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Piney Flats Bojangles' offers promotions on opening day

Piney Flats Bojangles' offers promotions on opening day

July 7th, 2014 9:35 am by Staff Report

Bojangles' Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits will officially open its first Piney Flats location Tuesday, July 8 at 5 a.m. at 6547 Highway 11E, in front of the Food City store.

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News Regional & National
Update: Quake slams Mexico, Guatemala; at least 3 dead

Update: Quake slams Mexico, Guatemala; at least 3 dead

July 7th, 2014 8:52 am by Associated Press

A magnitude-6.9 earthquake on the Pacific Coast jolted a wide area of southern Mexico and Central America Monday, killing at least three people while damaging homes, hospitals and churches.

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Crime
Johnson City police say car burglar tripped, fell during chase

Johnson City police say car burglar tripped, fell during chase

July 7th, 2014 8:38 am by Staff Report

Andy Lane was arrested about 2:15 a.m. Sunday after police were called to the area of South Roan and West Pine streets on a suspicious person report.

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Crime Off the Wall News
Police: 27-year-old Johnson City woman claimed to be 16

Police: 27-year-old Johnson City woman claimed to be 16

July 7th, 2014 8:11 am by Staff Report

Police encountered Alana C. Lee as they went to a King Springs Road apartment complex about 9 p.m. Sunday to check on a suspicious person report.

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News Regional & National
Sick out: 308 Memphis police officers call in sick

Sick out: 308 Memphis police officers call in sick

July 7th, 2014 7:46 am by Associated Press

Because of the number of officers out, the Shelby County Sheriff's Department is helping to patrol the city.

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Department of Energy says $12 billion needed to complete Oak Ridge cleanup

Department of Energy says $12 billion needed to complete Oak Ridge cleanup

July 7th, 2014 7:37 am by Frank Munger, Knoxville News-Sentinel

A lot remains to be done - and it won't be cheap.

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Sheriff: Teens confessed to robbing, killing Roan Mountain man

Sheriff: Teens confessed to robbing, killing Roan Mountain man

July 6th, 2014 10:42 pm by Max Hrenda

Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes said two teenagers accused of murdering a 56-year-old Roan Mountain man at his home Friday have confessed to their roles in his death.

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Police: Drunken man stole city bus, left it at drug store

Police: Drunken man stole city bus, left it at drug store

July 6th, 2014 10:37 pm by Staff Report

A city man was arrested, police said, after he stole a city bus and abandoned it in a drug store parking lot.

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Man, woman arrested on meth-related charges

Man, woman arrested on meth-related charges

July 6th, 2014 10:34 pm by Staff Report

Police said two city residents were arrested on drug-related charges after they were seen sitting in a car with apparent drug paraphernalia in plain view.

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Heart of competition: Local heart transplant recipient to participate in Transplant Games

Heart of competition: Local heart transplant recipient to participate in Transplant Games

July 6th, 2014 10:25 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

It was 11 years ago last month that Johnson City resident Jeff Clements received his lifesaving heart transplant.

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