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TBI: Man voted in Bristol election despite not living in city for 6 years; charged with felony

TBI: Man voted in Bristol election despite not living in city for 6 years; charged with felony

November 4th, 2013 5:11 pm by Staff Report

In May, the Sullivan County administrator of elections brought information to the 2ndJudicial District Attorney General who requested a TBI investigation.

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Fire destroys vacant Roan Mountain house

Fire destroys vacant Roan Mountain house

November 4th, 2013 5:02 pm by John Thompson

The fire's origin point could not be determined because of the excessive damage caused by the fire.

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NASA study says Earth has lookalikes ... 8.8 billion of them

NASA study says Earth has lookalikes ... 8.8 billion of them

November 4th, 2013 4:47 pm by Associated Press

The planets are about the size of Earth, orbit stars just like our sun and exist in the Goldilocks zone — not too hot and not too cold for life.

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Update: Man who drove into empty pool told deputy he was 'drowning'

Update: Man who drove into empty pool told deputy he was 'drowning'

November 4th, 2013 4:32 pm by Becky Campbell

A deputy found Nathan Miller standing beside his 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee.

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Halloween drive-by mooners spotted in Kingsport

Halloween drive-by mooners spotted in Kingsport

November 4th, 2013 4:15 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Dodge pickup on West Stone Drive was "all over the road," according to a caller.

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Report: NE Tennessee man found passed out with crying baby; assault, neglect charges filed

Report: NE Tennessee man found passed out with crying baby; assault, neglect charges filed

November 4th, 2013 3:55 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Ronald Shane Allison was accused of choking, cutting and kicking his girlfriend.

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Daniel Boone Junior ROTC wins North Carolina competition

Daniel Boone Junior ROTC wins North Carolina competition

November 4th, 2013 3:46 pm by Staff Reports

The Daniel Boone High School Marine Corps Junior ROTC unit was the overall winner of the third annual Drill and Rifle Competition in Statesville, N.C., on Saturday, the school said in a news release.

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Woman charged with attempted neglect after child found in vehicle during DUI arrest

Woman charged with attempted neglect after child found in vehicle during DUI arrest

November 4th, 2013 3:44 pm by John Thompson

Carter County Sheriff's Deputy Sarah McWhirter said she was on patrol on Wilbur Dam Road at 2:15 a.m., when she noticed a GMC Sonoma moving erratically.

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Robert Houk

J.C. envy could lead to more ‘McMansions’ in Kingsport

November 4th, 2013 11:35 am by Robert Houk

Deciding how local government should best use its precious tax dollars always makes for a good debate.

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That's alright Mama: Beagle named Elvis to help zoo detect polar bear pregnancies

That's alright Mama: Beagle named Elvis to help zoo detect polar bear pregnancies

November 4th, 2013 11:32 am by Associated Press

The 2-year-old has been specially trained for a year by a Kansas handler who has taught dogs to sniff out everything from explosives to bed bugs.

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