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Bluff City man charged with sex crimes against juvenile

Bluff City man charged with sex crimes against juvenile

December 3rd, 2013 9:29 am by Rain Smith

A Sullivan County man faces 75 counts of sexual exploitation of a minor after police allegedly discovered explicit images on his computer.

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Seahawks clinch playoff berth with rout of Saints

Seahawks clinch playoff berth with rout of Saints

December 3rd, 2013 12:36 am by TIM BOOTH, AP Sports Writer

Russell Wilson threw for 310 yards and three touchdowns, and the Seattle Seahawks became the first team to clinch a spot in the NFC playoffs with a 34-7 victory over the New Orleans Saints on Monday night.

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Blountville woman injured in collision on Fort Henry Drive

Blountville woman injured in collision on Fort Henry Drive

December 2nd, 2013 11:27 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT — Elise A. Kiser, 53, was identified by the Kingsport Police Department as the driver of a 2007 Ford Focus involved in the crash. Kiser was listed in serious condition Monday night at Holston Valley Hospital.

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Kingsport chooses site  for ballfields

Kingsport chooses site for ballfields

December 2nd, 2013 11:12 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Kingsport has selected the General Shale property as the site for its new softball/baseball complex, while the next step will be to firm up a better cost estimate for the project.

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Big Stone Gap man jailed following extended chase in Scott

Big Stone Gap man jailed following extended chase in Scott

December 2nd, 2013 9:56 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Wesley Ray Whitman, 27, 912 Butterfly Lane, Big Stone Gap, is facing charges of felony reckless eluding, DUI-drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia, resisting arrest and driving on a suspended license.

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Police: Alcohol played role in death of Volunteer High School senior

December 2nd, 2013 9:52 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — CHPD Chief Mark Johnson said his department continues to investigate the death as a possible homicide, although he wouldn’t rule out the possibility that it could change to an accidental death pending the autopsy results.

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Sister: Deadly shooting was over ’Bama loss

Sister: Deadly shooting was over ’Bama loss

December 2nd, 2013 7:52 pm by JAY REEVES, Associated Press

A woman charged with killing a fellow Alabama fan after the end of last weekend’s Iron Bowl football game was angry that the victim and others didn’t seem upset over the Crimson Tide’s loss to archrival Auburn, said the sister of the slain woman.

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Police seek ID of D-B soccer facility vandals

Police seek ID of D-B soccer facility vandals

December 2nd, 2013 6:49 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT — The vandals reportedly tore down several windscreens and signs situated around the fields and attempted to enter the soccer field house located at the park. Police said the windscreens and signs carried a value of approximately $1,800.

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Fugitive wanted from gun incident in Washington County turns himself in

Fugitive wanted from gun incident in Washington County turns himself in

December 2nd, 2013 6:19 pm by NET News Service

JONESBOROUGH — Jerry Cummings, 528 Hales Chapel Road, surrendered without incident at his residence, Graybeal said. Cummings was wanted on charges of aggravated assault and evading arrest from an incident on Sunday.

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HCSO seeks help finding missing Bulls Gap man

HCSO seeks help finding missing Bulls Gap man

December 2nd, 2013 4:36 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in locating a Bulls Gap man who hasn’t been seen since Nov. 15, and left behind his medication, vehicle and pets without notifying family.

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