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Drug charges added to couple served with probation violation warrants

Drug charges added to couple served with probation violation warrants

December 22nd, 2014 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Rogersville couple are facing drug possession and meth trafficking charges after Hawkins County deputies serving warrants for probation violations last week allegedly found drugs and syringes in their residence.

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Battered New York City mayor calls for temporary protest halt

Battered New York City mayor calls for temporary protest halt

December 22nd, 2014 7:49 pm by JONATHAN LEMIRE and COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press

New York Mayor Bill De Blasio called for a halt of political statements until the after funerals of the slain officers, an appeal to both sides in a roiling dispute centered on the deaths of black men at the hands of white officers.

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Pope issues blistering critique of Vatican bureaucrats

Pope issues blistering critique of Vatican bureaucrats

December 22nd, 2014 7:35 pm by NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press

VATICAN CITY — To the Catholic Church's "seven deadly sins," Pope Francis has added the "15 ailments of the Curia."

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Tenn. joins multistate lawsuit over immigration

Tenn. joins multistate lawsuit over immigration

December 22nd, 2014 7:00 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee is joining a multistate lawsuit seeking to halt President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, Attorney General Herbert Slatery announced Monday.

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Firefighters battling blaze near Washington College Academy

Firefighters battling blaze near Washington College Academy

December 22nd, 2014 6:07 pm by JESSICA FULLER, NET News Service

Firefighters are still working to control a fire that started Monday at MRJ Sales, Inc., located at 439 Washington College Station Road in Limestone.

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Five vehicles stolen from Kingsport car lot

Five vehicles stolen from Kingsport car lot

December 22nd, 2014 3:28 pm by Rain Smith

Though the goods have since been recovered, police are searching for a pair of men suspected of cutting a chain link fence at a Kingsport auto dealer, then driving five vehicles off the lot.

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Man arrested after asking if he's wanted

Man arrested after asking if he's wanted

December 22nd, 2014 1:10 pm by Rain Smith

A man called dispatch with "a problem," but refused to specify the issue. When pressed for more info he advised he'd tell an officer— wasn't going to share it with an "(expletive) dispatcher behind a desk."

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Parkway Plaza set to be razed: New commercial development planned for Lynn Garden Drive site

Parkway Plaza set to be razed: New commercial development planned for Lynn Garden Drive site

December 22nd, 2014 12:13 pm by Matthew Lane

According to the plan, Polestar plans to demolish the existing shopping center on the six-acre site and replace it with a 43,000-square-foot building, facing Lynn Garden Drive, with 181 parking spaces.

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FAA, industry launch drone safety campaign

FAA, industry launch drone safety campaign

December 22nd, 2014 11:55 am by JOAN LOWY, Associated Press

Retailers say small drones, which are indistinguishable from today's more sophisticated model aircraft, are flying off the shelves this Christmas.

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TCRA's big makeover at the top of its 2015 agenda

TCRA's big makeover at the top of its 2015 agenda

December 22nd, 2014 9:07 am by Hank Hayes

Late in next year's first quarter, TCRA aims to remove the metered parking area in front of the main terminal, although a drop-off/pickup area will remain.

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