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D-B repeats on The Daily Beasts's Top High Schools list

D-B repeats on The Daily Beasts's Top High Schools list

August 29th, 2014 12:21 am by Rick Wagner

The ranking put D-B 10th out of 12 Tennessee high schools that made the ranking. The other closest Tennessee schools on the list were in Morristown and Knoxville.

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Sullivan County BOE eyes e-cigarette ban

Sullivan County BOE eyes e-cigarette ban

August 29th, 2014 12:19 am by Rick Wagner

The wheels are in motion to change policy and add electronic cigarettes to the ban on regular tobacco cigarettes, with a final vote set for Oct. 6.

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Three year sentence for Kingsport woman who smuggled three pills into jail

Three year sentence for Kingsport woman who smuggled three pills into jail

August 28th, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

What started as a 90 day stretch in the Hawkins County Jail expanded to three years for a Kingsport woman who attempted to smuggle three pills into the jail earlier this year.

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Barter brings youth academy to Kingsport

Barter brings youth academy to Kingsport

August 28th, 2014 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Curtains will raise this September when Barter Theatre brings its youth academy to Kingsport, and hopefully no one actually breaks a leg.

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Pentagon brain implants cited in repeated disturbances

Pentagon brain implants cited in repeated disturbances

August 28th, 2014 9:00 pm by Rain Smith

Police responded to a confrontation between individuals at Riverfront Park, finding the aggressor to be a man involved in multiple "other complaints" that same day.

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Photo Gallery: Dobyns-Bennett Band takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

August 28th, 2014 7:57 pm by Ned Jilton

Band challenges the University of Tennessee Pride of the Southland band to be next. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Area law enforcement to increase patrols, remind residents to be safe over holiday weekend

Area law enforcement to increase patrols, remind residents to be safe over holiday weekend

August 28th, 2014 7:00 pm by Marci Gore

As the last holiday weekend of the summer season approaches, area law enforcement agencies are reminding motorists to use extra caution this Labor Day weekend and to expect to see an increase in officers on the roadways.

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Weber City man indicted on statutory rape charge in Aquatic Center case

Weber City man indicted on statutory rape charge in Aquatic Center case

August 28th, 2014 6:00 pm by Rain Smith

A 28-year-old Southwest Virginia man has been indicted for allegedly having sex with a 13-year-old in a restroom at Kingsport's Aquatic Center.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

August 28th, 2014 5:43 pm by Associated Press

Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race.

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Charges against Tennessee gun rights advocate dismissed

Charges against Tennessee gun rights advocate dismissed

August 28th, 2014 5:00 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

A Nashville judge has dismissed charges against a man who walked around downtown last year wearing a bullet-proof vest and carrying an assault rifle with a silencer.

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