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'Special nephew' allegedly steals $290,000 from Kingsport estate

'Special nephew' allegedly steals $290,000 from Kingsport estate

December 4th, 2014 6:06 pm by Rain Smith

Civil proceedings and a subsequent three-year criminal investigation have resulted in a man being charged with stealing nearly $300,000 from his deceased aunt's Sullivan County estate.

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Hawkins man, step-son face assault charges for shotgun, liquor bottle attacks

Hawkins man, step-son face assault charges for shotgun, liquor bottle attacks

December 4th, 2014 4:12 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man and his step son are both facing felony aggravated assault charges following an altercation Friday night involving a shotgun and a whiskey bottle.

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Convict charged in electric shopping cart theft

Convict charged in electric shopping cart theft

December 4th, 2014 3:18 pm by Rain Smith

Cameras reportedly videoed a resident of a local treatment facility — aimed to help criminal offenders re-enter society as productive citizens — as he hopped on an electric shopping cart in Food City.

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Gators hire Colorado State's McElwain as coach

Gators hire Colorado State's McElwain as coach

December 4th, 2014 2:55 pm by MARK LONG, AP Sports Writer

The Gators announced the hiring at the same time McElwain started a team meeting with players and assistants. Reporters heard a loud ovation before McElwain exited the room in tears.

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Arrests underway in SW Va. drug cases

Arrests underway in SW Va. drug cases

December 4th, 2014 11:09 am by Stephen Igo

Police continued a search on Thursday for 14 of 30 individuals wanted on drug charges in the City of Norton and surrounding areas. As of Thursday morning, 16 people had been taken into custody.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 12.4.14 - VIDEO

December 4th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

We meet some new adoptable shelter animals on this week's Furry Friends video. This week we meet: Shorty, Max, Marley, Chewie, and Oscar. Also, the photo gallery below has photos of adoptable shelter animals.

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Model City native John Palmer's memoir now available

Model City native John Palmer's memoir now available

December 4th, 2014 10:04 am by Marci Gore

John spent much of his career covering breaking stories throughout the world. As White House correspondent for NBC News, he covered presidential politics from the Carter administration through George W. Bush's first years in office.

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Protests erupt after decision in chokehold death

Protests erupt after decision in chokehold death

December 4th, 2014 8:28 am by TOM HAYS and COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press

NEW YORK —The cellphone video of the last moments of Eric Garner's life was watched millions of times on the Internet, clearly showing a white police officer holding the unarmed black man in a chokehold, even as he repeatedly gasped, "I can't breathe."

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State grant will help Kingsport spruce up six gateways to city

State grant will help Kingsport spruce up six gateways to city

December 4th, 2014 12:31 am by Matthew Lane

"Every day, the city and its partners focus on how we can make Kingsport more attractive to business, industry and residents," City Manager Jeff Fleming said in a release on Wednesday.

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Civil War road show stops in Rogersville

Civil War road show stops in Rogersville - VIDEO

December 4th, 2014 12:24 am by Jeff Bobo

Matt Clark and his son Josh call themselves dirt fishermen, and Wednesday afternoon they brought some of their Civil War era "catches" to a group of state archivists who were visiting Rogersville in search of artifacts.

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