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PHOTO GALLERY: Hawkins ministry’s “Christmas for the Children” has $112,200 impact on county

PHOTO GALLERY: Hawkins ministry’s “Christmas for the Children” has $112,200 impact on county

December 23rd, 2013 3:38 pm by Jeff Bobo

This year the program provided Christmas presents and parties for 922 Hawkins County Children, as well as another 21 children from Hancock County.

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UPDATE: Grand jury to decide if charges will be placed in shooting death

UPDATE: Grand jury to decide if charges will be placed in shooting death

December 23rd, 2013 2:44 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Sullivan County Sheriff Wayne Anderson said Monday that his department’s investigation into a weekend shooting death continues, and whatever it uncovers will be sent to the Sullivan County grand jury.

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Sports
Auburn's Gus Malzahn named AP national coach of the year

Auburn's Gus Malzahn named AP national coach of the year

December 23rd, 2013 1:40 pm by JOHN ZENOR, AP Sports Writer

Gus Malzahn's quick work at Auburn made him the Associated Press national coach of the year. Duke head coach David Cutcliffe finished second in the voting.

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Tipsters I.D. credit card fraud suspect thanks to Times-News article

Tipsters I.D. credit card fraud suspect thanks to Times-News article

December 23rd, 2013 1:22 pm by Jeff Bobo

A woman accused of running up an $880 bill on an 80-year-old Mount Carmel man’s debit card was arrested Saturday thanks to tipsters who recognized her picture in Thursday’s edition of the Times-News.

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Cleaning up the carousel: Two volunteers spend hours ridding frame of grime

Cleaning up the carousel: Two volunteers spend hours ridding frame of grime

December 23rd, 2013 11:24 am by Leigh Ann Laube

When Eric Long decided to volunteer his time to the Kingsport Carousel Project, he figured help might be needed carving some of the 32 wooden riding animals and two chariots. But one of the leaders of the all-volunteer project had other plans for him.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Winter Wonderland

December 23rd, 2013 10:09 am by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features 'Winter Wonderland' photos from Rebecca Edwards of Lee County, Va.

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Allandale gears up for ‘Downton’ dinner

Allandale gears up for ‘Downton’ dinner

December 23rd, 2013 9:39 am by Jessica Fischer

Friends of Allandale board members hope to cash in on that anticipation with a “Downton Abbey” themed fundraising dinner beginning at 7 p.m., Jan. 3 at Kingsport’s own Highclere Castle — Allandale Mansion.

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Age is no deterrent for Tri-Cities residents in pursuit of GEDs

Age is no deterrent for Tri-Cities residents in pursuit of GEDs

December 23rd, 2013 9:36 am by Rick Wagner

If three Tri-Cities residents are successful, they will accomplish in later life the equivalent of a high school diploma they didn’t get in their youth.

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Entertainment
Vegas casinos draw tourists with holiday exhibits

Vegas casinos draw tourists with holiday exhibits

December 23rd, 2013 9:28 am by HANNAH DREIER, Associated Press

Las Vegas has mostly shelved its attempt to rebrand itself as a family-friendly wonderland. But there's one exception: the dreaded holiday season, when visitor numbers crater and room vacancies soar.

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10-year sentence in oxycodone trafficking case

10-year sentence in oxycodone trafficking case

December 23rd, 2013 9:27 am by Staff Report

A Morristown man has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for his oxycodone distribution conviction.

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