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KPD searching for woman who used stolen debit card

KPD searching for woman who used stolen debit card

November 7th, 2014 3:00 pm by Staff reports

The incident began when an individual accidentally left his wallet on the counter of a gas station. Moments later a white female found the wallet and unsuccessfully tried to use several credit and debit cards to purchase three cartons of cigarettes.

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Medical marijuana rally set for Saturday in Johnson City

Medical marijuana rally set for Saturday in Johnson City

November 7th, 2014 2:00 pm by Tony Casey, NET News Service

When the smoke of midterm elections clears, medical marijuana advocate Seth Green wants to ride a wave of what he calls progress toward medical marijuana legalization in Tennessee.

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Republican Ed Gillespie concedes Va. Senate race

Republican Ed Gillespie concedes Va. Senate race

November 7th, 2014 1:40 pm by Associated Press

"The votes just aren't there," Gillespie told his supporters, adding that he called Warner earlier in the day to congratulate him.

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Southwest Virginia's Health Wagon shows off group's new mobile unit

Southwest Virginia's Health Wagon shows off group's new mobile unit

November 7th, 2014 1:00 pm by Stephen Igo

On Thursday, The Health Wagon hosted a special dedication of a relatively new clinic near downtown Wise in Smiddy's honor, and also showed off the group's new mobile unit.

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War stories: Rocky Mount offers Veterans Day programs

War stories: Rocky Mount offers Veterans Day programs

November 7th, 2014 11:13 am by Nick Shepherd

"We have been doing special programming for Veterans Day for the last couple of years," said Gary Walrath, executive director of Rocky Mount. "Basically it's that time of year that most minds turn to vets and their sacrifice."

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KPD asking for help to identify armed robber (includes video of robbery)

KPD asking for help to identify armed robber (includes video of robbery)

November 7th, 2014 10:13 am by Staff reports

According to a press release, KPD officers learned that an unknown white male suspect with a small build entered the store dressed in all black, including a ski mask, and carrying a semi-automatic pistol.

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Schieffer's 'Face' reaches the 60-year milestone

Schieffer's 'Face' reaches the 60-year milestone

November 7th, 2014 9:30 am by DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer

The Sunday-morning public affairs show "Face the Nation" celebrates 60 years of broadcasts this week, making it the second longest-running television program on the air.

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Joy, dismay as 2 sides assess gay-marriage ruling

Joy, dismay as 2 sides assess gay-marriage ruling

November 7th, 2014 9:28 am by DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer

One side was euphoric, the other dismayed, but both foes and supporters of same-sex marriage swiftly turned their attention to the U.S. Supreme Court after an against-the-grain appeals court ruling upheld bans or restrictions on gay marriage in four state

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Man charged in Philly, Virginia abductions

Man charged in Philly, Virginia abductions

November 7th, 2014 9:26 am by MICHAEL R. SISAK, Associated Press; LARRY O'DELL, Associated Press

The man accused of grabbing a Philadelphia woman off the street this week and taking her to Maryland has a history of violence, choking his ex-wife a decade ago and abducting a 16-year-old Virginia girl just last month with the intention of killing her

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Hawkins BOE set to consider drug testing for students

Hawkins BOE set to consider drug testing for students

November 7th, 2014 12:40 am by Jeff Bobo

The board agreed to table the proposal for at least a month to give members a chance to study and compare the sample policies and give the idea some thought.

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