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Kids eating off hospital floor prompts mom's arrest

Kids eating off hospital floor prompts mom's arrest

April 25th, 2015 2:00 pm by Rain Smith

Police were called to Holston Valley Medical Center after staff observed two young children "crawling around in the hallway....eating food out of the floor." Upon arrival an officer located their mother "passed out" in a chair.

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CHS NJROTC named 'Distinguished Unit'

CHS NJROTC named 'Distinguished Unit'

April 25th, 2015 12:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - Cherokee High School's Navy JROTC has been included among the top programs in the nation for the ninth consecutive year.

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Pedal to the metal: Stanley wins Kingsport Speedway kids' bicycle race - VIDEO

April 25th, 2015 11:45 am by Jeff Bobo

Twelve year old Hunter Stanley of Blountville was the fastest thing on two wheels Friday night at Kingsport Speedway as he won the Kids Club Bicycle Race in dominating fashion.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

April 25th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff report

This week's stories include the feds sentencing three Wise County residents, a woman recounting an alleged sexual attack, a Sullivan County couple being dismembered.

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Kingsport mayoral hopefuls address city issues at forum

Kingsport mayoral hopefuls address city issues at forum

April 24th, 2015 11:52 pm by Matthew Lane

The forum kicked off with a question also asked of the alderman candidates last week - what is the proper role of city government in economic development?

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Forecast prompts postponement of Greenbelt Cleanup

Forecast prompts postponement of Greenbelt Cleanup

April 24th, 2015 11:47 pm by Staff report

Keep Kingsport Beautiful has rescheduled the Greenbelt Cleanup scheduled for Saturday April 25, 9-11 a.m., to Saturday, May 2, 9-11 a.m.

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Double murder suspect appears in court

Double murder suspect appears in court

April 24th, 2015 8:00 pm by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

A Carter County man accused of killing a Sullivan County couple and dismembering and burning their bodies made a brief appearance in court Friday and received a court-appointed attorney.

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UPDATE: Speeding car slams into deputy, triggering four-vehicle crash

April 24th, 2015 12:41 pm by Rain Smith

Police are investigating why a car plowed through a Kingsport intersection and slammed into a Sullivan County deputy, collecting two additional vehicles and sending five people - including an infant - to the hospital.

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KPD: Woman swindles TennCare to peddle pills

KPD: Woman swindles TennCare to peddle pills

April 24th, 2015 12:30 pm by Rain Smith

The search of a Kingsport home has led to more than 100 oxycodone pills, drug money and bartered food stamps, according to police, along with the arrest of a senior citizen who defrauded the state's health care system to obtain her goods.

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Local Little Leaguer's brush with death spurs sizable donation

Local Little Leaguer's brush with death spurs sizable donation

April 24th, 2015 11:11 am by Marci Gore

Despite living 400 miles away from Scott County, an Indiana family has stepped up and donated a defibrillator to Gate City Little League. The move was motivated by a near-fatal accident on the local diamond and their own son's death in a similar incident.

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