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Hawkins wants meeting with ETSU, Knox County about forensic services

November 21st, 2014 12:38 am by Jeff Bobo

It's been more than a decade since a former Quillen College of Medicine forensic pathologist was sued for allegedly keeping body parts from a murder victim, but Hawkins County commissioners are having a hard time forgetting.

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Kingsport area man arrested for alleged rape Friday night

Kingsport area man arrested for alleged rape Friday night

November 22nd, 2014 11:20 am by Rick Wagner

Incident occurred at man's Moreland Drive home; police use police dog to help capture suspect after he ran.

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Dust off  your wings and adopt an angel

Dust off your wings and adopt an angel

November 22nd, 2014 12:41 am by J. H. Osborne

For thousands of children in our region, a new toy or new set of clothes becoming a reality on Christmas morning may hinge on whether a paper angel bearing their name is "adopted" by someone they'll likely never meet.

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KPD: License violation opens door to drug bust

KPD: License violation opens door to drug bust

November 21st, 2014 3:29 pm by Staff Report

A traffic stop of a man for driving without a license has reportedly led Kingsport police to crack cocaine and drug money.

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Tractor Supply theft suspect recklessly flees police

Tractor Supply theft suspect recklessly flees police

November 21st, 2014 12:37 pm by Rain Smith

The man suspected of stealing a mini-bike and small engines from a Kingsport store has been arrested, netting additional charges for allegedly fleeing police through a crowded parking lot and nearly striking another motorist.

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Warner, Kaine say Congress must act to reform immigration laws

Warner, Kaine say Congress must act to reform immigration laws

November 22nd, 2014 10:00 am by Stephen Igo

Virginia Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine, and Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, issued statements of support for President Obama's executive order on immigration late Thursday.

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Kingsport man to serve 12 years for two JC rapes

Kingsport man to serve 12 years for two JC rapes

November 22nd, 2014 12:31 am by BECKY CAMPBELL, NET News Service

Thomas Richard Coburn, 47, was also sentenced to an additional six years on two counts of criminal exposure of another to HIV. He will serve at least 35 percent of that part of the sentence before being eligible for parole.

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Bristol business owner sentenced for selling synthetic drugs

Bristol business owner sentenced for selling synthetic drugs

November 21st, 2014 10:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Harry Joseph Cannon was indicted in October 2013 on a 44-count indictment, charging him with various drug and firearms charges. In April, he pleaded guilty to distribution of Schedule I drugs.

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The month the music died: Three stars of local '60s garage bands dead

The month the music died: Three stars of local '60s garage bands dead

November 21st, 2014 7:30 pm by Vince Staten

Three men, all of whom were rock stars in Kingsport in the '60s, died in the past month. And I mean real rock stars: rock and roll stars on the local and regional music scene.

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It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Scott County

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Scott County

November 21st, 2014 6:30 pm by Marci Gore

A roundup of all the Christmas events taking place in Scott County during the next few weeks.

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'Let me show you something': Gunplay in campground garners felony arrest

'Let me show you something': Gunplay in campground garners felony arrest

November 21st, 2014 9:35 am by Rain Smith

A report of a drunk man wandering into a campsite at a Kingsport KOA facility — then grabbing sunglasses off a stranger's head and firing a gun into the air — has prompted a felony arrest for reckless endangerment.

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