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Rogersville businessman convicted on lesser homicide count from 2012 wreck

Rogersville businessman convicted on lesser homicide count from 2012 wreck

October 7th, 2014 7:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

It took less than an hour for a Hawkins County jury to find Rogersville businessman Roger Dale Stewart guilty on three felony counts including criminally negligent homicide for a 2012 crash that caused the death of an 84-year-old woman.

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AP analysis: US-led airstrikes produce few gains

AP analysis: US-led airstrikes produce few gains

October 7th, 2014 6:59 pm by VIVIAN SALAMA, Associated Press

The limited results show the central weakness of the campaign: There is only so much that can be done from the air to defeat an extremist force that has swept over much of Iraq and Syria.

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Gray man sentenced to 15 years for trying to conceal crack, purchase firearm

Gray man sentenced to 15 years for trying to conceal crack, purchase firearm

October 7th, 2014 6:30 pm by Matthew Lane

A 41-year-old Gray man, who attempted to hide crack cocaine in his underwear and purchase firearms while being a convicted felon, has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for his crimes.

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Mount Carmel woman accused of making death threats with gun was 'very intoxicated'

Mount Carmel woman accused of making death threats with gun was 'very intoxicated'

October 7th, 2014 6:03 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police believe alcohol was a factor Friday when a Mount Carmel woman allegedly pointed a gun at a woman who came to collect a debt from her boyfriend.

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Longtime WCYB news anchor Moore dies

Longtime WCYB news anchor Moore dies

October 7th, 2014 4:00 pm by NET News Service

On Tuesday morning, the 80-year-old Merrill Moore — who many in the community may remember for his decades-long role as the evening news anchor for WCYB — died.

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Kingsport man cleared in stabbing death of brother

Kingsport man cleared in stabbing death of brother

October 7th, 2014 3:58 pm by Rain Smith

A man who fatally stabbed his brother three months ago in a Kingsport residence will face no criminal charges after a Sullivan County grand jury determined he acted in self-defense.

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US predicts lower heating bills this winter

US predicts lower heating bills this winter

October 7th, 2014 1:54 pm by JONATHAN FAHEY, AP Energy Writer

Last year, persistently low temperatures across the Midwest, South and East forced people to crank up the heat. The high demand jacked up the price of some fuels, especially propane. Heating bills soared.

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Johnson City police still looking for stabbing suspect

Johnson City police still looking for stabbing suspect

October 7th, 2014 11:01 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

The victim, identified in a police report as 42-year-old Michael Deason, woke up to find his Smith-Lyon standing over his bed in the dark.

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Peak colors just around the corner

Peak colors just around the corner

October 7th, 2014 8:35 am by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

The reds, oranges, yellows, and even purples of fall are beginning to dot the green landscape, and it should not be long until the bright hues of fall are at their most vibrant.

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Nurse in Spain gets Ebola, raising global concern

Nurse in Spain gets Ebola, raising global concern

October 7th, 2014 8:08 am by MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer

In a case underscoring the perils of caring for Ebola patients, a nurse in Spain has come down with the disease — the first time someone has caught the disease outside West Africa during the current epidemic.

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