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Hawkins man charged with assault against his 89-year-old mom

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Hawkins man charged with assault against his 89-year-old mom

September 15th, 2014 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

An 89-year-old Church Hill woman told police Friday night that her son frequently assaults her, refuses to feed her, locks her out of the home, and takes her pain medication.

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Charges may be pending against woman who allegedly burned her own home down

Charges may be pending against woman who allegedly burned her own home down

September 15th, 2014 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County deputies are still investigating a residential fire that occurred last week when a woman reportedly set her son's girlfriend's clothes on fire on the porch of her own home, resulting in a total loss of the residence.

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Kingsport man allegedly caught red-handed while stealing from a home

Kingsport man allegedly caught red-handed while stealing from a home

September 15th, 2014 12:40 pm by Nick Shepherd

When White spotted the officer he reportedly said "Oh hi, uh oh, oh s—," and ran toward the back of the house. The officer then reported he saw a post-hole digger and weed eater being tossed out a basement window.

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Medalist Karst leads Tribe to district title

Medalist Karst leads Tribe to district title

September 15th, 2014 10:01 pm by George Thwaites

Eddie Karst shot 33 after the turn Monday on his way to a District 1-AAA golf tournament-record 68, leading Dobyns-Bennett to its third consecutive district championship on the MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center course.

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ETSU holds first football practice of new era

ETSU holds first football practice of new era

September 15th, 2014 7:42 pm by Staff Report

"It's an exciting time for all of us and especially because it's been over 11 years since anyone around here has seen this. I told our players today that it's a great moment for them because they are part of something this special."

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Four Confederate Soldiers to be Honored in Weber City Saturday

September 15th, 2014 7:31 pm by Ned Jilton

Soldiers to be honored at 2pm Saturday by the Scott County Clinch Mountain Rangers at the Yuma-Wolfe Confederate Cemetery.

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HCSO seeks driver in Hawkins County Memorial Gardens hit-and-run

HCSO seeks driver in Hawkins County Memorial Gardens hit-and-run

September 15th, 2014 7:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County Memorial Gardens cemetery owner/operator Vicki Ringley admittedly witnessed the wreck in her cemetery Saturday night, but didn't tell police about until a deputy sought her out to ask about it Sunday evening.

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UPDATE: Nonprofit files lawsuit notice for Kingsport plant

UPDATE: Nonprofit files lawsuit notice for Kingsport plant

September 15th, 2014 6:00 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

The Tennessee Clean Water Network says it is prepared to sue a Kingsport ammunition plant over its continued pollution of local drinking water.

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Police: 16-year-old girl, with baby nearby, killed man over PS4

Police: 16-year-old girl, with baby nearby, killed man over PS4

September 15th, 2014 5:00 pm by By Mike Morris, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (MCT)

Two people are in custody for the fatal shooting of a man during what Sandy Springs, Ga., police said was the attempted theft of a video gaming system the victim was trying to sell on Craigslist.

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Breastfeeding 101: Surviving a nursing strike

Breastfeeding 101: Surviving a nursing strike

September 15th, 2014 4:26 pm by Becky Flora Waterman

A nursing strike usually lasts just a few days but may persist for a week or two. Even though a lot of mothers do choose to wean during a strike, most babies can be coaxed back to the breast with some patience and determination.

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Tenn. justices name Slatery as attorney general

Tenn. justices name Slatery as attorney general

September 15th, 2014 4:24 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

The state Supreme Court on Monday named Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's top legal adviser, Herbert Slatery, as Tennessee's next attorney general.

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