Family wants headstone for girl whose father was charged with grape soda overdose
Five-year-old Alexa Linboom's horrific 2012 death made headlines from coast to coast last month, but one thing that only her closest family and friends knew was that Alexa doesn't have a proper headstone on her grave.
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Family and friends of an East Tennessee girl who died in 2012 after police say she was forced to drink grape soda are collecting donations to purchase a headstone for her.
Woman crashes truck into Court South lap pool
Gym-goers were shocked when a pickup truck crashed through the front of Court South, landing in the lap pool.
Hawkins Co. pair charged for beating man, nearly biting off finger
Two Surgoinsville people were arrested on Wednesday after they allegedly beat and nearly bit off a man's finger on Dec. 12. According to a Hawkins County affidavit, Misty Nicole Pearson, 31, and Brandon Eugene Frost, 28, both of 103 Forest View Drive, were charged after they reportedly beat a man and took some of his belongings.
Shots fired from vehicle on Alcoa Hwy
Around 8 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, KPD responded to reports of shots being fired from one moving vehicle to another around Kingston Pike and Alcoa Hwy.
2 injured in violent domestic altercation, shooting
Two people were injured after a domestic situation escalated into a violent altercation and shooting early Wednesday morning.
Police: Surgoinsville man tries to give away baby girl after crash
ETSU Athletic Director Dr. Richard Sander has a lot of respect for former University of Tennessee Football Coach Phil Fulmer, except when it comes to the Heimlich Maneuver.
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Kingsport Police: Drunken driver tries to ditch baby after crash
A Saturday crash in Kingsport has triggered multiple charges against an allegedly drunken driver, whose passenger during the wreck was reportedly a young child with no child seat.
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Train vs pedestrian report leads police to marijuana, mushroom growing operation
A Southern Railroad engineer thought he'd struck a man late Thursday night in Surgoinsville who was flashing his middle finger at the approaching train and then tried to jump off the tracks at the last second.
Community remembers 11 lives taken in one school district
Monday night the Hawkins County community came together to heal and reflect after 10 students and a teacher died following a series of unfortunate events over the past 9 months.