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Game of Chance: Pierce makes big impact for Hilltoppers

Game of Chance: Pierce makes big impact for Hilltoppers

November 5th, 2013 7:49 pm by Trey Williams

Chance Pierce helped Science Hill football turn the corner against Dobyns-Bennett in Friday's 35-24 win in Kingsport. He rushed 17 times for 148 yards, including 96 in the second half, as the Hilltoppers ended a 19-game skid against the Indians.

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Inmate dies at Kingsport jail

Inmate dies at Kingsport jail

November 5th, 2013 5:31 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A man arrested Monday by Kingsport police — accused of breaking items and acting erraticly on a stranger's patio, then resisting responding officers — has since died while being held in the city jail.

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Tickets to go on sale for Science Hill playoff game

Tickets to go on sale for Science Hill playoff game

November 5th, 2013 5:23 pm by Contributed

Tickets for Science Hill High School's first-round football playoff game set for Friday night against Farragut will be available starting Wednesday with season ticket holders.

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Jonesborough man accused of using motorcycle to force driver off road in Gray

Jonesborough man accused of using motorcycle to force driver off road in Gray

November 5th, 2013 2:38 pm by Becky Campbell

Dakota M. Sparks was charged with reckless endangerment with the use of a deadly weapon after the incident on Gray Station Road near Sulphur Springs Road.

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Deputies report finding meth components after 11E traffic stop; 2 charged

Deputies report finding meth components after 11E traffic stop; 2 charged

November 5th, 2013 2:19 pm by Staff Report

A traffic stop led Washington County Sheriff's deputies Monday to arrest two Limestone residents on meth charges after finding drain cleaner and other components used to make the drug.

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Update: Woman trapped in vehicle after crash at University Parkway and State of Franklin

Update: Woman trapped in vehicle after crash at University Parkway and State of Franklin

November 5th, 2013 1:36 pm by Becky Campbell

A rescue worker used a cutting tool to free an entrapped Unicoi woman from her vehicle following a three-vehicle crash on University Parkway Tuesday afternoon.

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Update: Tri-Cities Airport website reporting no delays after plane veers off runway

Update: Tri-Cities Airport website reporting no delays after plane veers off runway

November 5th, 2013 12:12 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Airline officials made an announcement at approximately 12:30 p.m. that the airport will be closed for at least two hours.

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Fall's last blast of color

November 5th, 2013 12:07 pm by Lee Talbert

Press Photo Editor Lee Talbert captured these images of autumn leaves giving Northeast Tennessee one last vivid display of glory.

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Healthcare.glitch? U.S. health official says controversial Obamacare website can now process 17K registrants per hour

Healthcare.glitch? U.S. health official says controversial Obamacare website can now process 17K registrants per hour

November 5th, 2013 11:57 am by Associated Press

Marilyn Tavenner, head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, said the site has improved since its widely panned launch a month ago.

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Police: Nurse shot nursing home resident to death, then killed herself

Police: Nurse shot nursing home resident to death, then killed herself

November 5th, 2013 11:44 am by Associated Press

It appears the 42-year-old licensed practical nurse brought a semi-automatic handgun to her Monday night shift.

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