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Retired judge defending Hawkins court clerk says she will be vindicated

Retired judge defending Hawkins court clerk says she will be vindicated

February 4th, 2014 6:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Retired Hawkins County circuit judge Kindall Lawson told the Times-News Tuesday that in 40 years on the bench he never heard of a clerk being arrested for failing to meet the staffing request of a judge.

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Johnson City school officials worried about cost of ETSU's sports plans

Johnson City school officials worried about cost of ETSU's sports plans

February 4th, 2014 6:17 pm by NATHAN BAKER, NET News Service

JOHNSON CITY — East Tennessee State University is clearly interested in hosting its athletic teams at Johnson City Schools’ facilities next year, but school board members are looking to get contracts in place to keep the district from footing the bill.

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Hog heaven: Maine police investigating screams find happy pig

Hog heaven: Maine police investigating screams find happy pig

February 4th, 2014 5:44 pm by Associated Press

CHINA, Maine (AP) — Police responding to reports of screaming coming from a home in Maine didn’t find a victim of domestic violence as they feared.

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Cable merger future-proofs against Internet’s rise

Cable merger future-proofs against Internet’s rise

February 4th, 2014 5:27 pm by Staff Report

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Charter Communications Inc.’s $38 billion bid to take over the much-larger Time Warner Cable Inc. is an attempt to future-proof its business by getting its foot in the door of millions more homes wired for Internet service.

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Video: Burglars raid Starbucks inside Kingsport hospital

Video: Burglars raid Starbucks inside Kingsport hospital

February 4th, 2014 3:54 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport police are searching for a man and woman believed to have burglarized Starbucks in Holston Valley Medical Center, making away with food and beverages.

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Man breaks window to escape woman's advances

Man breaks window to escape woman's advances

February 4th, 2014 3:39 pm by Rain Smith

A deputy found a man "covered in blood" along a Rogersville road. The man said he was in a car with a woman who began hitting him, enraged after he "refused to be her boyfriend."

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Magistrate who changed Tenn. baby's name replaced

Magistrate who changed Tenn. baby's name replaced

February 4th, 2014 3:08 pm by Associated Press

An East Tennessee magistrate has been replaced months after ordering a baby's name changed from Messiah to Martin because she believes Messiah is a title held only by Jesus Christ.

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Russians sure know how to parallel park

Russians sure know how to parallel park

February 4th, 2014 2:31 pm by Interesting stories we found around the web

You know the feeling when you've been hunting for a parking space and suddenly one opens up? When you are in the other lane or are too far away, what do you do?

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VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY UPDATE: Crash closes westbound 11-W lanes in Rogersville

VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY UPDATE: Crash closes westbound 11-W lanes in Rogersville - VIDEO

February 4th, 2014 1:04 pm by Jeff Bobo

A single vehicle tractor trailer crash blocked westbound traffic on Highway 11-W just east of Rogersville for two hours Tuesday afternoon.

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Man charged in Bloomingdale burglaries

Man charged in Bloomingdale burglaries

February 4th, 2014 12:29 pm by Nick Shepherd

According to multiple affidavits filed with Kingsport General Sessions Court, Matthew S. Blair started his crime spree on Rogers Avenue near the beginning of December.

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