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Feds sentence three Wise County residents in synthetics distribution case

Feds sentence three Wise County residents in synthetics distribution case

April 16th, 2015 9:30 pm by Stephen Igo

Seven defendants, including three Wise County residents, have been sentenced in federal court as a result of a multi-agency investigation into the distribution of synthetic cannabinoids (synthetic pot) in Wise County and Gainesville, Fla.

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NASCAR and NASA come to Gate City

NASCAR and NASA come to Gate City

April 16th, 2015 7:30 pm by Marci Gore

On Wednesday, via a Google Hangout connection, more than 80 students from the two schools watched a live feed with NASA engineer, Jill Prince, and NASCAR Sprint Cup driver, Jimmie Johnson.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Easter Greetings

April 16th, 2015 6:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Some of the photos featured here also appeared in the April 12 edition of Sunday Stories.

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Pet adopt-a-thon taking place Saturday

April 16th, 2015 5:30 pm by Staff report

Saturday's event will be one of many adopt-a-thons for these dogs. "We will bring as many of them as we can Saturday. We are working to find them loving forever homes," Regina Isenberg said.

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Traffic stop turns to assault on cop

Traffic stop turns to assault on cop

April 16th, 2015 4:11 pm by Rain Smith

During a routine stop for speeding, a truck driver began to use aggressive tones and slammed his door, then "advanced" on an officer while waving his hands in the air.

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Tennessee plan to make Bible 'official' book derailed

Tennessee plan to make Bible 'official' book derailed

April 16th, 2015 3:47 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

A plan to make the Bible the official state book in Tennessee has been derailed and will almost certainly not be approved this year.

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Candidates for Kingsport alderman disclose campaign finances

Candidates for Kingsport alderman disclose campaign finances

April 16th, 2015 2:45 pm by J. H. Osborne

Six of 10 alderman candidates in Kingsport's upcoming city election filed campaign financial disclosure reports last week with the Sullivan County Election Commission. The deadline for candidates required to file such reports was Friday, April 10.

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Sullivan arrestee gloats about 'thrill' of slicing man's neck

Sullivan arrestee gloats about 'thrill' of slicing man's neck

April 16th, 2015 1:48 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport resident has been arrested for allegedly slicing open a man's neck with a razor knife, then readily fessing up to the incident for police: "Yeah, I cut the (expletive) - it was a thrill."

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Kingsport homicide suspect has prior arson, murder case convictions

Kingsport homicide suspect has prior arson, murder case convictions

April 16th, 2015 12:05 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man accused of killing two people by lighting them on fire was recently arrested for assault against the female victim - and previously convicted in both arson and murder cases in North Carolina.

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Bible bill is an affront to two constitutions

Bible bill is an affront to two constitutions

April 16th, 2015 9:22 am by Editorial Board

In other words, do you think it is right and lawful for you to dictate a specific religious text to represent everyone, knowing that not every one is represented? Isn't it your job to represent all constituents, not just Christians?

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