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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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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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Community Photos TriCityMom Furry Friends Pets

Sullivan County SBK Animal Shelter adoptable animals this week.

August 28th, 2015 10:30 am by Staff Report

Click on the gallery to see new animals at the SBK Sullivan County Animal Shelter. Contact: 423-279-2741, or visit all of the animals at: 380 Massengill Rd, Blountville, TN.

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Free swim day for seniors at Kingsport Aquatic Center

Free swim day for seniors at Kingsport Aquatic Center

August 28th, 2015 9:30 am by Community Contributor

Seniors ages 55 and over will be admitted free to the aquatic center that day, while other guests will received half-priced admission.

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Dobyns-Bennett set to collide with talented Oak Ridge

Dobyns-Bennett set to collide with talented Oak Ridge

August 28th, 2015 8:05 am by George Thwaites

The Tribe D will be looking to cage an entirely different animal when the Wildcats roll into J. Fred Johnson Stadium tonight for a non-conference football tilt.

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Businesses reopening at scene of deadly on-air shootings

Businesses reopening at scene of deadly on-air shootings

August 28th, 2015 6:21 am by ALAN SUDERMAN and ADAM GELLER, Associated Press

ROANOKE, Va. (AP) - Businesses are reopening at the scene of this week's on-air shooting as more details surface of the gunman's long history of confronting and bullying co-workers at a succession of television and customer-service jobs.

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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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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: Mom allegedly slept while child walked down middle of road

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