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General chokes up as he details affair during plea

General chokes up as he details affair during plea

March 17th, 2014 7:51 pm by JEFFREY COLLINS, Associated Press

An Army general who admitted to improper relationships with three subordinates appeared to choke up Monday as he told a judge that he'd failed the female captain who had leveled the most serious accusations against him.

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Proceeds from gala, craft show to benefit Kingsport Carousel

Proceeds from gala, craft show to benefit Kingsport Carousel

March 17th, 2014 5:46 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

The Brass Ring Gala and Carousel Fine Craft Show will return with twice the number of high-quality craftsmen as last year, more chances to sponsor the Kingsport Carousel and the opportunity to celebrate the carousel's progress.

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Gary and Margaret Perdue met, married at the Barter

Gary and Margaret Perdue met, married at the Barter

March 17th, 2014 5:21 pm by Marci Gore

Gary Perdue was eating lunch in the cafeteria of the Barter Inn in 1962 when he first saw the woman who would become his wife two years later.

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Report of stolen pot money prompts three arrests

Report of stolen pot money prompts three arrests

March 17th, 2014 3:51 pm by Rain Smith

A man told police that the seller claimed to have "lost the pot" but wouldn't return his money, so he sat down on the couch and refused to leave.

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Police: Bluff City traffic stop nets $20,000 in gravel

Police: Bluff City traffic stop nets $20,000 in gravel

March 17th, 2014 2:32 pm by Rain Smith

Two men were arrested Sunday in Bluff City while allegedly transporting 50 grams of gravel into the area, with police estimating street value of the drugs at approximately $20,000.

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Impending divorce may have triggered double shooting in Sullivan County

Impending divorce may have triggered double shooting in Sullivan County

March 17th, 2014 1:16 pm by Rain Smith

Police responding to a Friday afternoon double shooting in Sullivan County located the couple's infant son lying between their bodies, while their toddler held a spent shell casing from one of the shots fired into her parents' heads.

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Woman allegedly claims devil told her to stab husband for 'worshiping' NASCAR

Woman allegedly claims devil told her to stab husband for 'worshiping' NASCAR

March 17th, 2014 12:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill woman allegedly drove her car into a church Sunday night and then stabbed her husband in the chest at the altar because he was "worshiping the NASCAR race at Bristol."

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Update: 'Shamrock Shakedown' drug bust underway in Scott County

Update: 'Shamrock Shakedown' drug bust underway in Scott County

March 17th, 2014 11:04 am by Wes Bunch

Authorities in Scott County are conducting a roundup of nearly 60 suspects indicted this month on more than 200 drug-related charges.

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Jack Daniel's opposes changing Tenn. whiskey law

Jack Daniel's opposes changing Tenn. whiskey law

March 17th, 2014 9:38 am by BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated Press; ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

The principal change would be to allow Tennessee whiskey makers to reuse barrels, which he said would present considerable savings over new ones that can cost $600 each.

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Plane search expands from Australia to Kazakhstan

Plane search expands from Australia to Kazakhstan

March 17th, 2014 9:36 am by IAN MADER, Associated Press

The search for the missing Malaysian jet pushed deep into the northern and southern hemispheres Monday as Australia scoured the southern Indian Ocean and Kazakhstan

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