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Two Daniel Boone girls arrested following  bomb threats

Two Daniel Boone girls arrested following bomb threats

November 19th, 2014 6:18 pm by NET News Service

Two Daniel Boone High School students have been charged by Washington County authorities in connection to three separate bomb threats made this year at the school.

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Obama to announce executive action on immigration

Obama to announce executive action on immigration

November 19th, 2014 6:00 pm by Kathleen Hennessey, Tribune Washington Bureau (TNS)

President Obama has said that he won't wait any longer for Republicans to pass legislation and plans to use his executive authority to ease deportations.

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KPD cleared in death of inmate

KPD cleared in death of inmate

November 19th, 2014 4:56 pm by Rain Smith

Kingsport police have been cleared of any wrongdoing in the September death of a Bristol, Va., man who was jailed for DUI, as an autopsy reportedly revealed he overdosed from drugs ingested prior to his arrest.

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Driver indicted in death of notable Kingsport businessman

Driver indicted in death of notable Kingsport businessman

November 19th, 2014 3:55 pm by Rain Smith

The alleged drunk driver who fatally struck a prominent Kingsport resident as he placed campaign signs along Fort Henry Drive — knocking him off of a bridge and into a ravine — has been indicted on numerous charges.

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Opinion
Conservatives trapped in the past

Conservatives trapped in the past

November 19th, 2014 1:41 pm by Letters to the Editor

Conservatism invariably intrudes onto the public sphere, where it quashes liberty, disrupts progress and stymies government in its quest of utopian stability. But utopia never happens.

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Shopper stumbles across 'unbelievable' child porn cache

Shopper stumbles across 'unbelievable' child porn cache

November 19th, 2014 12:08 pm by Rain Smith

A memory card located on the floor of a Kingsport business — and apparently dropped inadvertently by a previous customer — has led to an arrest in what's being called Sullivan County's worst child porn case in decades.

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Fatigue cited in I-81 fatal

Fatigue cited in I-81 fatal

November 19th, 2014 11:15 am by Staff Report

The Virginia State Police have identified the victim of Tuesday's fatal crash near mile-marker one of Interstate 81, saying that driver fatigue appears to have been a factor in wreck.

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Community Sunday Stories

Sons of Confederate Veterans chapter works to support homeless vets

November 19th, 2014 11:00 am by Collin Brooks

The group takes monetary donations, as well as unused T-shirts, underwear, socks, toothpastes, brushes and combs, towels, or anything that will help any of the approximately 40 percent of homeless men that are veterans.

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Second suspect sought in Tractor Supply thefts

Second suspect sought in Tractor Supply thefts

November 19th, 2014 9:48 am by Rain Smith

Kingsport police are continuing to investigate felony thefts that occurred last week at Tractor Supply Company, with newly released photos now implicating two men in the crime.

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Gun sales surge ahead of jury's Ferguson decision

Gun sales surge ahead of jury's Ferguson decision

November 19th, 2014 9:00 am by ALAN SCHER ZAGIER, Associated Press

Some suburban St. Louis gun dealers have been doing brisk business, particularly among first-time buyers, as fearful residents await a grand jury's decision on whether to indict the police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown.

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