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High speed pursuit in Virginia leads to multiple charges for Kingsport man

High speed pursuit in Virginia leads to multiple charges for Kingsport man

July 11th, 2014 4:08 pm by Wes Bunch

A Kingsport man is facing DUI and other felony charges after he allegedly lead Gate City Police on a pursuit early Friday morning that reached speeds over 100 mph and ended with him crashing a stolen vehicle.

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Texas shooting suspect collapses twice in court

Texas shooting suspect collapses twice in court

July 11th, 2014 4:00 pm by MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press

A man accused of killing six members of his ex-wife's family, including four children, after forcing his way into their suburban Houston home collapsed in court twice Friday as a prosecutor read out details of the crime.

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John Seigenthaler, Tennessee journalist, dies

John Seigenthaler, Tennessee journalist, dies

July 11th, 2014 3:42 pm by KRISTIN M. HALL, Associated Press; LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

John Seigenthaler, the journalist who edited The Tennessean newspaper, helped shape USA Today and worked for civil rights during the Kennedy administration, died Friday at his Nashville home at age 86, his son said.

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Man faces six felony charges in Sullivan County trailer thefts

Man faces six felony charges in Sullivan County trailer thefts

July 11th, 2014 1:06 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man whose alleged theft of a utility trailer was recently thwarted by an observant neighbor of the victim — who chased him down and pulled him over — now faces felony charges in connection to five similar incidents.

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Kingsport woman embezzles $420 K from credit union

Kingsport woman embezzles $420 K from credit union

July 11th, 2014 9:53 am by Rain Smith

A former teller at a Kingsport credit union has been sentenced to federal prison for plundering nearly a half million dollars through phony withdrawal, ATM and vault records.

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Fall elections loom over governors' meeting

Fall elections loom over governors' meeting

July 11th, 2014 6:25 am by STEVE PEOPLES and ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Partisan divisions over immigration, education and health care are intensifying as dozens of the nation's governors meet just months before elections thick with presidential implications.

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Guns found at teen slaying suspect's home in Tenn.

Guns found at teen slaying suspect's home in Tenn.

July 11th, 2014 6:20 am by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Police found a store of firearms Thursday at the home of a 15-year-old boy charged with shooting a longtime member of the National Guard at a Tennessee armory as investigators explored possible motives, an official said.

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Photo Gallery: Lee Apartments Fun Fest Block Party

July 10th, 2014 8:28 pm by Ned Jilton

Fun Fest time draws near as folk begin to celebrate. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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Two Kingsport school board members resign

Two Kingsport school board members resign

July 10th, 2014 4:08 pm by Rick Wagner

City school board members Andy King and Betsy Cooper have resigned, leaving the Board of Mayor and Aldermen to appoint two to take their places.

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