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Police: Daughter's 911 plea prevents drunk mom  from driving away with children

Police: Daughter's 911 plea prevents drunk mom from driving away with children

December 8th, 2014 11:10 pm by Jeff Bobo

"Mary (Kelley) was unable to give me any information on her children or where she was," Hawkins County Sheriff's Office Deputy Michael Lipe said. "The children stated they were from Pennsylvania and were here visiting friends for the weekend."

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DUI suspect accused of driving sports car 105 mph on 11-W

DUI suspect accused of driving sports car 105 mph on 11-W

December 8th, 2014 10:43 pm by Jeff Bobo

Around 1:20 p.m. Friday, Church Hill Police Department Officer Ethan Calhoun was operating stationary radar near the New Canton Road intersection when a red Nissan passed by traveling westbound at a very high rate of speed.

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Fugitive holes up in Kingsport attic

Fugitive holes up in Kingsport attic

December 8th, 2014 3:01 pm by Rain Smith

A couple sought for questioning in regard to a fatal hit-and-run in Georgia have been found in Kingsport, where the male then hid in the attic of the home to try and avoid arrest.

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Elderly Hawkins man beaten, stabbed

Elderly Hawkins man beaten, stabbed

December 8th, 2014 2:03 pm by Jeff Bobo

An elderly Hawkins County man was listed in serious condition after reportedly being beaten and stabbed by his former neighbors, who allegedly robbed the man under the pretense of selling him a ratchet set.

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Hawkins couple who killed child with grape soda receive 35-year sentence

Hawkins couple who killed child with grape soda receive 35-year sentence

December 8th, 2014 12:39 pm by Jeff Bobo

According to the autopsy report, the Vaughns forced Alexa Linboom, 5, to drink about 2.4 liters of grape soda and water. The massive fluid intake was reportedly punishment for the girl drinking grape soda after being told not to.

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KPD: Reckless driving to hospital spurs crash, arrest

KPD: Reckless driving to hospital spurs crash, arrest

December 8th, 2014 12:02 pm by Rain Smith

A Piney Flats man faces felony charges due to his alleged reckless driving to visit a hospitalized family member in Kingsport, running vehicles off the road and then T-boning a car that carried an infant passenger.

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Two men added to Tennessee's top 10 most wanted list

Two men added to Tennessee's top 10 most wanted list

December 6th, 2014 5:37 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has added two men to its top 10 most wanted list.

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Fourth sexual assault reported on ETSU campus

Fourth sexual assault reported on ETSU campus

December 6th, 2014 12:42 am by NET News Service

A campus alert said a female ETSU student told campus police she was sexually assaulted by a male acquaintance in a residence hall.

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Pills, coke, and pistol seized from car in Taco Bell parking lot

Pills, coke, and pistol seized from car in Taco Bell parking lot

December 5th, 2014 12:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Kingsport couple were arrested early Thursday morning in the Allandale Taco Bell parking lot after police allegedly seized a large number of pills, a handgun, and an unspecified amount of cocaine.

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Oldest profession finds newest marketplace

Oldest profession finds newest marketplace

December 5th, 2014 12:25 am by Nick Shepherd

Ordering a prostitute online is as easy as ordering pizza. And chances are law enforcement will not bother you for either one.

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