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After 2 attorneys, 1 plea, 0 results in murder trial

April 28th, 2014 9:41 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man ordered to represent himself in an attempted murder case after dismissing two court-appointed attorneys decided to plead guilty to the charge Monday, then decided against it.

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Tennessee hoops class takes another hit

April 28th, 2014 9:33 pm by AP

Tennessee has released 6-foot-8 forward CJ Turman from his letter of intent, leaving the Volunteers without any of the four basketball recruits who signed with them in November.

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Public notice issue derails Model Mill vote

Public notice issue derails Model Mill vote

April 28th, 2014 9:26 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City Commissioners will have to reconsider their recent decision to rezone the former Model Mill property to allow for an apartment complex.

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Land sakes: UCED options over 20-acre parcel in Dry Creek

Land sakes: UCED options over 20-acre parcel in Dry Creek

April 28th, 2014 9:22 pm by Brad Hicks

Time is of the essence when it comes to industrial recruitment, Unicoi County Economic Development Director Tish Oldham said, and it is crucial for governments to have property in hand when potential industries call.

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Lady Devils in fine form for playoffs

Lady Devils in fine form for playoffs

April 28th, 2014 8:30 pm by Douglas Fritz

Tournament time comes for everybody this week, but Unicoi County's softball team got a jumpstart on momentum by winning the Tiny Day Classic in Greeneville on Sunday.

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Texas HS student found with AK-47, handguns at school

Texas HS student found with AK-47, handguns at school

April 28th, 2014 7:44 pm by Associated Press

A 17-year-old boy who hid a loaded AK-47 assault rifle in a school bathroom and two loaded handguns in his backpack intended to "commit a violent act," a school official said, but the plan was foiled when his parents discovered the weapons missing at home

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Boone softball coach Wagner retires

Boone softball coach Wagner retires

April 28th, 2014 4:45 pm by Douglas Fritz

Daniel Boone head softball coach Rick Wagner has announced he will retire from coaching at the end of this season.

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Johnson City police update delinquent payments list

Johnson City police update delinquent payments list

April 28th, 2014 4:26 pm by Staff Report

The oldest citations date back to 2010, and the city decided it was time to try to collect the fines.

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Utah woman charged with murder in 6 baby deaths; death penalty off table

Utah woman charged with murder in 6 baby deaths; death penalty off table

April 28th, 2014 4:25 pm by MICHELLE L. PRICE, Associated Press

Defendant Megan Huntsman, 39, is accused of killing the babies between 1996 and 2006.

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2 Knox Co. deputies on leave after another photographed allegedly choking student

April 28th, 2014 4:17 pm by Jamie Satterfield, Knoxville News-Sentinel

Knox County Sheriff Jimmy "J.J." Jones on Sunday night fired Deputy Frank Phillips.

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