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Judge: Blood alcohol test can be used in case from fatal Telford crash

Judge: Blood alcohol test can be used in case from fatal Telford crash

November 15th, 2013 10:25 am by Becky Campbell

Criminal Court Judge Robert Cupp ruled against a motion to have a blood sample tossed out in the case against Brandon Lee Pickering.

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Former Scoutmaster, corrections officer sentenced for child sex crimes

Former Scoutmaster, corrections officer sentenced for child sex crimes

November 15th, 2013 9:47 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Randy Hass, 48, of Kingsport, was sentenced Thursday afternoon.

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Washington County Courthouse renovation project may resume with administrator in charge

Washington County Courthouse renovation project may resume with administrator in charge

November 15th, 2013 9:14 am by Gary B. Gray

A plan is now winding its way through the county’s procedural process that would restart construction of Washington County Courthouse renovations with no changes — same architect, subcontractors and end goals.

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Lincoln's long overdue apology: 1 of 10 things to know today

Lincoln's long overdue apology: 1 of 10 things to know today

November 15th, 2013 7:36 am by Staff Report

Your daily look at late-breaking national and world news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Final suspect sentenced in beating at Weber City, Va., bar

Final suspect sentenced in beating at Weber City, Va., bar - VIDEO

November 14th, 2013 5:19 pm by Wes Bunch, NET News Service

A Tennessee man will spend at least a year in prison for instigating an assault at a Weber City bar on New Year's Day that left a man unconscious.

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Update: Man from Johnson City police standoff charged with 3 counts of aggravated assault

Update: Man from Johnson City police standoff charged with 3 counts of aggravated assault

November 14th, 2013 5:18 pm by Becky Campbell

The man pointed a handgun at Johnson City police early this afternoon after an Animal Control officer wound up in a confrontation at an East Fairview residence, police said.

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TVA to close 8 coal-powered units

TVA to close 8 coal-powered units

November 14th, 2013 4:36 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

The nation's largest public utility voted Thursday to close six coal-powered units in Alabama and replace two more in Kentucky with a new natural gas plant.

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DCS posts records on Tennessee child deaths

DCS posts records on Tennessee child deaths

November 14th, 2013 1:26 pm by Associated Press

The move is a sharp contrast to the agency's stance a year ago, when it refused to make any such records public.

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Update — President offers fix on insurance policy cancellations

Update — President offers fix on insurance policy cancellations

November 14th, 2013 12:11 pm by Associated Press

President Barack Obama is expected to announce a fix Thursday for people losing their health insurance under his signature law.

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