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Southwest Virginia man to be arraigned in alleged abuse of infant

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Southwest Virginia man to be arraigned in alleged abuse of infant

April 18th, 2014 10:37 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Southwest Virginia man is expected to be arraigned in Scott County Circuit Court Monday on charges stemming from severe abuse he allegedly inflicted on his infant son.

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D-B, South score wins over Karns in Coca-Cola Classic

D-B, South score wins over Karns in Coca-Cola Classic

April 19th, 2014 3:06 pm by Dave Ongie

South's Trey Fields and D-B's Drew Pierce each shut down Karns to help the Rebels and Indians end the Coca-Cola Classic on a winning note.

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National energy boom blurs political battle lines

National energy boom blurs political battle lines

April 19th, 2014 2:55 pm by NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press

The U.S. energy boom is blurring the country's traditional political battle lines. Democrats are split between environmentalists and business and labor groups, and some deeply conservative areas are allying with conservationists against fracking.

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Documents detail another delayed GM recall

Documents detail another delayed GM recall

April 19th, 2014 2:26 pm by Associated Press

Government documents show that General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and warranty repair claims.

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Locally produced documentary on recidivism to air on PBS

Locally produced documentary on recidivism to air on PBS

April 19th, 2014 2:00 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

"Outcasts" brings attention to Hay House, a residential treatment program in Kingsport founded in 1981 to help criminal offenders re-enter society as responsible and productive citizens.

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: VanDyke uses high lane to earn second win in a row at Kingsport Speedway - VIDEO

April 19th, 2014 12:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

Lee Tissot and Zeke Shell tangled going into turn one while fighting it out for the third spot. On the final restart Kres VanDyke made the high lane work, and sailed home to his second win in as many races this season.

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Suicide threat in courthouse, attempted murder of cop and more this week in crime

Suicide threat in courthouse, attempted murder of cop and more this week in crime

April 19th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories from the Times-News staff, for the week of April 11 through April 18.

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Kingsport officials hope to have sports complex built  by spring 2015

Kingsport officials hope to have sports complex built by spring 2015

April 18th, 2014 10:12 pm by Matthew Lane

Kingsport's new softball/baseball complex could cost as much as $6.4 million to build, and if an optional, fifth field is added to the project, the total price could be bumped up another $1 million.

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Scott County, CenturyLink still searching for cause of 911 outage

Scott County, CenturyLink still searching for cause of 911 outage

April 18th, 2014 10:04 pm by Wes Bunch

Scott County emergency communications officials and representatives from CenturyLink Communications have been in contact multiple times this week in an effort to pinpoint the cause of a recent 911 service outage.

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Coca-Cola Classic: Salyers, Holt got pop in pair of Tribe wins

Coca-Cola Classic: Salyers, Holt got pop in pair of Tribe wins

April 18th, 2014 10:00 pm by Dave Ongie

Dobyns-Bennett's baseball team had its own winning recipe Friday at J. Fred Johnson Stadium — Sammy Salyers did a little bit of everything and Josh Holt was nearly unhittable.

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Hawkins deputy finds no evidence for woman's claim she was set on fire

Hawkins deputy finds no evidence for woman's claim she was set on fire

April 18th, 2014 8:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Rogersville woman told the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office Tuesday that her husband beat her with a bat and sprayed her with lighter fluid and set her on fire.

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