Kingsport Times News Friday, January 30, 2015
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Dispute with property assessor prompts listing of Ridgefields on  real estate site

Dispute with property assessor prompts listing of Ridgefields on real estate site

January 29th, 2015 12:06 am by Matthew Lane

"It is for sale, but it isn't," said Stan Pace, the owner of Ridgefields. "If someone is willing to buy it for $4.5 million, they can buy it."

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Two school bus drivers fired for incidents on same Hawkins route

Two school bus drivers fired for incidents on same Hawkins route

January 28th, 2015 11:47 pm by Jeff Bobo

On Jan. 13, a bus driver reportedly completed her route and parked her bus at her residence without realizing there was a sleeping child still on board.

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Family offers reward for info on missing woman, boyfriend

Family offers reward for info on missing woman, boyfriend

January 28th, 2015 10:37 pm by JOHN THOMPSON, NET News Service

It has now been three weeks since the Kingsport family of Amber Terrell has heard from her. As the time gets longer and the family's worry grows, members have decided to try to aid the authorities in their search for information.

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Two  former Sullivan highway workers rehired

Two former Sullivan highway workers rehired

January 28th, 2015 10:24 pm by J. H. Osborne

The department's public information officer — himself one of seven workers whose employment was terminated last January — issued a press release Wednesday announcing the latest two re-hires.

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Mount Carmel to cut, auction timber near sewer plant and railroad

Mount Carmel to cut, auction timber near sewer plant and railroad

January 28th, 2015 8:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

City employees will be cutting and selling timber on Mount Carmel property located near the sewer plant this winter, assuming a pending engineering report concludes that it won't create liability for the town.

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Cabin boys: Students building cabin in Volunteer H.S. carpentry class

Cabin boys: Students building cabin in Volunteer H.S. carpentry class - VIDEO

January 28th, 2015 8:04 pm by Jeff Bobo

Experience is the best teacher. After a year of hands-on construction, several Volunteer High School students have already experienced everything that building a house from the ground up entails.

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Ex-Sullivan jailer charged with assaulting prisoner

Ex-Sullivan jailer charged with assaulting prisoner

January 28th, 2015 4:23 pm by Rain Smith

A Sullivan County corrections officer who was fired for using excessive force now faces criminal charges of assaulting the inmate.

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Lee County native gets golden opportunity on 'American Idol'

Lee County native gets golden opportunity on 'American Idol'

January 28th, 2015 1:40 pm by Marci Gore

Taylor Ray Holbrook is on an impressive run for a young man who, up until about a year ago, said he had never considered a career in music, but now has almost 700,000 followers on social media.

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Nurse allegedly steals meds from Kingsport hospital

Nurse allegedly steals meds from Kingsport hospital

January 28th, 2015 11:40 am by Rain Smith

A registered nurse with a history of stealing drugs from Tennessee hospitals now faces 61 counts of obtaining narcotics by fraud, stemming from his employment at Indian Path Medical Center.

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Men performing yard work accused of stealing generator

Men performing yard work accused of stealing generator

January 28th, 2015 9:48 am by Jeff Bobo

Two Hawkins County men who were doing yard work for a Rogersville woman allegedly stole the woman's generator from a storage building Saturday while the victim's brother kept her distracted inside her residence.

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