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Fire claims life of Unicoi County man

Fire claims life of Unicoi County man

December 11th, 2014 4:24 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley said the man died Thursday morning at a burn unit in the Wake Forest, N.C., area.

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Ramsey opposes pre-abortion ultrasound bill, talks prospects of reproductive laws

Ramsey opposes pre-abortion ultrasound bill, talks prospects of reproductive laws

December 11th, 2014 4:09 pm by Erik Schelzig, Associated Press

The approval of a constitutional amendment to give the state Legislature more power to regulate abortions in Tennessee may have opened the floodgates to proposals from Republican lawmakers in the upcoming session, but Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey says he doe

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ETSU's Giplaye out for the season

ETSU's Giplaye out for the season

December 11th, 2014 3:57 pm by Joe Avento

The senior forward suffered a ruptured patella tendon in practice.

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Bluff City woman allegedly poisoned husband for 3 years prior to shooting that led to arrest

Bluff City woman allegedly poisoned husband for 3 years prior to shooting that led to arrest

December 11th, 2014 3:55 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

Misty Addair had been indicted on a charge that she tried to kill her husband by shooting him in the back in June.

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Search of house results in felony drug charges for local man, police say

Search of house results in felony drug charges for local man, police say

December 11th, 2014 2:11 pm by Staff Report

Police said a city man was arrested on charges he dealt drugs from his home after a search was conducted this week.

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Update: Bristol police amend list of those sought in 126 drug indictments

Update: Bristol police amend list of those sought in 126 drug indictments

December 11th, 2014 2:03 pm by Staff Report

Police issued a press release today removing the name of Jonathan Addair, 25, of Basham Hill Road in Bristol, Tennessee, who officers said was not involved.

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Bill banning racial profiling introduced in Tennessee General Assembly

Bill banning racial profiling introduced in Tennessee General Assembly

December 11th, 2014 1:26 pm by Associated Press

All of Tennessee's law enforcement agencies would have to adopt written policies to ban racial profiling, under legislation introduced in the General Assembly.

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The Buzz: Trending stories today from Johnson City Press

The Buzz: Trending stories today from Johnson City Press

December 11th, 2014 12:07 pm by Johnson City Press

Why surf when you'll find it right here? You've got a friend in The Buzz. Here are today's top stories on JohnsonCityPress.com.

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UPDATE: Date for Wellmont merger decision postponed

UPDATE: Date for Wellmont merger decision postponed

December 11th, 2014 11:24 am by Staff Report

A decision by a regional health care provider on a question that could have consequences for one of the largest industry sectors in the Tri-Cities will not be made before the end of the year, according to a statement from the organization's board of direc

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Woman accused of shoplifting at Johnson City mall

Woman accused of shoplifting at Johnson City mall

December 11th, 2014 10:12 am by Staff Report

A woman took more than $600 in merchandise from a Johnson City mall retailer, resulting in her arrest Wednesday, police said.

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