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SCSO to be featured in TV series

SCSO to be featured in TV series

February 11th, 2014 3:03 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Cable television viewers across America will have the opportunity to observe some of the inner workings of Sullivan County police, via a new documentary series planned for the National Geographic Channel.

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Obama signs emergency declaration for Georgia

Obama signs emergency declaration for Georgia

February 11th, 2014 1:09 pm by CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY, Associated Press

In a dire warning Tuesday, forecasters said a "catastrophic" winter storm threatened to bring a thick layer of ice to Georgia and other parts of the South, causing widespread power outages that could leave people in the dark for days.

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GOP to advance 'clean' debt limit increase

GOP to advance 'clean' debt limit increase

February 11th, 2014 1:08 pm by ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press

In a concession to President Barack Obama and Democratic lawmakers, House Speaker John Boehner said Tuesday the House will vote to increase the government's borrowing cap without trying to attach conditions sought by some Republicans.

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Police arrest suspect in Kingsport kidnapping, robbery

Police arrest suspect in Kingsport kidnapping, robbery

February 11th, 2014 12:31 pm by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — Police have arrested a man wanted in multiple felonies — including the armed robbery of a man who was hogtied and the burglary of several cars while their owners were attending church.

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Update: HCSO arrests dozens of drug suspects in 'Operation Be Mine ...' roundup

February 11th, 2014 10:47 am by Jeff Bobo

Nearly three dozen suspected Hawkins County drug offenders went to bed Monday night unaware they would be awakened Tuesday morning with an early Valentine’s Day present from Sheriff Ronnie Lawson.

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Delta, U.S. Airways cancel flights ahead of storm, TCRA announces

Delta, U.S. Airways cancel flights ahead of storm, TCRA announces

February 11th, 2014 10:09 am by Hank Hayes

Tri-Cities Regional Airport reported today that U.S. Airways and Delta have cancelled many flights ahead of the winter storm approaching the Southeast.

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Kingsport siblings making a splash in Hollywood

Kingsport siblings making a splash in Hollywood

February 11th, 2014 8:33 am by Jessica Fischer

Tune in to ABC’s “The Goldbergs” tonight and you might recognize a familiar face. Kingsport native Stephanie Katherine Grant recently landed a role on the sitcom, playing the lead character's best friend, Emmy 'Muscles' Mirsky.

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NWS issues winter storm warning for Wednesday

NWS issues winter storm warning for Wednesday

February 11th, 2014 7:47 am by Staff Report

Early predictions call for widespread accumulations of between four and six inches, though forecasters warn there is still some uncertainty concerning the storm's exact path and strength.

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Update: Package explodes, killing Tenn. lawyer at home

Update: Package explodes, killing Tenn. lawyer at home

February 11th, 2014 6:40 am by Associated Press

?LEBANON, Tenn. (AP) — Police said 74-year-old Jon Setzer was killed and 72-year-old Marion Setzer was in critical condition at Vanderbilt University Hospital on Tuesday.

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Reports detail pilots heading to wrong airports

Reports detail pilots heading to wrong airports

February 10th, 2014 10:53 pm by JOAN LOWY, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — At a time when a cellphone can guide you to your driveway, commercial pilots attempt to land at the wrong airport more often than most passengers realize or government officials admit.

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