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Blountville man stabbed in fight with roommate

Blountville man stabbed in fight with roommate

December 27th, 2013 9:40 am by Rain Smith

A busted television set — and subsequent argument between roommates over who would clean up the broken glass — has allegedly led to a stabbing at a Blountville residence.

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Utility linemen brave cold, ice to restore power

Utility linemen brave cold, ice to restore power

December 27th, 2013 8:13 am by COREY WILLIAMS, Associated Press

The storm has been blamed for 17 deaths in the U.S. and 10 in Canada. As of Friday morning, 138,000 customers remained without power.

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Tenn. pastor expected to plead guilty to sex charge

Tenn. pastor expected to plead guilty to sex charge

December 27th, 2013 8:09 am by Associated Press

A defense lawyer says a Memphis pastor is pleading guilty to sexual battery of a teenage girl and his church will shut down.

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Tribe of volunteers: Former D-B athletes throw support behind Kitchen of Hope fundraiser

Tribe of volunteers: Former D-B athletes throw support behind Kitchen of Hope fundraiser

December 27th, 2013 8:00 am by Nick Shepherd

Paralympian Blake Leeper, Brenton Leeper, a football player for UT-Chattanooga, Devaun Swafford, a football player at UT, and Teddy Gaines, a football coach for ETSU, got together Thursday to promote a fundraising breakfast for the Kitchen of Hope.

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2013 filled with 'cool' finds at Gray Fossil Site

2013 filled with 'cool' finds at Gray Fossil Site

December 26th, 2013 11:06 pm by JENNIFER SPROUSE, NET News Service

At the Gray Fossil Site, 2013 was a year filled with significant discoveries, including a new, larger red panda specimen, horse and camel fossils, and a nearly complete alligator skeleton.

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KPD releases name of man killed in I-26 crash

KPD releases name of man killed in I-26 crash

December 26th, 2013 10:30 pm by Wes Bunch

The Kingsport Police Department on Thursday released the name of a Hawkins County man who died in a fatal collision on Interstate 26 two days before Christmas.

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Update: Slow recovery from weekend ice storm stretches on

Update: Slow recovery from weekend ice storm stretches on

December 26th, 2013 10:00 pm by DAVID SHARP, Associated Press

Utility officials said it could be days longer before power is restored to everyone after a weekend ice storm that turned out the lights from Michigan to Maine and into Canada.

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Local law enforcement agencies get $300K in grant money

Local law enforcement agencies get $300K in grant money

December 26th, 2013 9:47 pm by Wes Bunch

Three area Southwest Virginia law enforcement agencies were recently awarded more than $300,000 in grants from the Virginia Attorney General’s Office to help purchase new equipment and cover overtime pay and training for employees.

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Fourth-quarter funk costs Dobyns-Bennett in Arby's opener

Fourth-quarter funk costs Dobyns-Bennett in Arby's opener

December 26th, 2013 9:03 pm by Dave Ongie

Murfreesboro Oakland used a 10-0 run in the fourth quarter to knock Dobyns-Bennett into the losers' bracket at the Arby's Classic.

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Spearhead Trails among Wise tourism successes

Spearhead Trails among Wise tourism successes

December 26th, 2013 8:37 pm by Stephen Igo

Efforts in Wise County and Southwest Virginia to build a robust tourism industry took strides forward in 2013 and look to achieve more in 2014.

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