Kingsport Times News Thursday, August 27, 2015
Three more charged in $100K double barn arson including two firemen

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Three more charged in $100K double barn arson including two firemen

August 27th, 2015 6:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

Both Johnson brothers were among the first firefighters to respond to the barn fires. Moseley and Christian also came to the scene to watch the fire. Other firefighters at the scene reported their suspicions about the four that night at the fire scene.

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Child neglect charge: Mom allegedly slept while child walked down middle of Guntown Road

Child neglect charge: Mom allegedly slept while child walked down middle of Guntown Road

August 27th, 2015 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County woman who was allegedly sleeping when her 3-year-old child was found walking down the middle of a public street on June 30 will next appear in Hawkins County Sessions Court Nov. 18.

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KPD accepting applications for citizens academy

KPD accepting applications for citizens academy

August 27th, 2015 7:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

Ever wondered what it's like to walk in the shoes of a police officer? Well now is the time to find out.

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Airport construction project pushes public parking back

Airport construction project pushes public parking back

August 27th, 2015 6:30 pm by Hank Hayes

The short-term parking lot is being demolished now with a plan of bringing it down to ground level and packaging it with green spaces leading to the airport's front door.

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Volunteer H.S. football players, cheerleaders teach CHES students about good behavior

August 27th, 2015 5:30 pm by Staff Report

Church Hill Elementary School had a little help this week with its School-wide Positive Behavior Support kickoff.

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Gravelly Baptist Church holding open house for former Gravely elementary school students and teachers

Gravelly Baptist Church holding open house for former Gravely elementary school students and teachers

August 27th, 2015 5:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

"A lot of people have gone to school (here) over the last 40 or 50 years," said David Salley, Senior Pastor for Gravelly Baptist. "We just want them to come in and see all the changes and just being able to see that the school they loved is still being us

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Home-schooled athlete finds a way to achieve her collegiate dreams

Home-schooled athlete finds a way to achieve her collegiate dreams

August 27th, 2015 4:30 pm by Collin Brooks

A former KACHEA volleyball player and Northeast Tennessee Volleyball Club member, Megan Morelock signed to continue her volleyball career at King University a couple of weeks ago.

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Dry Hill Draggers set to perform at the Carter Fold

Dry Hill Draggers set to perform at the Carter Fold

August 27th, 2015 3:30 pm by Community contributor

The Carter Family Fold will present a concert of old time music by the Dry Hill Draggers on Saturday, Aug. 29.Show time is 7:30 p.m. Admission is $10 for adults; $1 for children ages 6 to 11; and free for children younger than 6.

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Naked trail excursion nets arrest

Naked trail excursion nets arrest

August 27th, 2015 3:24 pm by Rain Smith

Shortly before noon, a woman called police to report an incident of indecent exposure. While traversing a trail near the Weir Dam recreation area with her dog, she encountered a completely nude man "standing in front of her" and touching himself.

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Netherland Inn to host Heritage Quilt Show Sept. 19

Netherland Inn to host Heritage Quilt Show Sept. 19

August 27th, 2015 2:30 pm by Community contributor

This year's event will include heritage quilts (50 years old or more) and antique clothing from the Netherland family.

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No. 25 Vols lose McNeil to injury, suspend Howard for 1 game

No. 25 Vols lose McNeil to injury, suspend Howard for 1 game

August 27th, 2015 2:10 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee safety LaDarrell McNeil is out indefinitely and receiver Alton "Pig" Howard has been suspended for the season opener, continuing a series of preseason hits to the Volunteers' depth.

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