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Kingsport police warning against local phone scam

Kingsport police warning against local phone scam

February 3rd, 2014 2:50 pm by Nick Shepherd

Kingsport police are issuing a warning about a phone scam in which people are told they have received a red light citation and can pay with a credit card over the phone.

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Funeral and casket outlets are heading to the mall

Funeral and casket outlets are heading to the mall

February 3rd, 2014 2:45 pm by JOHN ROGERS, Associated Press

We eat there, buy our clothes there and some people suspect teenagers may actually live there. So perhaps it was just a matter of time until funeral homes began moving into the local shopping mall.

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Convicted murderer escapes from Michigan prison

Convicted murderer escapes from Michigan prison

February 3rd, 2014 2:40 pm by Associated Press

A man convicted in four murders two decades ago is at large after he escaped from a Michigan prison disguised as a prison worker and abducted a woman who fled his grips when he stopped for gas in Indiana, authorities said Monday.

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Former employee charged with vandalizing business

Former employee charged with vandalizing business

February 3rd, 2014 11:20 am by Nick Shepherd

A former employee of a Sullivan County restaurant has been charged with burglary and vandalism of the restaurant after she broke the glass in a door, according to a press release.

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Willing to say 'YES": Women's hall of fame honors ETSU Vice President

Willing to say 'YES": Women's hall of fame honors ETSU Vice President

February 3rd, 2014 10:19 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Dr. Wilsie Bishop has never been one to shy away from a challenge. Perhaps that’s due to her upbringing on a 400-acre farm in central Virginia — a farm managed by her mother.

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Pedestrian struck by car on Stone Drive

Pedestrian struck by car on Stone Drive

February 3rd, 2014 10:02 am by Nick Shepherd

A Kingsport man was struck by a car while he was attempting to cross a street, according to a police report.

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NYC, Calif. bills show fight to protect caregivers

NYC, Calif. bills show fight to protect caregivers

February 3rd, 2014 9:58 am by JIM FITZGERALD, Associated Press

If you're punished at work because you need time to take your child to the doctor or talk to your confused elderly mother, you might be out of luck.

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Most seek more time in NJ traffic jam subpoenas

Most seek more time in NJ traffic jam subpoenas

February 3rd, 2014 9:57 am by ANGELA DELLI SANTI, Associated Press; GEOFF MULVIHILL, Associated Press

Twenty people and organizations close to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are due to turn over emails, text messages and other documents involving an apparent vindictive plot to block traffic

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Philly, other cities want to host Super Bowl

Philly, other cities want to host Super Bowl

February 3rd, 2014 9:55 am by ROB MAADDI, AP Pro Football Writer

Now that the first New York/New Jersey Super Bowl was a smashing success for everyone except the Denver Broncos and their fans, NFL owners in other cold-weather cities are sure to be lining up to try to bring the Big Game to their stadiums.

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Sword threat prompts Kingsport man's arrest

Sword threat prompts Kingsport man's arrest

February 3rd, 2014 9:50 am by Nick Shepherd

A Kingsport man was arrested on Saturday after allegedly threatening a man with a large sword, according to a police report.

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