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Police: Man switched price tags to underpay for item

Police: Man switched price tags to underpay for item

June 3rd, 2014 10:40 pm by Staff Report

Police said a Rogersville man was arrested on theft charges after he switched price tags on items at a hardware store.

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Bike rider, 11, dies after being hit by vehicle in SW Virginia

Bike rider, 11, dies after being hit by vehicle in SW Virginia

June 3rd, 2014 5:16 pm by NET News Service

The child was flown by Virginia State Police to Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, where he was pronounced dead.

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Grand Canyon - VIDEO

June 3rd, 2014 4:40 pm by Photo by Joe Grable

The Grand Canyon and the muddy Colorado River.

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UPDATE: Sevierville woman says she didn't mean to put dog in danger

UPDATE: Sevierville woman says she didn't mean to put dog in danger - VIDEO

June 3rd, 2014 4:05 pm by Becky Campbell

A Sevierville woman said Tuesday she never meant to put her dog, Buster Brown, in harm's way when she left the young Red Nose Pit Bull/Boxer mix inside her car last month while shopping in Johnson City.

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Off the Wall News: Twins slapped with misdemeanor charge after faking 4-year-old nephew's kidnapping

Off the Wall News: Twins slapped with misdemeanor charge after faking 4-year-old nephew's kidnapping

June 3rd, 2014 2:27 pm by Associated Press

The 25-year-old brothers said they were making a video to promote child abduction awareness.

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Crime
Kingsport mother charged with abuse, neglect after kids found unattended

Kingsport mother charged with abuse, neglect after kids found unattended

June 3rd, 2014 2:24 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Julia A. Smith turned herself in at the Kingsport Police Department on Monday.

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Covered Bridge 5K Run/3K Walk June 14 to benefit Sycamore Shoals Hospital Foundation

Covered Bridge 5K Run/3K Walk June 14 to benefit Sycamore Shoals Hospital Foundation

June 3rd, 2014 11:45 am by Contributed to the Press

Funds raised by the race will go toward upgrades to the medical/surgical floor at Sycamore Shoals Hospital. Last year's events raised nearly $23,000 and benefited the Chest Pain Center at Sycamore Shoals Hospital.

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Bristol man accused of raping 15-year-old after posing as younger man on social media

Bristol man accused of raping 15-year-old after posing as younger man on social media

June 3rd, 2014 10:31 am by Staff Report

Joel David Cormier, 26, was charged with aggravated statutory rape.

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ETSU researchers to be a part of effort to reduce number of babies born addicted to drugs

ETSU researchers to be a part of effort to reduce number of babies born addicted to drugs

June 3rd, 2014 9:56 am by Nathan Baker

DOH: 386 infants born this year so far showing withdrawal symptoms that can occur in babies exposed to drugs while in their mothers' wombs. That number is 22 percent higher than the same time period last year, creating "an epidemic-level health crisis."

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Board votes down coaching policy after public comment

Board votes down coaching policy after public comment

June 3rd, 2014 9:04 am by Nathan Baker

A proposed policy change to bar Johnson City School district employees from coaching athletics at other districts within a 50-mile radius failed unanimously Monday night at a meeting of the system's Board of Education.

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