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Kingsport pastor charged with felony theft from church

Kingsport pastor charged with felony theft from church

May 22nd, 2015 8:09 am by Rain Smith

A Kingsport pastor has been arrested for allegedly siphoning more than $60,000 from his church's bank account, then putting the funds to his own personal use.

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Hale Springs Inn wins 'People's Choice' at Taste of Rogersville

May 22nd, 2015 7:10 am by Jeff Bobo

"It was a really close contest. Everybody really brought their A-game. I think the real winners were the judges because they got to sample everything for free." -- Nancy Barker

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Sullivan school board plans to choose interim director June 1, following interviews that day

Sullivan school board plans to choose interim director June 1, following interviews that day

May 21st, 2015 11:22 pm by Rick Wagner

The Board of Education agreed Thursday to a proposed schedule from board Chairman Dan Wells to interview all applicants 3:30 p.m. Monday with the plan to appoint one at the 6:30 p.m. meeting.

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Yennie plan would close North, reuse South and Central for other grade levels

Yennie plan would close North, reuse South and Central for other grade levels

May 21st, 2015 11:19 pm by Rick Wagner

The director of schools said he and the board will seek public input on his recommendations, which he predicted would be tweaked and changed by the board as folks "throw rocks" at it before a final capital plan emerges.

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KAR to host Wilderness Trail Rod Run

KAR to host Wilderness Trail Rod Run

May 21st, 2015 8:00 pm by Holly Nelms

The Kingsport Antique and Rod Club is bringing food, fun and cars to downtown Kingsport at the 36th annual Wilderness Trail Rod Run this weekend.

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Update: THP cites pickup driver in rollover crash with JCPD cruiser

Update: THP cites pickup driver in rollover crash with JCPD cruiser

May 21st, 2015 6:30 pm by Sam Watson, NET News Service

The Tennessee Highway Patrol has cited the driver of a pickup truck that crashed with a Johnson City police cruiser Wednesday night, saying she disregarded a red light and failed to yield to the approaching officer's car.

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Chuck Wicks to headline third annual Brinley Addington's Hometown Throwdown

Chuck Wicks to headline third annual Brinley Addington's Hometown Throwdown

May 21st, 2015 5:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Headlining the Children's Miracle Network event are Brinley Addington, a Kingsport native and rising country music star, and Chuck Wicks, who topped the charts in 2008 with the hit song, "Stealing Cinderella."

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IRS scammer makes bogus 911 report of Hawkins County gunmen

IRS scammer makes bogus 911 report of Hawkins County gunmen

May 21st, 2015 3:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

The scammers not only called a Church Hill woman to threaten arrest for back taxes, but also made a report to Hawkins County Central Dispatch of a "home invasion" at the victims' residence by men armed with AK-47s.

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American Red Cross, health department offer water safety tips

American Red Cross, health department offer water safety tips

May 21st, 2015 2:45 pm by Marci Gore

Now that Memorial Day weekend is upon us, most area pools - both public and residential - will be opening for the summer season.

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Naked man allegedly attacks Hawkins deputy on bridge

Naked man allegedly attacks Hawkins deputy on bridge

May 21st, 2015 1:06 pm by Jeff Bobo

A nude man walking across a bridge near Rogersville allegedly attacked a Hawkins County deputy who refused to shake his hand early Thursday morning.

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