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JCPD remembers officers lost in line of duty

JCPD remembers officers lost in line of duty

May 15th, 2015 9:19 pm by Becky Campbell

Johnson City police officers and their families gathered Friday to pay tribute to police officers, living and deceased, as National Police Week drew to a close.

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Mountain City soldier killed at Fort Hood honored by Tennessee Governor Haslam

Mountain City soldier killed at Fort Hood honored by Tennessee Governor Haslam

May 15th, 2015 4:34 pm by Contributed to the Press

Specialist Frederick Greene of Mountain City was killed during a shooting rampage at the Fort Hood Soldier Readiness Processing Center on November 5, 2009.

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Trucker killed on I-40 in East Tennessee

Trucker killed on I-40 in East Tennessee

May 15th, 2015 4:11 pm by Hayes Hickman, Knoxville News-Sentinel

Wreckage closed the westbound lanes for seven hours near Dandridge.

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Kingsport killer dies on death row after 37 years

Kingsport killer dies on death row after 37 years

May 15th, 2015 4:00 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

Natural causes, not the needle, took life of Donald Wayne Strouth, who was sentenced to death in 1978.

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Kingsport police say man admitted he starved Labradoodle '45 days'

Kingsport police say man admitted he starved Labradoodle '45 days'

May 15th, 2015 3:54 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The discovery of an "emaciated" dog has prompted the arrest of a Kingsport man, according to police, as he estimated that he hadn't fed the animal in a month and a half.

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Boston Marathon bomber sentenced to death

Boston Marathon bomber sentenced to death

May 15th, 2015 3:45 pm by DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer

A jury sentenced Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death Friday for the Boston Marathon bombing, sweeping aside pleas that he was just a "kid" who fell under the influence of his fanatical older brother.

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'People all over the world have problems. And as long as people have problems, the blues can never die' - B.B. King.

'People all over the world have problems. And as long as people have problems, the blues can never die' - B.B. King.

May 15th, 2015 2:49 pm by KEN RITTER, Associated Press

The blues legend died late Thursday at home in Las Vegas. He was 89.

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Bristol, Va., fugitive arrested in Johnson City after traffic stop

Bristol, Va., fugitive arrested in Johnson City after traffic stop

May 15th, 2015 2:44 pm by Staff Report

Kaitlyn Anderson was charged as a fugitive from justice.

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2 charged after Belk shoplifting, knife incidents in Johnson City

2 charged after Belk shoplifting, knife incidents in Johnson City

May 15th, 2015 2:14 pm by Staff Report

Darren T. Scott were charged in relation to incidents that took place at Belk on Sunday and Tuesday.

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3 charged in Elizabethton apartment burglary

3 charged in Elizabethton apartment burglary

May 15th, 2015 12:23 pm by John Thompson

License plate photo helps deputies track down car.

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