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CHPD nabs couple accused in rash of large battery thefts

CHPD nabs couple accused in rash of large battery thefts

July 6th, 2014 6:44 am by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County couple is facing seven counts of burglary and seven counts of theft in connection with a rash of large battery thefts last month from semis and other large vehicles parked in and around Church Hill.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Rogersville Fourth of July Celebration

July 6th, 2014 6:04 am by Jeff Bobo

The weather was perfect for Saturday's annual Fourth of July Celebration at the Rogersville City Park.

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Sheriff, feds: Rancher must be held accountable

Sheriff, feds: Rancher must be held accountable

July 6th, 2014 5:30 am by MARTIN GRIFFITH, Associated Press

U.S. Bureau of Land Management officials say they agree with a Nevada sheriff's position that rancher Cliven Bundy must be held accountable for his role in an April standoff between his supporters and the federal agency.

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Shark bites man near Southern Calif. beach

Shark bites man near Southern Calif. beach

July 6th, 2014 5:00 am by Associated Press

A swimmer was bitten Saturday by a juvenile great white shark that grew agitated trying to free itself from a hook a fisherman had thrown into the water off Southern California's Manhattan Beach Pier, officials said.

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Spratlin, Sutton put pressure on Ratliff in Round 2 of ETA

Spratlin, Sutton put pressure on Ratliff in Round 2 of ETA

July 6th, 2014 1:00 am by Joe Avento, NET News Service

Cayman Ratliff stayed in front, but a couple of other players made a little more noise during the second round of the Carter County Bank East Tennessee Amateur golf tournament on Saturday.

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K-Mets turn the tables on Astros

K-Mets turn the tables on Astros

July 5th, 2014 10:45 pm by Staff Report

Four Kingsport batters recorded doubles as Kingsport picked up a 4-2 Appalachian League win over Greeneville. The victory partially redeemed the 14-1 Independence Day thrashing the K-Mets received on Friday.

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Rain forces postponement of Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

Rain forces postponement of Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

July 5th, 2014 9:15 pm by Associated Press

Steady rain forced NASCAR to postpone Saturday night's Sprint Cup Series race at Daytona International Speedway. The Coke Zero 400 will start at 11 a.m. Sunday.

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Sheriff releases details on alleged Roan Mountain murder

Sheriff releases details on alleged Roan Mountain murder

July 5th, 2014 6:27 pm by NET News Service

The Carter County Sheriff's Department has identified a man who was found dead at his home.

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UPDATE: Kingsport alderman charged with DUI, violation of implied consent

UPDATE: Kingsport alderman charged with DUI, violation of implied consent

July 5th, 2014 6:07 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT — A Kingsport alderman was arrested in Sullivan County on Friday night for allegedly driving under the influence.

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Officials scramble to solve elevator issue at J. Fred Johnson expansion project

Officials scramble to solve elevator issue at J. Fred Johnson expansion project

July 5th, 2014 6:00 pm by Matthew Lane

The elevator doesn't go all the way to the top. Literally. Kingsport and construction officials have been scrambling this week to solve an issue with the elevator and its backup generator.

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