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Woman sentenced for stealing $74K from late brother's estate

Woman sentenced for stealing $74K from late brother's estate

April 17th, 2014 3:52 pm by Jeff Bobo

The sister of a Hawkins County man who died in 1999 was sentenced to eight years Wednesday for stealing more than $74,000 from his estate over the course of 14 years.

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Lane of Stone Drive closed until Friday evening

Lane of Stone Drive closed until Friday evening

April 17th, 2014 2:52 pm by Staff Report

The closure is to allow emergency road repairs required by the opening of a sink hole just east of Netherland Inn Road, in the vicinity of Gold Star Fitness.

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Ex-Boone coach investigated for alleged relationship with student

Ex-Boone coach investigated for alleged relationship with student

April 17th, 2014 2:33 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A former Daniel Boone High School basketball coach who resigned earlier this year is now the subject of a state criminal investigation about a possible inappropriate relationship with a student.

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Man convicted of sex crimes against children in Sullivan County

Man convicted of sex crimes against children in Sullivan County

April 17th, 2014 1:48 pm by Nick Shepherd

Dwight R. Walton II was accused of sexually penetrating a young girl on four occasions, along with possessing more than 50 images of child pornography.

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Pregnant woman allegedly assaults 7 SCSO officers

Pregnant woman allegedly assaults 7 SCSO officers

April 17th, 2014 12:10 pm by Rain Smith

A reportedly pregnant Kingsport woman faces multiple charges after allegedly fleeing police and assaulting seven officers, spurring a referral to the Department of Children's Services.

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Her quest: Dying husband's remark leads woman onto new life track to fight disorder that killed him

Her quest: Dying husband's remark leads woman onto new life track to fight disorder that killed him

April 17th, 2014 10:23 am by Nick Shepherd

When they did meet, it was the classic love-at-first-sight story. The pair would marry a year and a half after meeting and would be happily married for seven years until a medical disorder known as lymphedema tore them apart.

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Surgoinsville community center renovations nearly complete

Surgoinsville community center renovations nearly complete

April 17th, 2014 6:30 am by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE — The former Surgoinsville Ruritan Club building has a new roof and is almost ready to be used as a municipal community center and senior center.

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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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