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Medal of Honor recipients to speak at Elizabethton High School

Medal of Honor recipients to speak at Elizabethton High School

August 29th, 2014 6:00 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

The class not only learned about the men, but the rigid criteria used to determine whether an act of heroism was high enough to qualify for the award.

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8 apply to become next Tenn. attorney general

8 apply to become next Tenn. attorney general

August 29th, 2014 5:00 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

The field of candidates also includes Gov. Bill Haslam's top legal adviser, Herbert Slatery; Republican state Sen. Doug Overbey of Maryville; and courts administrator Bill Young of Brentwood.

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Telford man charged with assaulting minor after Crockett SRO notices bruises

Telford man charged with assaulting minor after Crockett SRO notices bruises

August 29th, 2014 4:00 pm by NET News Service

Graybeal said Whitson's arrest came after an SRO at David Crockett High School encountered the student. The child had signs of bruising around the neck and on the face consistent with an assault.

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Former HCSO security officer faces statutory rape charges

Former HCSO security officer faces statutory rape charges

August 29th, 2014 1:36 pm by Staff Report

A court security officer who resigned last month from the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office now faces charges of statutory rape.

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Police: Kingsport woman stabs husband multiple times

Police: Kingsport woman stabs husband multiple times

August 29th, 2014 10:42 am by Rain Smith

A Kingsport woman has been arrested for allegedly slashing the tires on her husband's pickup — as a means to "get back at him" for hurting her feelings — then unleashing the knife on him when he approached and tried to stop her.

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Man gets 27-year sentence in Smokies attack

Man gets 27-year sentence in Smokies attack

August 29th, 2014 10:33 am by Associated Press

Prosecutors have said that in June 2012, William Seevers held at knifepoint a 44-year-old woman who had been hiking on the Gatlinburg Trail.

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Obama cautions against using force to solve crises

Obama cautions against using force to solve crises

August 29th, 2014 10:31 am by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

Faced with deepening crises in the Middle East and Ukraine, President Barack Obama is putting the brakes on the notion that American military power can solve either conflict.

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D-B football team to cut ribbon on stadium renovations

D-B football team to cut ribbon on stadium renovations

August 29th, 2014 8:03 am by Matthew Lane

J. Fred Johnson Stadium is a go for tonight. The expansion is essentially complete and fans will get their first look at the renovations tonight when Dobyns-Bennett hosts East Hamilton for the first home game of the 2014 football season.

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Former South band assistant arrested for alleged relationship with student

Former South band assistant arrested for alleged relationship with student

August 29th, 2014 6:48 am by Rain Smith

A Johnson City man faces more than a dozen charges of statutory rape by an authority figure, stemming from his alleged relationship with a student during his tenure as an assistant band director at Sullivan South High School in Kingsport.

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Three year sentence for Kingsport woman who smuggled three pills into jail

Three year sentence for Kingsport woman who smuggled three pills into jail

August 28th, 2014 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

What started as a 90 day stretch in the Hawkins County Jail expanded to three years for a Kingsport woman who attempted to smuggle three pills into the jail earlier this year.

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