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Woman sentenced for stealing $74K from late brother's estate

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Woman sentenced for stealing $74K from late brother's estate

April 17th, 2014 3:52 pm by Jeff Bobo

The sister of a Hawkins County man who died in 1999 was sentenced to eight years Wednesday for stealing more than $74,000 from his estate over the course of 14 years.

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Ex-Boone coach investigated for alleged relationship with student

Ex-Boone coach investigated for alleged relationship with student

April 17th, 2014 2:33 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A former Daniel Boone High School basketball coach who resigned earlier this year is now the subject of a state criminal investigation about a possible inappropriate relationship with a student.

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Man convicted of sex crimes against children in Sullivan County

Man convicted of sex crimes against children in Sullivan County

April 17th, 2014 1:48 pm by Nick Shepherd

Dwight R. Walton II was accused of sexually penetrating a young girl on four occasions, along with possessing more than 50 images of child pornography.

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Pregnant woman allegedly assaults 7 SCSO officers

Pregnant woman allegedly assaults 7 SCSO officers

April 17th, 2014 12:10 pm by Rain Smith

A reportedly pregnant Kingsport woman faces multiple charges after allegedly fleeing police and assaulting seven officers, spurring a referral to the Department of Children's Services.

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ATF investigating fatal explosion at Tennessee ammunition plant

ATF investigating fatal explosion at Tennessee ammunition plant

April 17th, 2014 7:29 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

A special investigative team of the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is looking into an explosion at a Tennessee ammunition plant that killed one person and injured three others Wednesday night.

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108th Tennessee General Assembly adjourns for the year

108th Tennessee General Assembly adjourns for the year

April 17th, 2014 4:28 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

State lawmakers concluded a session Thursday in which they approved measures to allow folks to buy wine in grocery stores, fight methamphetamine production and give high school graduates free tuition at community colleges.

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Obama shows skepticism on Russia in Ukraine

Obama shows skepticism on Russia in Ukraine

April 17th, 2014 4:26 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

President Barack Obama conveyed skepticism Thursday about Russian promises to de-escalate a volatile situation in Ukraine, and said the United State and its allies are ready to impose fresh sanctions if Moscow doesn't make good on its commitments.

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Lane of Stone Drive closed until Friday evening

Lane of Stone Drive closed until Friday evening

April 17th, 2014 2:52 pm by Staff Report

The closure is to allow emergency road repairs required by the opening of a sink hole just east of Netherland Inn Road, in the vicinity of Gold Star Fitness.

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Walking to fight breast cancer all in the family

Walking to fight breast cancer all in the family

April 17th, 2014 11:15 am by Leigh Ann Laube

On May 3-4, Linda Stewart and her grandson Max Hale, both of Bristol, Va., will join thousands of other walkers in the Avon Walk in Washington, D.C.

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Share your Easter photos

Share your Easter photos

April 17th, 2014 11:00 am by Sunday Scrapbook

Whatever you're doing this Easter, take time to share those memories with friends and neighbors through our Community Scrapbook. It only takes a few minutes to email a picture - and the memories last a lifetime.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 4.17.14

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 4.17.14

April 17th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Check out this week's adoptable furry friends at the Kingsport Animal Shelter, Kingsport, TN. This week we meet: Dreah, Cortney, Billy Bob, Frank, Andy, and Janet

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