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Gate City man gets nearly 10 years for theft from relative - GATE CITY — A Southwest Virginia man was sentenced to almost a decade in prison for breaking into a relative's Scott County home last year and stealing thousands in cash, jewelry and guns.Joseph Edward Ramey, 27, Wagner Street, Gate City, was given a total of 18 years of incarceration with nine years suspended during an April 4 appearance in Scott County Circuit Court.Ramey was sentenced after ... - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

9-1-1 tapes of Gate City explosion released - The 9-1-1 tapes from a natural gas explosion in Gate City were released on Wednesday, giving a chilling account of the terror residents experienced that day. - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

South makes five with Gate City feel like 10 - KINGSPORT — Given the carnage that preceded it, Matt Reed's otherwise impressive two-run home run to left Friday night for Gate City was like a firecracker popping off in the middle of the Mojave Desert.Sullivan South erupted for nine runs off eight hits and two errors in the top of the first frame, going on to pick up an 18-3 non-conference win over the Blue Devils at Hunter Wright Stadium.The ... - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

Gate City, Nickelsville leaders recognize senior volunteers - GATE CITY — The Appalachian Community Action Agency joined with town leaders from Gate City and Nickelsville this week as part of the second annual Mayors Day of Recognition for National Service to publicly thank members of the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) who work to help those in need in their communities.Gate City Mayor Frances Perry and Nickelsville Mayor George Isaacs joined 1 ... - Fri, 04 Apr 2014

Scott County man indicted in beating of infant - GATE CITY — A Southwest Virginia man accused by authorities of severely beating his infant son was indicted last week in Scott County on felony abuse charges. Jeremy Scott Owens, 37, of Duffield, is charged with a single count each of malicious wounding and felony abuse and neglect of a child stemming from a Jan. 4, 2014, incident involving his then 11-week-old child. Owens is scheduled to ... - Mon, 07 Apr 2014

Mickey Mouse banned from Brandenburg Gate - Authorities have banned street performers from the historical Berlin landmark in a bid to prevent the 'Disneyfication' of the 18th century city gate - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Gate City man charged with burglary after allegedly trying to return items - GATE CITY — A Southwest Virginia man who allegedly tried to return items he stole from a home he once rented is facing burglary charges following his arrest by Gate City police. William Lee Ziehler, 36, 375 Fir St., Gate City, was charged with grand larceny, felony breaking and entering and public intoxication as a result of the alleged incident. Ziehler, who was arrested Feb. 27, is scheduled ... - Sat, 22 Mar 2014

High school sports schedule - week of April 14 - BaseballMonday, April 14NORTHEAST TENNESSEEVolunteer at Dobyns-BennettDaniel Boone at Sullivan Central, 7 p.m.Science Hill at David CrockettSullivan North at Sullivan South, 7 p.m.Johnson County at Sullivan EastUnicoi County in Charleston tournamentCherokee at Jefferson CountySOUTHWEST VIRGINIAGreeneville at Gate CityJohn Battle at Lebanon, 7 p.m.Tuesday, April 15NORTHEAST TENNESSEEDobyns ... - Sun, 13 Apr 2014

Gate City storms past Sullivan South in softball - KINGSPORT — After four innings of nip and tuck action, the floodgates opened up for Gate City's softball team in the top of the fifth inning, propelling the Lady Blue Devils to a 13-1 win over Sullivan South on Wednesday.Gate City was clinging to a 1-0 lead through four innings before finally pouncing on the Lady Rebels in the top of the fifth. The bottom two batters in Gate City's order reached ... - Wed, 26 Mar 2014

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Home and Leisure Show draws 300-plus - Keokuk Gate City Daily - More than 300 Tri-State Area residents gleaned information, saw new products and services, bought unique items, and ate good barbecue Saturday at the annual Daily Gate City Home and Leisure Show. Attendance was constant and good at the new venue, ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Man shot to death in Gate City; Birmingham police detain person of interest - al.com (blog) - Edwards said the person of interest was taken into custody in Gate City within about 10 minutes of officers responding to the scene. Officers were responding to a shots fired call when they found the victim laying on the ground, Edwards said ... - Sat, 22 Mar 2014

Gate City man gets nearly 10 years for theft from relative - Kingsport Times News - GATE CITY — A Southwest Virginia man was sentenced to almost a decade in prison for breaking into a relative's Scott County home last year and stealing thousands in cash, jewelry and guns. Joseph Edward Ramey, 27, Wagner Street, Gate City, was given ... - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

Birmingham police say 'love triangle' caused fatal Gate City shooting, suspect ... - The Huntsville Times - al.com (blog) - BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- The Birmingham Police Department has arrested a suspect in a fatal shooting in Gates City on Friday. DeAnthony Thomas, 39, of Tarrant, has been charged with murder in the killing of Victor Swanson, 23, of Birmingham, according ...Man charged in Gate City shooting - Alabama's News LeaderPolice: Suspect, victim in Gate City murder involved in 'love triangle' - MyFoxALGate City homicide victim identified - Alabama's13.com - Mon, 24 Mar 2014

High school golf: Highland hosts Gate City Invite as preview to state tournament - Idaho State Journal - Jimmy Hancock/Idaho State Journal Highland's Alec Johnson studies the green and placement of his ball on the ninth green during Thursday's Gate City Invitational at Highland Golf Course. Posted: Thursday, April 10, 2014 11:45 pm. High school golf: ... - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

Monroe City edges Indians in baseball - Keokuk Gate City Daily - KAHOKA, Mo. — The Monroe City Panthers rallied with runs in four of the final five innings to defeat Clark County 5-4 in a Clarence Cannon Conference baseball game Friday. Clark County jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the first inning. Cyrus ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Police: 1 dead in Gate City shooting - MyFoxAL - Birmingham Police say that a man is dead following a shooting in the Gate City area Friday evening. Police responded to the scene in the 7500 block of 66th Court Way South shortly before 5 p.m. They say the victim, identified by family as Viktor ... - Sat, 22 Mar 2014

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