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Man harassing Arby's customers had 107 used syringes

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Man harassing Arby's customers had 107 used syringes

September 3rd, 2015 8:11 am by Jeff Bobo

"He was trying to sell individual cigarettes to customers to get enough money to use a pay phone," said RPD Officer Travis Fields. "He wasn't very cooperative, and never did say how or why he came to Rogersville."

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Judge jails Kentucky clerk for refusing marriage licenses

Judge jails Kentucky clerk for refusing marriage licenses

September 3rd, 2015 2:23 pm by ADAM BEAM, Associated Press

A defiant county clerk was sent to jail for contempt Thursday after insisting that her "conscience will not allow" her to follow a federal judge's orders to issue marriage licenses to gay couples.

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Walmart employees, police help Rogersville woman suffering medical issue

Walmart employees, police help Rogersville woman suffering medical issue

September 2nd, 2015 7:54 pm by Jeff Bobo

"I just thought that was the nicest thing for them to do. Walmart employees probably don't have a lot of extra money to throw around, but that's how we are in Rogersville. If we can help people we do." -- RPD Officer Travis Fields

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Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out debut new album Friday at BCM, tickets to concert are $20

Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out debut new album Friday at BCM, tickets to concert are $20

September 3rd, 2015 1:30 pm by Community Contributor

In true classic style, the album also mixes old with new, bringing a fresh approach to old favorites, such as the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's "Lowlands" and The Country Gentlemen's "River Bottom."

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Thirty years and counting: St. Dominic Catholic School honors Carolyn Henry for her work at the private school

Thirty years and counting: St. Dominic Catholic School honors Carolyn Henry for her work at the private school

September 3rd, 2015 12:30 pm by Community Contributor Tucker Davis

"We say she has 1,000 grandchildren because of the way she treats all of our children now and over the years. She has led several of her relatives to join us in other capacities at the school," school principal Tucker Davis said.

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Northeast State receives grant for Nursing Center coordinator

Northeast State receives grant for Nursing Center coordinator

September 3rd, 2015 12:30 pm by Community contributor

The coordinator will be responsible for expanding learning opportunities and improving services offered by the Nursing division's NURS (Nurses Utilizing Resources for Success) Center.

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Kingsport robber escapes during cross-country transport

Kingsport robber escapes during cross-country transport

September 3rd, 2015 11:02 am by Rain Smith

A Rogersville man recently sentenced for robbing a Kingsport store has escaped during transport to California on unrelated charges, leading to a large manhunt in Illinois.

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Hawkins man gets three years for pill trafficking, weapon charge

Hawkins man gets three years for pill trafficking, weapon charge

September 3rd, 2015 11:00 am by Jeff Bobo

The investigation resulted in a controlled drug buy being conducted on Fred Chamberlain where he sold a quantity of oxymorphone to an undercover HCSO operative.

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Scrapbook Showcase: A Midwest Adventure

September 3rd, 2015 10:30 am by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Scrapbook Showcase features photos taken during a 58-day adventure to the Midwest. The photos were taken and submitted by Barbara & David Ringley.

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Judge lets Brady play, ruling against NFL in 'Deflategate'

Judge lets Brady play, ruling against NFL in 'Deflategate'

September 3rd, 2015 10:27 am by LARRY NEUMEISTER, Associated Press; TOM HAYS, Associated Press

A federal judge deflated "Deflategate" Thursday, erasing New England quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for a controversy that the NFL claimed threatened football's integrity.

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Pepper Festival coming to downtown Kingsport

Pepper Festival coming to downtown Kingsport

September 3rd, 2015 9:30 am by Community Contributor

The pepper festival will include pepper plant growers and products along with gardening, canning and salsa workshops.

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