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Kingsport police shooting headed to grand jury

Kingsport police shooting headed to grand jury

August 14th, 2013 12:24 pm by Rain Smith

Findings of an investigation into June's shooting of a wanted man by Kingsport police will soon be presented to a grand jury, leaving the placement of any charges to their discretion.

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Getting juiced?: Cleanses prove popular but remain controversial diet

Getting juiced?: Cleanses prove popular but remain controversial diet

August 14th, 2013 9:16 am by By REBEKAH WILSON (rwilson@timesnews.net)

Juice cleanses — temporary diets in which you drink only juice and stop eating solid food and toxic substances — have proven both popular and controversial.

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Kingsport Ballet turns flood clean-up into restoration job

Kingsport Ballet turns flood clean-up into restoration job

August 14th, 2013 8:04 am by Staff Report

Following the July flood that inundated downtown Kingsport in two and three feet of water, Kingsport Ballet staff, volunteers, and hired hands went to work to extract, clean up, dry up and restore affected areas.

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Airline mergers have already led to higher fares

Airline mergers have already led to higher fares

August 14th, 2013 7:56 am by SCOTT MAYEROWITZ, AP Airlines Writer

NEW YORK (AP) — The government is putting its foot down on rising airfares and fees by blocking the latest airline merger — but for fliers, it's already too late.

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Police kill La. bank hostage taker; 1 hostage dies

Police kill La. bank hostage taker; 1 hostage dies

August 14th, 2013 7:36 am by HOLBROOK MOHR, Associated Press

ST. JOSEPH, La. (AP) — A man who authorities said was mentally unstable and believed a device had been implanted in his head shot two hostages, killing one, at a rural Louisiana bank before state police shot and killed him.

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‘I need help’: J.C. stabbing suspect says no one’s listened to him

‘I need help’: J.C. stabbing suspect says no one’s listened to him

August 14th, 2013 7:19 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Massachusetts man told a Washington County judge during his arraignment Tuesday on attempted murder charges that he needs help and no one would listen to him about it.

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Princeton takes two from Kingsport in Appy League matchup at Hunter Wright

Princeton takes two from Kingsport in Appy League matchup at Hunter Wright

August 14th, 2013 12:01 am by Greg Peters

The Kingsport Mets' nine-game homestand got off to a rough start with a pair of losses to the Princeton Rays, 2-0 and 6-2, on Tuesday.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Rogersville BMA flooded with drainage complaints from irate Park Place residents

PHOTO GALLERY: Rogersville BMA flooded with drainage complaints from irate Park Place residents

August 13th, 2013 11:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Residents of a recently constructed “planned unit development” in Rogersville aren’t happy with their swimming pools — mainly because the pools are in the crawl space under their homes.

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Couple suspected of being on bath salts  charged with public intoxication

Couple suspected of being on bath salts charged with public intoxication

August 13th, 2013 10:52 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — Church Hill police responded to a complaint of a woman being chased by a man driving a pickup truck Sunday afternoon and ended up arresting the couple, who were allegedly high on bath salts.

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Schools, old courthouse among buildings flooded in Blountville

Schools, old courthouse among buildings flooded in Blountville

August 13th, 2013 9:57 pm by Staff Report

BLOUNTVILLE —At least one motorist was caught in a stalled-out car in high water. “It must have rained four to five inches here in about three or four hours,” said Claude Smith, construction manager and maintenance supervisor for the county.

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