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Three students injured in bus accident

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 5:50pm
Sullivan County sheriff's deputies are investigating an incident involving a school bus at Ketron Intermediate School on Monday afternoon.
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Dobyns-Bennett High School locked down after bullet found in class

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 1:29pm
Kingsport authorities say Dobyns-Bennett High School was locked down Monday morning after a bullet was found in a classroom.
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Alpha to pay Massey investors $265 million in settlement

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:48pm
Alpha Natural Resources will pay $265 million in a settlement with former Massey Energy investors.
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Man charged with taking money, not completing work

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:39pm
Deputies are trying to track down a business owner suspected of taking money for work that was never completed.
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2 suspects sought in Old Dominion student's death

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 8:56am
Two suspects are being sought in the fatal assault of an Old Dominion University student.
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U.Va. board OKs student housing, dining increases

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 8:53am
Students who live on campus at the University of Virginia will pay more for housing and dining.
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Tennessee congressman holding office hours in the region

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 8:20am
Congressman Phil Roe is sending staff to Bristol Monday.
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Johnson City man charged with brandishing gun in crowd

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 7:26am
A call about a gun in public leads to charges for a Johnson City man.
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Fire claims home in Kingsport

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 2:26am
Seven departments responded to the scene of a house fire in Kingsport. Sullivan County dispatchers tell us the fire started around 8:30 Sunday night at a home on South Wind Drive.
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Two arrested on drug charges in Johnson City

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 1:37am
The Johnson City Police Department tell us that officers arrested 22-year-old Heather Richardson and 29-year-old Terelle Sanders on Sunday at the Double-Tree Hotel after officers find drug paraphernalia in their hotel room.
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Allen Johnson wins NHRA race in Phoenix

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:40am
Greeneville, Tenn. native Allen Johnson won his 21st career Pro Stock division race, seven years after his father Roy suffered a heart attack at the same Phoenix race track. The father-son duo celebrated together Sunday.
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Police: texting-while-driving led to crash

Sun, 02/23/2014 - 9:34pm
Tennessee Highway Patrol says a driver looked at his phone and caused a crash.
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Bluegrass legend's birthday celebration

Sun, 02/23/2014 - 9:20pm
A bluegrass legend is celebrated a big birthday on Saturday.
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Open container law back up in Tennessee legislature

Sun, 02/23/2014 - 8:24pm
If you're riding in a car in Tennessee, legally, you're allowed to have an open container of alcohol. A state lawmaker is trying to change that.
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Recreational trail brings business to southwest Virginia

Sun, 02/23/2014 - 6:42pm
It's creating a lot of buzz in St. Paul, Virginia. The Spearhead Trails System, designed for all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), opened up less than a year ago.  It's bringing business in  town.
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Interstate crash kills two, injures one

Sun, 02/23/2014 - 6:07pm
Two people are dead and another remains hospitalized after a violent crash Saturday night.
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Boil notice lifted for Chilhowie area

Sun, 02/23/2014 - 5:53pm
Officials in Chilhowie, Virginia lift a boil water notice for the area that has been in place since Thursday.
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Man accused of assaulting his girlfriend

Sun, 02/23/2014 - 5:35pm
A domestic assault investigation leaves a Johnson City man facing charges.
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Trees illegally cut at Percy Priest Lake

Sun, 02/23/2014 - 5:14pm
State wildlife officials are looking for individuals who illegally cut down trees at Percy Priest Lake.
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3 charged with murder in death of Hampton man

Sun, 02/23/2014 - 5:02pm
Three people face murder and related charges stemming from the fatal shooting of a Hampton man.
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