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Kmart robbery suspect arrested while intoxicated at restaurant

Kmart robbery suspect arrested while intoxicated at restaurant

June 22nd, 2015 9:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

KPD officers located prescription drugs during a search of Tyler Holly. Those drugs were consistent with prescriptions stolen from Kmart pharmacy on Friday.

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South Carolina governor calls for removing Confederate flag

South Carolina governor calls for removing Confederate flag

June 22nd, 2015 8:47 pm by Associated Press

CHARLESTON, S.C. - South Carolina's governor declared Monday that the Confederate flag should be removed from the statehouse grounds.

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Governors' trade missions have uneven record of success

Governors' trade missions have uneven record of success

June 22nd, 2015 8:15 pm by DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press

Governors across the country have been packing their bags for all-expenses-paid trade missions abroad, spending taxpayer dollars on costly trips that have an uneven track record of yielding any tangible benefits for their states.

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Photos: White squirrel spotted in Kingsport

June 22nd, 2015 7:30 pm by Karlene Carter

A reader of the Kingsport Times-News sent us these pictures of a white squirrel she has seen in her back yard. Karlene Carter, who lives in Colonial Heights, sent these pictures in an email

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Home alone: Mom out shopping while 2-year-old wanders apartment complex

Home alone: Mom out shopping while 2-year-old wanders apartment complex

June 22nd, 2015 6:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

The mother of a 2-year-old girl who was found wandering outside her Church Hill apartment near a parking area with a lighter in her hand Saturday morning is facing a felony child neglect charge.

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Photo gallery: Help and Hope food pantry relocates to St. Luke UMC

June 22nd, 2015 5:30 pm by Hank Hayes

About 20 members of Mountain View United Methodist Church moved the Help and Hope Food Pantry to a larger space at St. Luke United Methodist Church on Saturday morning.

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HCSO investigating B.B. gun sniper attacks on moving vehicles

HCSO investigating B.B. gun sniper attacks on moving vehicles

June 22nd, 2015 3:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

Two B.B. gun sniper incidents were reported to the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office last Thursday, both of which took place on Rt. 70-S in the Persia community south of Rogersville.

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Hawkins men kill 3.5 foot copperhead that bit three dogs

June 22nd, 2015 12:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

Three dogs were bitten by a 42 inch long copperhead snake last Wednesday before the owners managed to beat the snake to death with sticks.

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Ghosts of Tennessee: Attorney feels driven to solve 1940 slaying of NAACP member

Ghosts of Tennessee: Attorney feels driven to solve 1940 slaying of NAACP member

June 22nd, 2015 12:00 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

"We should do everything we can do to see who killed this man," Emison said. "If there is anybody in a group that may have done it that's still living, they need to be brought to justice."

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UT joins Eastman's Innovation Network

UT joins Eastman's Innovation Network

June 22nd, 2015 11:09 am by Hank Hayes

As part of the research agreement, Eastman will provide $750,000 in funding over three years to support research endeavors between Eastman scientists and UT faculty and students.

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