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AEP files for decrease in rates

AEP files for decrease in rates

July 23rd, 2013 9:30 am by Staff Report

The company is requesting an overall decrease of about 1.3 percent in electric rates effective Sept. 1.

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NYC airport fully reopens after jet's hard landing

NYC airport fully reopens after jet's hard landing

July 23rd, 2013 9:00 am by VERENA DOBNIK, Associated Press

The nose gear of Southwest Airlines flight 345 arriving from Nashville, Tenn., collapsed Monday right after the plane touched down on the runway, officials said.

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Hawkins County commissioners won’t meet in Mount Carmel

Hawkins County commissioners won’t meet in Mount Carmel

July 23rd, 2013 7:03 am by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Having spent more than $2.3 million on the Hawkins County Courthouse renovation, a majority of the county commissioners still aren’t willing to hold monthly meetings somewhere else.

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Hawkins County commissioners reject proposal calling for  ID badges

Hawkins County commissioners reject proposal calling for ID badges

July 23rd, 2013 6:22 am by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — “Badges?” Hawkins County commissioners said Monday they don’t need no stinking badges — although the reason some gave for their opposition was apparently based on a misunderstanding.

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Church Hill blacksmith turns  scrap steel into unique knives

Church Hill blacksmith turns scrap steel into unique knives

July 22nd, 2013 11:02 pm by George Thwaites

CHURCH HILL — If Steven Ball had a hammer, he’d hammer in the morning. He’d hammer in the evening. As a matter of fact, he has a hammer and that’s pretty much what he does with it.

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Kingsport teen turns himself in after allegedly striking Weber City business owner

Kingsport teen turns himself in after allegedly striking Weber City business owner

July 22nd, 2013 9:38 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Kingsport teen who allegedly dropped his wallet at a Scott County market after assaulting its owner during a theft turned himself in to authorities after learning he was wanted by police.

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Jonesborough man’s body found in creek near Cherokee casino

Jonesborough man’s body found in creek near Cherokee casino

July 22nd, 2013 9:17 pm by Associated Press

CHEROKEE, N.C. — Authorities are investigating the discovery of a man’s body in a creek near Harrah’s Cherokee Hotel and Casino in western North Carolina.

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Kingsport flood relief telethon scheduled for Tuesday

Kingsport flood relief telethon scheduled for Tuesday

July 22nd, 2013 8:53 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Flood relief dollars began arriving in the downtown area Monday while volunteers and business owners continued cleaning up.

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Plane’s front gear collapses in LaGuardia landing

Plane’s front gear collapses in LaGuardia landing

July 22nd, 2013 8:25 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK — The front landing gear of a flight arriving at New York’s LaGuardia Airport collapsed Monday shortly after the plane touched down on the runway, leaving several people with injuries, officials said.

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Hawkins woman allegedly fires at seven people, including children, for turning around in driveway

Hawkins woman allegedly fires at seven people, including children, for turning around in driveway

July 22nd, 2013 2:42 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE —A Virginia couple who took their five children on an outing at Bays Mountain Park Sunday afternoon were greeted with gunfire shortly after crossing the Hawkins County line in an attempt to take a scenic route home.

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