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'Malicious' vandals continue Stone Drive offensive

'Malicious' vandals continue Stone Drive offensive

October 8th, 2014 3:16 pm by Rain Smith

Less than a week after announcing a reward for information in a string of Stone Drive vandalisms — which inflicted more than $7,000 worth of damage — Kingsport police say additional businesses have now had windows shattered on their property.

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Neglect suspect 'forgot' infant in vehicle while eating breakfast

Neglect suspect 'forgot' infant in vehicle while eating breakfast

October 8th, 2014 1:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

CHURCH HILL — A man accused of leaving his 5-month-old baby alone inside a vehicle at a Food City parking lot for 22 minutes while he went in for breakfast has a trial date set for later this month.

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1st Ebola patient diagnosed in the US has died

1st Ebola patient diagnosed in the US has died

October 8th, 2014 1:03 pm by NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press

The first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States died in a Dallas hospital Wednesday, a little more than a week after his diagnosis exposed gaps in the nation's defenses against the disease and set off a scramble to track down anyone exposed to him.

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Scott County rockslide triggers crash, closes road

Scott County rockslide triggers crash, closes road

October 8th, 2014 10:13 am by Marci Gore

The rockslide occurred on Route 619 about three miles from the intersection of East Jackson Street and Reed Hollow Road, possibly as a result of the heavy rain the region has seen over the past few days.

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ETSU Student Senate denies Sex Week funding

ETSU Student Senate denies Sex Week funding

October 8th, 2014 8:00 am by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

With the denial of the request by the Feminist Majority Leadership Alliance, organizers of the sex education event will be forced to find outside funding or to reapply in hopes of changing the college's legislative body's collective mind.

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Hawkins man indicted in second home invasion, robbery

Hawkins man indicted in second home invasion, robbery

October 8th, 2014 7:00 am by Jeff Bobo

The Aug. 9 arrest of a man accused in a home invasion and robbery on Tranbarger Road in Hawkins County helped Church Hill police identify the suspect in a similar crime that occurred nearly a month earlier.

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Rogersville attorney censured, ordered to reimburse client $5,000

Rogersville attorney censured, ordered to reimburse client $5,000

October 8th, 2014 6:20 am by Jeff Bobo

Rogersville attorney Renfro Blackburn "Buddy" Baird III was censured Monday by the Tennessee Supreme Court as a result of his guilty plea to several violations pertaining to a complaint filed by one client last year.

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Tennessee officials say they are prepared in event Ebola reaches state

Tennessee officials say they are prepared in event Ebola reaches state

October 7th, 2014 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

"I have great confidence in this state to respond to this or any other threat," said Dr. John Dreyzehner "I can't speculate whether it will happen in Tennessee, I hope not, but hope is not a plan."

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Wellmont Medical Associates named Acclaim Award honoree

Wellmont Medical Associates named Acclaim Award honoree

October 7th, 2014 8:00 pm by Hank Hayes

WMA, a physician-led, professionally managed entity, was one of only three organizations in the country to be recognized in 2014. This status comes a year after the organization received Level 3 certification

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Rogersville businessman convicted on lesser homicide count from 2012 wreck

Rogersville businessman convicted on lesser homicide count from 2012 wreck

October 7th, 2014 7:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

It took less than an hour for a Hawkins County jury to find Rogersville businessman Roger Dale Stewart guilty on three felony counts including criminally negligent homicide for a 2012 crash that caused the death of an 84-year-old woman.

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