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Lifesaving Crew starts its annual fundraiser

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Lifesaving Crew starts its annual fundraiser

July 27th, 2015 10:02 am by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT - An organization that specializes in rescuing people is asking the community for a little help themselves.

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Alleged U.S. flag burning caught on video in Bulls Gap

Alleged U.S. flag burning caught on video in Bulls Gap - VIDEO

July 27th, 2015 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

"As soon as it (the flag) started to smoke he (the suspect) jumped down in the middle of the road and was kind of dancing around. Then it quit smoking and he walked on back down to his house." -- Lewis Smith

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Man charged after shooting himself

Man charged after shooting himself

July 27th, 2015 3:41 pm by Rain Smith

Some witnesses said he was waving a handgun in his right hand when it fired, while another said it was in his pocket when he was pushed down, causing the weapon to discharge.

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George Willis marks 50 years as pastor at Midway Baptist

George Willis marks 50 years as pastor at Midway Baptist

July 27th, 2015 2:15 pm by Marci Gore

After five decades as pastor of Midway Baptist Church in Scott County, George Willis, 84, says he has no plans to retire.

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Jury convicts Rogersville man for pipe attacks

Jury convicts Rogersville man for pipe attacks

July 27th, 2015 12:57 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Rogersville man who was arrested for reportedly striking three people with a metal pipe during an altercation provoked by unwanted flirting was convicted by a Hawkins County jury Friday on two counts of aggravated assault.

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Sullivan commission might consider downsizing

Sullivan commission might consider downsizing

July 27th, 2015 8:42 am by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE - A committee could soon begin meeting to put together a proposal for reducing the size of the now 24-member Sullivan County Commission in time for the 2018 election cycle.

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Moonshine now has a 21st century taste

Moonshine now has a 21st century taste - VIDEO

July 27th, 2015 8:25 am by Hank Hayes

At East Tennessee Distillery, moonshining has changed. The flavored moonshine is 70 proof - not as strong as, say, an 80 proof Jack Daniel's sipping whiskey.

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7-year-old girl killed in wreck on Interstate 81; others injured

7-year-old girl killed in wreck on Interstate 81; others injured

July 26th, 2015 9:57 pm by Staff Report

A 7-year-old girl from Texas was killed Sunday when the SUV in which she was riding wrecked in Smyth County, Va.

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Small Miracles to host Pie in the Sky fundraiser

Small Miracles to host Pie in the Sky fundraiser

July 26th, 2015 4:30 pm by Holly Nelms

Small Miracles is a Christian-based, nonprofit organization in Kingsport that strives to enhance the lives of those with special needs through its equine-assisted therapy programs.

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Kingsport Idol 2015 winner crowned

Kingsport Idol 2015 winner crowned

July 26th, 2015 1:00 pm by Marci Gore

Kaitlyn Miller not only won her 14-to-17-year-old age group in Tuesday's Kingsport Idol finale, but the 16-year-old also was crowned the overall winner of Kingsport Idol 2015.

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Armed citizens at recruitment centers, a river rescue, the 'barking' lot and other stories you may have missed

Armed citizens at recruitment centers, a river rescue, the 'barking' lot and other stories you may have missed

July 26th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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