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Washington County Sheriff's Office confirms fatality in Gray wreck

Washington County Sheriff's Office confirms fatality in Gray wreck

April 21st, 2014 7:49 pm by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

At around 5 p.m. Monday, authorities responded to the intersection of Bobby Hicks Highway and Sam Jenkins Road after hearing reports that a cement truck had crashed into a pickup containing two people.

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THP says alcohol possible factor in crash that injured two Washington County deputies

THP says alcohol possible factor in crash that injured two Washington County deputies

April 21st, 2014 6:25 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Alcohol may have been a factor in a single-vehicle car crash that seriously injured two off-duty Washington County sheriff's deputies, a Tennessee Highway Patrol spokesperson said Monday.

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The Promise Church fulfills pastor's promise to God

The Promise Church fulfills pastor's promise to God

April 21st, 2014 5:35 pm by Marci Gore

Jonathan Lovelace grew up in church, but says, when he got to high school, he gave in to peer pressure. "As so often happens, I let so many different things come against me," Lovelace said.

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Woman pushes mom off porch to steal a beer

Woman pushes mom off porch to steal a beer

April 21st, 2014 4:08 pm by Rain Smith

A Bristol woman called police on her daughter, who lives next door, after she entered her home and claimed to need, "something out of the refrigerator."

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Hawkins assault suspect allegedly attacks deputy after complaining cuffs too tight

Hawkins assault suspect allegedly attacks deputy after complaining cuffs too tight

April 21st, 2014 3:39 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who'd already been arrested for allegedly choking, kicking and punching a woman Sunday night was additionally charged with assault on an officer when he allegedly attacked a deputy.

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Bluff City bath salts suspect charged with child abuse

Bluff City bath salts suspect charged with child abuse

April 21st, 2014 2:23 pm by Rain Smith

The alleged hysterics of a bath salts user during a Sullivan County fishing trip — including holding a juvenile in the woods for hours under the direction of "Jesus" — have prompted charges of child abuse and neglect.

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Construction to cause delays on I-26

Construction to cause delays on I-26

April 21st, 2014 11:07 am by Kristen Swing, NET News Service

Rolling roadblocks are expected today around 2 p.m. to accommodate blasting going on at the construction project at Exit 13 in Gray.

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J.J. Kelly surplus auction holds special meaning for auctioneer

J.J. Kelly surplus auction holds special meaning for auctioneer

April 21st, 2014 8:15 am by Stephen Igo

Furnishings and equipment run the schoolhouse gamut, from commercial type kitchen equipment to a nice selection of glass-fronted cabinetry to boom boxes to science lab equipment to globes to books.

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Fire guts home in East Carters Valley

Fire guts home in East Carters Valley

April 20th, 2014 10:25 pm by Wes Bunch

WEBER CITY — Scott County authorities are investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed a single-family home Sunday in East Carters Valley.

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Scott County wildfire claims 115 acres

Scott County wildfire claims 115 acres

April 20th, 2014 10:18 pm by Wes Bunch

FORT BLACKMORE — Local, state and federal firefighters were kept busy Easter weekend battling a large wildfire that began in a remote area of Scott County near Fort Blackmore.

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