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Judge denies leniency for man who stole aunt's life saving

Judge denies leniency for man who stole aunt's life saving

October 24th, 2014 7:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

"She worked 39 years for what she had, and you took it just like that." -- Judge John Dugger

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Remains belong to missing Virginia student

Remains belong to missing Virginia student

October 24th, 2014 6:36 pm by LARRY O'DELL, Associated Press

Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a university student who disappeared last month, authorities said Friday, ending a search that left the campus and community on edge.

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New York, New Jersey say they will require Ebola quarantines

New York, New Jersey say they will require Ebola quarantines

October 24th, 2014 6:26 pm by MARILYNN MARCHIONE, Associated Press

NEW YORK — The governors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day quarantine for all doctors and other arriving travelers who have had contact with Ebola victims in West Africa.

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Daughters of the American Revolution holding re-dedication ceremony Saturday morning

Daughters of the American Revolution holding re-dedication ceremony Saturday morning

October 24th, 2014 6:00 pm by David Grace

The Boone Trail markers are located along the 400 miles of the trail throughout Tennessee, North Carolina, Virginia and Kentucky honoring the memory of Daniel Boone.

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Police: 1 dead besides Washington school shooter

Police: 1 dead besides Washington school shooter

October 24th, 2014 4:18 pm by DOUG ESSER, Associated Press

Police in Washington state say one person was killed in a high school shooting in addition to the lone student gunman. A hospital spokeswoman said earlier that three victims were in critical condition after the shooting about 30 miles north of Seattle.

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Police: $60,000 worth of air units swiped from Kingsport building

Police: $60,000 worth of air units swiped from Kingsport building

October 24th, 2014 2:22 pm by Nick Shepherd

Officers with the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office received a report about theft and vandalism at a building in Kingsport shortly after 8 a.m. on Thursday.

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ETSU hoping new scholarships lure new students

ETSU hoping new scholarships lure new students

October 24th, 2014 12:15 pm by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

New scholarship offerings may help East Tennessee State University shed its reputation as a commuter school and draw increased enrollment from both in-state and outside students.

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$12K in drugs fished from Kingsport toilet

$12K in drugs fished from Kingsport toilet

October 24th, 2014 11:51 am by Rain Smith

Vice officers and a SWAT team raided a Kingsport home on Thursday night, netting a large amount of crack cocaine and two arrests.

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Proposed switch keeps equal access to Wellmont and MSHA

Proposed switch keeps equal access to Wellmont and MSHA

October 24th, 2014 11:00 am by J. H. Osborne

The Sullivan County Commission's Insurance Committee voted Thursday to recommend switching from MCA, which has been the county's third-party administrator since January, to Cigna Healthcare.

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Lining up cop in laser sight lands man in jail

Lining up cop in laser sight lands man in jail

October 24th, 2014 10:39 am by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — No one appreciates a laser shining in their eyes, much less a uniformed cop investigating a crime. And when that laser happens to be mounted to a hunting rifle, the gunman has set his sights squarely on jail.

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