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Retired judge defending Hawkins court clerk says she will be vindicated

Retired judge defending Hawkins court clerk says she will be vindicated

February 4th, 2014 6:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Retired Hawkins County circuit judge Kindall Lawson told the Times-News Tuesday that in 40 years on the bench he never heard of a clerk being arrested for failing to meet the staffing request of a judge.

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Long winter brings salt shortage, steeper prices

Long winter brings salt shortage, steeper prices

February 4th, 2014 5:39 pm by Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Cities have already gone through most of their salt well ahead of the time they traditionally really need it — when the coldest part of winter gives way to temperatures just warm enough to turn snow into freezing rain and sleet.

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Video: Burglars raid Starbucks inside Kingsport hospital

Video: Burglars raid Starbucks inside Kingsport hospital

February 4th, 2014 3:54 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport police are searching for a man and woman believed to have burglarized Starbucks in Holston Valley Medical Center, making away with food and beverages.

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Man breaks window to escape woman's advances

Man breaks window to escape woman's advances

February 4th, 2014 3:39 pm by Rain Smith

A deputy found a man "covered in blood" along a Rogersville road. The man said he was in a car with a woman who began hitting him, enraged after he "refused to be her boyfriend."

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Magistrate who changed Tenn. baby's name replaced

Magistrate who changed Tenn. baby's name replaced

February 4th, 2014 3:08 pm by Associated Press

An East Tennessee magistrate has been replaced months after ordering a baby's name changed from Messiah to Martin because she believes Messiah is a title held only by Jesus Christ.

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VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY UPDATE: Crash closes westbound 11-W lanes in Rogersville

VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY UPDATE: Crash closes westbound 11-W lanes in Rogersville - VIDEO

February 4th, 2014 1:04 pm by Jeff Bobo

A single vehicle tractor trailer crash blocked westbound traffic on Highway 11-W just east of Rogersville for two hours Tuesday afternoon.

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Man charged in Bloomingdale burglaries

Man charged in Bloomingdale burglaries

February 4th, 2014 12:29 pm by Nick Shepherd

According to multiple affidavits filed with Kingsport General Sessions Court, Matthew S. Blair started his crime spree on Rogers Avenue near the beginning of December.

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Target data breach pits banks against retailers

Target data breach pits banks against retailers

February 4th, 2014 8:41 am by MARCY GORDON, AP Business Writer

Banks and big retailers are locked in a debate over which industry bears more responsibility for protecting consumers' personal information.

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Court hearing set over gay marriage ban in Va.

Court hearing set over gay marriage ban in Va.

February 4th, 2014 8:37 am by BROCK VERGAKIS, Associated Press

A federal judge was set to hear arguments Tuesday on whether Virginia's ban on gay marriage should be struck down, which is the position the state's newly elected Democratic attorney general has endorsed.

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A new entitlement? The right to preschool

A new entitlement? The right to preschool

February 3rd, 2014 11:30 pm by Associated Press

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Republican governors and lawmakers who now control a majority of state capitols have been pushing aggressively to cut spending and shrink government — with one glaring exception.

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