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KPD drug bust turns up 'multiple' fake IDs

KPD drug bust turns up 'multiple' fake IDs

February 13th, 2015 12:30 pm by Rain Smith

A complaint of possible criminal activity at a Kingsport residence has led to the arrest of an illegal immigrant, according to police, as he possessed drugs, guns and multiple fake IDs.

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UPDATE: VSP investigating Pennington Gap Town Hall fire

UPDATE: VSP investigating Pennington Gap Town Hall fire

February 13th, 2015 10:39 am by Stephen Igo

A fire that destroyed the Pennington Gap Town Hall on Thursday night is now being probed by the Virginia State Police.

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Frustrated Republicans taste limits of majority control

Frustrated Republicans taste limits of majority control

February 13th, 2015 9:46 am by ERICA WERNER, Associated Press

It wasn't supposed to be like this for Republicans. A month into their control of both chambers of Congress, they are confronting the very real possibility of a shutdown of the Homeland Security Department later this month.

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Former Washington County jail supervisor pleads guilty to shoplifting

Former Washington County jail supervisor pleads guilty to shoplifting

February 13th, 2015 7:58 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Richard "Rick" Edens Jr., 49, Telford, was issued a misdemeanor citation on Nov. 21 after he tried to get out of Sam's Club, 300 Franklin Terrace, Johnson City, with $254 worth of merchandise concealed inside a puppy training pad box.

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Superstition times 3: 2015 calendar has 3 Friday the 13ths

Superstition times 3: 2015 calendar has 3 Friday the 13ths

February 13th, 2015 12:11 am by Associated Press

Each year has at least one Friday the 13th, but there can be as many as three. 2012 was the last year with three Friday the 13ths; the next will be 2026.

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Rogersville BMA tables proposal to buy historic house near City Park

Rogersville BMA tables proposal to buy historic house near City Park

February 12th, 2015 9:35 pm by Jeff Bobo

Rogersville leaders will take time to gather more information before considering a proposal to purchase a historic house located on W. Main Street adjacent to the Rogersville City Park.

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KPD searching for debit card thief

KPD searching for debit card thief

February 12th, 2015 9:30 pm by Staff reports

Kingsport police are searching for a woman who allegedly stole a debit card from a parking lot and went on a mini-shopping spree, according to a press release.

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Dreaming of DreamMore: Dollywood's new on-property hotel set to open mid-summer

Dreaming of DreamMore: Dollywood's new on-property hotel set to open mid-summer

February 12th, 2015 8:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

A media tour of the construction site earlier this week including the unveiling of artist's renderings of the resort's nearly 4,000 square foot outdoor swimming pool.

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Puerto Rico, North Carolina, Texas tickets win Powerball

Puerto Rico, North Carolina, Texas tickets win Powerball

February 12th, 2015 7:30 pm by Associated Press

Wednesday's jackpot was the third-largest in Powerball history and the fifth-largest U.S. lottery prize. The last time a Powerball jackpot climbed so high was May 2013, when a Florida ticket won a $590.5 million prize.

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Drug abuse in Iran rising despite executions, police raids

Drug abuse in Iran rising despite executions, police raids

February 12th, 2015 7:25 pm by Associated Press

Iran is breaking bad. Officials say methamphetamine production and abuse of hard drugs are skyrocketing in the country despite potentially lethal criminal penalties for users if they are caught.

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