve holiday period, concluding their efforts at 11:59 p.m. Sunday.

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Photos Local News

2014 Year in Pictures

December 31st, 2014 6:00 am by David Grace

Each day we try to give our readers a unique view of the community and a look into the lives of people they may never meet, but have a story to tell.

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Sports Sports Live
Champion Chiefs: Bailiff, Cherokee capture NPB title

Champion Chiefs: Bailiff, Cherokee capture NPB title

December 31st, 2014 12:30 am by zack Vance, Times-News Correspondent

Cherokee's Keaton Bailiff made sure there was no doubt who would be crowned champion of the 2014 New Peoples Bank Holiday Classic on Tuesday night. "It feels good to get the trophy and winning it with my team," Bailiff said.

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Crime Local News
HCSO nabs Mount Carmel man accused of dealing painkillers

HCSO nabs Mount Carmel man accused of dealing painkillers

December 30th, 2014 11:35 pm by Jeff Bobo

Sheriff Ronnie Lawson said Tuesday that his Narcotics Unit had been conducting a narcotics investigation for the past several weeks involving Johnny Ray Bellamy Jr., 38, 316 Cypress St.

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New Year's revelers urged to follow firework rules

New Year's revelers urged to follow firework rules

December 30th, 2014 9:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

Fireworks are allowed in unincorporated parts of Sullivan County and Bluff City between the hours of 2 p.m. and midnight. Kingsport and Bristol do not allow fireworks within the city limits.

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KPD seeks man who stole donations for sick child

KPD seeks man who stole donations for sick child

December 30th, 2014 9:16 pm by Staff report

A tall white male with long hair emptied a collection jar containing an estimated $200 at a Kingsport business earlier this month.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Cherokee vs. Chuckey-Doak, NPB Holiday Classic

December 30th, 2014 8:58 pm by Jonathan McCoy

Pictures from Tuesday night's championship game between Cherokee and Chuckey-Doak in the New Peoples Bank Holiday Classic at Sullivan North High School in Kingsport.

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Sports
Titans must decide if Mettenberger can be their QB

Titans must decide if Mettenberger can be their QB

December 30th, 2014 8:15 pm by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Pro Football Writer

Zach Mettenberger thinks he is the answer to the Titans' quarterback problem, not Marcus Mariota or Jameis Winston. The Titans have four months to decide if they agree.

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