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Photo: Truck goes down mountain off Hwy. 19E

Photo: Truck goes down mountain off Hwy. 19E

August 27th, 2013 8:41 pm by John Thompson

Workers from T & E Wrecker Service climb the steep hill to U.S. Highway 19E after attaching the towing cable to a pickup truck on Tuesday evening.

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Kingsport police cleared of excessive force in June shooting, wounded man indicted

Kingsport police cleared of excessive force in June shooting, wounded man indicted

August 27th, 2013 7:15 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A grand jury decided Tuesday that the Kingsport Police Department did not use excessive force in a June shooting.

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Lomascolo, Cards shut out Danville for sweep

Lomascolo, Cards shut out Danville for sweep

August 27th, 2013 6:54 pm by Staff Report

Nick Lomascolo threw six shutout innings and combined with two relievers on a two-hitter as the Johnson City Cardinals finished a sweep of the Danville Braves with a 2-0 win Tuesday night at Legion Field.

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Bristol race draws record ratings

Bristol race draws record ratings

August 27th, 2013 6:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Saturday’s television broadcast of the IRWIN Tools Night at Bristol Motor Speedway drew the largest audience to watch the race since ESPN and ABC returned to live NASCAR coverage in 2007.

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Carnival worker charged with raping runaway 17-year-old girl at Appalachian Fairground

Carnival worker charged with raping runaway 17-year-old girl at Appalachian Fairground

August 27th, 2013 5:00 pm by Tony Casey

A carnival worker at the Appalachian Fair was arrested Monday on charges that he had sex with an underage girl on the fairground in Gray, helped her run away from home and supplied her with drugs.

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Fire destroys camper in Carter Co. as family escapes

Fire destroys camper in Carter Co. as family escapes

August 27th, 2013 1:18 pm by John Thompson

A North Carolina family and their dog escaped from a fire that destroyed their camper over the weekend in Butler.

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Jonesborough Repertory Theatre takes on "Shrek the Musical"

Jonesborough Repertory Theatre takes on "Shrek the Musical"

August 27th, 2013 12:40 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

From reconstructing parts of the theater to custom-made costumes and an ensemble tap number, the members of the Jonesborough Repertory Theatre are pulling out all the stops for their new show, “Shrek the Musical.”

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JRT Shrek the Musical

August 27th, 2013 12:40 pm by Lee Talbert

JRT Shrek the Musical

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Sycamore Shoals Visitors Center to close on Mondays

Sycamore Shoals Visitors Center to close on Mondays

August 27th, 2013 12:33 pm by Staff Report

The change will take place after Labor Day.

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Man says he has bomb, robs University Center credit union, leaves package; area evacuated

Man says he has bomb, robs University Center credit union, leaves package; area evacuated

August 27th, 2013 12:04 pm by Knoxville News-Sentinel

The Knoxville Police Department bomb squad responded Tuesday to the University of Tennessee Carolyn P. Brown University Center after a man threatened he had a bomb and robbed a credit union inside the building.

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