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Longtime Hawkins leader Virgil Mallett dead at 80

Longtime Hawkins leader Virgil Mallett dead at 80

February 7th, 2014 8:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE — Virgil Mallett had served on the Hawkins County Commission since 1998, and even through the most difficult periods of his battle with cancer, very rarely did he miss a commission or committee meeting.

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Kingsport police searching for suspect in series of felonies

Kingsport police searching for suspect in series of felonies

February 7th, 2014 7:45 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — Rodney Ray “Baby Ray” Gilbert. Gilbert is wanted on charges of kidnapping, aggravated robbery, three counts of auto burglary, two counts of theft over $1,000 and two counts of felony vandalism.

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KPD seeking information on shoplifting suspects

KPD seeking information on shoplifting suspects

February 7th, 2014 6:47 pm by Staff report

KINGSPORT — The Kingsport Police Department is looking for two men who stole six computers by putting them in a cardboard box used for a grill set and then paying $11, according to a press release.

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Three Gate City players named to VHSCA's all-state volleyball squad

Three Gate City players named to VHSCA's all-state volleyball squad

February 7th, 2014 4:16 pm by Staff Report

Lady Blue Devils junior hitters Lindsey Harper and Kyra Jessee along with sophomore libero Hayley Wolfe were named to the VHSCA 2A first team all-state volleyball team. Gate City's Amy Reed was named coach of the year.

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Race to enroll young and healthy for new insurance

Race to enroll young and healthy for new insurance

February 7th, 2014 2:03 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

Run largely by groups with close ties to the White House, the recruiting effort is based in part on lessons learned from Obama's presidential races, which revolutionized the way campaigns tracked and targeted voters.

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Update: Oct. 20 trial date set for couple accused of killing child with grape soda

Update: Oct. 20 trial date set for couple accused of killing child with grape soda

February 7th, 2014 1:54 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Attorney General Berkeley Bell hasn’t ruled out the possibility of seeking the death penalty for a Surgoinsville couple accused of killing 5-year-old Alexa Linboom in 2012 by forcing her to drink an excessive amount of grape soda and water.

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Entertainment
Clint Eastwood saves golf director from choking

Clint Eastwood saves golf director from choking

February 7th, 2014 1:48 pm by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer

Clint Eastwood added another starring role at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am — life saver.

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Kentucky all-state choir sings national anthem in an 18 story hotel

Kentucky all-state choir sings national anthem in an 18 story hotel

February 7th, 2014 1:12 pm by Interesting stories we found around the web

According to the Youtube description, ?every night of the All State Choir conference at about 11 p.m., everyone comes out to the balconies of the 18 story Hyatt hotel to sing the National Anthem

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Bra-bbery: Pills, cash swiped from woman's bust

Bra-bbery: Pills, cash swiped from woman's bust

February 7th, 2014 12:11 pm by Rain Smith

The victim stashed $145 and a bottle of Subutex inside her bra before taking a nap, as she currently has houseguests, but awoke to find the items missing.

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SCSO searching for dangerous, wanted man

SCSO searching for dangerous, wanted man

February 7th, 2014 12:05 pm by Staff Report

The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office is asking the public for assistance in finding a wanted man, with information received by authorities leading them to believe he's armed and dangerous.

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