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KPD probes theft of tools, baby formula

KPD probes theft of tools, baby formula

August 21st, 2015 1:27 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport police are requesting public assistance in a pair of felony theft cases: one in which $15,000 in tools were stolen from storage containers, the other when $650 in baby care items were wheeled out of Walmart.

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Man drives through yards to flee stop for seat belt violation

Man drives through yards to flee stop for seat belt violation

August 21st, 2015 11:33 am by Rain Smith

On Fairview Avenue, the suspect pulled into the front lawn of a residence, "accelerated rapidly through several yards" and nearly struck a woman who was outside of her home - missing her by only three feet.

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Northeast State set to open downtown JC campus

Northeast State set to open downtown JC campus

August 21st, 2015 9:00 am by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

It's been three years in the making and has seen several delays, but Northeast State Community College is finally ready to open its downtown Johnson City campus.

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Walking Tall: New sections of Greenbelt opening later this year

Walking Tall: New sections of Greenbelt opening later this year - VIDEO

August 20th, 2015 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Two more sections of the Kingsport Greenbelt should be opening later this year, while two others are currently in the environmental review process.

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Ground bound pilots to show their stuff

Ground bound pilots to show their stuff

August 20th, 2015 7:00 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE -- Diminutive flying machines of all sorts and configurations will be zipping across the skies over Lonesome Pine Airport starting Friday for the 2nd Annual Stone Blue Airlines FPV (first person view) Flying Circus Festival.

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State, city, county leaders dedicate Mike Locke Memorial Bridge

State, city, county leaders dedicate Mike Locke Memorial Bridge

August 20th, 2015 6:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Not far from the dedication spot, the 61-year-old Locke was killed in June 2014 while placing campaign signs for Bud Hulsey's Republican Primary campaign for state representative. Locke chaired the successful campaign.

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Bluff City budget narrowly approved

Bluff City budget narrowly approved

August 20th, 2015 5:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Bluff City's budget was narrowly approved on first reading after some aldermen raised concerns about not being able to discuss salaries of the town's employees during earlier budget meetings.

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No seat belt leads to meth bust

No seat belt leads to meth bust

August 20th, 2015 4:07 pm by Nick Shepherd

During the search, police located four or five individually wrapped baggies of methamphetamine and a set of scales in a white container behind the driver's seat. Hubbard said the drugs were valued at $400 or $500 on the street.

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Alderman's son arrested; allegedly tells cops they're fired

Alderman's son arrested; allegedly tells cops they're fired

August 20th, 2015 2:49 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Bluff City alderman's son was arrested Wednesday for throwing a brick through a man's vehicle window and when confronted by police asked them if they knew who his dad was and they were all fired, according to a police report.

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Police seek suspect in Sullivan County robbery

Police seek suspect in Sullivan County robbery

August 20th, 2015 1:47 pm by Staff Report

Investigators are asking for public assistance in locating a robbery suspect, saying that he held three people at gunpoint inside a Kingsport home.

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