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Duffield manufacturer expanding, adding at least 50 jobs

Duffield manufacturer expanding, adding at least 50 jobs

November 20th, 2013 2:48 pm by Staff Report

DUFFIELD — VFP Inc. announced a $3.5 million expansion of its Duffield manufacturing facility Wednesday that will bring at least 50 new jobs to Scott County. The project is under way and will allow VFP to bring its total work force in Duffield to 250.

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Affidavit: 75 lbs of pot flown into Johnson City on private plane

Affidavit: 75 lbs of pot flown into Johnson City on private plane

November 20th, 2013 2:41 pm by NET News Service

A special agent with the DEA met the aircraft at the municipal airport after agents in California reported that David Guy Cardwell and Justin Donald Laycock were carrying duffel bags full of marijuana on the plane.

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Tenn. coach resigns amid vandalism scandal

Tenn. coach resigns amid vandalism scandal

November 20th, 2013 2:29 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

A Tennessee high school head football coach has resigned following allegations that at least two of his assistants painted their team's field house with vulgarities and made it seem like the work of a rival high school.

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Obama, Clinton families pay tribute to JFK

Obama, Clinton families pay tribute to JFK

November 20th, 2013 2:27 pm by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press

President Barack Obama paid tribute Wednesday to former President John F. Kennedy's legacy, joining former President Bill Clinton to lay a wreath at Kennedy's grave

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Review: Xbox One a great game player - and more

Review: Xbox One a great game player - and more

November 20th, 2013 2:24 pm by LOU KESTEN, Associated Press

The Xbox One is a chunky black box that's a little larger than its predecessor, the Xbox 360. It arrives with a respectable library of 22 titles, all sold separately. By and large, they look just as pretty as their counterparts on Sony's PlayStation 4

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Jonesborough man accused of sexual contact with child

Jonesborough man accused of sexual contact with child

November 20th, 2013 1:21 pm by NET News Service

An 86-year-old Jonesborough resident has been arrested on charges that he had sexual contact with a child over a 3 1/2 year period.

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Burglars break through walls at Blountville businesses

Burglars break through walls at Blountville businesses

November 20th, 2013 12:15 pm by Rain Smith

BLOUNTVILLE — Incident reports at the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office say the burglaries occurred at Advance Auto Parts and Domino's Pizza, each in the 1300 block of Highway 394. Police were called to both businesses on Friday morning.

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Man pleads guilty in Scott County chase, crash that seriously injured trooper

Man pleads guilty in Scott County chase, crash that seriously injured trooper

November 20th, 2013 11:53 am by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Jason T. Byrns, of Kingsport, pleaded guilty to over a dozen charges, including aggravated malicious wounding of a law enforcement officer and three counts of assault and battery of a law enforcement officer.

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Somber duty: Kingsport man recalls standing watch over JFK's body

Somber duty: Kingsport man recalls standing watch over JFK's body

November 20th, 2013 11:06 am by Marci Gore

Jim McClellan was part of the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard in Washington, D.C., an assignment that allowed him to met heads of state and other dignitaries. But a few somber days in late November 1963 make up the most memorable moment.

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ETSU: President has 'full range of motion' two days after Johnson City crash

ETSU: President has 'full range of motion' two days after Johnson City crash

November 20th, 2013 10:20 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Despite serious injuries in a crash earlier this week, East Tennessee State University President Brian Noland is expected to be released from a local hospital in the days ahead.

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