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Manhunt ends with capture of suspect in Blountville break-in

Manhunt ends with capture of suspect in Blountville break-in

February 8th, 2014 12:35 am by Wes Bunch

BLOUNTVILLE — Larry Allen Stumbo, 24, was taken into custody around 10 p.m. in a wooded area behind the Crown Plaza Shopping Center, located on Highway 394. His arrest came after he allegedly broke into a Blountville home earlier Friday night.

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Gate City celebrates homecoming with sweep of Lee

Gate City celebrates homecoming with sweep of Lee

February 7th, 2014 11:24 pm by Pat Kenney

Homecoming at Gate City turned out to be a happy affair all the way around. The Lady Blue Devils posted an impressive 78-54 win over Lee High before the Gate City boys cruised to a 60-41 victory over the Generals.

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Chevy Olympic ads feature gay couples

Chevy Olympic ads feature gay couples

February 7th, 2014 10:53 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — The ads are the first to feature gay couples during an Olympic broadcast, according to GLAAD, an advocacy group for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Lee at Gate City basketball

February 7th, 2014 10:38 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Friday's Mountain District basketball games between Lee High and Gate City.

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Authorities confirm norovirus outbreak in area

Authorities confirm norovirus outbreak in area

February 7th, 2014 10:14 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT — Sullivan County health officials confirmed this week that norovirus was found in samples it collected from local residents who had reported nausea, vomiting and diarrhea after recently visiting a local business.

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Longtime Hawkins leader Virgil Mallett dead at 80

Longtime Hawkins leader Virgil Mallett dead at 80

February 7th, 2014 8:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE — Virgil Mallett had served on the Hawkins County Commission since 1998, and even through the most difficult periods of his battle with cancer, very rarely did he miss a commission or committee meeting.

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Kingsport police searching for suspect in series of felonies

Kingsport police searching for suspect in series of felonies

February 7th, 2014 7:45 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — Rodney Ray “Baby Ray” Gilbert. Gilbert is wanted on charges of kidnapping, aggravated robbery, three counts of auto burglary, two counts of theft over $1,000 and two counts of felony vandalism.

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KPD seeking information on shoplifting suspects

KPD seeking information on shoplifting suspects

February 7th, 2014 6:47 pm by Staff report

KINGSPORT — The Kingsport Police Department is looking for two men who stole six computers by putting them in a cardboard box used for a grill set and then paying $11, according to a press release.

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Three Gate City players named to VHSCA's all-state volleyball squad

Three Gate City players named to VHSCA's all-state volleyball squad

February 7th, 2014 4:16 pm by Staff Report

Lady Blue Devils junior hitters Lindsey Harper and Kyra Jessee along with sophomore libero Hayley Wolfe were named to the VHSCA 2A first team all-state volleyball team. Gate City's Amy Reed was named coach of the year.

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Race to enroll young and healthy for new insurance

Race to enroll young and healthy for new insurance

February 7th, 2014 2:03 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

Run largely by groups with close ties to the White House, the recruiting effort is based in part on lessons learned from Obama's presidential races, which revolutionized the way campaigns tracked and targeted voters.

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