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Hawkins woman allegedly assaults probation officer

Hawkins woman allegedly assaults probation officer

March 3rd, 2015 3:48 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - A woman accused by her probation officer of falsifying a urine test allegedly elbowed the probation company owner in the head while trying to flee before police arrived.

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East roof work gets green light

East roof work gets green light

March 3rd, 2015 2:48 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE - The Sullivan County school budget for 2015-16 isn't even in draft form yet, but roofing needs at a high school could take almost $300,000 from $800,000 in 2015-16 renovation funds.

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Johnson students get to 'Read with Ralph'

Johnson students get to 'Read with Ralph'

March 3rd, 2015 12:25 pm by Nick Shepherd

Ralph Buck, 54, occasionally stumbled over words. Sometimes he would skip words or mispronounce them. The students remained patient because they understood why he got tripped up. He only began reading seven years ago.

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Mount Carmel seniors won't give up Center without a fight

Mount Carmel seniors won't give up Center without a fight

March 3rd, 2015 8:00 am by Jeff Bobo

The Senior Center board met Monday evening to discuss the surprise - some would say ambush - 4-3 Board of Mayor and Aldermen vote on Feb. 24 in favor of a senior center municipal takeover.

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Curator oversees vintage furnishings, art collection at Inn at Wise

Curator oversees vintage furnishings, art collection at Inn at Wise

March 3rd, 2015 7:48 am by Stephen Igo

Restoring the structure to its original charm is huge, but it is what is contained within the century-plus original hotel that provides the restoration effort all the final, special touches.

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Third-generation Allison to begin his stock car career at Kingsport Speedway

Third-generation Allison to begin his stock car career at Kingsport Speedway - VIDEO

March 2nd, 2015 7:38 pm by Jeff Bobo

Robbie Allison will get his first experience in full-body stock cars in 2015, and he'll be leaning heavily on the advice of his racing coach and grandfather - 2011 NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee Bobby Allison.

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Wise County damage assessment should be ready Tuesday

Wise County damage assessment should be ready Tuesday

March 2nd, 2015 7:00 pm by Stephen Igo

Coeburn and Pound water customers, and Wise County Public Service Authority customers in the South Mountain area, were still on a boil water regimen on Monday as Wise County continued to dig out from two weeks of wicked winter weather.

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Woman pleads guilty to abuse of grandmother

Woman pleads guilty to abuse of grandmother

March 2nd, 2015 5:12 pm by Rain Smith

A Sullivan County woman who was charged with elder abuse following the death of her grandmother pleaded guilty on Monday, and in conjunction with another charge, is currently set to spend three and a half years behind bars.

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ATV rider faces felony in Kingsport chase

ATV rider faces felony in Kingsport chase

March 2nd, 2015 3:23 pm by Rain Smith

At 4:45 p.m. police spotted an ATV and a dirt bike traveling East Stone Drive, with neither rider wearing a helmet. When they pulled into the Holston Medical Group the officer followed, but they eluded a stop and "weaved around multiple vehicles."

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Trail Talks get underway at Natural Tunnel State Park

Trail Talks get underway at Natural Tunnel State Park

March 2nd, 2015 2:11 pm by Marci Gore

The Daniel Boone Wilderness Trail Association will host a series of events at Natural Tunnel State Park this year that will focus on a variety of topics about the trail.

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