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Shopper stumbles across 'unbelievable' child porn cache

Shopper stumbles across 'unbelievable' child porn cache

November 19th, 2014 12:08 pm by Rain Smith

A memory card located on the floor of a Kingsport business — and apparently dropped inadvertently by a previous customer — has led to an arrest in what's being called Sullivan County's worst child porn case in decades.

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Fatigue cited in I-81 fatal

Fatigue cited in I-81 fatal

November 19th, 2014 11:15 am by Staff Report

The Virginia State Police have identified the victim of Tuesday's fatal crash near mile-marker one of Interstate 81, saying that driver fatigue appears to have been a factor in wreck.

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Second suspect sought in Tractor Supply thefts

Second suspect sought in Tractor Supply thefts

November 19th, 2014 9:48 am by Rain Smith

Kingsport police are continuing to investigate felony thefts that occurred last week at Tractor Supply Company, with newly released photos now implicating two men in the crime.

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Gun sales surge ahead of jury's Ferguson decision

Gun sales surge ahead of jury's Ferguson decision

November 19th, 2014 9:00 am by ALAN SCHER ZAGIER, Associated Press

Some suburban St. Louis gun dealers have been doing brisk business, particularly among first-time buyers, as fearful residents await a grand jury's decision on whether to indict the police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown.

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Are women overcharged? France probes price of pink

Are women overcharged? France probes price of pink

November 19th, 2014 8:07 am by LORI HINNANT, Associated Press

Haircut: women 43 euros, men 26. Roll-on deodorant: women 2.04 euros, men 1.96. Shaving gel: 2.87 euros in a pink canister, 2.39 in a blue one.

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Tenn. farmers ready to grow hemp, unused to rules

Tenn. farmers ready to grow hemp, unused to rules

November 19th, 2014 7:58 am by Associated Press

With a decades-long ban on hemp production in Tennessee finally lifted, some farmers say they want to grow the crop but aren't used to the government oversight that comes with it.

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Speakers say Common Core contains spiritual set-up

Speakers say Common Core contains spiritual set-up

November 19th, 2014 12:36 am by MAX HRENDA, NET News Service

On Tuesday evening at Fountain of Life Bible Church, more than 100 people were in attendance as community and religious leaders denounced the standards as harmful and seditious to the American way of life.

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Photos: Roosevelt students collect food for neighborhood church

November 18th, 2014 10:00 pm by David Grace

Students help pack up more than 1,200 pounds of food collected by the school's students for the West View Baptist Church food pantry.

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Judge hands Wise School Board vacancies to voters

Judge hands Wise School Board vacancies to voters

November 18th, 2014 9:53 pm by Stephen Igo

In separate court decrees issued Monday, Dotson issued separate writs of election for seats left vacant by the recent death of one board member and resignation of another.

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DOA: Franchise proposal would kill third ambulance provider in Hawkins

DOA: Franchise proposal would kill third ambulance provider in Hawkins

November 18th, 2014 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

One resolution grants an exclusive county franchise to Hawkins County EMS for territory west of Surgoinsville. The other resolution grants an exclusive county franchise to Church Hill EMS for everything east of Surgoinsville.

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