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Teen says he thought he was killing goblin, not 5-year-old foster brother

Teen says he thought he was killing goblin, not 5-year-old foster brother

November 6th, 2014 11:48 am by Associated Press

His lawyer is using an insanity defense.

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Crime
Police: Man sold gun stolen in Johnson City burglary

Police: Man sold gun stolen in Johnson City burglary

November 6th, 2014 10:56 am by Staff Report

Police arrested a Johnson City man Wednesday on charges that he broke into a Huffine Road apartment and stole guns.

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Crime
Updated: Man charged with Halloween armed robbery in Johnson City

Updated: Man charged with Halloween armed robbery in Johnson City

November 6th, 2014 10:11 am by Staff Report

Johnson City police arrested 27-year-old man Wednesday on charges that he robbed several people at gunpoint on Halloween.

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Sports Milligan Sports
Buffs romp past Alice Lloyd

Buffs romp past Alice Lloyd

November 5th, 2014 10:39 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Milligan College's basketball team improved to 3-0 with a convincing 81-62 win over Alice Lloyd on Wednesday at Steve Lacy Fieldhouse.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Head of the class: Bucs' Hardy finalist for national award

Head of the class: Bucs' Hardy finalist for national award

November 5th, 2014 9:45 pm by Joe Avento

Meredith Hardy, a senior on the East Tennessee State volleyball team, was on a list of 10 players from around the country eligible for the award. It's given to a senior who excels four areas: the community, the classroom, character and competition.

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Sports High schools
Lady Hilltoppers' reign in Big Seven will be challenged

Lady Hilltoppers' reign in Big Seven will be challenged

November 5th, 2014 9:43 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill's embarrassment of riches has led to five straight Big Seven Conference girls' basketball titles, but a sixth consecutive title looks like a taxing challenge.

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Sports UT Sports
Tennessee suspends four Lady Vols for 1-2 games

Tennessee suspends four Lady Vols for 1-2 games

November 5th, 2014 9:42 pm by AP

Lady Vols coach Holly Warlick said Wednesday that guards Ariel Massengale and Andraya Carter would miss one game and forward Cierra Burdick and guard Jannah Tucker would miss two because they did "not live up to our academic standards."

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News Local News Election 2014
Amendment 1 backer, foe both expect strict regulation

Amendment 1 backer, foe both expect strict regulation

November 5th, 2014 9:19 pm by Becky Campbell

Local supporters and opponents of Amendment 1 expect Tennessee legislators will work quickly to put stricter regulations on abortion clinics in place after voters approved the state constitutional measure on Tuesday.

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Farmers market, Tweetsie rules to be discussed at commission meeting

Farmers market, Tweetsie rules to be discussed at commission meeting

November 5th, 2014 9:14 pm by Gary B. Gray

City commissioners finally will review a bid tonight for construction of the new downtown farmers market, or "downtown pavilion" - a moniker given the building in mid-stride to better reflect its eclectic purpose.

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Johnson City mayor reveals funding for pet project from Food City

Johnson City mayor reveals funding for pet project from Food City

November 5th, 2014 9:07 pm by Nathan Baker

As officials across the country counted votes Tuesday evening, the members of the Johnson City/Washington County Animal Control Board were gleefully counting dollars.

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