Kingsport Times News Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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'I'll do anything you need me to do' Wetlands learning center inspires Eagle Scout project

'I'll do anything you need me to do' Wetlands learning center inspires Eagle Scout project

October 11th, 2014 6:00 pm by Marci Gore

"When I was thinking about starting to plan for my Eagle Scout project, I knew I wanted to do something in this area," Mullins said. "She said what she really needed was a shed and a specimen table. She said she didn't think she could get the grant money

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Columbus Day closings

Columbus Day closings

October 11th, 2014 2:00 pm by Staff reports

Here is a listing of all the offices that will be close in observance of Columbus Day in our area.

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Police arrest Bluff City man at BMA meeting

Police arrest Bluff City man at BMA meeting

October 11th, 2014 12:16 pm by Nick Shepherd

An arrest made toward the end of the Bluff City Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting Thursday resulted in the early exits of an alderman and city manager and left the mayor searching for answers from police.

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Businessman convicted, boozed up Sweet 16 and more this week in crime

Businessman convicted, boozed up Sweet 16 and more this week in crime

October 11th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories over the past week from the Times-News staff.

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Heart of Gold: Mother who lost son meets Kingsport man who received his heart

Heart of Gold: Mother who lost son meets Kingsport man who received his heart

October 11th, 2014 8:00 am by Nick Shepherd

She gives him a few kisses and then places her hand over his chest. An infectious smile washing over her face."Oh my Lord," she said. "I made that heart." Beating inside Doug's chest is the heart of her son, Morgan. Today is his birthday.

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Regional chambers shift to neutral on potential Wellmont merger

Regional chambers shift to neutral on potential Wellmont merger

October 10th, 2014 10:27 pm by NATHAN BAKER, NET News Service

Johnson City Chamber of Commerce Board Chairwoman Lottie Ryans and CEO Gary Mabrey said the organization has not taken a position on Wellmont Health System's pending partnership search.

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Con-sumer report: Trio sought in fraud cases

Con-sumer report: Trio sought in fraud cases

October 10th, 2014 8:00 pm by Rain Smith

Kingsport police are investigating a pair of fraud cases: one in which a counterfeit "cloned" debit card was used, and another where nearly $4,000 was racked up on cards lifted from a diner's purse.

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Eastman reports 'brief' discharge into river

Eastman reports 'brief' discharge into river

October 10th, 2014 6:35 pm by Staff reports

An Eastman spokeswoman said no employees were injured and added the company was working closely with state environmental agencies to determine the extent of the impact.

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Hawkins couple allegedly sold drugs that treat addiction acquired through TennCare

Hawkins couple allegedly sold drugs that treat addiction acquired through TennCare

October 10th, 2014 5:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill woman was named last week in a sealed Hawkins County indictment accusing her of selling narcotic medication she obtained through her TennCare benefits which is used to treat drug addiction.

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Hawkins school bus driver suspended for speeding citation

Hawkins school bus driver suspended for speeding citation

October 10th, 2014 4:27 pm by Jeff Bobo

Tuesday evening school bus driver Jamie Hilton was driving the Rogersville City School football team to a game versus Lamar School in Jonesborough when he was stopped for speeding on Highway 11-E by Greeneville police.

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