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Emotional testimony as jury weighs fate of man convicted in Fort Hood shooting

Emotional testimony as jury weighs fate of man convicted in Fort Hood shooting

August 26th, 2013 9:08 pm by MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press

FORT HOOD, Texas — A soldier left for dead after being shot in the head. A widow whose two sons won’t have their father to take them fishing or teach them how to be gentlemen.

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Generator to be hauled, slowly,  from Knoxville to Greeneville

Generator to be hauled, slowly, from Knoxville to Greeneville

August 26th, 2013 8:49 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE — A large generator will be slowly moved from Knoxville to Greeneville. The 60-mile trek begins Monday evening over state roads and will move at 8-25 mph.

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Assistance  available for Sullivan flood victims

Assistance available for Sullivan flood victims

August 26th, 2013 7:51 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Additional financial assistance is now available for Sullivan County homeowners who suffered property damage during last month’s flash flooding event.

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Haslam picks  Kingsport judge for Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals

Haslam picks Kingsport judge for Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals

August 26th, 2013 7:14 pm by Hank Hayes

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has chosen Criminal Court Judge Robert “Rob” H. Montgomery Jr. of Kingsport as a judge for the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals, Eastern Section.

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Some 'closely guarded' recipes may have changed over time

Some 'closely guarded' recipes may have changed over time

August 26th, 2013 5:19 pm by CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry Writer

ATLANTA — Coca-Cola keeps the recipe for its 127-year-old soda inside an imposing steel vault that’s bathed in red security lights. Several cameras monitor the area to make sure the fizzy formula stays a secret.

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Western leaders mull military response in Syria

Western leaders mull military response in Syria

August 26th, 2013 3:38 pm by LORI HINNANT, Associated Press

Secretary of State John Kerry says chemical weapons were used in Syria, accuses President Bashar Assad of destroying evidence, and says the U.S. has additional information about the attack and will soon make it public.

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Tree Board gives Hawkins courthouse spruce a temporary reprieve

Tree Board gives Hawkins courthouse spruce a temporary reprieve

August 26th, 2013 3:22 pm by Jeff Bobo

On Monday the Tree board voted 4-1 to reject a formal request from the Hawkins County Commission’s Buildings Committee seeking permission to remove the spruce, and leave that area of the courthouse lawn open.

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Rogersville businessman indicted for reckless vehicular homicide from 2012 wreck

Rogersville businessman indicted for reckless vehicular homicide from 2012 wreck

August 26th, 2013 2:52 pm by Jeff Bobo

One of Rogersville's leading businessmen and developers was indicted Monday by the Hawkins County Grand Jury on charges including reckless vehicular homicide stemming from a June 11, 2012 accident.

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Second suspect arrested in death of WWII veteran

Second suspect arrested in death of WWII veteran

August 26th, 2013 2:11 pm by NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press

Spokane Police on Monday arrested a second teen suspect in last week's beating death of an 88-year-old World War II veteran who authorities say likely fought back against his attackers.

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Kingsport motorcycle rider killed in head-on crash on Kingsport Hwy. near Washington/Sullivan Co. line

Kingsport motorcycle rider killed in head-on crash on Kingsport Hwy. near Washington/Sullivan Co. line

August 26th, 2013 11:54 am by NET News Service

A Kingsport motorcyclist was killed Sunday afternoon when an oncoming vehicle hit him head on in Gray.

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