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Man fires muzzleloader on hunter

Man fires muzzleloader on hunter

October 3rd, 2014 1:04 pm by Rain Smith

A man told police that he was leaving a property on Bristol Caverns Highway — where he had been given permission to hunt — when an individual yelled and accused him of not having a hunting license.

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Kingsport ambush suspect allegedly assaults police

Kingsport ambush suspect allegedly assaults police

October 3rd, 2014 10:20 am by Rain Smith

A suspect in last week's ambush robbery at a Kingsport apartment complex — where the victim was reportedly held at gunpoint and made to strip off his clothing — has been arrested after allegedly wielding a knife on police outside of a hospital.

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Colorado school board keeps eye on history changes after student protests across the state

Colorado school board keeps eye on history changes after student protests across the state

October 3rd, 2014 9:51 am by COLLEEN SLEVIN, Associated Press

The plan called for a review to make sure materials "promote citizenship, patriotism, essentials and benefits of the free-market system, respect for authority and respect for individual rights."

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Local hospitals set for Ebola

Local hospitals set for Ebola

October 3rd, 2014 9:38 am by Tony Casey, NET News Service

East Tennessee State University's Dr. Wael Shams said he believes there will be more confirmed cases of the Ebola virus in the United States, but this country is better prepared for the virus than any other place on the planet.

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Hawkins BOE approves new $669,480 wastewater plant for Cherokee

Hawkins BOE approves new $669,480 wastewater plant for Cherokee

October 3rd, 2014 7:00 am by Jeff Bobo

School maintenance director Shannon Glass told the board the old plant is currently functioning, albeit "in a state of disrepair."

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Turkey approves military operations in Iraq, Syria

Turkey approves military operations in Iraq, Syria

October 2nd, 2014 10:27 pm by Associated Press

The move opens the way for Turkey, a NATO member with a large and modern military, to play a more robust role in the U.S-led coalition against the Sunni militants. However, Turkey has yet to define what that role might be.

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Bluff City fined for multiple water violations

Bluff City fined for multiple water violations

October 2nd, 2014 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Bluff City was ordered to pay $11,960 to the Division of Water Resources after the city failed to monitor for certain chemicals in the last quarter of 2013 and the first quarter of 2014.

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Under Armour facility to create 1,500 jobs

Under Armour facility to create 1,500 jobs

October 2nd, 2014 6:00 pm by Associated Press

Athletic apparel maker Under Armour says it will build a new distribution center in suburban Nashville.

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Gate City students file lawsuit against assistant principal

Gate City students file lawsuit against assistant principal

October 2nd, 2014 4:07 pm by Nick Shepherd

According to papers filed in Scott County court, ongoing issues with Brent Roberts culminated at a football game when he suspected the boys of using alcohol and tobacco during last Friday's football game, then angrily confronted them "with actual malice."

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Junk in the trunk? Alleged thieves nabbed while toting new heat pump

Junk in the trunk? Alleged thieves nabbed while toting new heat pump

October 2nd, 2014 2:18 pm by Rain Smith

Wednesday's unorthodox hauling of a heat pump — which police spotted protruding from the trunk of a 1995 Oldsmobile Cutlass — has spurred the arrest of alleged thieves on their way to a Sullivan County scrap yard.

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