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Photos: Kingsport tree planting for remembrance

April 10th, 2015 4:00 pm by David Grace

Each spring and fall, trees are purchased and planted around Kingsport on public land using donations from those who contributed to the Tree Fund in honor or remembrance of a special individual.

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Man shot in back at Johnson City Waffle House

Man shot in back at Johnson City Waffle House

April 10th, 2015 2:00 pm by NET New Service

Johnson City police were looking for a man accused of shooting another man in the back early Friday morning outside the Waffle House on North State of Franklin Road.

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Laundry spat evokes 'body slam' into trash

Laundry spat evokes 'body slam' into trash

April 10th, 2015 1:36 pm by Rain Smith

A Bloomingdale man told police that he called a woman to respond to his residence and pick up her laundry. When she didn't arrive in a "timely fashion," he threw her clothes away in an outside dumpster.

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Tenn. lawmakers can't agree on guns bill drafted as NRA gift

Tenn. lawmakers can't agree on guns bill drafted as NRA gift

April 10th, 2015 8:13 am by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

A bill to allow people with handgun carry permits to be armed in all of the state's parks - and intended as a welcoming gift for gun enthusiasts attending the NRA convention in Nashville - has gotten tied up amid bickering between Republicans.

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Obama is waging an all-out campaign for Iran deal

Obama is waging an all-out campaign for Iran deal

April 10th, 2015 8:08 am by By Lesley Clark, McClatchy Washington Bureau (TNS)

WASHINGTON - Even as Iran's supreme leader suggested another hurdle to a nuclear deal Thursday, President Barack Obama and his administration waged an aggressive coordinated campaign to stop Congress from interfering.

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Photos: Appalachian Heritage Quilters annual show offers something for everyone

Photos: Appalachian Heritage Quilters annual show offers something for everyone - VIDEO

April 10th, 2015 8:00 am by Marci Gore

"(Quilting) kind of died out during the 50s and 60s and then in the 70s had a big rebirth and is going strong right now," she said. "I think women have always quilted. We have histories of quilting going back as far as the middle ages."

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Kingsport BMA mum on Denton charges

Kingsport BMA mum on Denton charges

April 9th, 2015 11:00 pm by Matthew Lane

The former alderman was arrested by Kingsport police on March 19 and accused of committing sexual battery on a disabled woman at one of his self-storage facilities.

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Sullivan BOE urged to make school nurses full-time posts

Sullivan BOE urged to make school nurses full-time posts

April 9th, 2015 10:30 pm by Rick Wagner

School officials said it would probably take $380,000 to $400,000 to take the nurses full time, but an advocate fears the money won't be spent until a student is seriously injured or dies after a nurse is gone for the day.

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Tipster leads Hawkins deputies to alleged indoor pot grow

Tipster leads Hawkins deputies to alleged indoor pot grow

April 9th, 2015 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A tipster led Hawkins County deputies to an alleged indoor marijuana growing operation late Tuesday night where more than 20 seedlings, two mature plants and 10 long guns.

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Kingsport man sentenced in 2012 stabbing death

Kingsport man sentenced in 2012 stabbing death

April 9th, 2015 6:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Mark W. Breeding, 49, formerly of 1037 Bloomingdale Pike #23, was sentenced to 25 years for the stabbing death of Beverly "Birdie" Hartsock. Breeding will serve 100 percent of his sentence with no chance for parole.

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