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DUI suspect's pizza run ends in crash, giggles

DUI suspect's pizza run ends in crash, giggles

March 16th, 2015 4:09 pm by Rain Smith

At approximately 7:45 p.m, the driver of a 4Runner veered off North Wilcox Drive, into the parking lot of a dentist office and struck an unoccupied car.

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Hawkins man jailed after drunken gunshots wake neighborhood

Hawkins man jailed after drunken gunshots wake neighborhood

March 16th, 2015 1:59 pm by Jeff Bobo

Shortly before 12:30 a.m. Sunday neighbors called 911 and reported that Echol Anthony Legg, 48, 211 Campbell Street, Church Hill, was outside his residence in public view shooting a gun and yelling he is going to kill everyone.

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France aims to criminalize advertising with anorexic models

France aims to criminalize advertising with anorexic models

March 16th, 2015 1:25 pm by Associated Press

The measure would put France, a world capital of fashion, among countries like Israel and Spain to crack down on the glorification of dangerously thin models.

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Wise County man killed in mine accident

Wise County man killed in mine accident

March 16th, 2015 1:07 pm by Stephen Igo

A 34-year old Pound man was killed by an apparent rock fall on Monday, Alpha Natural Resources announced.

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Weather sets back opening of new Kingsport ballfields

Weather sets back opening of new Kingsport ballfields

March 16th, 2015 10:50 am by Matthew Lane

As a result of two weeks of snow last month and days of rain this month, a tournament scheduled for the first weekend in April at Brickyard Park will have to be moved to other facilities.

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GOP to offer budget blueprint with Medicare, food stamp cuts

GOP to offer budget blueprint with Medicare, food stamp cuts

March 16th, 2015 8:41 am by ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press

Republicans now in charge of Congress offer their budget blueprint this week with the pledge to balance the nation's budget within a decade and rein in major programs such as food stamps and Medicare.

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Hawkins commissioners blast EMS over harassment, slander

Hawkins commissioners blast EMS over harassment, slander - VIDEO

March 16th, 2015 7:05 am by Jeff Bobo

When an ambulance employee giggled during the Hawkins County Public Safety Committee meeting Thursday, it was the last straw for chairman Bob Palmer.

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Residents band together to bring back bridge damaged in Scott County flooding

Residents band together to bring back bridge damaged in Scott County flooding

March 15th, 2015 5:25 pm by Marci Gore

The Slant footbridge, located between Fort Blackmore and Clinchport, right off of Highway 65 on Slant Lane, joined the Slant community to the Starnes Bluff Community on the other side of the Clinch River.

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Man, 20, charged with shooting officers in Ferguson

Man, 20, charged with shooting officers in Ferguson

March 15th, 2015 5:21 pm by JIM SALTER, Associated Press

A 20-year-old charged Sunday with shooting two police officers watching over a demonstration outside the Ferguson Police Department told investigators he wasn't targeting the officers, officials said.

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Kerry would be willing to talk with Syria's Assad

Kerry would be willing to talk with Syria's Assad

March 15th, 2015 5:12 pm by BRADLEY KLAPPER, Associated Press

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said he would be willing to talk with Syrian President Bashar Assad to help broker a political resolution to the country's civil war.

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