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Despite release of police files, Newtown school shooter remains an enigma

Despite release of police files, Newtown school shooter remains an enigma

December 28th, 2013 1:02 pm by ALLEN G. BREED and MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press

Despite the release Friday of thousands of pages of interviews, photographs and writings, Adam Lanza, the man who gunned down 20 first-graders and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School last December, remains an enigma.

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Top stories: Reporter recounts fatal crash, war on pot questioned, incentives for Kingsport IMAX

Top stories: Reporter recounts fatal crash, war on pot questioned, incentives for Kingsport IMAX

December 28th, 2013 1:00 pm by Staff Report

A review of some of the important and interesting stories you may have missed this week on TimesNews.net.

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Star recruit joins Lady Vols, unlikely to play

Star recruit joins Lady Vols, unlikely to play

December 28th, 2013 12:49 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Finally at Tennessee a year after signing her letter of intent, star recruit Jannah Tucker has already had her first practice and begins classes after the New Year. Still, Lady Vols coach Holly Warlick doesn't expect the guard to play this season.

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Volunteer R.A.I.N. Club creates mats for the homeless

Volunteer R.A.I.N. Club creates mats for the homeless

December 28th, 2013 12:30 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

Through their latest service project called Mats for Homeless, R.A.I.N. members collect and recycle plastic shopping bags throughout the greater Church Hill region and use them to crochet plastic, weather-resistant sleeping mats for the homeless.

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Best of the Blotter: Food Fights

Best of the Blotter: Food Fights

December 28th, 2013 10:00 am by Rain Smith

Over the course of this year beets and peanut butter have been used as weapons, while missing leftovers and "too much spice" have spurred domestic disputes.

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Rescue of icebound Antarctic ship faces setback

Rescue of icebound Antarctic ship faces setback

December 27th, 2013 10:57 pm by Associated Press

SYDNEY — A Chinese icebreaker that was en route to rescue a ship trapped in Antarctic ice was forced to turn back on Saturday after being unable to push its way through the heavy sea ice.

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Gate City man’s trial in sexual abuse case reset for January

Gate City man’s trial in sexual abuse case reset for January

December 27th, 2013 10:40 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A man accused of sexually abusing a young girl had his trial date moved during an appearance in Scott County Circuit Court. Charles Franklin “Buck” Hensley, 59, of Gate City, is now scheduled to face a jury trial beginning Jan. 21.

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Hawkins woman accused of stealing $80,000 from late brother’s estate

Hawkins woman accused of stealing $80,000 from late brother’s estate

December 27th, 2013 10:36 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Connie Hope Stapleton, 63, 1003 Old Highway 11-W, Mooresburg, was charged with one count of theft over $60,000 in a Dec. 9 sealed indictment. Stapleton was arrested on that sealed indictment warrant on Dec. 12.

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Lions wake up after half, roar to Arby's win over Blue Devils

Lions wake up after half, roar to Arby's win over Blue Devils

December 27th, 2013 9:08 pm by Dave Ongie

Christ Presbyterian Academy outscored Gate City 33-10 in the third period and raced to a 79-40 victory in the first round of the Arby’s Classic on Friday night at Viking Hall.

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PHOTO GALLERY: CPA vs. Gate City in Arby's Classic

December 27th, 2013 9:01 pm by Jonathan McCoy

Photos from Friday's first-round Arby's Classic game between Christ Presbyterian Academy and Gate City at Viking Hall in Bristol, Tenn.:

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