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VSP probes crash death of S.C. man

VSP probes crash death of S.C. man

April 14th, 2014 9:21 am by Stephen Igo

The cause of a single vehicle crash Friday in Dickenson County that claimed the life of a South Carolina man remains under investigation by the Virginia State Police.

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For 40 years, Judy Murray has helped protect the Highlands

For 40 years, Judy Murray has helped protect the Highlands

April 14th, 2014 9:14 am by Marci Gore

Judy Murray has always had a passion for the environment. And for the past 40 years, this outdoors enthusiast has served as the Highlands of Roan stewardship director.

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Sullivan County Sheriff's Office reports gravel found in motel room; four facing charges

Sullivan County Sheriff's Office reports gravel found in motel room; four facing charges

April 13th, 2014 10:49 pm by Wes Bunch

Four people were taken into custody on multiple drug charges over the weekend in connection with 20 grams of Alpha-PVP, or gravel, that was discovered in a Kingsport motel room.

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PTO leader at Innovation Academy pens urgent plea for continued growth of school

PTO leader at Innovation Academy pens urgent plea for continued growth of school

April 13th, 2014 9:15 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — A Parent Teacher Organization, the Sullivan County school system's head and the school board all seem headed in different directions when it comes to Innovation Academy of Northeast Tennessee.

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Airport weathers tough winter in good fiscal condition

Airport weathers tough winter in good fiscal condition

April 13th, 2014 9:08 pm by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE — Tri-Cities Regional Airport has emerged out of winter unscathed financially despite frigid weather that caused lost flights and increased expenses due to runway snow removal.

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One of three county attorney hopefuls in GOP primary misses financial report deadline

One of three county attorney hopefuls in GOP primary misses financial report deadline

April 13th, 2014 9:01 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — It's impossible to say, at this point, which of three candidates for Sullivan County Attorney has raised or spent the most on their campaign, based on available public records.

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10-year-old Washington Elementary student takes up fight against Type 1 diabetes

10-year-old Washington Elementary student takes up fight against Type 1 diabetes

April 13th, 2014 8:29 pm by Rick Wagner

After more than 22,000 finger sticks and some 5,000 insulin injections, 10-year-old Emma Barlett simply looks forward to the day she can throw away her glucose meter, finger sticker and insulin supplies.

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HCSO searching for gunman in Bulls Gap Pharmacy robbery

HCSO searching for gunman in Bulls Gap Pharmacy robbery

April 13th, 2014 4:38 pm by Jeff Bobo

The gunman fled the pharmacy and was last seen driving a red Mazda pickup truck with a Tennessee personalized "University of Kentucky" license plate with partial number TL displayed on it.

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEOS: Owens takes home $10K prize with win in 'Mad Dawg 60 at The Gap

PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEOS: Owens takes home $10K prize with win in 'Mad Dawg 60 at The Gap - VIDEO

April 13th, 2014 2:19 pm by Staff Report

The 30-lap Steel Head Late Model feature was marred when three cars tangled on the second lap, causing Dan Tipton's car to flip on its roof. It took rescuers about 45 minutes to extricate Tipton who was taken to the hospital with back pain.

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Tennessee Safe Boating Course set for Northeast State

Tennessee Safe Boating Course set for Northeast State

April 13th, 2014 12:00 pm by Clark Lucas, community contributor

Are you ready to hit the water? The Tri-Cities Boating Club and Johnson City Sail & Power Squadron want you to be safe when you do. A free-to-the-public, two-night Tennessee Safe Boating Course will be held April 29 and May 1.

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