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$50,000 in fines, 20 years without pets for Tenn. couple

$50,000 in fines, 20 years without pets for Tenn. couple

July 23rd, 2013 11:47 am by Associated Press

SOMERVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A court in West Tennessee has fined a couple $50,000 and ordered them to have no pets for 20 years.

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KPD searches for alleged car thief who led high speed chase

KPD searches for alleged car thief who led high speed chase

July 23rd, 2013 11:05 am by Nick Shepherd

Kingsport police are looking for a man who ditched one car after a high speed chase, then stole another car from the parking lot of a local business.

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Police: Men busted while transporting synthetic drugs into Virginia

Police: Men busted while transporting synthetic drugs into Virginia

July 23rd, 2013 10:46 am by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Four men have been arrested in Scott County after 30 pounds of synthetic marijuana, over 200 grams of bath salts and a handgun were allegedly found in their vehicle during a traffic stop.

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Jury finds Ware not guilty on first-degree murder charges

Jury finds Ware not guilty on first-degree murder charges

July 23rd, 2013 10:11 am by Nick Shepherd

A jury has found Leslie Ware Jr. not guilty on first-degree murder charges stemming from a 2005 double murder.

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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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