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Update: Man stabbed while trying to defuse argument between coworkers

Update: Man stabbed while trying to defuse argument between coworkers

July 23rd, 2014 6:54 am by Rain Smith

An argument between members of a construction crew staying at a Kingsport motel allegedly led to an attempted murder Tuesday night when police say an individual was stabbed while trying to defuse the altercation between his coworkers.

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New decals speed up license plate renewals in Sullivan County

New decals speed up license plate renewals in Sullivan County

July 23rd, 2014 6:40 am by J. H. Osborne

Gone are the boxes of stickers that the clerk's staff used to have to keep track of, verify with each transaction, and hand-staple to each vehicle registration. Gone, too, is the arbitrary serial number each sticker used to bear.

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Bluff City woman pleads guilty to false claims about a relative poisoning Tropicana products

Bluff City woman pleads guilty to false claims about a relative poisoning Tropicana products

July 23rd, 2014 5:00 am by Matthew Lane

Elizabeth Ann Carrier was indicted in U.S. District Court in Greeneville in July 2013. The one-count indictment charges her with falsely communicating reports of consumer tampering.

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Bailey says experience and training make him best choice for Hawkins mayor

Bailey says experience and training make him best choice for Hawkins mayor

July 22nd, 2014 11:14 pm by Jeff Bobo

Retired longtime Hawkins County school teacher and principal Melville Bailey is seeking his second term as Hawkins County mayor as the Republican nominee.

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Greer hopes to bring teamwork, leadership skills to Hawkins mayor's office

Greer hopes to bring teamwork, leadership skills to Hawkins mayor's office

July 22nd, 2014 11:11 pm by Jeff Bobo

After serving as Surgoinsville's mayor for the past eight years, Johnny Greer is running for Hawkins County mayor as a Democrat.

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Bank inspector walks in on residential copper theft in progress

Bank inspector walks in on residential copper theft in progress

July 22nd, 2014 10:20 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who was allegedly caught red-handed attempting to steal copper wiring from a vacant, bank-owned residence was arraigned Monday on charges including burglary and felony vandalism.

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Kingsport man, 74, charged with dealing crack cocaine

Kingsport man, 74, charged with dealing crack cocaine

July 22nd, 2014 3:59 pm by Rain Smith

Police say they located crack cocaine within the suspect's home during the execution of a search warrant, along with small baggies and other paraphernalia commonly used to package the drug for resale.

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Rogersville man allegedly urinates off balcony onto disabled neighbor

Rogersville man allegedly urinates off balcony onto disabled neighbor

July 22nd, 2014 3:17 pm by Jeff Bobo

The suspect appeared in court Monday where he was sentenced to eight days in jail in exchange for a public intoxication guilty plea. He was also served with an assault private prosecution warrant by a 65-year-old woman who claims, "He peed all over me."

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Man arrested after 'getting into a fight' with mailbox

Man arrested after 'getting into a fight' with mailbox

July 22nd, 2014 2:23 pm by Rain Smith

A Rogersville woman called police to her home, reporting that her son, 44, is "constantly" belligerent and aggressive.

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Kingsport burglary suspects photographed by trail cam

Kingsport burglary suspects photographed by trail cam

July 22nd, 2014 12:19 pm by Staff Report

Police are seeking information on a pair of individuals photographed during a recent Kingsport home burglary, noting that the male suspect's full-length sleeve tattoos are exposed during the $4,000 theft.

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