Kingsport Times News Saturday, November 22, 2014
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Dust off your wings and adopt an angel

November 22nd, 2014 12:41 am by J. H. Osborne

For thousands of children in our region, a new toy or new set of clothes becoming a reality on Christmas morning may hinge on whether a paper angel bearing their name is "adopted" by someone they'll likely never meet.

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KPD: License violation opens door to drug bust

KPD: License violation opens door to drug bust

November 21st, 2014 3:29 pm by Staff Report

A traffic stop of a man for driving without a license has reportedly led Kingsport police to crack cocaine and drug money.

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Tractor Supply theft suspect recklessly flees police

Tractor Supply theft suspect recklessly flees police

November 21st, 2014 12:37 pm by Rain Smith

The man suspected of stealing a mini-bike and small engines from a Kingsport store has been arrested, netting additional charges for allegedly fleeing police through a crowded parking lot and nearly striking another motorist.

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Sports Sports Live
Benchmark: Brooks boosts Tribe in opening win against Hurricanes

Benchmark: Brooks boosts Tribe in opening win against Hurricanes

November 22nd, 2014 1:35 am by Zack Vance

Power forward Jarvis Brooks entered the game, poured in 14 points and helped the Indians construct a 39-18 halftime lead that eventually resulted in a 66-51 rout of Morristown East inside the Buck Van Huss Dome.

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Prep results — Friday, Nov. 21

Prep results — Friday, Nov. 21

November 22nd, 2014 1:25 am by Staff Report

Friday night's scores from the TSSAA and VHSL football playoffs, the VHSL volleyball championships and area basketball games.

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Back to Black: Falcons shred Rebels' upset dreams

Back to Black: Falcons shred Rebels' upset dreams

November 22nd, 2014 1:19 am by Dave Ongie

Fulton sacked Sullivan South QB Dylan Wieger seven times and came up with enough big plays to take the suspense out of the TSSAA Class 4A playoff contest by halftime en route to a 49-14 victory.

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Crime Local News
Kingsport man to serve 12 years for two JC rapes

Kingsport man to serve 12 years for two JC rapes

November 22nd, 2014 12:31 am by BECKY CAMPBELL, NET News Service

Thomas Richard Coburn, 47, was also sentenced to an additional six years on two counts of criminal exposure of another to HIV. He will serve at least 35 percent of that part of the sentence before being eligible for parole.

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Photo Gallery: Dobyns-Bennett basketball in action against Morristown East

November 21st, 2014 10:49 pm by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights from both the boys and girls varsity basketball games against Morristown East in the D-B dome. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Bristol business owner sentenced for selling synthetic drugs

Bristol business owner sentenced for selling synthetic drugs

November 21st, 2014 10:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Harry Joseph Cannon was indicted in October 2013 on a 44-count indictment, charging him with various drug and firearms charges. In April, he pleaded guilty to distribution of Schedule I drugs.

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Opinion
Learning about Islam is education, not indoctrination

Learning about Islam is education, not indoctrination

November 21st, 2014 9:00 pm by Editorial Board

Because students also learn about the rise of the Third Reich and Adolf Hitler before World War II doesn't mean history classes are trying to groom young Nazis or fascists who want to exterminate Jews.

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The month the music died: Three stars of local '60s garage bands dead

The month the music died: Three stars of local '60s garage bands dead

November 21st, 2014 7:30 pm by Vince Staten

Three men, all of whom were rock stars in Kingsport in the '60s, died in the past month. And I mean real rock stars: rock and roll stars on the local and regional music scene.

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