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Update: Son made threats prior to slaying of Bristol family

August 31st, 2015 11:48 am by Rain Smith

A 19-year-old man's long held hatred for his mother is believed to have spurred him to burst into a Bristol, Tenn., home on Saturday evening, then fatally shoot her, his stepfather and grandmother in front of six children.

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K-Mets' winning streak comes to decisive end, 14-6

K-Mets' winning streak comes to decisive end, 14-6

August 31st, 2015 11:20 pm by Pat Kenney

Kingsport's six-game winning streak came to an emphatic end on Monday night when Danville rolled to a 14-6 Appalachian League victory at Hunter Wright Stadium.

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Photo Gallery: Danville Braves at Kingsport Mets

August 31st, 2015 9:13 pm by George Thwaites

Photos from the Kingsport Mets' Appalachian League baseball game with the Danville Braves at Hunter Wright Stadium on Monday.

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Felon allegedly used pistol to intimidate man who owed him money

Felon allegedly used pistol to intimidate man who owed him money

August 31st, 2015 8:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

According to police, in 2007 William Joseph Padgett, 49, 156 Phipps Road, Rogersville, was convicted of sale and delivery of Schedule II narcotics.

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49ers put Kilgore on reserve/PUP list

49ers put Kilgore on reserve/PUP list

August 31st, 2015 8:01 pm by Associated Press

San Francisco center Daniel Kilgore is working back from a second procedure on his left fibula that he fractured last October. The Kingsport native had another operation in June.

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Race to raise money, awareness for Scott domestic violence shelter

Race to raise money, awareness for Scott domestic violence shelter

August 31st, 2015 8:00 pm by Marci Gore

"This is our biggest fundraiser of the year, but it also serves as a pre-kickoff of sorts for Domestic Violence Awareness Month, which is in October. " - Michelle Hensley, executive director of the Hope House.

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Community Scrapbook: K-Mets Honor the Military

August 31st, 2015 7:45 pm by Brian Paupeck, Community Contributor

The New York Mets and their minor league affiliates are celebrating Military Appreciation Night. In conjunction with the effort, the K-Mets paid a visit to the James H. Quillen Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

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ACT success: Sullivan North's 2015 graduates only school in county to increase composite score

ACT success: Sullivan North's 2015 graduates only school in county to increase composite score

August 31st, 2015 7:30 pm by Rick Wagner

The ACT result of 20.8 is good, he said, but he also cited the 2015 results as the third consecutive year of increases in the percentage of students who made college-ready scores in all four subject areas. The 20.8 is up 1.5 points from the 2014 score of

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Harriet Tubman, Susan B. Anthony win support for redesigned $10 bill

Harriet Tubman, Susan B. Anthony win support for redesigned $10 bill

August 31st, 2015 7:29 pm by CAROLYN THOMPSON, Associated Press

Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony were the names most mentioned Monday as women who should be considered for a redesigned $10 bill during a town hall meeting with U.S. Treasurer Rosie Rios.

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Legal experts see no criminal trouble for Clinton thus far

Legal experts see no criminal trouble for Clinton thus far

August 31st, 2015 7:19 pm by KEN DILANIAN, AP Intelligence Writer

Experts in government secrecy law see almost no possibility of criminal action against Hillary Clinton or her top aides in connection with now-classified information sent over unsecure email while she was secretary of state.

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Guest River Rally rolls toward big weekend

Guest River Rally rolls toward big weekend

August 31st, 2015 7:00 pm by Stephen Igo

Coeburn's annual Guest River Rally got going Saturday with the festival's beauty pageant, but things get really rolling with events and activities every day this week en route to a huge Labor Day weekend lineup.

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