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Police charge Carter man with theft of coins, musical instruments

Police charge Carter man with theft of coins, musical instruments

May 28th, 2014 9:35 am by John Thompson

James Kirby Fry allegedly took more than $60K in items from a Stoney Creek home... and it wasn't his first run-in with police.

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Local News Washington County
County farm takes center stage at commission meeting

County farm takes center stage at commission meeting

May 28th, 2014 9:01 am by Gary B. Gray

Members of newly formed association, comprised of nearby property owners, want a say in future plans for the 50-acres of land

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Crime Local News
Pet killer back in jail on probation violation

Pet killer back in jail on probation violation

May 28th, 2014 8:37 am by Becky Campbell

Judge says he was wrong in granting Dustin Harrell judicial diversion for killing his family's 4-pound Yorkshire Terrier.

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Prosecutors ask judge to allow appeal on evidence decision in Larkin death case

Prosecutors ask judge to allow appeal on evidence decision in Larkin death case

May 27th, 2014 10:07 pm by Becky Campbell

In what might be a last-ditch effort to salvage evidence in a murder case, Washington County prosecutors filed a motion Tuesday asking a judge to allow them to appeal his most recent ruling barring certain forensic testimony.

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News Local News
Knox woman says VA threatened to impound service dog

Knox woman says VA threatened to impound service dog

May 27th, 2014 10:00 pm by Nathan Baker

A Knoxville woman said she was unfairly treated by hospital staff at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Mountain Home who tried to send her service dog to a nearby animal shelter while she received treatment for broken bones.

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News Local News Education
Delay in TCAP scores won't delay local report cards

Delay in TCAP scores won't delay local report cards

May 27th, 2014 9:45 pm by Nathan Baker

When report cards go home this month, the final grades for hundreds of students in the area will not include scores that were mandated by the state three years ago to be averaged in as achievement measures.

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Murder charge against city woman dismissed

Murder charge against city woman dismissed

May 27th, 2014 9:37 pm by Becky Campbell

A first-degree murder charge against a Johnson City woman who was present but did not participate in a man's killing was dismissed in Washington County Criminal Court Tuesday.

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Sports High schools
D-B's Gentry heads Johnson City Press Super 22 team

D-B's Gentry heads Johnson City Press Super 22 team

May 27th, 2014 9:07 pm by Douglas Fritz

Dobyns-Bennett's Logan Gentry was chosen as the Johnson City Press Super 22 player of the year on Tuesday, ending a seven-year streak by Science Hill of having the area's top baseball player.

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Police Blotter
The Police Blotter returns with tales of the unknown lover, a brutal belly bumper, and more

The Police Blotter returns with tales of the unknown lover, a brutal belly bumper, and more

May 27th, 2014 7:47 pm by Staff Report

Also inside: The bikini burglary, Jill-of-all-trades, and more!

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Crime Regional & National
Tennessee mom accused of abusing son who ran away after orders of 1,500 pushups for lying about toast

Tennessee mom accused of abusing son who ran away after orders of 1,500 pushups for lying about toast

May 27th, 2014 5:12 pm by Jamie Page, The Tennessean

The incident prompted a six-day search.

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