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Bank robber, planner plead to federal charges

Bank robber, planner plead to federal charges

September 2nd, 2015 5:00 pm by Matthew Lane

A local man who robbed banks in Kingsport and Johnson City, and the man who helped him plan the heists, have agreed to plead guilty to federal charges.

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Employee accused of swiping $9K from Kingsport ATM

Employee accused of swiping $9K from Kingsport ATM

September 2nd, 2015 2:33 pm by Rain Smith

A former assistant manager of a Kingsport gas station has been arrested for allegedly stealing more than $9,000 from an ATM at the business.

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Community
Barter Theatre's Project REAL win Virginians for the Arts Dominion Artstars award

Barter Theatre's Project REAL win Virginians for the Arts Dominion Artstars award

September 2nd, 2015 2:30 pm by Community contributor

Project REAL Reinforcing Education through Artistic Learning uses theatre techniques to bring core subject matter such as math, science, technology and literature to life for students

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Community Local News Education
Weber City Elementary ranked No. 9 in Va. by OnlyInYourState.com

Weber City Elementary ranked No. 9 in Va. by OnlyInYourState.com

September 2nd, 2015 1:14 pm by Marci Gore

A website that compiles information on all 50 states - such as the best schools, the best places to eat, live or visit - has ranked Weber City Elementary ninth in the state of Virginia.

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Community Videos Education

VIDEO Northeast State hosts Keeping Our Promise event Friday, Sept. 4

September 2nd, 2015 12:30 pm by Community contributors

The event will give Tennessee Promise students the opportunity to meet and fellowship with the mentors who will be guiding them through their first year of college life.

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Opinion
Trump is showing how hungry Americans are for plain, honest speech

Trump is showing how hungry Americans are for plain, honest speech

September 2nd, 2015 11:30 am by Editorial Board

What Sanders and Trump have in common is an anti-establishment approach, and more than anything else, voters want something other than the practiced politicians who otherwise occupy the field. They trust neither party and with good reason.

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Community TriCityMom Food
Game day grub

Game day grub

September 2nd, 2015 10:30 am by Staff Report

Times-News readers share their favorite football party and tailgating recipes.

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News Local News
Ginseng season is underway, here's what you need to know

Ginseng season is underway, here's what you need to know

September 2nd, 2015 9:23 am by Nick Shepherd

Ginseng typically grows anywhere, although harvesters of the root will say otherwise, and can be found all throughout the Appalachian Mountains. Ginseng roots that can be legally harvested have to be at least five years old.

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Community Local News Regional & National
Use #GoVoteTN to encourage voter registration

Use #GoVoteTN to encourage voter registration

September 2nd, 2015 8:30 am by By State Contributor

During National Voter Registration Month, people should have someone take a picture of them holding an "I'm registered to vote. Are you?" sign. Then post it ON Twitter, Facebook and Instagram using the hashtag #GoVoteTN.

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'Like pulling teeth': Rogersville's free dental clinic limited to 24 patients this year

'Like pulling teeth': Rogersville's free dental clinic limited to 24 patients this year

September 2nd, 2015 8:00 am by Jeff Bobo

"We've got people coming who get two, three, four, five teeth pulled at a time. It hurts me just to think about it. One guy was coming to get eight pulled, but now it's down to seven because one just fell out." -- Sheldon Livesay

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