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Johnson City man sentenced in cocaine ring

Johnson City man sentenced in cocaine ring

February 10th, 2015 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Prosecutors say the man and his wife sold various quantities of cocaine to a confidential informant working on behalf of law enforcement on approximately 10 separate occasions.

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Report indicates manufacturing could replace lost SW Va. coal jobs

Report indicates manufacturing could replace lost SW Va. coal jobs

February 10th, 2015 7:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Although coal production is concentrated in Southwest Virginia's northern counties, the economic impacts of lost jobs ripple throughout the region. A new King University report released Tuesday suggests manufacturing could offset those losses.

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Mormon who runs website for doubting church members ousted

Mormon who runs website for doubting church members ousted

February 10th, 2015 5:34 pm by Associated Press

John Dehlin becomes the second high-profile church member to be excommunicated in the past year in what Mormon scholars consider to be the Utah-based faith's way of keeping dissenters in line.

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Woman killed in Wise County crash

Woman killed in Wise County crash

February 10th, 2015 2:42 pm by Rain Smith

A weekend, T-bone collision on U.S. Route 23 in Pound, Va., killed one person and injured two others, including a juvenile.

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Fire at Phipps Bend disrupts plant's schedule

Fire at Phipps Bend disrupts plant's schedule

February 10th, 2015 2:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE - It occurred at approximately 12:15 p.m. at Cooper Standard, inside the Phipps Bend Industrial Park. The Church Hill Fire Department responded to find that a dust filter on a deburring machine had caught fire.

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8K child porn images net local man 15 years

8K child porn images net local man 15 years

February 10th, 2015 1:42 pm by Matthew Lane

From October 2013 through February 2014, the now 68-year-old Johnson City man reportedly sent more than a dozen emails of images and videos to an FBI agent.

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Traffic snarled when van overturns on Netherland Inn Road

Traffic snarled when van overturns on Netherland Inn Road

February 10th, 2015 11:33 am by Rain Smith

A Tuesday crash on a busy Kingsport roadway sent one person to the hospital and disrupted many motorists' morning commutes.

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Suspect sought in Bloomingdale church burglaries

Suspect sought in Bloomingdale church burglaries

February 10th, 2015 10:36 am by Rain Smith

Investigators hope surveillance photos can help solve a series of burglaries at a Sullivan County church, where the congregation's offering was stolen on at least two occasions.

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Samsung reveals potential for smart TVs to eavesdrop

Samsung reveals potential for smart TVs to eavesdrop

February 10th, 2015 8:52 am by YOUKYUNG LEE, AP Technology Writer

Voice recognition technology in the South Korean company's Internet connected TVs captures and transmits nearby conversations.

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Chase through three counties ends with crash

Chase through three counties ends with crash

February 10th, 2015 8:21 am by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - A Hamblen County man who allegedly led police on a high-speed pursuit through three counties Saturday night before crashing in Morristown is facing several charges in Hawkins County, including felony evading arrest.

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