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Two men arrested after police find drugs, syringes, 16-year-old runaway girl

Two men arrested after police find drugs, syringes, 16-year-old runaway girl

April 11th, 2014 1:40 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County deputies arrested two young adult males Monday after they were allegedly found in possession of drugs, syringes, and paraphernalia, living in a recreational vehicle with 16-year-old runaway female.

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Tip on contraband drop-off leads to multiple charges

Tip on contraband drop-off leads to multiple charges

April 11th, 2014 1:05 pm by Nick Shepherd

Information about a contraband drop-off at the Sullivan County Jail led to a woman being arrested on multiple charges, according to a press release.

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Financial disclosures show Venable doubled Godsey in contributions

Financial disclosures show Venable doubled Godsey in contributions

April 11th, 2014 12:31 pm by J. H. Osborne

In just five weeks, Richard Venable received more than twice the amount of campaign contributions as Sullivan County Mayor Steve Godsey received during a 10-week period, public records on file with the Sullivan County Election Commission show.

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Pelvis 'thrusting' cited in assault on drinking buddies

Pelvis 'thrusting' cited in assault on drinking buddies

April 11th, 2014 9:56 am by Rain Smith

When one woman "got sick" after a night at the bar — and a female friend assisted her by "holding her hair" — their male acquaintance started "calling them names" and "thrusting his pelvis."

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10 killed as bus, truck carrying students collide

10 killed as bus, truck carrying students collide

April 11th, 2014 9:19 am by CHANNING JOSEPH, Associated Press; FENIT NIRAPPIL, Associated Press

A FedEx tractor-trailer crossed over a grassy median on a Northern California freeway and slammed into a bus carrying more than 40 high school students in an explosive crash that left 10 people dead, authorities said.

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Tennessee teen hit by car while changing tire dies

Tennessee teen hit by car while changing tire dies

April 11th, 2014 9:18 am by Associated Press

A 13-year-old boy who was trying to change a flat tire alongside Interstate 24 in Smyrna has died after being struck by a hit-and-run driver.

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Ex-principal fires back after being cut from finalists list in Hawkins

Ex-principal fires back after being cut from finalists list in Hawkins

April 11th, 2014 12:31 am by Jeff Bobo

In a written statement, Dr. William Royal told the Times-News that some members of the Hawkins County Board of Education are more interested in "tag lines" during their campaigning and tenure than providing students with the best education possible.

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BMA meets  two finalists  for Kingsport city manager

BMA meets two finalists for Kingsport city manager

April 11th, 2014 12:13 am by Matthew Lane

Thursday afternoon the entire BMA held hourlong interview sessions with two city manager finalists — Sue McLaughlin (the interim city administrator of Lincoln, Ill.) and Russell Hawes (the former city administrator of Simpsonville, S.C.).

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Photo Gallery: Pedestrian Bridges of Scott County

April 10th, 2014 8:37 pm by Wes Bunch

Times News' Wes Bunch tours the swinging bridges of Scott County.

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Kathleen Sebelius resigning from top HHS post

Kathleen Sebelius resigning from top HHS post

April 10th, 2014 8:07 pm by Associated Press

Her resignation comes as the White House seeks to rebound from the politically damaging launch of the Affordable Care Act. But it could also set the stage for a contentious election-year confirmation hearing to replace her.

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