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Sullivan magistrates appointed, will assume duties Sept. 1

Sullivan magistrates appointed, will assume duties Sept. 1

August 18th, 2015 10:29 am by J. H. Osborne

On Monday the Sullivan County Commission appointed four magistrates, a move designed to make the county compliant with state law regarding criminal warrants issued during non-business hours.

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THP creates new protective services bureau

THP creates new protective services bureau

August 18th, 2015 7:57 am by Associated Press

The Tennessee Highway Patrol is creating a new protective services bureau responsible for the safety of citizens, elected officials, state workers and state buildings.

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KPD: Parking lot bust nets drugs, cash, gun

KPD: Parking lot bust nets drugs, cash, gun

August 17th, 2015 9:00 pm by Rain Smith

A drug deal outside a Kingsport pharmacy has spurred two arrests, according to police, along with the seizure of "gravel," Suboxone, a pistol and more than $6,000 in cash.

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DUI mom charged with endangering infant

DUI mom charged with endangering infant

August 17th, 2015 4:02 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport mother has been arrested after she was allegedly found passed out in a vehicle with its engine running, leaving her infant in the back seat.

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Police probe burglaries at Kingsport Pavilion

Police probe burglaries at Kingsport Pavilion

August 17th, 2015 1:01 pm by Rain Smith

Kingsport police are investigating a pair of burglaries that occurred over the weekend at a city shopping center.

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Former worker sentenced for stealing from Church of God

Former worker sentenced for stealing from Church of God

August 17th, 2015 8:37 am by Associated Press

CLEVELAND, Tenn. (AP) - A former worker at the international headquarters for the Church of God has been sentenced to 34 months in a federal prison after pleading guilty to stealing nearly $1 million.

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Suspect at large after chase on Interstate 81

Suspect at large after chase on Interstate 81

August 15th, 2015 12:25 am by Staff report

Police believe that Michael Hutchins, 41, Kingsport, is the suspect who is still on the run. Hutchins has outstanding warrants for failure to appear. Anyone who may come in contact with him is asked to contact authorities immediately.

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Kingsport man sentenced to 188 months in gravel conspiracy

Kingsport man sentenced to 188 months in gravel conspiracy

August 14th, 2015 11:01 pm by Matthew Lane

According to the plea agreement, Richard McNeal Hillman admitted to conspiring to distribute and being accountable for 30,000 grams of a-PVP between September 2012 and August 2014.

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Lee County drug roundup nets 25 arrests, more coming

Lee County drug roundup nets 25 arrests, more coming

August 14th, 2015 7:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Dozens of people were arrested in Lee County today as part of an investigation into illegal drugs that has been ongoing since February. A total of 40 people have been charged with 91 drug counts.

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Meth party, disturbances at trailer park result in two arrests

Meth party, disturbances at trailer park result in two arrests

August 14th, 2015 5:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

Two Hawkins County women who had allegedly been using meth and causing a disturbance at a Rogersville mobile home park were arrested Wednesday on charges including meth possession.

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