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Gas bandit: It's OK, I work for Ramsey

Gas bandit: It's OK, I work for Ramsey

October 18th, 2014 7:00 pm by Rain Smith

A Bristol woman caught an unknown man in her driveway, "pouring gas from her gas can into his vehicle." When questioned, the man offered "a story" about borrowing gas from her husband.

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Local economic development group looks for new business to occupy former C&F structure

Local economic development group looks for new business to occupy former C&F structure

October 18th, 2014 6:48 pm by Hank Hayes

Economic development officials were all smiles more than three years ago as they announced that Ireland-based automotive supplier C&F Group would locate in the Northeast Tennessee Business Park.

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City schools partnering with University of Tennessee for teacher leadership program

City schools partnering with University of Tennessee for teacher leadership program

October 18th, 2014 2:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Plans are for the program to being in the fall of 2015 at the Kingsport Center for Higher Education downtown and KCS facilities, with instructors to be credentialed KCS personnel and UT faculty.

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This week's top crime news

This week's top crime news

October 18th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

Stories this week include juveniles involved in a birthday crime spree, a hindered bank heist, a father charged with abusing mentally disabled girl and a panicked robber outing himself, among others

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Ebola facts stressed to local healthcare workers

Ebola facts stressed to local healthcare workers

October 18th, 2014 10:00 am by Nick Shepherd

So when Tennessee Health Commissioner Dr. John Dreyzehner addressed local health care workers gathered in Kingsport for the annual East Tennessee State University Healthcare Symposium, Ebola was the hot topic.

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Kingsport counterfeiter who posted pictures on Facebook sentenced

Kingsport counterfeiter who posted pictures on Facebook sentenced

October 17th, 2014 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

In the plea agreement, Hawkins and Suarez admit posting photographs to Facebook with the counterfeit money, with one posting from Hawkins saying "Paper chasing is all I know! Imma get this money till the feds come get me."

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Wellmont partner search not affected by leadership changes

Wellmont partner search not affected by leadership changes

October 17th, 2014 8:32 pm by Hank Hayes

Recent top-level executive leadership changes have not impacted Wellmont Health System's process to seek an alignment partner, Wellmont officials told reporters during a briefing on Friday.

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Johnson City man gets 40 years on child molestation conviction in Georgia

Johnson City man gets 40 years on child molestation conviction in Georgia

October 17th, 2014 5:00 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Dr. John Neale III, 75, was arrested on a warrant at his Johnson City home on Rambling Road in January 2012 and ordered to go to Forsyth County, Georgia, to answer to the charges.

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Bullying and Hearing Loss

Bullying and Hearing Loss

October 17th, 2014 4:34 pm by Danielle Combs

hese include: refusal to go to school, sudden lack of interest in school and school activities, drop in grades, or change in behavior and emotions. Children are often reluctant to talk about bullying

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