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Carter County woman charged with stealing antique 'pelvic massager'

Carter County woman charged with stealing antique 'pelvic massager'

January 17th, 2014 11:32 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON — The victim told police that a U.S. Navy Seal tactical knife and a glass jar containing more than $500 in paper money and coins had been taken.

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Sports Sports Live
Tribe beats 'Toppers for first time in 17 tries

Tribe beats 'Toppers for first time in 17 tries

January 17th, 2014 11:28 pm by George Thwaites

Big Paul Gadson scored 24 points and pulled down eight rebounds, Tyleke Love had 11 points, seven boards and five assists, and the Dobyns-Bennett boys toppled Science Hill 67-42 at the Buck Van Huss Dome on Friday night.

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Local News
Kingsport chooses MTAS for city manager search

Kingsport chooses MTAS for city manager search

January 17th, 2014 10:54 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — By choosing the state advisory service to conduct the search instead of hiring a professional firm, the city will save more than $20,000. MTAS has assisted cities across the state in city manager searches.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Science Hill at Dobyns-Bennett basketball

January 17th, 2014 10:09 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Friday night's Big 7 Conference boys game between Science Hill and Dobyns-Bennett at the Buck Van Huss Dome in Kingsport

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Crime Local News
JC man to plead guilty to illegal sexual activity with minor

JC man to plead guilty to illegal sexual activity with minor

January 17th, 2014 9:10 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE — According to court records, from June 2012 through May 2013, Ricky Lee Hoyle attempted to coerce a 17-year-old male to engage in illegal sexual activity with him. Hoyle did so through numerous texts, cell phone calls and over the Internet.

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Regional & National
Pa. couple advertises home as ‘slightly haunted’

Pa. couple advertises home as ‘slightly haunted’

January 17th, 2014 6:19 pm by Associated Press

DUNMORE, Pa. (AP) — Between the mysteriously banging doors, the odd noises coming from the basement, and the persistent feeling that someone is behind them, Gregory and Sandi Leeson are thoroughly creeped out by their 113-year-old Victorian.

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Community Sunday Stories TriCityMom Outdoors
Every season offers new rewards at Bays Mountain Park

Every season offers new rewards at Bays Mountain Park

January 17th, 2014 4:38 pm by Collin Brooks

Each season is unique and there are different things that you are able to see and experience, according to park ranger and naturalist Bob Culler.

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Business & Technology
Google developing contact lenses for diabetics to monitor glucose

Google developing contact lenses for diabetics to monitor glucose

January 17th, 2014 3:11 pm by By Jessica Guynn, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

Google Inc. is searching for a better way for millions of diabetics to manage their disease by developing a contact lens that monitors glucose levels in tears.

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AP: Records show execution was longest for Ohio

AP: Records show execution was longest for Ohio

January 17th, 2014 3:07 pm by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press; KANTELE FRANKO, Associated Press

A convicted killer took 26 minutes to die during an execution in which he gasped repeatedly — the longest execution in Ohio since the state resumed capital punishment 15 years ago, records show.

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Ex-officer who shot at minivan shocked to see kids in vehicle

Ex-officer who shot at minivan shocked to see kids in vehicle

January 17th, 2014 3:06 pm by Associated Press

A fired New Mexico State Police officer says his heart sank when he learned after shooting at a fleeing minivan that there were five children in the vehicle.

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