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What It Was Was Football By Pete Dykes
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The story of Bobby Dobb and how football came to East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.
The Sword and the Light By Pete Dykes
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Take a journey back to biblical days as author Pete Dykes paints a picture of how it may have been when Jesus Christ walked the earth. The story is in no way meant to replace or take away from the... More > Gospels, but rather help the reader understand more by presenting an idea of the world at that time.< Less
Kinnie Wagner Story By Pete Dykes
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On a beautiful spring afternoon of April 13, 1925, 5 officers converged on the Holston River bank in Kingsport, Tennessee, guns drawn and ready for action. They were there to arrest a youthful... More > fugutive named Kinnie Wagner, a native of nearby Scott County Virginia, now wanted by the law in Mississippi for allegedly shooting and killing a deputy sheriff. Thus began what may be one of the most well known stories of a southern gunman, his trial, escapes from jail and prison, and his eventual surrender in another state to a woman sheriff. This story, told in the vernacular of an old time Kingsport resident named Pug Potter, contains all the facts and reports of the shootings, the trial, escape, and later career. No southern library is complete without it! Hard back.< Less
Kinnie Wagner Story By Pete Dykes
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On a beautiful spring afternoon of April 13, 1925, 5 officers converged on the Holston River bank in Kingsport, Tennessee, guns drawn and ready for action. They were there to arrest a youthful... More > fugutive named Kinnie Wagner, a native of nearby Scott County Virginia, now wanted by the law in Mississippi for allegedly shooting and killing a deputy sheriff. Thus began what may be one of the most well known stories of a southern gunman, his trial, escapes from jail and prison, and his eventual surrender in another state to a woman sheriff. This story, told in the vernacular of an old time Kingsport resident named Pug Potter, contains all the facts and reports of the shootings, the trial, escape, and later career. No southern library is complete without it! Paper back.< Less
Dark and Bloody Ground By Pete Dykes
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The story about a Long Hunger named Jonathan Duggan who was hired to lead a group of settlers from what later would become East Tennessee into the Kentucky lands and the efforts of British agents and... More > hostile Indians to stop the mission.< Less
In The Line of Duty: The Murder of Scott County Deputy Ira M. (Pappy) Skeen By Pete Dykes
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The true story of the 1955 murder of Deputy Sheriff Ira M. Skeen in Scott County, Virginia.
The Eastman Explosion Tragedy By Pete Dykes
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The sudden unexpected explosion at the Tennessee Eastman Aniline Plant in October, 1960, brought horrific death and destruction to the huge Kingsport industrial complex. Following the shattering... More > blast, nearby storage tanks of chemicals exploded as well, adding to the growing piles of rubble and debris that heaped up, burying bodies and body parts in a desolate scene of destruction. Flames spread, and multiple drums of stored material exploded as the heat reached them. Nothing like this had ever happened at the forty year old facility, where more than twelve thousand employees earned their livings. "The Eastman Explosion Tragedy" takes the reader back in time with eyewitness accounts of that terrible day in East Tennessee.< Less

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Referral Mastery Referral Mastery By Joe Stumpf
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