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Tennessee man shoots at dog defending woman in domestic attack

Tennessee man shoots at dog defending woman in domestic attack

June 23rd, 2014 12:00 pm by Mark Hicks, Leaf Chronicle

A 50-year-old Clarksville man faces a variety of charges following a domestic violence incident during which he shot at a dog that was trying to protect a woman.

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Update: Police say man arrested after cutting father's throat, resisting arrest

Update: Police say man arrested after cutting father's throat, resisting arrest

June 23rd, 2014 11:15 am by Staff Report

Officer Nick Anderson found a man sitting on the porch holding his throat. His throat was bleeding from what police called "a small laceration."

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Display of selected historical 'documents' to be unveiled at Justice Center today

Display of selected historical 'documents' to be unveiled at Justice Center today

June 23rd, 2014 10:35 am by Gary B. Gray

"You will be able to see where our laws came from. It gives you foundation" - Mary Alexander.

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Update: 2 states, 2 murders, 2 guilty pleas

Update: 2 states, 2 murders, 2 guilty pleas

June 23rd, 2014 10:05 am by Becky Campbell

Three people involved in a brutal 2010 murder that led to a missing person search and second murder in Virginia pleaded guilty in a Washington County courtroom Monday.

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Sports Elizabethton Twins
Twins' victory over Mariners a wild affair

Twins' victory over Mariners a wild affair

June 22nd, 2014 10:07 pm by Joe Avento

The Twins scored two late runs on wild pitches to beat the Pulaski Mariners 2-0 in their home opener Sunday night at Joe O'Brien Field.

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Officials say survey stops short in scaling states' safety

Officials say survey stops short in scaling states' safety

June 22nd, 2014 9:50 pm by Max Hrenda

After Tennessee was listed as the country's third most-dangerous state - in a list that included Washington, D.C. - by a business-oriented social media company, questions surrounding the state's safety and the survey's veracity were thrust into public vie

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JC native, Navy officer Tummers part of rescue operation that saved 277

JC native, Navy officer Tummers part of rescue operation that saved 277

June 22nd, 2014 9:35 pm by Elizabeth Saulsbury

Lt. Cmdr. Mike Tummers, a Johnson City native, is part of a Fleet Surgical Team Four on the USS Bataan (LHD 5) and participated in a rescue operation that took place June 6 in the Mediterranean Sea.

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Cards hang on to beat Danville in home opener

Cards hang on to beat Danville in home opener

June 22nd, 2014 9:28 pm by Douglas Fritz

Johnson City broke loose for six runs -- four of them on the sweet swing of Chris Rivera -- in the first inning, and then held off determined Danville 10-8

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Meet Your Neighbor: Retired JCPD officer Chuck Carroll still proving 'resource'-ful

Meet Your Neighbor: Retired JCPD officer Chuck Carroll still proving 'resource'-ful

June 22nd, 2014 9:28 pm by Tony Casey

After 30 years in law enforcement, former Johnson City Police Department officer Chuck Carroll said it was tough when he retired in 2010.

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Budget process poised to begin in Unicoi County

Budget process poised to begin in Unicoi County

June 22nd, 2014 9:19 pm by Brad Hicks

The process of preparing Unicoi County's budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year will begin Tuesday evening, as the County Commission's Budget Committee will start budgetary talks.

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