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Police: Kingsport man accidentally shoots girlfriend, both charged

Police: Kingsport man accidentally shoots girlfriend, both charged

October 22nd, 2013 10:39 am by Rain Smith

Claims of a shooting during a robbery attempt have backfired on a Kingsport couple, according to police, as the woman was actually shot in the buttocks while her boyfriend was "playing" with a gun.

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Rock bottom: Police battle new illicit drug dubbed ‘gravel’

Rock bottom: Police battle new illicit drug dubbed ‘gravel’

October 22nd, 2013 8:26 am by Rain Smith

Local law enforcement are in the early stages of their battle against a new, potent street drug, saying it’s highly addictive and leaves many users with extreme paranoia.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

October 22nd, 2013 8:16 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

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Auction of former Cedar Grove Elementary School  will proceed

Auction of former Cedar Grove Elementary School will proceed

October 21st, 2013 10:07 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — An effort to stop the imminent public auction of the former Cedar Grove Elementary School failed by a single vote Monday.

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Men who stole cattle in Hawkins County receive prison sentences

Men who stole cattle in Hawkins County receive prison sentences

October 21st, 2013 9:48 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Two men who were arrested in May after the cattle they had stolen got loose and attracted the attention of police pleaded guilty last week to theft charges in Hawkins County Criminal Court.

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Dobyns-Bennett band wins Bands Of America Super Regional Championships

Dobyns-Bennett band wins Bands Of America Super Regional Championships

October 21st, 2013 9:21 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — The Dobyns-Bennett High School Competition Marching Band won its first Bands of America super regional competition Saturday.

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McPheeters Bend school burglar ransacked office

McPheeters Bend school burglar ransacked office

October 21st, 2013 9:13 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — Someone broke into McPheeters Bend Elementary School last week and ransacked the main office, reportedly getting away with a small amount of cash, radios and power cords.

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Litz Manor Baptist Church seeks ways to be relevant and relational

Litz Manor Baptist Church seeks ways to be relevant and relational

October 21st, 2013 8:00 pm by Marci Gore

This year marks the 68th anniversary of Litz Manor Baptist Church, which is located right off of Fort Henry Drive at 1383 Dewey Ave. in Kingsport — directly behind McDonald’s near the Kingsport Town Center.

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10-year-old gray wolf  at Bays Mountain Park euthanized

10-year-old gray wolf at Bays Mountain Park euthanized

October 21st, 2013 7:36 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Bays Mountain Park has lost the last of its elder wolves. Wahya, a 10-year-old male gray wolf, had to be euthanized on Sunday after succumbing to the effects of myelopathy.

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Gate City woman accused of falsely reporting stabbing to cover up son's involvement in burglaries

Gate City woman accused of falsely reporting stabbing to cover up son's involvement in burglaries

October 21st, 2013 6:55 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Charges are pending against a Southwest Virginia woman who Scott County authorities said falsely reported last week she was stabbed during a home invasion to cover for her son.

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