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Cops: Amish girls kidnapped by more than 1 person

Cops: Amish girls kidnapped by more than 1 person

August 15th, 2014 2:23 pm by GEORGE M. WALSH, Associated Press

A New York sheriff says two young Amish sisters now safe at home were kidnapped from their family farm stand and police are seeking more than one person responsible.

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Wrong-way I-26 crash nets woman 2nd DUI charge

Wrong-way I-26 crash nets woman 2nd DUI charge

August 15th, 2014 11:59 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A woman traveling east in the westbound lanes of Interstate 26 in Kingsport on Wednesday night - and in turn igniting a head-on collision with another vehicle - has been charged with multiple offenses including assault and DUI.

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Tennessee medics who left dying patient under investigation

Tennessee medics who left dying patient under investigation

August 15th, 2014 10:24 am by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

Eight firefighters and paramedics who responded were placed on leave while the Nashville Fire Department investigates.

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Police reveal name of Missouri cop who killed teen

Police reveal name of Missouri cop who killed teen

August 15th, 2014 10:18 am by DAVID A. LIEB and ALAN SCHER ZAGIER, Associated Press

Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson made the announcement after initially declining to the release the officer's name, saying he had received numerous death threats.

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Bemberg Station project for Tweetsie Trail pitched to council

Bemberg Station project for Tweetsie Trail pitched to council

August 15th, 2014 9:48 am by Tony Casey

East Tennessee State University's Dr. Fred Alsop stood before the Elizabethton City Council on Thursday night with an idea on how the area's rich railroad history could be showcased.

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Local piano prodigy giving senior recital before packing up for Ivy League university

Local piano prodigy giving senior recital before packing up for Ivy League university

August 15th, 2014 9:45 am by Tony Casey

The possibilities for pianist Ming Wilson are endless. And that's why the Johnson City student is keeping his options open.

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Bus stop abduction: Kingsport woman thwarts attacker's attempt

Bus stop abduction: Kingsport woman thwarts attacker's attempt

August 15th, 2014 7:47 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

About 3:30 p.m., the victim, 30, was waiting outside an apartment complex for her child to return home on the school bus.

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Web series creator wants to roll out red carpet for debut

Web series creator wants to roll out red carpet for debut

August 14th, 2014 9:26 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi's Dalton Stout wants to give people in the area to get a taste of the Hollywood red carpet premiere experience before next month's official debut of his new science fiction Web series.

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Carter County Sheriff slows down work programs

Carter County Sheriff slows down work programs

August 14th, 2014 9:22 pm by John Thompson

Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes has suspended most of the work projects done by prisoners of the Carter County Detention Center.

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Jack Daniels leaves after 28 years as county trustee

Jack Daniels leaves after 28 years as county trustee

August 14th, 2014 9:07 pm by Gary B. Gray

Jack Daniels, the person tasked with guarding all money coming into Washington County's governmental coffers for the past 28 years, is leaning a little further back in his office chair with retirement just weeks away.

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