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Student, professor meet in lifesaving encounter - VIDEO

Student, professor meet in lifesaving encounter - VIDEO

May 7th, 2014 9:24 pm by Nathan Baker

A trip to the races in March could have been deadly for East Tennessee State University pharmacy professor Charles Collins if circumstances had been slightly different.

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Judge bares heart in sentencing in case of vehicular homicide

Judge bares heart in sentencing in case of vehicular homicide

May 7th, 2014 9:14 pm by John Thompson

The sentencing hearing for Micah Cates on Monday provided a rare glimpse into the heart and mind of Judge Jon Kerry Blackwood, who is familiar in the region because of the many high-profile cases he has tried but is the least-known judge in the area becau

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Johnson City man gets 121-month sentence in sex case

Johnson City man gets 121-month sentence in sex case

May 7th, 2014 9:06 pm by Brad Hicks

As he spoke at his at his Wednesday sentencing hearing in U.S. District Court, Rickie Lee Hoyle Jr. admitted to Judge J. Ronnie Greer that he did send inappropriate text messages to a boy last year, but he never touched or attempted to touch the boy and d

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Teacher indicted on charge of stealing pills

Teacher indicted on charge of stealing pills

May 7th, 2014 9:01 pm by John Thompson

A Carter County grand jury indicted a suspended Hampton Elementary School teacher on two theft charges Monday.

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Pair arrested on gun, drug charges after traffic stop

Pair arrested on gun, drug charges after traffic stop

May 7th, 2014 7:29 pm by Staff Reports

Police say they've arrested two people from Kingsport after a car was pulled over Tuesday evening.

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UPDATE: Graybeal responds to Ford's talk of recount, Ford comments publicly

UPDATE: Graybeal responds to Ford's talk of recount, Ford comments publicly

May 7th, 2014 4:47 pm by Becky Campbell

Tennessee Republican party executive committee must approve recount if vote is challenged

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Two Johnson City women charged following alleged assault

Two Johnson City women charged following alleged assault

May 7th, 2014 4:17 pm by Staff Report

Amber Williford and Jessica Griffith allegedly went to an apartment twice and, during one of those visits, got into an argument with the resident.

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Kingsport man gets 15 years in federal prison for leadership role in oxycodone and money laundering conspiracies

Kingsport man gets 15 years in federal prison for leadership role in oxycodone and money laundering conspiracies

May 7th, 2014 1:37 pm by Staff Report

Many of the pills obtained and sold within this conspiracy were obtained from Michigan, Florida and Georgia and transported back to the Eastern District of Tennessee for resale.

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Nation's report card: No gains for 12th-graders

Nation's report card: No gains for 12th-graders

May 7th, 2014 12:27 pm by AP

According to report, Tennessee seniors are below the national levels of proficiency in both math and reading.

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Carter County election roundup

Carter County election roundup

May 7th, 2014 11:34 am by John Thompson

The year 2014 will be remembered as a year of major changes in Carter County government, with many new faces elected to represent the Republican Party in the August General elections.

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