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Gun discharges in Memphis kindergartener's backpack

Gun discharges in Memphis kindergartener's backpack

August 22nd, 2013 3:01 pm by Associated Press

A gun discharged inside a 5-year-old kindergartener's backpack at a Tennessee elementary school cafeteria on Thursday, though no one was hurt, officials said.

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Student's 'revenge' on tobacco snitch prompts charges

Student's 'revenge' on tobacco snitch prompts charges

August 22nd, 2013 2:06 pm by Rain Smith

Police were called to Sullivan Central High School, where a student was punched in the head in shop class. When the 15-year-old fell to the floor, his attacker, 16, allegedly struck him two additional times.

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SEC coaches drop Manziel to preseason second team

SEC coaches drop Manziel to preseason second team

August 22nd, 2013 11:54 am by Associated Press

Southeastern Conference coaches apparently don't think Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel is the league's best quarterback.

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Johnson City police release name of toddler who died; investigation continues

August 22nd, 2013 10:45 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

The Johnson City Police Department released a full incident report Wednesday with the name of a toddler who died Monday after being found unresponsive, although there were few details in the document.

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Tenn. burglar allegedly stripped after breaking into homes

Tenn. burglar allegedly stripped after breaking into homes

August 22nd, 2013 10:23 am by Associated Press

Police in West Tennessee have caught a man charged with breaking into two houses where women were home and taking off his clothes.

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Fresh from the Farm:  Luther Kite still draws a crowd at Kingsport Farmer's Market

Fresh from the Farm: Luther Kite still draws a crowd at Kingsport Farmer's Market

August 22nd, 2013 9:39 am by Katherine Scoggins

Luther Kite's “green thumb” has served him very well over the past two and a half decades: He is a Master Gardener and a familiar face at local farmer’s markets.

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Drivers, music, food await fans at Food City Race Night

Drivers, music, food await fans at Food City Race Night

August 22nd, 2013 6:35 am by Jennifer Sprouse, NET News Service

BRISTOL — Whether you’re a fan camping out for the Bristol Motor Speedway race this weekend, or a local just looking for something to do on Thursday, Food City Race Night has a little bit of something for everyone.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

August 22nd, 2013 6:30 am by The Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Lee man gets 12 1/2 years for assault on new wife at reception

Lee man gets 12 1/2 years for assault on new wife at reception

August 21st, 2013 11:27 pm by Wes Bunch

JONESVILLE — A Lee County man who left his newlywed wife with several broken bones after assaulting her and spitting in her face at their wedding reception was sentenced to over a decade in prison Tuesday during an appearance in court.

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Kyle Busch keeps on trucking at BMS

Kyle Busch keeps on trucking at BMS

August 21st, 2013 10:54 pm by Dave Ongie

Kyle Busch won his fourth career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway and collected his 14th career win in Bristol on Wednesday night.

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