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PHOTO GALLERY: Original Kingswood  student volunteering at school 70 years later

PHOTO GALLERY: Original Kingswood student volunteering at school 70 years later

April 17th, 2014 6:01 am by Jeff Bobo

BEAN STATION — Currently, the campus is licensed by DCS to house 40 children, and has switched its focus from serving alternative school students back to the original mission of reaching out to neglected children.

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Two men charged in separate cases of sexual battery

Two men charged in separate cases of sexual battery

April 16th, 2014 10:47 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Washington County sheriff's officers arrested two men last week in separate and unrelated sexual battery cases involving children.

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Sullivan County Commission 'work session' to take look at budget

Sullivan County Commission 'work session' to take look at budget

April 16th, 2014 10:20 pm by J. H. Osborne

A new monthly "work session" for the Sullivan County Commission Thursday evening will include a "budget workshop," during which some county departments' annual funding requests will be presented.

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Mobile market reels in seafood lovers

Mobile market reels in seafood lovers

April 16th, 2014 8:53 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Brookman's Fresh Catch Seafood bills itself as "East Tennessee's First Mobile Seafood Market" and can be accessed locally at the Kingsport Farmers Market on Wednesday and Saturday.

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Volunteers still needed for Day of Service jobs

Volunteers still needed for Day of Service jobs

April 16th, 2014 8:40 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — Volunteers from all walks of life will gather at areas around Kingsport to conduct service projects for the sixth annual Day of Service.

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Many offices closed for Good Friday

Many offices closed for Good Friday

April 16th, 2014 8:35 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport city offices will be closed Friday in observance of Good Friday. Garbage pickup will be on a regular schedule.

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'Drugged driver' in wreck that killed elderly Hawkins woman sentenced to eight years

'Drugged driver' in wreck that killed elderly Hawkins woman sentenced to eight years

April 16th, 2014 6:57 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County woman who was high on methadone, oxycodone and other drugs when she caused a head-on collision that claimed the life of an 80-year-old woman last year was sentenced Wednesday to eight years.

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Early voting begins for Hawkins' biggest election in eight-year cycle

Early voting begins for Hawkins' biggest election in eight-year cycle

April 16th, 2014 12:15 am by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Early voting begins today for the May 6 primary of Hawkins County's biggest election in the eight-year cycle that includes most of the four-year county seats and the eight-year judge and attorney general seats.

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Kingsport BMA OKs rezoning for supermarket row property

Kingsport BMA OKs rezoning for supermarket row property

April 16th, 2014 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved the rezoning of 15.5 acres of downtown property, a move undertaken to better accommodate a proposed development for the supermarket row portion of the site.

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Godsey, Venable square off at BMS forum

Godsey, Venable square off at BMS forum

April 15th, 2014 11:22 pm by J. H. Osborne

BRISTOL, Tenn. — Steve Godsey and Richard Venable, the two candidates for Sullivan County mayor, spent an hour Tuesday answering questions about their experiences, perceptions and abilities when it comes to leading county government.

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