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The Chattanoogan
Bryan Men's Basketball Begins Mondayand 3rd best stellar assists games (11,10). The AAC Tournament is set for Feb.
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 hours ago
and 3rd best stellar assists games (11,10). The AAC Tournament is set for Feb. 21-24 at the MeadowView Marriott Convention Center & Conference Resort in Kingsport, Tenn. This year, only the top eight teams will advance to compete in the tourna... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Alpha-owned mine temporarily shut down after miner deathsays a state official confirmed the search was taking place at the Horse Creek
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 hours ago
says a state official confirmed the search was taking place at the Horse Creek Eagle Deep Mine in Raleigh County located 20 miles northwest of Beckley. The report noted that the mine was owned by Kingsport, Tennessee-based Alpha Natural Reso... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Coal miner reported missing at Alpha-owned facility in West Virginiasays a state official confirmed the search was taking place at the Horse Creek
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 12 hours ago
says a state official confirmed the search was taking place at the Horse Creek Eagle Deep Mine in Raleigh County located 20 miles northwest of Beckley. The report noted that the mine was owned by Kingsport, Tennessee-based Alpha Natural Reso... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Carter Distributing sold; Chattanooga's biggest beer distributor has new owner [photos]with pride and excellence." Cherokee Distributing Co. is headquartered in Knox
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
with pride and excellence." Cherokee Distributing Co. is headquartered in Knoxville and has distribution centers in Kingsport, Cookeville, Tullahoma and Pulaski. The Knoxville company now will manage the distribution center in Carter's... Read more
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Daily Mail
Store workers recall selling costume to 'clown killer'(right in her driver's license) but they denied it Michael and Sheila married
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
(right in her driver's license) but they denied it Michael and Sheila married in Las Vegas in 2002 then quietly moved to Kingsport, Tennessee, and later on to Abingdon, Virginia where they are pictured recently. Neighbors described them to... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Sullivan County police searching for child rape suspectyour help in finding a man wanted for rape of a child and aggravated sexual bat
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
your help in finding a man wanted for rape of a child and aggravated sexual battery. Hugo Mayorga, 33, was last seen in Kingsport and is wanted in connection to raping an 11-year-old girl, according to authorities. Active warrants have been... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Tri-Cities among lowest unemployment rate in Tennessee: economic growth in our regionrate remains lower than that of the nation. The unemployment rate in the Tri-Ci
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
rate remains lower than that of the nation. The unemployment rate in the Tri-Cities is also among the lowest in the state. Kingsport Chamber of Commerce CEO, Miles Burdine says health care, manufacturing, service, and aerospace are among booming... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Senate Judiciary approves Kingsport native Overbey for U.S. Attorney for East TNKingsport native and Tennessee Senator Doug Overbey was formally approved Thurs
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
Kingsport native and Tennessee Senator Doug Overbey was formally approved Thursday to serve as a U.S. Attorney for East Tennessee following his nomination by U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander. Alexander announced the decision of Overbey's selection by... Read more
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Daily Mail
Husband of killer clown suspect says she is INNOCENT(right in her driver's license) but they denied it Michael and Sheila married
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
(right in her driver's license) but they denied it Michael and Sheila married in Las Vegas in 2002 then quietly moved to Kingsport, Tennessee, and later on to Abingdon, Virginia where they are pictured recently. Neighbors described them to... Read more
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New York Post
Killer clown suspect’s husband insists she didn’t kill his first wifein Las Vegas before moving to the town of Abingdon on the Virginia border and m
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
in Las Vegas before moving to the town of Abingdon on the Virginia border and managed a restaurant called The Purple Cow in Kingsport, Tenn. Some neighbors described them as sociable and friendly, while others told ABC News that Michael Warren could... Read more
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ABC News
Killer clown suspect's husband insists she's 'falsely accused' of murderhad moved to Abingdon, Virginia, where they had built a home and ran a fast foo
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
had moved to Abingdon, Virginia, where they had built a home and ran a fast food restaurant called The Purple Cow in nearby Kingsport, Tennessee, according to authorities. Neighbors Brook and Rocky Blevins said they knew the Warrens as “Debbie” and... Read more
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Farragut Press
Playoff bid on the line for HVA-Bulldogs winnerand hope Morristown West could win at home against BHS Friday, Oct. 27, to clos
Farragut Press / Posted 4 days ago
and hope Morristown West could win at home against BHS Friday, Oct. 27, to close out the regular season. HVA has lost to Kingsport Dobyns-Bennett [36-25 at HVA lasst Friday, Oct. 13] and Johnson City Science Hill after winning for consecutive... Read more
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Farragut Press
Lady Ads soccer wins 4-AAA tourney title 2-0 vs. M’villeeach tallied twice for BHS while Ashtyn Glover, Addie Crawford and Emily Carlev
Farragut Press / Posted 4 days ago
each tallied twice for BHS while Ashtyn Glover, Addie Crawford and Emily Carlevato each added a marker. Bearden hosted Kingsport Dobyns-Bennett Tuesday in an elimination match of the Region 1-AAA Tournament but results were unavailable at press... Read more
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Farragut Press
Admirals win fifth straight vs. Bearden, 18 of last 20overall, 4-1 in the region] rediscovered their winning ways after having their
Farragut Press / Posted 4 days ago
overall, 4-1 in the region] rediscovered their winning ways after having their 19-game winning snapped by Dobyns-Bennett in Kingsport the previous week. “It was big to come back and get this win at home after we lost last week,” Farragut head coach... Read more
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Farragut Press
uBreakiFix opensopen eight locations across East Tennessee, including four in Knox County, two
Farragut Press / Posted 4 days ago
open eight locations across East Tennessee, including four in Knox County, two in Chattanooga and two in the Johnson City/Kingsport area, Barnett said. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and from noon to 5 p.m.,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Kingsport city hall may be moving; officials examining costs to cityVIDEO: Kingsport city hall may be... The Kingsport Board of Mayor and Aldermen
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 5 days ago
VIDEO: Kingsport city hall may be... The Kingsport Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted 7-0 to send a non-binding letter of interest to purchase the Regions Bank building on Broad Street. That allows city managers to begin evaluating the cost to... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
'Visit Kingsport' offers shirts for bringing in pics on Kingsport Selfie TrailThe City of Kingsport is inviting you to explore their city and have some fun w
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 5 days ago
The City of Kingsport is inviting you to explore their city and have some fun while you do. Visit Kingsport wants you to take some selfies! The first 100 people to snap and post a selfie to either Facebook, Twitter or Instagram using the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Lady Canes Knocked To State Volleyball Loser's Bracket By Portlandopening match of the 2017 state tournament against Sullivan South. Facing a fi
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 days ago
opening match of the 2017 state tournament against Sullivan South. Facing a five-time and defending champion from Kingsport, Tennessee, East Hamilton notched an impressive 3-0 sweep by scores of 25-22, 25-14 and 25-17. “It’s unreal,”... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
THP helping sheriff's offices predict where crashes may happento happen. The data is color coated. Areas that pop up in red are zones deputi
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
to happen. The data is color coated. Areas that pop up in red are zones deputies want to focus on. People who live in Kingsport, near exit 59 on I-81, are happy to see this new technology implemented. There has been a crash in that area every... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
East Hamilton Beats Sullivan South 3-0 In Class AA State VolleyBallSullivan South. Facing the defending and five-time champions, the Lady Hurrica
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 days ago
Sullivan South. Facing the defending and five-time champions, the Lady Hurricanes raced past the Lady Rebels out of Kingsport 3-0 and advanced to the second round where they will face Portland on Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. CT. That winner moves on... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Haslam Makes Appointments To State Boards And CommissionsSavannah Carroll County Watershed Authority Natalie Porter, Atwood Committee
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
Savannah Carroll County Watershed Authority Natalie Porter, Atwood Committee for Clinical Perfusionists Wendy Menowsky, Kingsport Committee on Physician Assistants Donna Lynch, Franklin Bret Reeves, Clarksville Council for Judicial... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Pepper festival heats up Kingsport farmer's marketPHOTO: Samantha Zarek PHOTO: Samantha Zarek KINGSPORT, Tenn. - The fourth ann
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
PHOTO: Samantha Zarek PHOTO: Samantha Zarek KINGSPORT, Tenn. - The fourth annual pepper festival brought the heat to the Kingsport Farmer's Market today. A variety of peppers and homemade salsas and hot sauces were featured. They ranged in heat... Read more
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Business Wire
Ricky Skaggs to Serve as Special Guest on 75th Santa TrainKINGSPORT, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bluegrass music legend Ricky Skaggs will be
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
KINGSPORT, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bluegrass music legend Ricky Skaggs will be the special guest on the 75th running of the CSX Santa Train on Saturday, Nov. 18. Skaggs, whose impressive resume includes 15 Grammy awards, 12 No.1 hits and eight CMA... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Ricky Skaggs catching a ride on the 75th annual Santa Train(PHOTO: CSX / Santa Train) (PHOTO: CSX / Santa Train) The annual Santa Train
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 10 days ago
(PHOTO: CSX / Santa Train) (PHOTO: CSX / Santa Train) The annual Santa Train excursion and Kingsport Christmas Parade are breaking tradition in 2017. Families in Virginia and Tennessee will now have two special dates to celebrate the Christmas... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Kingsport man sentenced to over 12 years in prison for child porn, stolen gunsA Kingsport man was sentenced to over 12 years in prison following his July 201
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 days ago
A Kingsport man was sentenced to over 12 years in prison following his July 2017 guilty plea to receipt of child pornography and possession of stolen firearms. Gregg Paul Smith, 48, was sentenced to 151 months in prison and upon his release from... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Flanary indicted for January murder of Kingsport homeownerThe man arrested and charged in the January murder of a Kingsport homeowner mad
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 days ago
The man arrested and charged in the January murder of a Kingsport homeowner made his first appearance in criminal court on Thursday following his indictment by a Sullivan County grand jury. Jeffery Dale Flanary, 52, is accused by police of choking... Read more
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Farragut Press
Off tough loss, HVA hosts KDBa holding call.” The Hawks [4-3 overall, 2-1 in Region 1-6A] will see another
Farragut Press / Posted 11 days ago
a holding call.” The Hawks [4-3 overall, 2-1 in Region 1-6A] will see another big a physical team this week when they host Kingsport Dobyns-Bennett Friday night, Oct. 13. “They’re big and physical,” Jones said of the Indians, who knocked off... Read more
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Farragut Press
Ads, Dawgs 'KDB'd' prior to showdown12, 2017 by Ken Lay, Correspondent Joey Dietz, Farragut junior linebacker (56)
Farragut Press / Posted 11 days ago
12, 2017 by Ken Lay, Correspondent Joey Dietz, Farragut junior linebacker (56), knocks the ball away from a Kingsport Dobyns-Bennett receiver. Farragut High School’s football team had a 19-game winning streak snapped last week at... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Sensabaugh placed on leave at David Crockett pending investigationfunding, better school facilities and using inmate labor for repairs or other w
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 13 days ago
funding, better school facilities and using inmate labor for repairs or other work on school property. The 34-year-old Kingsport native was hired by Washington County in January following an 8-year career in the NFL with the Jacksonsville... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Coast to coast in 100 days: A U.S. Marine runs to help her comradesof Powell. With less than 20 days to go, she'll be heading another 450 miles or
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 13 days ago
of Powell. With less than 20 days to go, she'll be heading another 450 miles or so to Virginia Beach after passing through Kingsport and Bristol. You can track her progress by clicking on this handy map! She'll be making a detour after her rest... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Sensabaugh placed on leave at David Crockett pending investigationfunding, better school facilities and using inmate labor for repairs or other w
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 13 days ago
funding, better school facilities and using inmate labor for repairs or other work on school property. The 34-year-old Kingsport native was hired by Washington County in January following an 8-year career in the NFL with the Jacksonsville... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Financial impact of Eastman explosion between $50 and $100MKINGSPORT - Last week's explosion at a coal gasification plant at Eastman Chemi
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 14 days ago
KINGSPORT - Last week's explosion at a coal gasification plant at Eastman Chemical in Kingsport could result in a financial impact between $50 and $100 million, the company announced Monday. That update was included in a full-year 2017 earnings... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Financial impact of Eastman explosion between $50 and $100M/ WCYB) (PHOTO: T. Culbertson / WCYB) Last week's explosion at a coal gasific
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 14 days ago
/ WCYB) (PHOTO: T. Culbertson / WCYB) Last week's explosion at a coal gasification plant at Eastman Chemical in Kingsport could result in a financial impact between $50 and $100 million, the company announced Monday. That update was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Textile Sector Sings the Blues[there is that problem]. We have to generate our own foreign currency to be abl
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
[there is that problem]. We have to generate our own foreign currency to be able to acquire our raw materials," he said. Kingsport Investment boss Kingston Mhako said the future was looking bleak. The company is in the business of knitting... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
‘Babycakes’ mistakenly texts drug deal details to policeunknown number and were simply signed – “babycakes.” “[Miller] stated that she
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 17 days ago
unknown number and were simply signed – “babycakes.” “[Miller] stated that she would be traveling from Virginia Beach to Kingsport the next day. On September 30, the conversation continued and ‘babycakes’ agreed to meet Officer Lowe in Bristol,... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
‘Babycakes’ mistakenly texts drug deal details to policeunknown number and were simply signed – “babycakes.” “[Miller] stated that she
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 17 days ago
unknown number and were simply signed – “babycakes.” “[Miller] stated that she would be traveling from Virginia Beach to Kingsport the next day. On September 30, the conversation continued and ‘babycakes’ agreed to meet Officer Lowe in Bristol,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Bristol police: ‘Babycakes' accidentally texts officer about drugs, lands in jailwere sent in an attempt to sell Suboxone sublingual strips. The woman said she
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 17 days ago
were sent in an attempt to sell Suboxone sublingual strips. The woman said she would be traveling from Virginia Beach to Kingsport the next day. The conversation continued and “babycakes” agreed to meet the officer in Bristol, Virginia, to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Eastman says explosions at Tennessee chemical plant not a threat to environmentEastman says explosions no threat to environment KINGSPORT, Tenn. — The Eastma
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
Eastman says explosions no threat to environment KINGSPORT, Tenn. — The Eastman Chemical Co. said two coal gas explosions and a fire this week at its Tennessee chemical plant posed no threat to the environment or human health. Eastman said there... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Emergency personnel break down Eastman plant explosion responseLocal first responders break down... KINGSPORT, Tenn. - When an accident, like
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 18 days ago
Local first responders break down... KINGSPORT, Tenn. - When an accident, like the one at the Eastman Chemical Plant happens, Jim Bean with Sullivan County Emergency Management begins to coordinate with local agencies. "The fire department... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
People near Eastman waited nearly 2 hours after explosions for safety noticessaid. Many people rely on cell phones for communication, but the safety notice
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 18 days ago
said. Many people rely on cell phones for communication, but the safety notices are primarily sent on land lines. The Kingsport Police Department said that you have to opt in for cell phone alerts by registering on the Kingsport Dispatch... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Eastman trying to get some operations back online following blastcontinuing to assess what happened leading up to and the eventual series of exp
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 18 days ago
continuing to assess what happened leading up to and the eventual series of explosions at a coal gasification plant on its Kingsport property. Company leaders said they are developing a plan to repair that particular plant while areas that were... Read more
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FOX Business
Eastman Chemical: No health impact from plant explosionsplant posed no threat to the environment or human health. Eastman says there w
FOX Business / Posted 18 days ago
plant posed no threat to the environment or human health. Eastman says there were no serious injuries Wednesday at its Kingsport manufacturing facility from the blasts and fire. Neighbors were warned to shelter in place as a big plume of smoky... Read more
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FOX Business
Eastman Chemical: No health impact from plant explosionsKINGSPORT, Tenn. – The Eastman Chemical Company says two coal gas explosions an
FOX Business / Posted 18 days ago
KINGSPORT, Tenn. – The Eastman Chemical Company says two coal gas explosions and a fire this week at its Tennessee chemical plant posed no threat to the environment or human health. Continue Reading Below Eastman says there were no serious injuries... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Eastman Chemical: No health impact from plant explosions AP News | 10/05/17 10:10 AM KINGSPORT, Tenn. (AP) -- The Eastman Chemical Co
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 18 days ago
AP News | 10/05/17 10:10 AM KINGSPORT, Tenn. (AP) -- The Eastman Chemical Company says two coal gas explosions and a fire this week at its Tennessee chemical plant posed no threat to the... Read more
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Farragut Press
Ads hit the road as Dobyns-Bennett comes off big win at BHSin Region 1-6A) and ranked No. 3 statewide in Class 6A, can’t afford to get cau
Farragut Press / Posted 18 days ago
in Region 1-6A) and ranked No. 3 statewide in Class 6A, can’t afford to get caught looking ahead because a road game versus Kingsport Dobyns-Bennett looms starting at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 6. The Indians [3-3, 1-1], coached by Graham Clark, enter... Read more
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Farragut Press
‘Houston, we have dinner’got to Sugar Land, Texas, on Sunday [Sept. 10]. … We got home on Sept. 18.” “T
Farragut Press / Posted 18 days ago
got to Sugar Land, Texas, on Sunday [Sept. 10]. … We got home on Sept. 18.” “There was a kitchen already down there from Kingsport,” added Webb, a trained “blue cap” with the church’s disaster relief team and a 17-year member. “This team was sent... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Florida to seek death penalty against killer clown suspectlot and other properties were in her name, and she feared what might happen if
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
lot and other properties were in her name, and she feared what might happen if she did. She allegedly told her mother, "If anything happens to me, Mike done it." Michael and Sheila Warren recently sold a popular restaurant in Kingsport, Tenne... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Florida to seek death penalty against killer clown suspecther mother, "If anything happens to me, Mike done it." Michael and Sheila Warr
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 19 days ago
her mother, "If anything happens to me, Mike done it." Michael and Sheila Warren recently sold a popular restaurant in Kingsport, Tennessee. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Residents react to Eastman explosionsResidents concerned over Eastman... KINGSPORT, Tenn. - There was an air of unc
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 19 days ago
Residents concerned over Eastman... KINGSPORT, Tenn. - There was an air of uncertainty and fear after the explosions in Kingsport, Tenn. Most residents in the area know someone who works at Eastman Chemical Company, and were worried about their... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
SOMBER REMEMBRANCE: No injuries in Eastman explosion that occurs on deadly anniversaryLeft: A vantage point from Oct. 4, 1960 following an explosion at Eastman Chemi
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 19 days ago
Left: A vantage point from Oct. 4, 1960 following an explosion at Eastman Chemical Co. that killed 16 people. (Kingsport Archives) Right: Smoke rises from a blast at a coal gasification plant on the Eastman campus- 57 years to the day. (R. Frazier /... Read more
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