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Kingsport man acquitted of theft charges

Kingsport man acquitted of theft charges

June 2nd, 2014 10:35 pm by Becky Campbell

A Kingsport man accused of being part of a scheme to steal a woman's $500,000 inheritance was acquitted of his charge Monday after a judge ruled there was not sufficient evidence for a jury to deliberate on the case.

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Ridgewood voted king of barbecue

Ridgewood voted king of barbecue

June 2nd, 2014 10:23 pm by Nathan Baker

The Bluff City restaurant beat all its peers in the state for the title of best barbecue, as decided by a Facebook poll posted on the page for the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development.

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Renovated Johnson City train depot soon to open with regional restaurant

June 2nd, 2014 7:44 pm by Lee Talbert

Historical preservation and economic development rolled into one.

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Tennessee man exonerated for rape added to growing registry

Tennessee man exonerated for rape added to growing registry

June 2nd, 2014 4:33 pm by Associated Press

Randall Mills spent more than 11 years in prison but was released after DNA evidence in 2008 proved that he couldn't have raped a 12-year-old neighbor.

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Community
Getting fit at the Carter Co. Sheriff's Office

Getting fit at the Carter Co. Sheriff's Office

June 2nd, 2014 4:21 pm by John Thompson

Kristie Bowling was proclaimed the Biggest Loser.

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Change is Possible: Group works to help disaster victims back on feet

Change is Possible: Group works to help disaster victims back on feet

June 2nd, 2014 2:42 pm by Staff Report

The Unicoi Co. Sheriff's Dept. obtained furniture for the aid program at no cost to the county, other than pick up and transport, via the U.S. military's surplus program, a program the department has utilized often since early 2013.

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Community Education
Summer feeding program aims to fill children's needs

Summer feeding program aims to fill children's needs

June 2nd, 2014 2:38 pm by John Thompson

Angie Odom of the TLC Community Center has learned that the end of the school year means the start of hungry times for many children.

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Meet Your Neighbor: Unicoi's Hazel Berry defines volunteerism

Meet Your Neighbor: Unicoi's Hazel Berry defines volunteerism

June 2nd, 2014 2:19 pm by Brad Hicks

For 50 years, the 89-year-old World War II veteran has traveled from Unicoi to Johnson City to volunteer her time at the VA nursing home.

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Crime
Accused Johnson City burglar captured in Arkansas

Accused Johnson City burglar captured in Arkansas

June 2nd, 2014 2:12 pm by Staff Report

A 22-year-old Johnson City man accused of burglarizing an apartment last year has been captured in Arkansas and brought back to face local charges.

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Crime
Kingsport man charged with attempted murder

Kingsport man charged with attempted murder

June 2nd, 2014 12:53 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The man was arrested following a fight with family members in which he allegedly pointed a gun at a man's face and crashed his pickup while trying to run people over.

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