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Off the Wall News: Deputy shoots turkey that attacked kids and dog

Off the Wall News: Deputy shoots turkey that attacked kids and dog

November 6th, 2013 4:51 pm by Tim Gurrister, Standard-Examiner

An apparently deranged turkey's behavior proved threatening enough, even for this rural town, that police had to intervene.

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Veterans Day-related activities set for Johnson City

Veterans Day-related activities set for Johnson City

November 6th, 2013 4:28 pm by Tony Casey

Local administrations, businesses, and groups will provide different ways to honor those who have served our country for Veterans Day this year.

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Crime
Police: Johnson City resident caught catalytic converter thief in act

Police: Johnson City resident caught catalytic converter thief in act

November 6th, 2013 3:58 pm by Staff Report

The victim later identified the alleged thief in a photo lineup.

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77-year-old volunteer charged with embezzling $60K from Blountville cemetery

77-year-old volunteer charged with embezzling $60K from Blountville cemetery

November 6th, 2013 3:37 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Last week a Sullivan County grand jury returned a sealed indictment against Nina Bernice Sexton.

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Update: Teens' names released from head-on Elizabethton crash

Update: Teens' names released from head-on Elizabethton crash

November 6th, 2013 3:16 pm by John Thompson

Two cars were involved in the 8 p.m. Tuesday crash, which injured four people.

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Inmate who died in Kingsport jail suspected of being on bath salts

Inmate who died in Kingsport jail suspected of being on bath salts

November 6th, 2013 12:04 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Kingsport Police Department Public Information Officer Tom Patton has confirmed the man's identity as Michael R. Baker, 39, Church Hill.

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Send us your fall color pics

Send us your fall color pics

November 6th, 2013 9:56 am by Staff Report

The Johnson City Press wants to see your photos of autumn splendor.

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Knoxville boy, 11, severely burned playing with gasoline

Knoxville boy, 11, severely burned playing with gasoline

November 6th, 2013 8:29 am by Don Jacobs, Knoxville News-Sentinel

An 11-year-old boy was rushed to a hospital Wednesday morning with burns over most of his body caused by playing with gasoline, authorities said.

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Teen pleads guilty in Tennessee coach's death

Teen pleads guilty in Tennessee coach's death

November 6th, 2013 8:18 am by Lebanon Democrat

A Lebanon teen pleaded guilty Tuesday to vehicular homicide for the March death of a longtime Lebanon High School coach.

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Test takers rush to complete GED before new version debuts in January

Test takers rush to complete GED before new version debuts in January

November 6th, 2013 8:07 am by KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer

Americans who passed part, but not all, of the test are rushing to finish the exam before their previous scores are wiped out. About 1 million people could be affected.

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