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Major league ballparks beef up security with metal detectors

Major league ballparks beef up security with metal detectors

April 6th, 2015 4:05 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Forget the $30 tickets, $9 beers and $16 parking charges. Baseball fans have more reason to empty their pockets, only this time of keys, mobile phones - and whatever loose change might be left - before a day at the old ball game.

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1 charged with attempted murder, 2nd at large after man found severely beaten at Kingsport hotel

1 charged with attempted murder, 2nd at large after man found severely beaten at Kingsport hotel

April 6th, 2015 4:02 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

The pair was allegedly trying to throw a woman over a balcony when the assault victim intervened.

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Crime
Blountville teen accused of raping child in Kingsport

Blountville teen accused of raping child in Kingsport

April 6th, 2015 3:55 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

The case was presented to the Sullivan County Grand Jury last week.

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From Jonesborough

April 6th, 2015 2:43 pm by Leonard Bryant

Reader Leonard Bryant sent us this photo from Jonesborough

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Clemson fraternity that held racially charged 'Cripmas' party placed on 2-year probation

Clemson fraternity that held racially charged 'Cripmas' party placed on 2-year probation

April 6th, 2015 12:51 pm by Associated Press

The fraternity's national organization was outraged by the party that had members wearing blue and red bandanas, colors of the Crips and Bloods, throwing up gang hand symbols and wearing T-shirts with images of the late rapper Tupac Shakur.

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ETSU's ROTC earns top national awards from Pershing Rifles Society

ETSU's ROTC earns top national awards from Pershing Rifles Society - VIDEO

April 6th, 2015 10:06 am by Contributed to the Press

East Tennessee State University's Army ROTC cadets began training two years ago.

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Legally carried gun accidentally fires at Easter vigil Mass

Legally carried gun accidentally fires at Easter vigil Mass

April 6th, 2015 10:00 am by Associated Press

Police aren't identifying the gun owner, who was grazed by the bullet.

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Community Columns Community Voices
Easter brings back many happy childhood memories

Easter brings back many happy childhood memories

April 6th, 2015 9:53 am by Bonnie Simmerman, Community Voices Columnist

When I was a child, I did not get elaborate Easter baskets supposedly brought by the Easter Bunny.

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Opinion
Learn to do your part to help prevent child abuse

Learn to do your part to help prevent child abuse

April 6th, 2015 9:41 am by Johnson City Press

Unfortunately, this is a problem that we see nearly every day in every community in this country.

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Opinion
Should alcohol be banned for repeat DUI offenders in Tennessee?

Should alcohol be banned for repeat DUI offenders in Tennessee?

April 6th, 2015 9:26 am by Johnson City Press

Tennessee lawmakers are debating a bill to ban the sale of alcohol to anyone with three or more convictions of driving under the influence.

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