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GOP nominee for lieutenant governor energizes Wise County Republicans

GOP nominee for lieutenant governor energizes Wise County Republicans

August 27th, 2013 10:44 pm by Stephen Igo

BIG STONE GAP — E.W. Jackson packed some high energy into a Wise County Republican Party gathering near Big Stone Gap on Tuesday. “Faith, family, freedom and opportunity” are the planks of his campaign, Jackson said.

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Crockett sprints past Volunteer in District 1-AAA girls soccer match

Crockett sprints past Volunteer in District 1-AAA girls soccer match

August 27th, 2013 10:26 pm by Greg Peters

The Lady Pioneers jumped out to 4-0 lead Tuesday evening and spoiled the Lady Falcons' inaugural District 1-AAA girls soccer game.

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Mount Carmel police officer recognized for his actions during Aug. 19 standoff

Mount Carmel police officer recognized for his actions during Aug. 19 standoff - VIDEO

August 27th, 2013 8:57 pm by Jeff Bobo

Officer George Copas could have, and probably should have, taken the life of a woman who pointed a gun at his head and caused a six-hour standoff with police last week, according to Mount Carmel Police Chief Mike Campbell.

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PHOTO GALLERY: East vs. North volleyball

August 27th, 2013 8:41 pm by Staff Report

Photos of Tuesday's volleyball match between Sullivan East and Sullivan North in Kingsport. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Crime Local News
Carnival worker charged with raping runaway Kingsport teen at Appalachian Fairgrounds

Carnival worker charged with raping runaway Kingsport teen at Appalachian Fairgrounds

August 27th, 2013 7:55 pm by Tony Casey, NET News Service

JONESBOROUGH — Washington County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested 29-year-old Harold Robert House, 612 E. Maple St., Johnson City, on accusations that he had sex with the 17-year-old Kingsport girl twice on Friday.

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Momentum grows for military action against Syria

Momentum grows for military action against Syria

August 27th, 2013 6:33 pm by Associated Press

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The prospect of a U.S.-led intervention into Syria’s civil war stemmed from the West’s assertion that President Bashar Assad’s government was responsible for an alleged chemical attack on civilians outside Damascus on Aug. 21.

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Hokies relishing underdog role vs. Tide

Hokies relishing underdog role vs. Tide

August 27th, 2013 5:34 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

Quarterback Logan Thomas and his teammates at Virginia Tech love being underdogs. Top-ranked, two-time defending national champion Alabama is a 19½-point favorite in Saturday’s game — and that's fine with the Hokies.

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Police chief’s son indicted on weapon, cop impersonation charges

Police chief’s son indicted on weapon, cop impersonation charges

August 27th, 2013 3:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A police chief’s son accused of impersonating a cop and detaining a motorist while in possession of a badge, automatic rifle, and SWAT equipment was indicted Monday in Hawkins County on one felony and two misdemeanor counts.

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KPD cleared of excessive force in June shooting, suspect indicted

KPD cleared of excessive force in June shooting, suspect indicted

August 27th, 2013 3:47 pm by Nick Shepherd

A grand jury today decided that the Kingsport Police Department did not use excessive force in a June shooting.

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Business & Technology
Exploring Google Glass through eyes of early users

Exploring Google Glass through eyes of early users

August 27th, 2013 2:30 pm by MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer

Among the people testing Google Inc.'s wearable computer are teachers, dentists, doctors, radio disc jockeys, hair stylists, architects, athletes and even a zookeeper.

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