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Running out of gas leads to drug arrests for three in Kingsport

Running out of gas leads to drug arrests for three in Kingsport

November 14th, 2013 3:49 pm by Nick Shepherd

Three people were arrested for drug possession after a Kingsport police officer stopped to help a vehicle that had run out of gas, according to a police report.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Freedom Is Not Free

November 14th, 2013 2:56 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

The latest Scrapbook Showcase features photos from Dawn Gibson. They were taken this summer during a family vacation to Washington D.C.

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Shoplifter Tasered after running across Stone Drive

Shoplifter Tasered after running across Stone Drive

November 14th, 2013 2:49 pm by Rain Smith

Shortly before noon Walmart personnel caught a Kentucky woman — who is "banned from all Walmarts across the country" — attempting to steal a tablet. The female was apprehended, but her male companion attempted to flee.

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TVA to close 8 coal-powered units in Ala. and Ky.

TVA to close 8 coal-powered units in Ala. and Ky.

November 14th, 2013 2:41 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

At the board meeting in Oxford, Miss., Tennessee Valley Authority CEO Bill Johnson said increasingly stringent environmental regulations and flat power demand have made it necessary to rethink how the utility generates electricity.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Colonial Harvest Celebration at Fort Watauga

November 14th, 2013 2:20 pm by Ned Jilton

If you are looking for something fun and historical to do this weekend, check-out the Colonial Harvest Home Celebration and Militia Muster at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area in Elizabethton.

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Thanks for Giving offers free clothing for the needy

Thanks for Giving offers free clothing for the needy

November 14th, 2013 1:07 pm by Nick Shepherd

Thanks for Giving collects donations from the community and gives the donations to the needy in the area for free. Thanks for Giving will be held on Saturday from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.

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DCS posts records on child deaths

DCS posts records on child deaths

November 14th, 2013 1:03 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Department of Children's Services has begun posting records related to child death investigations on its website.

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Policy cancellations: Obama will allow old plans

Policy cancellations: Obama will allow old plans

November 14th, 2013 1:02 pm by DAVID ESPO, AP Special Correspondent

Bowing to pressure, President Barack Obama on Thursday announced changes to his health care law to give insurance companies the option to keep offering consumers plans that would otherwise be canceled.

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Honor Flight Northeast Tennessee works to take area veterans to see 'their memorials'

Honor Flight Northeast Tennessee works to take area veterans to see 'their memorials'

November 14th, 2013 11:01 am by Amanda J. Vicars

Honor Flight of Northeast Tennessee has orchestrated three trips for veterans, bringing the total number of area veterans served to 67. The next trip is scheduled in April.

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Raw video: Final suspect sentenced in beating at Weber City bar

Raw video: Final suspect sentenced in beating at Weber City bar

November 14th, 2013 10:54 am by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Tennessee man will spend at least a year in prison for instigating an assault at a Weber City bar on New Year’s Day 2013 that left a man unconscious.

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