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PJs and socks bring a little comfort to homeless kids

Kids enjoy the holidays more than anyone, but if they don't have a secure home, the season might not be as magical as it should be

Prosecutors say shooting was justified in summer standoff

Assistant Commonwealth's attorney Gerald Gray was called in to evaluate the Washington County Virginia Sherrif's deputies use of deadly force in a July 8th, standoff.

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Shots fired at a youth facility

Police are investigating a shooting incident at a Bluff City youth facility

Lost wedding ring returned by 12 year old boy

All hope seemed to be lost, until an energetic group of fifth and sixth graders, including a little boy named Juan Mendoza took a field trip to the spot where the ring was lost.

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StormTrack 5 Weather: More rain and snow tonight

We are tracking another round of rain and snow showers for tonight and part of Thanksgiving Day.

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Obama pardons turkey 2014

Obama 'puzzled' at annual turkey pardon

President Barack Obama pardoned the national Thanksgiving turkey with a smile on Wednesday, but he admitted before saving the bird from it's likely demise that he found the decades-old tradition somewhat "puzzling."


Regulator tells Chrysler to begin exploding airbag recalls by Monday

Federal safety regulators are demanding that Chrysler must begin recalling cars with the exploding Takata airbags by Monday, December 1.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Tuesday fired off letters separately to both Chrysler and Ta...

'Hometown Highlights' features drone video

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Man charged with 50 counts of incest, child rape

A Johnson City man is in jail this afternoon on charges of sexually assaulting a child.


14-year-old charged in Kingsport armed robbery

Kingsport Police made an arrest in the armed robbery of a convenience store last week, and the suspect is 14 years old.

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