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59 complaints filed over Greene County meeting

59 complaints filed over Greene County meeting

August 8th, 2014 7:00 pm by Associated Press

Office of Open Records counsel Elisha Hodge told the Associated Press that it's the most complaints she's ever gotten about a single meeting.

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Traffic stop results in arrest for possession of pills, syringe

Traffic stop results in arrest for possession of pills, syringe

August 8th, 2014 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man who was stopped by police early Friday morning after nearly causing a vehicular accident in Allandale was allegedly found to be in possession of a syringe and 10 oxycodone pills.

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New Tenn. distribution center to bring 700 jobs

New Tenn. distribution center to bring 700 jobs

August 8th, 2014 5:00 pm by Associated Press

Company executives said in a statement on Friday that the 1.6 million square foot distribution center in Cookeville would support continued growth for the Katy, Texas-based sporting goods retailer. It will be the company's third distribution center.

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False bomb threat reported at Cherokee High School

False bomb threat reported at Cherokee High School

August 8th, 2014 4:43 pm by Jeff Bobo

It may have been intended as a prank, but the person who posted a false bomb threat at Cherokee High School Friday afternoon could be facing a felony charge.

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Kingsport teens face several charges after traffic stop for reckless driving

Kingsport teens face several charges after traffic stop for reckless driving

August 8th, 2014 4:06 pm by Jeff Bobo

"While detained in the cruiser Blake (Williams) began beating his face against the glass, yelling and screaming obscenities toward officers," Nash said.

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Airstrikes undertaken as US re-engages in Iraq

Airstrikes undertaken as US re-engages in Iraq

August 8th, 2014 3:00 pm by JULIE PACE and ROBERT BURNS, Associated Press

Pentagon press secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby said that two F/A-18 jets dropped 500-pound bombs on a piece of artillery and the truck towing it.

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Hawkins man charged with cruelty for allegedly leaving dog in vehicle 12 hours

Hawkins man charged with cruelty for allegedly leaving dog in vehicle 12 hours

August 8th, 2014 1:16 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man was charged with cruelty to animals Thursday morning after allegedly leaving a dog locked in his truck for approximately 12 hours while he drank alcohol all night with friends.

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Trucker passed out at school intersection allegedly found with meth

Trucker passed out at school intersection allegedly found with meth

August 8th, 2014 12:33 pm by Jeff Bobo

Larry Wayne Jones of Kingsport was allegedly found passed out under the influence of meth and painkillers in the cab of a tractor trailer that was blocking a main traffic thoroughfair at Volunteer High School.

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Fighting resumes in Gaza as Israel, Hamas let cease-fire expire

Fighting resumes in Gaza as Israel, Hamas let cease-fire expire

August 8th, 2014 9:48 am by Joel Greenberg, McClatchy Washington Bureau (MCT)

Palestinian militants fired rockets at Israel and Israeli forces responded with air and artillery strikes Friday as a 72-hour cease-fire in fighting in the Gaza Strip expired without agreement on extending the lull.

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Tennessee man pleads guilty to forgery

Tennessee man pleads guilty to forgery

August 8th, 2014 9:45 am by Associated Press

A Tennessee man has pleaded guilty to two counts of forgery of the signatures of a district court judge and an officer of the U.S. District Court.

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