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Five vehicles stolen from Kingsport car lot

December 22nd, 2014 3:28 pm by Rain Smith

Though the goods have since been recovered, police are searching for a pair of men suspected of cutting a chain link fence at a Kingsport auto dealer, then driving five vehicles off the lot.

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Parkway Plaza set to be razed: New commercial development planned for Lynn Garden Drive site

Parkway Plaza set to be razed: New commercial development planned for Lynn Garden Drive site

December 22nd, 2014 12:13 pm by Matthew Lane

According to the plan, Polestar plans to demolish the existing shopping center on the six-acre site and replace it with a 43,000-square-foot building, facing Lynn Garden Drive, with 181 parking spaces.

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'We're giving to them, but we're ... getting the rewards'

'We're giving to them, but we're ... getting the rewards'

December 22nd, 2014 1:56 pm by Marci Gore

GATE CITY — In 2010, the Wadlow Gap Ruritan Club helped nine area children have a better Christmas. In just four years, that number has grown to 67.

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Man arrested after asking if he's wanted

Man arrested after asking if he's wanted

December 22nd, 2014 1:10 pm by Rain Smith

A man called dispatch with "a problem," but refused to specify the issue. When pressed for more info he advised he'd tell an officer— wasn't going to share it with an "(expletive) dispatcher behind a desk."

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Kiwanis Club of Kingsport provides warm coats for kids

Kiwanis Club of Kingsport provides warm coats for kids

December 22nd, 2014 11:00 am by Sharon Hayes, Community Contributor

The Kiwanis Club of Kingsport recently distributed 233 coats to needy children in nine schools in Kingsport.

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Stoplight cameras still clicking despite expired agreement

Stoplight cameras still clicking despite expired agreement

December 22nd, 2014 8:27 am by Gary B. Gray, NET News Service

A five-year agreement between Johnson City and Redflex Traffic Systems inked in 2009 remains in place despite the fact it was set to expire Nov. 12.

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Police departments on alert after cop killings

Police departments on alert after cop killings

December 22nd, 2014 8:14 am by TOM HAYS, Associated Press

Big-city police departments and union leaders around the country are warning the rank and file to wear bulletproof vests and avoid making inflammatory posts on social media in the days after a man ambushed two officers.

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'In Memory of Marge': Scott County Hope House looking to the future after the death of its long-time executive director

'In Memory of Marge': Scott County Hope House looking to the future after the death of its long-time executive director

December 21st, 2014 10:00 pm by Marci Gore

Last month, Marge Quillen, who had been a truck driver, gone to hair school, served in the military and spent countless hours helping victims of domestic violence, died at the age of 73.

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Ministry sets up fund to help family with child's heart surgery expenses

Ministry sets up fund to help family with child's heart surgery expenses

December 21st, 2014 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE — For a child with so many health problems, it's pretty easy to make 13-month-old Alliana Delph smile. All you have to do is smile at her first.

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Documents: Florida State QB cleared in conduct hearing

Documents: Florida State QB cleared in conduct hearing

December 21st, 2014 6:10 pm by KAREEM COPELAND, Associated Press

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was cleared of the accusations he faced at a student code of conduct hearing involving an alleged sexual assault two years ago, according to documents.

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Tennessee woman charged with drugging three more of her children

Tennessee woman charged with drugging three more of her children

December 21st, 2014 6:00 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — A Nashville woman accused of drugging and killing her 22-month-old son has now been charged with giving drugs to her other three children.

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