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Helping hand: Hawkins EMA honors former Rogersville Walmart manager

Helping hand: Hawkins EMA honors former Rogersville Walmart manager

July 20th, 2014 11:03 pm by Jeff Bobo

Contributions from Walmart to the Hawkins County Emergency Management Agency have exceeded $10,000 over the past seven years, and those funds were used to purchase equipment and supplies that county rescuers otherwise would have to do without.

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Mom charged with abuse for allegedly beating unruly child

Mom charged with abuse for allegedly beating unruly child

July 20th, 2014 10:57 pm by Jeff Bobo

A neighbor allegedly observed a Hawkins County mom throw her 11-year-old daughter to the ground late Tuesday night, resulting in the mother's arrest and a Department of Children's Services referral.

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Girl makes big impression, difference at local shelter

Girl makes big impression, difference at local shelter

July 20th, 2014 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Chloe Cook has been volunteering at the Bridge Home No-Kill Animal Rescue since the first of the year, coming a couple of times a week, walking the dogs, making bandanas and sewing beds for the cats when they're adopted.

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Police: Hawkins man admits growing, selling, trading marijuana

Police: Hawkins man admits growing, selling, trading marijuana

July 20th, 2014 7:10 pm by Jeff Bobo

Norman Francis Wright, 58, was charged with possession of marijuana with intent to deliver, manufacturing marijuana, maintaining a dwelling where narcotics are sold, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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Church Hill splits vote in defeating new retirement plan for police

Church Hill splits vote in defeating new retirement plan for police

July 20th, 2014 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Aldermen Mark Drinnon and James Grigsby accused those who voted against the plan of "reneging" on a promise to the police department during budget workshops to approve the plan.

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Parking lot affection leads to attempted vehicular assault

Parking lot affection leads to attempted vehicular assault

July 20th, 2014 3:00 pm by Rain Smith

An employee of a Memorial Boulevard insurance company noticed a car in the parking lot for an extended period of time, prompting them to go outside and check on the occupants.

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Neighbors file suit seeking removal of new Bulls Gap Family Dollar store

Neighbors file suit seeking removal of new Bulls Gap Family Dollar store

July 20th, 2014 1:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

Residential neighbors of the new Family Dollar store under construction in Bulls Gap have filed a lawsuit against the town, the store, and the current and past property owners alleging that zoning setback and public notice laws were violated.

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A mother's love

A mother's love

July 20th, 2014 12:05 pm by Nick Shepherd

Most adults may have some kind of surgery in their lifetime, possibly later in life. But young Solomon, at the tender age of almost five months, has already had multiple surgeries, including two eye surgeries and surgery on his tiny stomach.

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Fatal Boone Lake jet ski crash, Kingsport wants its money back, it's dark on the river bridge and more stories you may have missed

Fatal Boone Lake jet ski crash, Kingsport wants its money back, it's dark on the river bridge and more stories you may have missed

July 20th, 2014 10:15 am by Staff Report

Some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed this week on TimesNews.net.

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Longtime Sullivan County trustee challenged by wife of comptroller's office chief of staff

Longtime Sullivan County trustee challenged by wife of comptroller's office chief of staff

July 20th, 2014 12:36 am by J. H. Osborne

Challenger Alicia Mumpower is the wife of former state representative Jason Mumpower, who now is chief of staff for the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury in Nashville.

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