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Sword threat prompts Kingsport man's arrest

Sword threat prompts Kingsport man's arrest

February 3rd, 2014 9:50 am by Nick Shepherd

A Kingsport man was arrested on Saturday after allegedly threatening a man with a large sword, according to a police report.

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Entertainment
Philip Seymour Hoffman fans mourn, tout his talent

Philip Seymour Hoffman fans mourn, tout his talent

February 3rd, 2014 9:48 am by HILLEL ITALIE, AP National Writer

There were no dissenters about the gifts and achievements of Philip Seymour Hoffman, whose death Sunday in New York brought a stunning halt to his extraordinary and unpredictable career.

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Sports
UPDATE: Seahawks rout Broncos 43-8 in ‘Super’ Bowl XLVIII

UPDATE: Seahawks rout Broncos 43-8 in ‘Super’ Bowl XLVIII

February 2nd, 2014 10:24 pm by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Defense wins championships, and the NFL has not seen a defense like Seattle’s in a long time.

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Sports Vols Sports
Burdick, Lady Vols rally to beat Tide

Burdick, Lady Vols rally to beat Tide

February 2nd, 2014 9:18 pm by Associated Press

One big 3-pointer by Cierra Burdick got the Tennessee women rolling and Alabama couldn’t find any way to slow them down, and the 10th-ranked Lady Vols went on to win 64-54 on Sunday night.

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Crime Local News
Sullivan County couple accused of stealing identities to file false tax returns

Sullivan County couple accused of stealing identities to file false tax returns

February 2nd, 2014 9:16 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE — A Sullivan County couple face a host of federal charges after allegedly stealing the identities of fellow jail inmates, filing false income tax returns and keeping the money for their own personal use.

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Community Videos Local News
Pet lover’s donation will help KFD rescue beloved animals

Pet lover’s donation will help KFD rescue beloved animals

February 2nd, 2014 7:55 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The Kingsport Fire Department and a local, concerned citizen are working to make it possible for our four-legged friends to have a better chance of surviving a house fire.

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News Community Local News
Southwest Virginia’s Red Cross chapters seek donors to help families displaced by house fires

Southwest Virginia’s Red Cross chapters seek donors to help families displaced by house fires

February 2nd, 2014 7:46 pm by Stephen Igo

More than a week ago David Bolling and his wife, Bonnie, were sitting in a waiting room of the Mountain Home Veterans Administration Hospital in Johnson City, unaware of the frantic activity going on back at their home in Wise County.

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Local News Education
TEA takes battle against TVAAS linkage to teachers’ licenses on the road

TEA takes battle against TVAAS linkage to teachers’ licenses on the road

February 2nd, 2014 6:09 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — The Tennessee Education Association 2014 Road Trip came here Monday with a story about the state’s value-added test scores for a teacher in Middle Tennessee.

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Crime Local News
Washington County authorities say man left ID at home he was robbing

Washington County authorities say man left ID at home he was robbing

February 2nd, 2014 5:38 pm by Tony Casey, NET News Service

Sheriff’s deputies said they arrested a man on an aggravated burglary charge early Sunday morning.

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Regional & National
Immigration reform might raise price of citizenship

Immigration reform might raise price of citizenship

February 2nd, 2014 4:39 pm by CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN, Associated Press

As President Barack Obama renews his quest for immigration reform, some proposals would impose fines of $2,000 on top of application fees, making the financial hurdles much taller for people who are here illegally.

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