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Man accused of Bean Station pharmacy shootings indicted

Man accused of Bean Station pharmacy shootings indicted

September 10th, 2013 8:25 am by Associated Press

RUTLEDGE, Tenn. (AP) — A former police officer accused of killing two people during a drugstore robbery has been indicted by a grand jury.

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New wife charged with pushing husband off cliff

New wife charged with pushing husband off cliff

September 10th, 2013 8:21 am by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press

They were newlyweds, but she was having second thoughts about the 8-day-old marriage, court documents say.

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Sullivan school board extends Yennie's contract, opposes teacher licensure decision

Sullivan school board extends Yennie's contract, opposes teacher licensure decision

September 9th, 2013 10:48 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — In a 5-2 vote, Sullivan County’s school board has extended the contract of Director of Schools Jubal Yennie until 2017.

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Plan could be ‘significant breakthrough’ with Syria

Plan could be ‘significant breakthrough’ with Syria

September 9th, 2013 10:44 pm by JULIE PACE, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — In a rapid and remarkable chain of events, Syria welcomed the idea of turning over all of its chemical weapons for destruction.

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Former Coeburn officer files lawsuit over dismissal

Former Coeburn officer files lawsuit over dismissal

September 9th, 2013 8:47 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE — A former Coeburn policewoman has alleged she was wrongfully fired in a lawsuit filed against the town, three of the town’s elected officials and a former town manager.

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Hawkins Jail visitor becomes inmate following marijuana bust

Hawkins Jail visitor becomes inmate following marijuana bust

September 9th, 2013 8:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Hawkins County deputies allegedly seized 18 grams of marijuana Friday afternoon from a Surgoinsville woman who’d apparently come to the Hawkins County Jail with a friend on visitors day.

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Scott traffic stop nets DUI, drug charges against Hawkins woman

Scott traffic stop nets DUI, drug charges against Hawkins woman

September 9th, 2013 8:40 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Tennessee woman is facing several charges for alleged drunk driving and drug possession following a routine traffic stop last week in Gate City.

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Road show introduces budding Tennessee entrepreneurs to potential investors

Road show introduces budding Tennessee entrepreneurs to potential investors

September 9th, 2013 8:22 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Big ideas were inside the big bus rolling into the parking lot at Eastman Chemical Co.’s corporate headquarters on Monday morning.

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Region’s schools rank high  on ACT

Region’s schools rank high on ACT

September 9th, 2013 7:54 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Kingsport City Schools ranks as the fourth highest achieving district in the Volunteer State, according to a recent release of statewide ACT scores by district by the Tennessee Department of Education.

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Historic Rogersville park named certified arboretum by state

Historic Rogersville park named certified arboretum by state

September 9th, 2013 7:26 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A historic Rogersville park that is the final resting place of Davy Crockett’s grandparents and the city’s founding father now has another noteworthy distinction.

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