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Kingsport homicide suspect has prior arson, murder case convictions

Kingsport homicide suspect has prior arson, murder case convictions

April 16th, 2015 12:05 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man accused of killing two people by lighting them on fire was recently arrested for assault against the female victim - and previously convicted in both arson and murder cases in North Carolina.

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Yennie in the running for position in Wyoming

Yennie in the running for position in Wyoming

April 16th, 2015 4:30 am by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County Director of Schools Jubal Yennie Tuesday had a public finalist interview with the Albany County School District One Board of Trustees and other meetings.

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Morristown attorney to replace Faulk

Morristown attorney to replace Faulk

April 15th, 2015 10:30 pm by Staff report

Morristown attorney Beth Boniface was appointed Tuesday to complete the eight year circuit judge term that Church Hill native Mike Faulk was elected to shortly before he succumbed to cancer last year.

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Burglary suspects in rain soaked clothes pretended to be asleep

Burglary suspects in rain soaked clothes pretended to be asleep

April 15th, 2015 9:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

"They said they were just real sweaty. We said, why are you sweaty, and they said we had scared them when we came in. I said, you must have sweated that grass in the bed too."

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Hawkins panel recommends setting aside funds to match renovation grants

Hawkins panel recommends setting aside funds to match renovation grants

April 15th, 2015 6:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

On Tuesday, the Hawkins County Commission's Buildings Committee agreed to recommend that $50,000 be placed in a special line item of the 2015-16 budget for the sole purpose of being used as matching funds for future historic renovation grants.

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KPD, FBI seek man who held up Stone Drive bank

KPD, FBI seek man who held up Stone Drive bank

April 15th, 2015 6:17 pm by Staff

A suspect was captured on surveillance video. He appears to be a white male, in his mid to late 20s, approximately 5 feet, 7 inches to 5 feet, 10 inches in height with a stocky build. He has short hair and a thin mustache and goatee.

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Victim jailed for bogus stabbing report

Victim jailed for bogus stabbing report

April 15th, 2015 3:44 pm by Rain Smith

A stabbing victim who allegedly lied about being attacked outside of a Kingsport convenience store has turned himself in to police, though an investigation into where, why and how the assault actually occurred is continuing.

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Crash off Kingsport bridge kills truck driver

Crash off Kingsport bridge kills truck driver

April 15th, 2015 2:29 pm by Rain Smith

One month after crashing his tractor trailer off an Interstate 81 bridge in Kingsport, an Oregon man has died from injuries sustained in the 50-foot fall to railroad tracks below.

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Update: Man charged with two counts of murder in Kingsport house fire

Update: Man charged with two counts of murder in Kingsport house fire

April 15th, 2015 12:51 pm by Rain Smith

Kingsport police report that their suspect, Paul Henry Robinson, 56, returned to the scene with singed hair and skin, prompting a trip to the police department for further questioning.

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Update: Kingsport Town Center reopens after bomb threat

Update: Kingsport Town Center reopens after bomb threat

April 15th, 2015 11:52 am by Staff Report

The Kingsport Town Center on Fort Henry Drive closed at 11:30 Wednesday morning, with a mall official saying it will remain evacuated until 2 p.m. due to an "emergency."

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