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Mooresburg Community Association ends banner year of service

Mooresburg Community Association ends banner year of service

January 1st, 2015 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

In 2014 MCA provided the community with 15,127 meals prepared and delivered; as well as 76,500 pounds of food to seniors, families and children.

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GOP legislators thwart bids to expand Medicaid

GOP legislators thwart bids to expand Medicaid

January 1st, 2015 5:05 pm by Associated Press

Governors across the political spectrum are hitting a roadblock in their bids to expand Medicaid with federal funds: Republican legislators who adamantly oppose "Obamacare."

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Wise Co. blotter oddities:  Vandal leaves parenting advice, employees stalked over anti-aging creme

Wise Co. blotter oddities: Vandal leaves parenting advice, employees stalked over anti-aging creme

January 1st, 2015 3:00 pm by Staff Report

A sampling of 2014's most bizarre, disturbing and audacious police calls in Wise County, Va.

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Red-light cams fade as speed cams get green light

Red-light cams fade as speed cams get green light

January 1st, 2015 12:00 pm by DAVID PORTER, Associated Press

The number of red-light cameras nationwide is falling because of opposition from lawmakers and average Joes — but the use of cameras to catch speeders is slowly rising, potentially signaling a new battleground.

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DUI at McDonald's nets child endangerment charge

DUI at McDonald's nets child endangerment charge

December 31st, 2014 7:00 pm by Rain Smith

A midnight run to McDonald's after drinking has netted a Kingsport man felony charges, according to court records, after an unrestrained infant was observed inside his vehicle at the restaurant's drive-thru.

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CHPD: Children left alone in filthy motel room while parents partied next door

CHPD: Children left alone in filthy motel room while parents partied next door

December 31st, 2014 12:07 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police say Archie and Jessica Ramsey rented the room next door Tuesday because their original room "was too dirty for them to smoke pot and have sex in."

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KPD blotter oddities: Shoppers fight over dog in hot car, school burglars free hamster

KPD blotter oddities: Shoppers fight over dog in hot car, school burglars free hamster

December 31st, 2014 11:30 am by Rain Smith

Take a look back at some of 2014's most bizarre, disturbing and audacious police calls in Kingsport, derived from central dispatch records and incident reports of area law enforcement.

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5 things to know: Obama health law again in play

5 things to know: Obama health law again in play

December 31st, 2014 9:44 am by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press

New episodes in the nation's long-running political drama over health care are coming via your news feed in 2015. The biggest health care news probably won't come from Congress or the White House, but the Supreme Court.

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3 Tenn. children die from flu complications in last month

3 Tenn. children die from flu complications in last month

December 31st, 2014 7:00 am by Associated Press

Two deaths occurred in Middle Tennessee and one was reported in East Tennessee "We are expecting a severe flu season" Department of Health spokeswoman Shelley Walker told the Knoxville News Sentinel.

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Police increasing patrols, checkpoints for New Year's

Police increasing patrols, checkpoints for New Year's

December 31st, 2014 6:30 am by Marci Gore

The Tennessee Highway Patrol will conduct a "No Refusal" traffic safety enforcement campaign during the 2014 New Year's Eve holiday period, concluding their efforts at 11:59 p.m. Sunday.

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