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Former HCSO security officer faces statutory rape charges

Former HCSO security officer faces statutory rape charges

August 29th, 2014 1:36 pm by Staff Report

A court security officer who resigned last month from the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office now faces charges of statutory rape.

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Police: Kingsport woman stabs husband multiple times

Police: Kingsport woman stabs husband multiple times

August 29th, 2014 10:42 am by Rain Smith

A Kingsport woman has been arrested for allegedly slashing the tires on her husband's pickup — as a means to "get back at him" for hurting her feelings — then unleashing the knife on him when he approached and tried to stop her.

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D-B football team to cut ribbon on stadium renovations

D-B football team to cut ribbon on stadium renovations

August 29th, 2014 8:03 am by Matthew Lane

J. Fred Johnson Stadium is a go for tonight. The expansion is essentially complete and fans will get their first look at the renovations tonight when Dobyns-Bennett hosts East Hamilton for the first home game of the 2014 football season.

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Former South band assistant arrested for alleged relationship with student

Former South band assistant arrested for alleged relationship with student

August 29th, 2014 6:48 am by Rain Smith

A Johnson City man faces more than a dozen charges of statutory rape by an authority figure, stemming from his alleged relationship with a student during his tenure as an assistant band director at Sullivan South High School in Kingsport.

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Jungle gym? Days  after snakes found, bear seen on playground at Rock Springs Elementary

Jungle gym? Days after snakes found, bear seen on playground at Rock Springs Elementary

August 29th, 2014 12:25 am by Rick Wagner

A black bear temporarily joined the campus of Rock Springs earlier this week, seen by maintenance workers mowing tall grass in an effort to discourage snakes recently found in and around the school.

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D-B repeats on The Daily Beasts's Top High Schools list

D-B repeats on The Daily Beasts's Top High Schools list

August 29th, 2014 12:21 am by Rick Wagner

The ranking put D-B 10th out of 12 Tennessee high schools that made the ranking. The other closest Tennessee schools on the list were in Morristown and Knoxville.

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Sullivan County BOE eyes e-cigarette ban

Sullivan County BOE eyes e-cigarette ban

August 29th, 2014 12:19 am by Rick Wagner

The wheels are in motion to change policy and add electronic cigarettes to the ban on regular tobacco cigarettes, with a final vote set for Oct. 6.

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Three year sentence for Kingsport woman who smuggled three pills into jail

Three year sentence for Kingsport woman who smuggled three pills into jail

August 28th, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

What started as a 90 day stretch in the Hawkins County Jail expanded to three years for a Kingsport woman who attempted to smuggle three pills into the jail earlier this year.

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Tweetsie Trail officially opens with dedication and ribbon cutting

Tweetsie Trail officially opens with dedication and ribbon cutting

August 28th, 2014 9:44 pm by TONY CASEY, NET News Service

Not a minute after the ribbon had been cut by Johnson City and Elizabethton leaders and trail organizers to officially open the Tweetsie Trail, dozens of people pedaled and walked down the new recreational venue.

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Barter brings youth academy to Kingsport

Barter brings youth academy to Kingsport

August 28th, 2014 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Curtains will raise this September when Barter Theatre brings its youth academy to Kingsport, and hopefully no one actually breaks a leg.

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