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Meet your neighbor: Downtown is where he wants to be

Meet your neighbor: Downtown is where he wants to be

March 29th, 2015 9:27 pm by John Thompson

Ever since the coming of shopping malls and Wal-Marts, downtown districts have declined. It takes a determined and dedicated entrepreneur to continue operating a successful downtown business for the past 30 years.

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Erwin police chief confirms body recovered on banks of Nolichucky River as "subject of interest" in Erwin murder

Erwin police chief confirms body recovered on banks of Nolichucky River as "subject of interest" in Erwin murder

March 29th, 2015 7:37 pm by Jessica Fuller

A body discovered on the banks of the Nolichucky River in Unicoi County on Sunday afternoon has been positively identified as a "person of interest" connected to the death of a 73-year-old woman who was found dead Saturday, Erwin Police Chief Regan Tilson

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Couple reflects on marital state, crosses state lines for equality

Couple reflects on marital state, crosses state lines for equality

March 28th, 2015 10:21 pm by Jessica Fuller

With her second daughter arriving in seven weeks, Danielle Hounshell has a lot more to worry about than picking out clothes or finishing up the baby room.Danielle has to make sure her name is secured on baby Shay's birth certificate.

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Ricky Skaggs sells out ETSU's Culp Auditorium for evening of bluegrass

Ricky Skaggs sells out ETSU's Culp Auditorium for evening of bluegrass

March 28th, 2015 10:15 pm by Jessica Fuller

All 910 seats in East Tennessee State University's D.P. Culp Auditorium filled Saturday evening for a sold-out night of country and bluegrass with 14-time GRAMMY Award-winner Ricky Skaggs and his Kentucky Thunder.

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Local municipalities watching FCC, Tenn. lawsuit

Local municipalities watching FCC, Tenn. lawsuit

March 28th, 2015 10:12 pm by Nathan Baker

Changes in the regulation of utilities offering broadband Internet, currently occurring elsewhere in the state, could ultimately bring faster and less expensive services to local communities, though not without battles in courtrooms and statehouses first.

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Tribute book to benefit Alzheimer's Association

Tribute book to benefit Alzheimer's Association

March 28th, 2015 10:09 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Of the many jobs Kingsport native Tammy Darnell has held in her life, she considers her role as her mother's caregiver the most important.

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7 shot and injured at Florida spring break house party

7 shot and injured at Florida spring break house party

March 28th, 2015 10:00 pm by MELISSA NELSON-GABRIEL, Associated Press

Seven people were injured, some critically, during an early-morning spray of gunfire Saturday at a spring break party on the Florida Panhandle, police said. An Alabama man was quickly apprehended and charged with attempted murder.

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KPD investigates shooting in Allandale community

KPD investigates shooting in Allandale community

March 28th, 2015 1:34 pm by Matthew Lane, Net News Service

The Kingsport Police Department is investigating a shooting that took place Friday evening in the Allandale community.

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Hawkins 'assault on a fetus' defendants awaiting rehab

Hawkins 'assault on a fetus' defendants awaiting rehab

March 28th, 2015 1:29 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET NEWS SERVICE

Two Hawkins County women have been offered a chance to complete drug rehab as part of the new state law which favors treatment over prison for mothers of babies who are born addicted to drugs.

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Autopsies determine children found in freezer were slain

Autopsies determine children found in freezer were slain

March 28th, 2015 1:26 pm by COREY WILLIAMS, Associated Press

A brother and sister whose bodies were found in a deep freezer in their Detroit home had been beaten to death, autopsies determined Friday, painting a more complete picture of the horrors that unfolded inside the home for years but that apparently went un

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