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Teen allegedly spits in officer’s face following domestic altercation

Teen allegedly spits in officer’s face following domestic altercation

August 30th, 2013 10:01 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A teen was arrested this week after he allegedly slammed a door on his mom’s foot and then spat in the face of an arresting officer. On Monday, HCSO Deputy Gary Lawson was dispatched to the home of Donna Miller, 364 Colonial Road.

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Tooth Fairy inflation: Price of a tooth nears $4

Tooth Fairy inflation: Price of a tooth nears $4

August 30th, 2013 9:51 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Days of finding a quarter under your pillow are long gone. The Tooth Fairy no longer leaves loose change. Kids this year are getting an average of $3.70 per lost tooth, a 23 percent jump over last year’s rate of $3.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Tennessee High vs. Sullivan South

August 30th, 2013 9:42 pm by Jonathan McCoy.

Photos from Friday's Tennessee High-Sullivan South football game in Kingsport. Photos by Jonathan McCoy.

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Accused Food City pharmacy robber charged with selling stolen pills

Accused Food City pharmacy robber charged with selling stolen pills

August 30th, 2013 7:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — The charges are beginning to pile up for the Church Hill man accused of robbing a Food City pharmacy of a large quantity of pills earlier this month.

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Vols ready to usher in Butch Jones era

Vols ready to usher in Butch Jones era

August 30th, 2013 5:00 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Butch Jones should savor the first game of his Tennessee coaching tenure. Saturday's opener against Austin Peay represents one of the few times in his debut season that his team takes the football field as a prohibitive favorite.

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TBI corrects press release, says man shot by KPD had knife, but his "gun" was a shingle

TBI corrects press release, says man shot by KPD had knife, but his "gun" was a shingle

August 30th, 2013 2:52 pm by Staff reports

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation sent out a press release Friday correcting a previous release about a man shot by Kingsport Police Department officers in June.

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Obama says he's considering 'narrow' Syria action

Obama says he's considering 'narrow' Syria action

August 30th, 2013 2:19 pm by Associated Press

President Barack Obama says he hasn't made a final decision about a military strike against Syria. But he says he's considering a limited and narrow action in response to a chemical weapons attack that he says Syria's government carried out last week.

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JC man charged after allegedly cooking meth in home with 5-year-old inside

JC man charged after allegedly cooking meth in home with 5-year-old inside

August 30th, 2013 2:13 pm by Jennifer Sprouse, NET News service

A wanted Johnson City man was arrested Wednesday night after Johnson City police responded to a home where he was reportedly cooking methamphetamine while he, two females and a child were inside.

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Sheriff's deputy says Telford man allowed three children to live in filth

Sheriff's deputy says Telford man allowed three children to live in filth

August 30th, 2013 2:00 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Telford man wanted on a driving charge was arrested Thursday, but with additional charges of child neglect after a sheriff's deputy found three children living in filth in his home, according to records.

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KFD to honor fallen members

KFD to honor fallen members

August 30th, 2013 1:42 pm by Nick Shepherd

Honoring the fallen has been a long time tradition in America and the Kingsport Fire Department will join that tradition.

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