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Woman picks up more drug charges after meth lab found

Woman picks up more drug charges after meth lab found

November 25th, 2013 9:35 pm by John Thompson

A woman who was arrested last month on drug charges in the parking lot of the Carter County Justice Center after she testified in an unrelated drug case is facing more drug charges after a Carter County deputies reported finding evidence of a meth lab in

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Two bound over on pot-flying charge

Two bound over on pot-flying charge

November 25th, 2013 9:33 pm by Brad Hicks

A federal grand jury will consider the case of two men who allegedly used a private plane to transport more than 70 pounds of high-grade marijuana and were arrested early last week upon landing at the Johnson City Airport.

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Carter County auctions off Range Elementary School in online auction

Carter County auctions off Range Elementary School in online auction

November 25th, 2013 9:28 pm by John Thompson

The Carter County School Board voted unanimously to sell Range Elementary School to the highest bidder in an online auction conducted by the Royston Auction Co. The winning bid was $93,000 for the 16,000- square-foot building and 2.8 acre lot in Watauga.

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Are you dreaming of a white Thanksgiving?

Are you dreaming of a white Thanksgiving?

November 25th, 2013 9:23 pm by Tony Casey

Tennessee Department of Transportation salt trucks will be on hand in East Tennessee for the wintry weather headed for the area.

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Sports Sports Live Douglas Fritz High schools
Mistakes cost Devils playoff win at Fulton

Mistakes cost Devils playoff win at Fulton

November 25th, 2013 8:27 pm by Douglas Fritz

There is little doubt Knox Fulton was the better football team in Friday’s Class 4A state quarterfinal game, but it should also be noted Greeneville had a real opportunity for an upset.

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Crime Police Blotter
A drunken wrist cutter on a transit bus and more from the Police Blotter

A drunken wrist cutter on a transit bus and more from the Police Blotter

November 25th, 2013 5:29 pm by Staff Report

Police said he was licking the two cuts he had on his wrists. He was arrested for public intoxication.

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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: Rogue llama wonders around Michigan for 6 months

Off the Wall News: Rogue llama wonders around Michigan for 6 months

November 25th, 2013 4:54 pm by Associated Press

A llama spotted wandering for nearly six months in Michigan has been captured and is getting a new home.

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Columns Community Voices
Party line leaves Congress with few morals

Party line leaves Congress with few morals

November 25th, 2013 4:45 pm by Judy Garland, Community Voices

'For certain, no statesman ever claimed entitlement to so much moral wiggle room' — Judy Garland.

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Crime
7-year-old child taken from Elizabethton woman charged with assault, neglect/abuse

7-year-old child taken from Elizabethton woman charged with assault, neglect/abuse

November 25th, 2013 3:56 pm by John Thompson

Christa L. Sams was arrested after she allegedly assaulted the driver of a car in which she and her son were riding on Friday afternoon.

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Crime
Carter Co. man indicted on meth charges

Carter Co. man indicted on meth charges

November 25th, 2013 3:51 pm by John Thompson

The charges stem from the alleged purchases and attempts to purchase cold medicines containing psuedoephedrine at several drug stores in Elizabethton, Johnson City and Bluff City between March and September.

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