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Three more charged in $100K double barn arson including two firemen

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Three more charged in $100K double barn arson including two firemen

August 27th, 2015 6:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

Both Johnson brothers were among the first firefighters to respond to the barn fires. Moseley and Christian also came to the scene to watch the fire. Other firefighters at the scene reported their suspicions about the four that night at the fire scene.

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Descendants of Surgoinsville founder to serve as grand marshals for Bicentennial

Descendants of Surgoinsville founder to serve as grand marshals for Bicentennial

August 27th, 2015 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Thanks to some detective work by the local police chief, Jim and Melvin Surguine now find themselves in position as the number one VIPs during Surgoinsville's Bicentennial Celebration during the Riverfront Festival Sept. 11-12.

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Child neglect charge: Mom allegedly slept while child walked down middle of Guntown Road

Child neglect charge: Mom allegedly slept while child walked down middle of Guntown Road

August 27th, 2015 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County woman who was allegedly sleeping when her 3-year-old child was found walking down the middle of a public street on June 30 will next appear in Hawkins County Sessions Court Nov. 18.

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Bad Moon Rising: Raiders mauled by Bears in day-early season opener

Bad Moon Rising: Raiders mauled by Bears in day-early season opener

August 28th, 2015 12:49 am by George Thwaites

Capitalizing on some catastrophic opening night mistakes, Union's talented defense stifled the J.I. Burton offense and the Bears ran off with a 52-6 victory at Lawson-Fitchko Stadium on Thursday night.

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Emory & Henry to host Global Street Fair to celebrate International Month

Emory & Henry to host Global Street Fair to celebrate International Month

August 28th, 2015 12:00 am by Community contributor

Live music will be provided by the Afro-Caribbean band Orquesta Tropikiimba from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. International cuisine will be served at the event, and local vendors will have goods for sale that have an international focus. The public is invited to atte

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The U: Bears open season in impressive fashion

The U: Bears open season in impressive fashion

August 27th, 2015 10:00 pm by Brian Falin, SportsLive Contributor

Using a combination running and passing attack, the Bears scored on each possession while the defensive unit held the Raiders scoreless until a last-second score.

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KPD accepting applications for citizens academy

KPD accepting applications for citizens academy

August 27th, 2015 7:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

Ever wondered what it's like to walk in the shoes of a police officer? Well now is the time to find out.

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Airport construction project pushes public parking back

Airport construction project pushes public parking back

August 27th, 2015 6:30 pm by Hank Hayes

The short-term parking lot is being demolished now with a plan of bringing it down to ground level and packaging it with green spaces leading to the airport's front door.

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Volunteer H.S. football players, cheerleaders teach CHES students about good behavior

August 27th, 2015 5:30 pm by Staff Report

Church Hill Elementary School had a little help this week with its School-wide Positive Behavior Support kickoff.

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Gravelly Baptist Church holding open house for former Gravely elementary school students and teachers

Gravelly Baptist Church holding open house for former Gravely elementary school students and teachers

August 27th, 2015 5:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

"A lot of people have gone to school (here) over the last 40 or 50 years," said David Salley, Senior Pastor for Gravelly Baptist. "We just want them to come in and see all the changes and just being able to see that the school they loved is still being us

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Home-schooled athlete finds a way to achieve her collegiate dreams

Home-schooled athlete finds a way to achieve her collegiate dreams

August 27th, 2015 4:30 pm by Collin Brooks

A former KACHEA volleyball player and Northeast Tennessee Volleyball Club member, Megan Morelock signed to continue her volleyball career at King University a couple of weeks ago.

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