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Later date might help Bristol spring race

Later date might help Bristol spring race

April 1st, 2014 7:29 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It's a huge weekend for local racing and with zero percent chance of rain in the forecast for Sunday, it's also a weekend when many local fans will be asking the question, "What if?"

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News Regional & National
Study on U.S. children's well-being finds striking racial disparities

Study on U.S. children's well-being finds striking racial disparities

April 1st, 2014 6:48 pm by Associated Press

The report, released Tuesday by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, detailed nationwide racial disparities that put Asian and white children in a far more advantageous position than black, Latino and American Indian children.

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Carter Co. substitute teacher accused of stapling 3 students

Carter Co. substitute teacher accused of stapling 3 students

April 1st, 2014 5:59 pm by John Thompson

A substitute teacher with the Carter County School System has been dismissed and is facing criminal charges after she allegedly stapled three children at Central Elementary School on Monday.

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Crime Local News
Deputies say woman arrested after she tried to seduce, offer drugs to teen

Deputies say woman arrested after she tried to seduce, offer drugs to teen

April 1st, 2014 5:27 pm by Staff Report

Washington County sheriff's deputies arrested a Johnson City woman after a teenager told them she gave him drugs and tried to have sex with him.

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News Regional & National Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: Archbishop buys $2.2 million Atlanta mansion

Off the Wall News: Archbishop buys $2.2 million Atlanta mansion

April 1st, 2014 4:43 pm by RAY HENRY and RACHEL ZOLL, Associated Press

The Tudor-style mansion, stretching nearly 6,400 square feet, includes two dining rooms and a safe room.

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Update: Full story on accused downtown Johnson City killer bound over

Update: Full story on accused downtown Johnson City killer bound over

April 1st, 2014 4:25 pm by Becky Campbell

Jamarcus L. Jackson faces a Criminal Court hearing May 16.

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Crime
Caught on video: Fight posted on Facebook prompts three Kingsport arrests

Caught on video: Fight posted on Facebook prompts three Kingsport arrests

April 1st, 2014 4:10 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport woman's decision to post a Facebook video of her fighting a juvenile has prompted her own arrest, along with two additional adults who didn't immediately intervene, appearing to encourage the confrontation.

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Crime Police Blotter
The great appliance heist, a night out in Johnson City, and more from the Police Blotter

The great appliance heist, a night out in Johnson City, and more from the Police Blotter

April 1st, 2014 4:06 pm by Staff Report

Also inside, a case of selective memory, a mouthy Samaritan, two women scorned, and more!

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Cocke County EMA director charged with domestic assault, assault on an officer

Cocke County EMA director charged with domestic assault, assault on an officer

April 1st, 2014 4:06 pm by Lance Coleman, Knoxville News-Sentinel

He's been placed on unpaid administrative leave.

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Photos Reader Photos Best Shot

A squirrel stretches to get to the bird feeder

April 1st, 2014 3:25 pm by Photo by Maureen Moss

A squirrel stretches right out to get to the bird feeder in our yard in mid-February. Photo by Maureen Moss of Gray.

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