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Carter Co. substitute teacher bound over for sexual battery charge involving student

Carter Co. substitute teacher bound over for sexual battery charge involving student

March 16th, 2015 3:07 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON - A Carter County substitute teacher was bound over to a grand jury on several charges, including sexual battery, during a Sessions Court appearance Friday.

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Senators who voted against Insure Tennessee receive negative attention from protesters

Senators who voted against Insure Tennessee receive negative attention from protesters

March 16th, 2015 2:32 pm by Andy Sher, Chattanooga Times Free Press

For weeks, state Sen. Todd Gardenhire of has felt activists' wrath for voting with six other GOP senators on a Senate panel to kill fellow Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's Insure Tennessee proposal.

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Johnson City man charged with assaulting girlfriend

Johnson City man charged with assaulting girlfriend

March 16th, 2015 2:25 pm by Staff Report

A woman told Johnson City police her boyfriend assaulted her during an argument earlier this month, resulting in his arrest Friday on a felony charge.

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Flight crew killed in Black Hawk training crash identified

Flight crew killed in Black Hawk training crash identified

March 16th, 2015 1:43 pm by Staff Report

The Louisiana National Guard on Monday identified the pilots and crew of a Black Hawk helicopter that crashed in the Santa Rosa Sound along Florida's Panhandle in a nighttime training exercise in dense fog last week with seven elite Marines aboard.

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Dickel master distiller leaving to head Popcorn Sutton

Dickel master distiller leaving to head Popcorn Sutton

March 16th, 2015 1:34 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

A central figure in the public dispute between Jack Daniel's and George Dickel distilleries over the legal definition of Tennessee whiskey is leaving to head up a brand named after a legendary moonshiner.

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Murder charge dismissed against convicted Johnson City killer's brother

Murder charge dismissed against convicted Johnson City killer's brother

March 16th, 2015 12:34 pm by Becky Campbell

A murder charge against a man whose brother was convicted in the same Johnson City fatal shooting was dismissed on Monday as he pleaded guilty to robbery in another case.

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Rock slide kills man in SW Virginia coal mine

Rock slide kills man in SW Virginia coal mine

March 16th, 2015 12:06 pm by Staff Report

David Brummitte, 34, of Pound, Va., was found about 5 a.m. in the Alpha Natural Resources affiliate Paramont Coal Company's Deep Mine 41 near McClure, Va.

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Update: Ex-wife identified alleged Johnson City convenience store robber from surveillance video

Update: Ex-wife identified alleged Johnson City convenience store robber from surveillance video

March 16th, 2015 10:23 am by Staff Report

A Johnson City man is set to appear in court today on charges that he robbed two convenience stores at knifepoint hours apart over the weekend.

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Snake-handling pastor charged with aggravated assault

Snake-handling pastor charged with aggravated assault

March 16th, 2015 9:30 am by News Sentinel staff

A snake-handling pastor was arrested Sunday night in Campbell County on charges of aggravated assault and felony reckless endangerment.

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Elizabethton Police seeking help in finding wanted man

Elizabethton Police seeking help in finding wanted man

March 16th, 2015 9:19 am by Staff Reports

ELIZABETHTON - The Elizabethton Police Department is searching for a man wanted on outstanding felony warrants and is requesting assistance from the public in finding the man.Capt. Joy Shoun of the Criminal Investigation Division said Robert Michael Scott

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