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Wise County art teacher gets suspended sentence for asking student to lie to police

July 11th, 2007 12:00 am by Staff reports

WISE - A Wise County art teacher received a 10-day suspended jail sentence, one year of unsupervised probation and was assessed court costs after pleading guilty Wednesday to one count of contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

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Judge refuses to vacate sentence of former Accumed ExamOne owner

July 11th, 2007 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE - A federal judge has refused to vacate the sentence of a Jonesborough woman sentenced to five years in prison for defrauding Medicare of more than $1 million.

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Poison ivy becoming even more potent, USDA study determines

July 11th, 2007 12:00 am by Kevin Castle

Oilier. Redder. Itchier. It sounds like a promo for a Hollywood horror movie, but scientists at a federal laboratory have confirmed it. Poison ivy is now more potent.

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Foam manufacturer set to bring 50 jobs to Duffield

July 11th, 2007 12:00 am by Clifford Jeffery

DUFFIELD - A foam manufacturer moving to Duffield will employ 50 and bring a new presence to the Duffield Industrial Park.

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Former Gate City bookkeeper charged with embezzlement

July 10th, 2007 12:00 am by Clifford Jeffery

GATE CITY - A Nickelsville woman who handled money for the Gate City High School boosters was indicted Tuesday on multiple charges of embezzlement.

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Kitten killed with fireworks near Church Hill

July 10th, 2007 12:00 am by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL - Hawkins County investigators were set to interview three "persons of interest" Tuesday in the death Sunday of a kitten killed with fireworks in a community near Church Hill.

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Pranksters steal 40-foot flag from Rogersville City Park

July 10th, 2007 12:00 am by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - The culprits may have just been feeling extra patriotic last week, but Rogersville police still want to know who stole the 1,200-square-foot U.S. flag from the City Park sometime after the city's huge Fourth of July celebration.

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Hawkins County man dies in camper fire

July 10th, 2007 12:00 am by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - Hawkins County investigators are still trying to figure out what caused a camper fire late Monday night that took the life of 57-year-old Clint Collin.

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62 years after war injury, man gets Purple Heart

July 10th, 2007 12:00 am by Kevin Castle

KINGSPORT - Inside a small room in a retirement community in Allandale, a 62-year trek to give one soldier a lasting tribute for his service was finally completed.

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Wellmont breaks ground on new Norton cancer center

July 10th, 2007 12:00 am by Stephen Igo

NORTON - Thirteen years ago, Wellmont Health System filled a breach in a need for a cancer treatment center in Southwest Virginia so patients and their families from this area wouldn't have to travel as far - generally to the Tri-Cities area, a trip a

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