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Kingsport man sentenced for crime spree with son, 14

Kingsport man sentenced for crime spree with son, 14

September 18th, 2014 12:05 am by Nick Shepherd

Paul Tracy Guy previously pleaded guilty to child abuse and neglect, four counts of grand larceny, three counts of conspiracy to commit grand larceny and two counts of selling stolen items.

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Local educators: Religion study does not focus  on Islam, Qur'an

Local educators: Religion study does not focus on Islam, Qur'an

September 17th, 2014 11:34 pm by Rick Wagner

Local radio airwaves and the Internet have been abuzz lately with talk about Tennessee's seventh-grade world history curriculum, including a perceived focus on Islam and the Qur'an, the Islamic holy book.

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Northeast State Community College hosts Scholarship Saturday

Northeast State Community College hosts Scholarship Saturday

September 17th, 2014 10:30 pm by Rick Wagner

Area high school seniors will be able to sign up for Tennessee Promise and fill out their college applications. It is part of a statewide Scholarship Saturday event.

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JC trio charged in theft of thousands of pounds of metal

JC trio charged in theft of thousands of pounds of metal

September 17th, 2014 9:29 pm by NET News Service

On Wednesday, Johnson City police arrested Donald Anderson, 50, 308 W. Poplar St.; James Fair, 57, and Josh Fair, 27, both of 1821 E. Fairview Ave., two days after employees of OmniSource, located at 115 Alabama St., first reported the missing metal.

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Yuma man struggles with the loss of his spouse

Yuma man struggles with the loss of his spouse

September 17th, 2014 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Losing a spouse is a hard thing to go through. Losing a spouse at a young age and not being able to pay for the funeral makes everything that much harder.

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Gate City officials excited about growth, events

Gate City officials excited about growth, events

September 17th, 2014 7:30 pm by Marci Gore

"We've been very busy," said Greg Jones, the town's manager for 18 months now. "We've got a very active economic development group and we've had a lot of support in the community."

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Hawkins case involved shoplifting, pills and syringes, tattooing, and a sleeping child

Hawkins case involved shoplifting, pills and syringes, tattooing, and a sleeping child

September 17th, 2014 6:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

A shoplifting investigation last week led Hawkins County deputies to a mobile home where they found syringes, pills, a sleeping child, and one suspect preparing to give another suspect a tattoo.

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Police: Tenn. father forced teen to drink alcohol

Police: Tenn. father forced teen to drink alcohol

September 17th, 2014 6:00 pm by Associated Press

Police say an East Tennessee father forced his son to drink alcohol until he passed out as a punishment after he caught the 15-year-old drinking.

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Online sleuths aid probe into gay couple's beating

Online sleuths aid probe into gay couple's beating

September 17th, 2014 5:45 pm by Associated Press

"This is how Twitter is supposed to work for cops," Philadelphia Detective Joe Murray tweeted late Tuesday as the crowd-sourced investigation exploded online. "I will take a couple thousand Twitter detectives over any one real detective any day."

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Dow closes at record after Fed keeps rates intact

Dow closes at record after Fed keeps rates intact

September 17th, 2014 5:29 pm by Associated Press

Stocks marched higher after the U.S. central bank released a statement signaling little change in its interest rate policy. The gains were broad, with seven of the 10 industry groups of the Standard & Poor's 500 index rising, led by materials stocks.

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