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Takoma ownership is being transferred to Wellmont

Takoma ownership is being transferred to Wellmont

August 18th, 2015 7:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Ownership of Greeneville-based Takoma Regional Hospital is transferring to Wellmont Health System, Wellmont announced on Tuesday.

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Funding restored for Piney Flats VFD; Boone Lake Association not so lucky

Funding restored for Piney Flats VFD; Boone Lake Association not so lucky

August 18th, 2015 6:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

The moves were made as the Bluff City Board of Mayor and Aldermen met for about an hour in a contentious budget workshop.

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Northeast State details plans for aviation program

Northeast State details plans for aviation program

August 18th, 2015 5:00 pm by Rick Wagner

You may be able to get a college degree in operating drones here soon. An aviation initiative at Northeast State Community College envisioned in June 2014 has grown into a certificate program this fall.

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Man committed for drug use escapes out hospital window

Man committed for drug use escapes out hospital window

August 18th, 2015 3:10 pm by Rain Smith

Police were called to Indian Path Medical Center after a man "broke out a double paned window" in the intensive care unit, then jumped out while wearing only his boxers.

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'Remembering Josh' - Despite struggles, 8-year-old was always smiling

'Remembering Josh' - Despite struggles, 8-year-old was always smiling

August 18th, 2015 2:18 pm by Marci Gore

In memory of Josh Adcock, who passed away from a rare form of dwarfism at the age of 8, the 3rd Annual Little Ironman 5K, Mini Mudder and 1-Mile Superhero Fun Walk will be held on Sunday in Jonesborough.

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KPD says Greenbelt has 'safe track record'

KPD says Greenbelt has 'safe track record'

August 18th, 2015 11:51 am by Rain Smith

Despite two recent attacks on women along the Kingsport Greenbelt - one a violent robbery, the other a rape in broad daylight - police say the public shouldn't "paint the entire park as a dangerous place."

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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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July home sales continue record pace in Tri-Cities

July home sales continue record pace in Tri-Cities

August 18th, 2015 8:14 am by Hank Hayes

Year-to-date, home sales are 6.9 percent better than the first seven months of last year and 8.4 percent better than 2008, when the economy started a downturn.

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Kingsport police investigating fatal crash on Lynn Garden Drive

Kingsport police investigating fatal crash on Lynn Garden Drive

August 17th, 2015 11:29 pm by Staff Report

KINGSPORT - Kingsport police patrol officers and traffic crash investigators responded to the scene of a fatal crash Monday evening on Lynn Garden Drive.

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Child fingerprinting offered in Gate City

Child fingerprinting offered in Gate City

August 17th, 2015 8:00 pm by Marci Gore

Operation Kidsafe is partnering with a local bank to offer a free digital fingerprint and photo safety program to help parents safeguard their children.

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