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Kingsport veterinarian's vehicular homicide charge dropped

Kingsport veterinarian's vehicular homicide charge dropped

August 27th, 2014 1:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

Charges levied against a Kingsport veterinarian for a car crash in Georgia that killed his wife have now been dropped.

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Kingsport woman suspected of TennCare fraud, police seize pills

Kingsport woman suspected of TennCare fraud, police seize pills

August 27th, 2014 11:34 am by Rain Smith

A search of a Kingsport home has led to approximately $2,000 worth of prescription drugs being seized, along with the arrest of a woman suspected of using state benefits to obtain the pills for resale.

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Dobyns-Bennett Band accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Dobyns-Bennett Band accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

August 27th, 2014 9:59 am by Andy True

The Dobyns-Bennett Band will take part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, having accepted the challenge issued by the Franklin High School Band in Williamson County (TN).

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Seat belt violation leads to drug trafficking charge for Surgoinsville man

Seat belt violation leads to drug trafficking charge for Surgoinsville man

August 27th, 2014 8:24 am by Jeff Bobo

Upon conducting a traffic stop for not wearing a set belt, police observed the driver moving his hand "in an unusual way like he was possibly hiding something."

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CHSAA donates $870 for RMS locker room upgrades

CHSAA donates $870 for RMS locker room upgrades

August 26th, 2014 11:31 pm by Jeff Bobo

The third annual Hawkins County Alumni Football game is more than three weeks away, but one area school is already benefiting from the funds that the game generates.

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Sullivan commission will  hear potential settlement with highway employees

Sullivan commission will hear potential settlement with highway employees

August 26th, 2014 11:29 pm by J. H. Osborne

Three of the seven former Sullivan County Highway Department workers who are suing to get their jobs back might be back on the county payroll come next Tuesday.

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Sullivan school officials: Employees, system would save money with gap health insurance

Sullivan school officials: Employees, system would save money with gap health insurance

August 26th, 2014 11:24 pm by Rick Wagner

The approved 2014-15 budget already banks on $350,000 in savings for the half of the fiscal year starting Jan. 1, but that will depend on how many employees opt for a limited PPO combined with gap coverage during the month of open enrollment.

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Roe discusses Veterans Administration reform with local veterans group

Roe discusses Veterans Administration reform with local veterans group

August 26th, 2014 10:05 pm by Hank Hayes

Roe, a member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, was critical of the Department of Defense being unable to transfer a soldier's medical records to the VA.

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Coalfield Water Development Fund to consider SW Virginia projects

Coalfield Water Development Fund to consider SW Virginia projects

August 26th, 2014 9:57 pm by Staff report

Recommended grant awards selected on Aug. 14 by the executive committee for further consideration by the board in November include two Buchanan County projects and one each in Scott and Dickenson.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Rogersville Middle takes revenge on Bluff City 51-24

August 26th, 2014 9:53 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Rogersville Middle School Warriors football team took its revenge Tuesday evening on the only team it couldn't defeat in 2013.

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