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A little heaven in Church Hill: Tate in 44th year as Bible school director at Church Hill FBC

A little heaven in Church Hill: Tate in 44th year as Bible school director at Church Hill FBC - VIDEO

June 4th, 2015 8:35 pm by Jeff Bobo

"In Bible school I can talk about the love of Jesus and maybe affect a child's eternity." -- Glenda Tate

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Jerry-rigged contraption catching water at Kingsport post office

Jerry-rigged contraption catching water at Kingsport post office

June 4th, 2015 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Hoses have been attached to the tarpaulins to drain the collected water and are running to a small, garbage-bag-lined container sitting in the floor. It's been this way for several weeks now. Sounds like a leaky roof.

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Former teacher indicted in prison cell phone smuggling scheme

Former teacher indicted in prison cell phone smuggling scheme

June 4th, 2015 6:44 pm by Staff Report

Pamela Rogers was released from prison in 2012 after serving more than six years for sexual battery by an authority figure and exploitation of a minor by electronic means involving one of her students out of Warren County

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Markups on cigarettes, wine, milk decried as hidden tax hike

Markups on cigarettes, wine, milk decried as hidden tax hike

June 4th, 2015 6:30 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

"Product prices should be set based on what consumers are willing to pay and what retailers are willing to charge. Government has no business taking more money from consumers by force of law and handing it over to retailers," he said

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Ethics complaints filed over alleged Hawkins Sunshine Law violations

Ethics complaints filed over alleged Hawkins Sunshine Law violations

June 4th, 2015 5:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Ethics complaints have been filed in the Hawkins County Mayor's office against three county commissioners who allegedly met for breakfast prior to the April 27 commission meeting and discussed an ambulance issue

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Teen allegedly sinks stolen Cadillac in river after finding keys inside

Teen allegedly sinks stolen Cadillac in river after finding keys inside

June 4th, 2015 2:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police say it was a crime of opportunity for a Church Hill teen earlier this week who allegedly found the keys inside a Cadillac Escalade, and drove the vehicle off a boat ramp into the Holston River.

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Appalachia gripped by hepatitis C epidemic, bracing for HIV

Appalachia gripped by hepatitis C epidemic, bracing for HIV

June 4th, 2015 10:01 am by CLAIRE GALOFARO, Associated Press

In a study last month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that hepatitis C cases across four Appalachian states - Kentucky, Tennessee, West Virginia and Virginia - more than tripled between 2006 and 2012.

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Former Memphis officer charged with murder of wife

Former Memphis officer charged with murder of wife

June 4th, 2015 10:00 am by Associated Press

The Shelby County district attorney's office says 34-year-old Jaselyn Grant was off-duty when she killed 29-year-old Keara Crowder during a domestic argument on Nov. 19 in their Shelby County home.

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Missouri murders highlight dangers of leaving abusive situations

Missouri murders highlight dangers of leaving abusive situations

June 4th, 2015 9:59 am by By Tony Rizzo, The Kansas City Star (TNS)

Less than a month after she got away from the man who abused her and confined her in a wooden box, Sandra Sutton and her 17-year-old son were found shot to death inside a relative's home in Clinton, Mo.

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GOP victory on Obamacare could hurt party in 2016, report suggests

GOP victory on Obamacare could hurt party in 2016, report suggests

June 4th, 2015 9:58 am by By Sahil Kapur and David Knowles, Bloomberg News (TNS)

If Republicans get their way at the Supreme Court this month and wipe out Obamacare premium subsidies for millions of Americans, the ensuing damage to their party in 2016 swing states could be significant.

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