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August 29th, 2014 11:40 pm by Staff Report

Dobyns-Bennett notched a win in the Tribe's first game at newly renovated J. Fred Friday night. Other winners included Volunteer, Tennessee High, Daniel Boone, Gate City, Union and Wise Central.

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Sullivan officials sworn in for new terms

Sullivan officials sworn in for new terms

August 29th, 2014 11:10 pm by J. H. Osborne

It was standing room only in the second-floor commission room, as Judge John S. McLellan III began administering oaths at just after 1:30 p.m.

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Former HCSO security officer faces statutory rape charges

Former HCSO security officer faces statutory rape charges

August 29th, 2014 1:36 pm by Staff Report

A court security officer who resigned last month from the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office now faces charges of statutory rape.

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Police: Kingsport woman stabs husband multiple times

Police: Kingsport woman stabs husband multiple times

August 29th, 2014 10:42 am by Rain Smith

A Kingsport woman has been arrested for allegedly slashing the tires on her husband's pickup — as a means to "get back at him" for hurting her feelings — then unleashing the knife on him when he approached and tried to stop her.

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Former South band assistant arrested for alleged relationship with student

Former South band assistant arrested for alleged relationship with student

August 29th, 2014 6:48 am by Rain Smith

A Johnson City man faces more than a dozen charges of statutory rape by an authority figure, stemming from his alleged relationship with a student during his tenure as an assistant band director at Sullivan South High School in Kingsport.

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Photo Gallery: Dobyns-Bennett kicks off in renovated J. Fred Johnson Stadium

August 29th, 2014 10:34 pm by Ned Jilton

Photos from tailgate to touchdowns as the Indians return to J. Fred Johnson Stadium. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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PHOTO GALLERY: Richlands at Gate City football

August 29th, 2014 9:44 pm by Staff Report

Check out Jonathan McCoy's photos from Friday night's season opener at Gate City's Legion Field

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Harvick wins pole at Atlanta; Stewart 12th

Harvick wins pole at Atlanta; Stewart 12th

August 29th, 2014 9:25 pm by CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer

Kevin Harvick, in his first season with Stewart-Haas Racing, turned a fast lap of 190.398 mph Friday night to win the pole for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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Most plead guilty in Kingsport counterfeiting scheme, one trying to withdraw his plea

Most plead guilty in Kingsport counterfeiting scheme, one trying to withdraw his plea

August 29th, 2014 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

In the plea agreement, Hawkins and Suarez admit posting photographs to Facebook with the counterfeit money, with one posting from Hawkins saying "Paper chasing is all I know! Imma get this money till the feds come get me."

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Sullivan BOE gives itself mixed reviews

Sullivan BOE gives itself mixed reviews

August 29th, 2014 8:00 pm by Rick Wagner

In team building among eight statements, the lowest response was on "Each member of our school board promotes teamwork on the board," a 2.3 compared to a 5.5 on how important it is.

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Prosecutor: Ex-governor took bribes from CEO

Prosecutor: Ex-governor took bribes from CEO

August 29th, 2014 7:00 pm by LARRY O'DELL, Associated Press; MATTHEW BARAKAT, Associated Press

In closing arguments, prosecutor David Harbach told jurors they needed to convict McDonnell even though the popular Republican was swept into office in a landslide five years ago.

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