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Photos: Police seek alleged counterfeit scammer

July 23rd, 2014 1:01 pm by Rain Smith

Following a rash of counterfeit money reports to Kingsport police, the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office has released images of a man who allegedly scammed a clerk with a phony $100 bill.

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ETSU athletics unveils new look

ETSU athletics unveils new look

July 23rd, 2014 6:14 pm by Joe Avento, NET News Service

East Tennessee State University unveiled the new look for its athletic teams Wednesday, using the university's new "E" logo featuring the shape of Tennessee and a new version of the Buccaneer mascot.

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Classic car seized along with nearly an ounce of 'Ice' in Hawkins traffic stop

Classic car seized along with nearly an ounce of 'Ice' in Hawkins traffic stop

July 23rd, 2014 4:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

Two accused meth dealers lost their drugs and their cash during a traffic stop Tuesday in Rogersville, but what probably hurt the most was seeing that 1964 Chevy Impala going up on the hook.

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Update: Man stabbed while trying to defuse argument between coworkers

Update: Man stabbed while trying to defuse argument between coworkers

July 23rd, 2014 6:54 am by Rain Smith

An argument between members of a construction crew staying at a Kingsport motel allegedly led to an attempted murder Tuesday night when police say an individual was stabbed while trying to defuse the altercation between his coworkers.

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Mount Carmel increases paving budget by $142,735 to cover entire wish list

Mount Carmel increases paving budget by $142,735 to cover entire wish list

July 23rd, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Eleven Mount Carmel streets will be paved this year, but the cost will be $142,735 more than was allotted in the 2014-15 budget.

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Photo Gallery: K-Mets take on Astros, Game 2 of series

July 23rd, 2014 9:43 pm by Ned Jilton

Back to Hunter Wright Stadium to see if the K-Mets can keep the win streak alive. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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Phillips recommends pharmaceutical sales rep, electrical engineer for BOE vacancies

Phillips recommends pharmaceutical sales rep, electrical engineer for BOE vacancies

July 23rd, 2014 9:00 pm by Rick Wagner

"I think there are two great members we've proposed," Mayor Dennis Phillips said Wednesday. "I think they (school board members) are very comfortable with the ones we have proposed."

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27 convictions handed down so far in Lee County drug roundup

27 convictions handed down so far in Lee County drug roundup

July 23rd, 2014 8:00 pm by Wes Bunch

The Lee County Commonwealth's Attorney's Office said this week that it has secured convictions for nearly 80 percent of the people who were indicted earlier this year as part of a large-scale drug roundup.

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Judge grants diversion in school bus crash, no jail time for driver

Judge grants diversion in school bus crash, no jail time for driver

July 23rd, 2014 6:00 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Washington County Criminal Court Judge Robert Cupp granted judicial diversion to Brenda Gray in an hours-long hearing Wednesday after considering compelling testimony

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D-B, stadium switching to Pepsi

D-B, stadium switching to Pepsi

July 23rd, 2014 5:06 pm by Rick Wagner

After a decade of being a Coca-Cola operation, J. Fred Johnson Stadium and Dobyns-Bennett High School are switching to Pepsi-Cola for at least three years.

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Rubio: Same-sex marriage foes face 'intolerance'

Rubio: Same-sex marriage foes face 'intolerance'

July 23rd, 2014 5:00 pm by Associated Press

Americans who oppose same-sex marriage often face "intolerance" from those who support it, Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida said Wednesday in a speech about values that appeared aimed at wooing social conservatives.

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