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Mother arrested after mentally challenged child found wandering Kingsport street

Mother arrested after mentally challenged child found wandering Kingsport street

July 22nd, 2013 1:19 pm by Rain Smith

A couch had been placed in front of the child's bedroom door in an apparent attempt to keep him in his room, according to police, where urine soaked puppy pads lined his floor.

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Two months after fatal pharmacy shooting, Bean Station comes together against violence

Two months after fatal pharmacy shooting, Bean Station comes together against violence

July 22nd, 2013 11:39 am by Associated Press

The city of Bean Station in Grainger County is responding to a violent pharmacy robbery that killed two people.

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NFL, players union talking about HGH tests again

NFL, players union talking about HGH tests again

July 22nd, 2013 11:30 am by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer

The NFL and players union are talking again about starting to test for human growth hormone as early as the upcoming season.

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Numbers up for RAM event in Wise

Numbers up for RAM event in Wise

July 22nd, 2013 11:18 am by Stephen Igo

This past weekend's Remote Area Medical (RAM) Health Expedition in Wise County probably set another record for the largest such event in the nation in terms of patients served and total value of medical care provided.

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Burglary suspects allegedly cut hole in wall of Kingsport store

Burglary suspects allegedly cut hole in wall of Kingsport store

July 22nd, 2013 11:16 am by Staff Report

Police are seeking assistance in identifying a pair of Kingsport burglary suspects, accused of cutting a hole in the wall of a convenience store to make entry and steal cash, lottery tickets and tobacco products.

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Editorial: Parham, Shupe should examine their own leadership

Editorial: Parham, Shupe should examine their own leadership

July 22nd, 2013 8:26 am by Staff Report

Kingsport Aldermen Tom Parham and Jantry Shupe lament what they see as a divided Board of Mayor and Aldermen, and in that respect, they’re correct. As evidenced by the board’s recent vote to elect a vice mayor, the seven-member BMA is indeed divided — 5-2

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Palace: Prince William's wife, Kate, in labor

Palace: Prince William's wife, Kate, in labor

July 22nd, 2013 8:20 am by GREGORY KATZ, Associated Press

It is a historic moment for the British monarchy — the couple's first child will become third in line for the British throne, after Prince Charles and William, and should eventually become king or queen.

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Quake in arid northwest China kills at least 75

Quake in arid northwest China kills at least 75

July 22nd, 2013 8:01 am by CHRISTOPHER BODEEN, Associated Press

A strong earthquake that shook an arid, hilly farming area in northwest China sparked landslides and destroyed or damaged thousands of brick-and-mud homes Monday, killing at least 75 people and injuring more than 400, the government said.

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Scott schools finalize principal assignments

Scott schools finalize principal assignments

July 21st, 2013 9:32 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — With students set to return to class in less than a month, Scott County Public Schools officials have finalized principal assignments ahead of the upcoming school year.

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Cleek Road improvement project passes halfway mark

Cleek Road improvement project passes halfway mark premium content

July 21st, 2013 8:06 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — A major widening and improvement project along Cleek Road is just over the halfway mark, with virtually all of the blasting work completed and crews now focusing on the construction of a new bridge and pedestrian tunnel.

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