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Increase reported in Tri-Cities home closings

Increase reported in Tri-Cities home closings

April 21st, 2015 7:00 pm by Hank Hayes

So far this year, single-family and condominium sales across the region totaled $151.1 million - $4.4 million more than during the first three months of last year.

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Accused knife wielding shoplifter named in Hawkins indictments

Accused knife wielding shoplifter named in Hawkins indictments

April 21st, 2015 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

An Elizabethton man who was arrested last October after allegedly pulling a knife while shoplifting at the Rogersville Walmart was named Monday in a Hawkins County Grand Jury indictment.

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Three-wheeling to work in pickup lands Hawkins man in jail

Three-wheeling to work in pickup lands Hawkins man in jail

April 21st, 2015 5:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man wasn't going to let a flat tire, or extreme alcohol intoxication, keep him from getting to work on time at a Rogersville pizza restaurant Saturday evening.

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Sullivan County mail thief snatches account info

Sullivan County mail thief snatches account info

April 21st, 2015 3:07 pm by Rain Smith

Police are suggesting that some residents of Sullivan County review their bank statements if they mail checks to pay bills, as recent thefts from mailboxes have compromised accounts and led to fraudulent charges.

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Man fends off alien invasion with hammer

Man fends off alien invasion with hammer

April 21st, 2015 1:41 pm by Rain Smith

A deputy responded to a complaint of an intoxicated man at a Bristol mobile home park, with the suspect allegedly "waving a hammer in the air and yelling aliens were coming to get him."

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KPD: DNA links woman to pharmacy burglary

KPD: DNA links woman to pharmacy burglary

April 21st, 2015 12:13 pm by Rain Smith

Blood found in a Kingsport pharmacy has led to the arrest of a burglary suspect, more than 14 months after she allegedly made away from the store with bottles of oxycodone and Xanax.

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Exchange Place welcomes lambs

Exchange Place welcomes lambs - VIDEO

April 21st, 2015 9:00 am by Marci Gore

KINGSPORT - The spring lambs have arrived at Exchange Place, and visitors to the living history farm's Spring Garden Fair this weekend will have an opportunity to see the new babies for themselves.

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Harassment of potential juror in Johnson City murder case allegedly included sexual threats

Harassment of potential juror in Johnson City murder case allegedly included sexual threats

April 21st, 2015 7:49 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Johnson City man accused of threatening a woman he thought served on an acquaintances murder trial jury was arraigned on multiple charges Monday, including extortion and retaliation for past acts.

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Yennie school plan would phase out city students

Yennie school plan would phase out city students

April 20th, 2015 11:45 pm by Rick Wagner

The recommendation would send all Kingsport students attending Sullivan County Schools to the city school system, affecting a group that numbers about 800 this school year, but the decision will fall to the school board.

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Kingsport officials hear update on centennial birthday bash

Kingsport officials hear update on centennial birthday bash

April 20th, 2015 11:38 pm by Matthew Lane

For Kingsport's 100th birthday, not only does the city want events held throughout the year to celebrate the history of the Model City, but the volunteer committee spearheading the event is proposing a "legacy" element as well.

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