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D-B band receives second Sudler award, this one for marching

D-B band receives second Sudler award, this one for marching

May 5th, 2015 9:30 pm by Rick Wagner

The award falls on the heels of the band's best-ever finish in marching band, coming in second in the country in Class AAA, as well as its recent featured performance at Carnegie Hall in New York City.

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Texas gunman was former target of FBI terror probe

Texas gunman was former target of FBI terror probe

May 5th, 2015 7:30 pm by Associated Press

The Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed responsibility for the attack. The statement marked the first time that IS, which frequently calls for attacks against the West, had asserted responsibility for one in the United States.

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Hawkins humane society rescues 'mating' dogs from feces-filled cages

Hawkins humane society rescues 'mating' dogs from feces-filled cages - VIDEO

May 5th, 2015 7:20 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Humane Society rescued 10 dogs from a Bulls Gap residence Tuesday morning, most of which had been kept in pairs in filthy, feces filled cages for the purpose of mating.

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Woman who made false 911 stabbing call admits to using meth

Woman who made false 911 stabbing call admits to using meth

May 5th, 2015 5:48 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill woman who allegedly made a false stabbing report to Hawkins County 911 Monday morning was charged with misuse of 911, public intoxication, and other charges.

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Aetna curtails coverage of surgical tool tied to cancer risk

Aetna curtails coverage of surgical tool tied to cancer risk

May 5th, 2015 5:30 pm by Associated Press

The nation's third-largest health insurer is ending most coverage of hysterectomies performed with a once-popular device that has drawn warnings from federal regulators over a risk for spreading cancer.

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One dead, one injured in Holston River boat accident near Rogersville

One dead, one injured in Holston River boat accident near Rogersville

May 5th, 2015 4:49 pm by Jeff Bobo

A 65-year-old Hawkins County man was killed and a second man was hospitalized as a result of a boating accident that occurred Tuesday afternoon on the Holston River at the dam near the John Sevier Steam Plant in Rogersville.

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Motorcycle rider dies from Johnson City crash with pickup

Motorcycle rider dies from Johnson City crash with pickup

May 5th, 2015 2:48 pm by NET News Service

The driver of a 2003 Toyota Tacoma was turning left onto West Market from Lamons Court, pulling out in front of the westbound motorcycle.

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'Avengers' + 'Star Wars' = big year for Disney

'Avengers' + 'Star Wars' = big year for Disney

May 5th, 2015 1:34 pm by RYAN NAKASHIMA, AP Business Writer

One indicator of the craze surrounding "Star Wars" is that a second teaser trailer for the film released two weeks ago has been viewed over 200 million times.

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Sullivan schools study nearly complete

Sullivan schools study nearly complete

May 5th, 2015 12:07 pm by Rick Wagner

Three potential options will be finalized in time for a called meeting on May 21, with proposals including the building of new high schools and closing of current ones.

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Coworkers charged with $60K theft from Kingsport business

Coworkers charged with $60K theft from Kingsport business

May 5th, 2015 10:13 am by Rain Smith

Two women have been arrested for allegedly stealing more than $60,000 from a Kingsport check advance company where they were previously employed.

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