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Police can't verify Pa. wife's killing claims

Police can't verify Pa. wife's killing claims

February 19th, 2014 7:06 am by PETER JACKSON, Associated Press

Police have yet to substantiate a 19-year-old woman's claim that she killed more than 20 people in four states before the Pennsylvania murder she is now charged with committing.

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Reports of Explosives Hamper Kingsport Firefighters

February 19th, 2014 2:44 am by Ned Jilton

The first units on the scene reported smoke and flames coming from the back of the house.

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D-B wins District 1-AAA championship

D-B wins District 1-AAA championship

February 19th, 2014 12:29 am by George Thwaites

The Indians collected their first district boys basketball crown since 2008 in a hard-won 58-42 victory over Tennessee High at Viking Hall Tuesday night. D-B's Makale Foreman was tournament MVP.

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Man still hoping for answers 12 years after sister who lived in Hawkins disappeared

Man still hoping for answers 12 years after sister who lived in Hawkins disappeared

February 18th, 2014 11:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

Gregory Rogers prays about his sister Nadine every day, but the emotions are always stronger in February because that's the month she went missing from her Church Hill home 12 years ago.

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Kingsport approves zoning code for apartment districts

Kingsport approves zoning code for apartment districts

February 18th, 2014 10:20 pm by Matthew Lane

During a BMA work session Monday afternoon, city planner Corey Shepherd gave an overview of the measure, saying the change removes the floor area ratio method when determining how many apartment units can be built on a property.

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Video: Local preacher's sermon against interracial marriage goes viral

Video: Local preacher's sermon against interracial marriage goes viral

February 18th, 2014 9:50 pm by TONY CASEY, NET News Service

A hit job is what Brother Donny Reagan of Johnson City's Happy Valley Church of Jesus Christ thinks of controversy stirred by a video sent across the Internet last week, in which he rails against biracial marriages in a sermon he gave last year.

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Tennessee wedding services bill dead this session

Tennessee wedding services bill dead this session

February 18th, 2014 9:24 pm by Associated Press

Under the measure, a person or group wouldn't have to provide services for a domestic partnership or marriage not recognized by the state if doing so would violate their religious beliefs. Tennessee does not recognize same-sex marriages.

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Scotty Trexler's killer freed after serving more than 26 years

Scotty Trexler's killer freed after serving more than 26 years

February 18th, 2014 8:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County police and prosecutors involved in the 1987 murder case of 2-year-old Scotty Trexler didn't feel the killer's punishment fit the crime, but the case did ignite a crusade to change sentencing laws.

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Kids with seizures use pot as treatment

Kids with seizures use pot as treatment

February 18th, 2014 6:17 pm by Associated Press

The doctors were out of ideas to help 5-year-old Charlotte Figi. Suffering from a rare genetic disorder, she had as many as 300 grand mal seizures a week, used a wheelchair, went into repeated cardiac arrest and could barely speak.

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Car hits jaywalking student outside D-B

Car hits jaywalking student outside D-B

February 18th, 2014 5:50 pm by Staff Report

For the second time in eight days, a Dobyns-Bennett student has been struck by a vehicle while crossing East Center Street after school.

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