Kingsport Times News Tuesday, March 31, 2015
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Gray woman arrested on pot growing charge after reporting armed robbery; 2 men charged with robbery

Gray woman arrested on pot growing charge after reporting armed robbery; 2 men charged with robbery

March 30th, 2015 1:21 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Kelly Riley, 20, told deputies she had been robbed at gun point by two men at her residence. While investigating the robbery, deputies discovered that the victim had a marijuana growing lab, the sheriff said.

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Wanted: All hero wannabes: Toy & Hobby Show April 11 will benefit Children's Miracle Network

Wanted: All hero wannabes: Toy & Hobby Show April 11 will benefit Children's Miracle Network

March 30th, 2015 10:41 am by Matthew Lane

Not only will the show benefit the Children's Miracle Network, but visitors to the event will have a change to win free tickets to one of the most hotly anticipated movies of the year - Avengers: Age of Ultron (opening nationwide May 1).

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Sensabaugh Camp Classic coming back for third year

Sensabaugh Camp Classic coming back for third year

March 30th, 2015 9:25 am by Nick Shepherd

The Sensabaugh Camp Classic is quickly becoming an annual tradition in Kingsport, which means area children will be able to interact with current and former stars of the National Football League and college football

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$1.77M up in smoke in 2014

$1.77M up in smoke in 2014

March 30th, 2015 9:24 am by Matthew Lane

Firefighters responded to 110 structure fires in 2014 with an estimated loss of $860,000. There were 44 vehicle fires last year with an estimated loss of $827,000. In total, the estimated loss of property due to fire in 2014 was $1.77 million

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Coalition to hold rally in support of Insure Tennessee

Coalition to hold rally in support of Insure Tennessee

March 30th, 2015 8:30 am by Associated Press

A coalition supporting Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's proposal to extend health coverage to 280,000 low-income Tennesseans is planning a rally at the state Capitol on Monday.

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Iran says US drone kills 2 advisers in Iraq; US denies claim

Iran says US drone kills 2 advisers in Iraq; US denies claim

March 30th, 2015 8:15 am by VIVIAN SALAMA, Associated Press; NASSER KARIMI, Associated Press

Iran's Revolutionary Guard says a U.S. drone strike has killed two of its advisers in Iraq, though the U.S. said Monday it has only struck militants in its campaign against the Islamic State group.

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Burglary suspect allegedly removed window a.c. to steal meds

Burglary suspect allegedly removed window a.c. to steal meds

March 29th, 2015 10:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Church Hill Police Department Detective Daniel Byington said the witness reported that a white female took out a window air conditioning unit, crawled through the window and put the air conditioning unit back in.

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Questions about Hawkins cemetery to be answered at meeting Monday

Questions about Hawkins cemetery to be answered at meeting Monday

March 29th, 2015 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Anyone who owns a plot, or was the victim of fraud allegedly perpetrated by former Hawkins County Memorial Gardens operator Vickie Ringley, is encouraged to attend a public meeting in Surgoinsville Monday evening.

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Technology keeps UVA-Wise students learning even during terrible weather

Technology keeps UVA-Wise students learning even during terrible weather

March 29th, 2015 6:00 pm by Stephen Igo

The University of Virginia's College at Wise campus may have been officially closed' for several days during a recent stretch of horrendous winter weather, but the learning curve remained wide open and undeterred.

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Library of Congress acquires rare trove of Civil War images

March 29th, 2015 2:48 pm by BRETT ZONGKER, Associated Press

The Library of Congress on Friday acquired more than 500 rare Civil War images from a Houston housewife who quietly collected for 50 years.

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