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Auction of former Cedar Grove Elementary School  will proceed

Auction of former Cedar Grove Elementary School will proceed

October 21st, 2013 10:07 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — An effort to stop the imminent public auction of the former Cedar Grove Elementary School failed by a single vote Monday.

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Dobyns-Bennett band wins Bands Of America Super Regional Championships

Dobyns-Bennett band wins Bands Of America Super Regional Championships

October 21st, 2013 9:21 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — The Dobyns-Bennett High School Competition Marching Band won its first Bands of America super regional competition Saturday.

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Same-sex couples challenge Tennessee marriage laws

Same-sex couples challenge Tennessee marriage laws

October 21st, 2013 7:54 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

NASHVILLE — Four same-sex couples who were legally married in other states filed a lawsuit Monday challenging Tennessee’s laws that prohibit recognition of their marriages.

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10-year-old gray wolf  at Bays Mountain Park euthanized

10-year-old gray wolf at Bays Mountain Park euthanized

October 21st, 2013 7:36 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Bays Mountain Park has lost the last of its elder wolves. Wahya, a 10-year-old male gray wolf, had to be euthanized on Sunday after succumbing to the effects of myelopathy.

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Man allegedly used woman’s text message to set up ambush for rival suitor

Man allegedly used woman’s text message to set up ambush for rival suitor

October 21st, 2013 4:15 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man allegedly used a woman’s cell phone to ambush a rival male suitor by inviting him over on the pretense of an early morning romantic rendezvous via text message, and then opening fire on him.

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Kingsport man arrested after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend in bed

Kingsport man arrested after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend in bed

October 21st, 2013 3:56 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Kingsport man was arrested after he allegedly grabbed his girlfriend and began punching her in the head while she was lying in bed.

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Thieves pose as truckers to steal huge cargo loads

Thieves pose as truckers to steal huge cargo loads

October 21st, 2013 2:55 pm by ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press

To steal huge shipments of valuable cargo, thieves are turning to a deceptively simple tactic: They pose as truckers, load the freight onto their own tractor-trailers and drive away with it.

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Police: Student killed staffer at Nevada school

Police: Student killed staffer at Nevada school

October 21st, 2013 2:39 pm by SCOTT SONNER, Associated Press

A student at a Nevada middle school opened fire on campus, killing a staff member who was trying to protect other children, police said Monday.

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Bluff City man arrested for allegedly choking girlfriend after being hit with screen door

Bluff City man arrested for allegedly choking girlfriend after being hit with screen door

October 21st, 2013 1:57 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Bluff City man was arrested after choking his girlfriend when she hit him in the shoulder with a porch door, according to a police report.

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Humans remains found at Tenn. state park

Humans remains found at Tenn. state park

October 21st, 2013 9:22 am by Associated Press

Police are investigating after human remains were found in a Tennessee state park.

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