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D-B students get hooked on fly fishing

D-B students get hooked on fly fishing

June 30th, 2015 2:45 pm by Laura Boggan, Community Contributor

Many people are hooked on fly fishing. Now, thanks to a unique class, a group of students at Dobyns-Bennett High School are among those intrigued with the popular sport.

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Kingsport woman charged with theft from J.C. auto dealer

Kingsport woman charged with theft from J.C. auto dealer

June 30th, 2015 2:42 pm by Rain Smith

A woman accused of stealing a new car from a Johnson City dealership apparently didn't read the owner's manual very closely, as police used the vehicle's factory-equipped GPS to track her to Blountville and make an arrest.

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Kingsport police probe 'cloned' fraud cases

Kingsport police probe 'cloned' fraud cases

June 30th, 2015 11:27 am by Rain Smith

Investigators say legitimate account numbers and details are obtained from credit and debit cards, with the information then copied to fake cards to make fraudulent purchases.

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88 of 95 Tennessee counties complying with same-sex ruling

88 of 95 Tennessee counties complying with same-sex ruling

June 30th, 2015 10:50 am by Associated Press

Seven of Tennessee's 95 counties were not issuing same-sex marriage licenses on Monday, but officials say technical hurdles, rather than political objections, were to blame for the majority of the delays.

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Opinion
Greenbelt bikers, please slow down

Greenbelt bikers, please slow down

June 30th, 2015 9:56 am by Letters to the Editor

I would rather have motorcycles on the Greenbelt; at least you could hear them coming. I only ask that bicycle riders slow down to at least 10 mph when passing someone from behind and with a warning. Then we would have time to get out of the way.

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Crime Local News
Fire that destroyed $65k rollback a suspected arson

Fire that destroyed $65k rollback a suspected arson

June 30th, 2015 8:15 am by Jeff Bobo

Anyone who has information about the rollback fire at 108 Ruritan Road in Mooresburg early Monday morning is asked to call the HCSO at (423) 272-4848.

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THP stepping up safety patrol over July Fourth holiday

THP stepping up safety patrol over July Fourth holiday

June 30th, 2015 7:38 am by Associated Press

According to a news release, the agency will use predictive analytics to allocate manpower and target areas where the likelihood of alcohol-related, serious injury or fatal crashes may occur during the holiday period.

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Coal industry scores a win but fate of plants still in air

Coal industry scores a win but fate of plants still in air

June 30th, 2015 7:13 am by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press

Coal companies and their supporters scored a courtroom victory with a U.S. Supreme Court decision that said the Obama administration failed to take potential costs into account when it decided to regulate toxic emissions.

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Local News
Christmas gift: City employees get extra day of vacation

Christmas gift: City employees get extra day of vacation

June 30th, 2015 12:17 am by Matthew Lane

Kingsport previously recognized nine days as paid holidays - New Year's, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and the day after and Christmas.

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Sports Vols Sports
Vols' Barnes: 'No legs' to Texas academic misconduct report

Vols' Barnes: 'No legs' to Texas academic misconduct report

June 29th, 2015 10:05 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee coach Rick Barnes says he doesn't have reason to be concerned about a Texas investigation into allegations of academic misconduct in its men's basketball program.

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