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Bluff City water system to get much-needed upgrades

Bluff City water system to get much-needed upgrades

October 28th, 2014 4:58 pm by Staff Report

The money is designated to be used on four specific projects involving water and sewer in the city. Two pump stations — one built in the 1950s while and another built in the 1990s — will be replaced.

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Park Hill neighbor backs community pride with cash prize

Park Hill neighbor backs community pride with cash prize

October 28th, 2014 2:07 pm by Matthew Lane

It's not every day your neighbor gives you $1,000 for improving your house. And for Talina Ann Zsido - the recipient of the award - the money is going to go right back into her 274 Hammond Avenue home.

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Johnson City couple catch their car on fire making meth, get arrested

Johnson City couple catch their car on fire making meth, get arrested

October 28th, 2014 11:28 am by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

Additionally, police said firefighters told them a woman at the scene kept trying to retrieve items from the burning car, even after firefighters instructed her to stay back.

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Wanted Sullivan County man arrested, faces more charges

Wanted Sullivan County man arrested, faces more charges

October 28th, 2014 11:14 am by Nick Shepherd

A Bristol man deemed a public threat last week after stealing multiple cars was arrested over the weekend and faces numerous charges, according to a press release.

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Rogersville's Henard wins bass tournament on Kentucky Lake

Rogersville's Henard wins bass tournament on Kentucky Lake

October 28th, 2014 10:58 am by staff reports

J.R. Henard of Rogersville weighed a two-day total of 10 bass totaling 42 pounds, 5 ounces, to win the Walmart Bass Fishing League Chevy Wild Card on Kentucky Lake Saturday. His win qualified him for the 2015 BFL All-American tournament.

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Man coated in gold spray paint struck by train

Man coated in gold spray paint struck by train

October 28th, 2014 9:27 am by Nick Shepherd

According to a press release, a southbound CSX train had just left the rail yard when both the engineer and the conductor noticed an individual, identified as Dallas Wayne Turner, 38, 2424 Princeton Road, Kingsport, lying in the middle of the tracks.

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SCORE two for Kingsport

SCORE two for Kingsport

October 28th, 2014 8:32 am by Rick Wagner

KCS took home the 2014 SCORE Prize Monday night in its second consecutive appearance as a finalist in the State Collaborative on Reforming Education contest, besting Maryville and Williamson County.

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Trial begins for man accused of killing brother-in-law to stop lawsuit

Trial begins for man accused of killing brother-in-law to stop lawsuit

October 27th, 2014 8:50 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — An eyewitness told Hawkins County jurors Monday he saw Bryant Jackson Harris shoot Jeffery O. Smith at least twice with a revolver in Smith's bedroom on July 21, 2011.

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Crafts for a cause: Saturday fair to benefit UMC's Red Bird Mission

Crafts for a cause: Saturday fair to benefit UMC's Red Bird Mission

October 27th, 2014 8:07 pm by Marci Gore

Crossroads United Methodist Church will host an Appalachian Artisan Craft Fair this weekend, featuring the talents of the artisans who live near the Red Bird Mission compound in southeastern Kentucky.

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Indian Springs Elementary students could return to pod by Nov. 5 if mold issues resolved

Indian Springs Elementary students could return to pod by Nov. 5 if mold issues resolved

October 27th, 2014 7:29 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Sullivan County school officials have some good news about the black mold at Indian Springs Elementary School: it apparently is surface only, not airborne.

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