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Snow heads out, rain rolls in for weekend

Snow heads out, rain rolls in for weekend

February 21st, 2015 9:43 pm by Jessica Fuller

After days of ice and snow, last week's winter storm system is finally moving out of the area. But it's leaving us with a flood watch over the weekend.

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Kingsport man sentenced for allegedly pistol whipping woman

Kingsport man sentenced for allegedly pistol whipping woman

February 21st, 2015 9:29 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET NEWS SERVICE

A Kingsport man accused of pistol whipping his girlfriend and attempting to shoot her last June was sentenced last week to six years as part of a plea agreement that reduced an attempted murder charge.

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TVA changing the way in charges for electricity

TVA changing the way in charges for electricity

February 21st, 2015 4:08 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Valley Authority is giving notice that it plans to change the way it charges customers for electricity.

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Rain turning roads slick in Tennessee, flood watches issued

Rain turning roads slick in Tennessee, flood watches issued

February 21st, 2015 4:04 pm by Associated Press

Rains and above-freezing temperatures throughout much of Tennessee are causing flooding and slick roadways.

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Cold snap causes record demand for area homeless shelters, centers

Cold snap causes record demand for area homeless shelters, centers

February 20th, 2015 10:00 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

This week's snow and extreme cold have left Johnson City shelters and homeless day centers in short supply of coats and warm clothing, blankets, sleeping bags and other cold weather gear to help those who sleep outside regardless of the weather survive.

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'Souper' man: NFL Hall-of-Famer Bruce Smith goes from Super Bowls to Salvation Army's Souper Bowl

'Souper' man: NFL Hall-of-Famer Bruce Smith goes from Super Bowls to Salvation Army's Souper Bowl

February 20th, 2015 9:48 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

With NFL great Bruce Smith as its guest speaker, Friday's 18th annual Salvation Army Souper Bowl for the Hungry played out in a font of a ballroom packed with jubilant football fans.

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Rain, warmer temps to help loosen winter's icy grip this weekend

Rain, warmer temps to help loosen winter's icy grip this weekend

February 20th, 2015 9:19 pm by Nathan Baker

Downsloping winds will bring rain and warmer temperatures Saturday, easing the debilitating grip of the four-day cold snap that closed area schools and is blamed for 18 deaths in Tennessee.

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Snow time for 'Bo' time: Opening of new Erwin eatery delayed

Snow time for 'Bo' time: Opening of new Erwin eatery delayed

February 20th, 2015 8:59 pm by Brad Hicks

"Bo-time" in Erwin has been delayed due to inclement weather.

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Elizabeth Archer to serve six months in jail, 10 years probation for boyfriend's stabbing death

Elizabeth Archer to serve six months in jail, 10 years probation for boyfriend's stabbing death

February 20th, 2015 7:43 pm by Becky Campbell

Elizabeth Ann Archer, 31, Johnson City, pleaded guilty in November to voluntary manslaughter for stabbing her boyfriend, Jeremy Mounts, 29, after they what had previously been portrayed as a political argument on July 9, 2013.

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Marcus Gergish sentenced to 21 years after homicide, robbery convictions

Marcus Gergish sentenced to 21 years after homicide, robbery convictions

February 20th, 2015 5:59 pm by Becky Campbell

A jury found Marcus Gergish, 36, guilty of criminally negligent homicide and two counts of attempted aggravated robbery, charges that stemmed from the April 3, 2013 shooting that left 47-year-old Timothy Peregoy Sr. dead.

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