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Running Around: January Beech party, high in the sky

Running Around: January Beech party, high in the sky

January 15th, 2015 6:50 pm by Tony Casey

When the weatherperson announced, "this is going to be the weekend to go skiing," my wife and I dropped the hats, gloves, goggles and ski pants we were loading into our bags to high-five.

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Crime Local News
Police: Man stole, forged checks in JC

Police: Man stole, forged checks in JC

January 15th, 2015 6:08 pm by Staff Report

After a Limestone man was released from Greene County Jail, police said, he was arrested again on theft-related charges from Johnson City.

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Man sentenced to life in prison in Tennessee cannibal case

Man sentenced to life in prison in Tennessee cannibal case

January 15th, 2015 4:22 pm by Associated Press

A Tennessee man who told police he ate part of his victim's body has been sentenced to life in prison without parole after pleading guilty in the woman's death.

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Crime
Johnson City woman accused of stealing from Miller Crest vehicle

Johnson City woman accused of stealing from Miller Crest vehicle

January 15th, 2015 4:06 pm by Staff Report

Lorie A. Burchette was charged with auto burglary and theft of property under $500.

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News Regional & National
Faulty wiring causes fire in Memphis home where 2 found dead

Faulty wiring causes fire in Memphis home where 2 found dead

January 15th, 2015 3:51 pm by Associated Press

Authorities say faulty electrical wiring caused a fire in a Memphis home where the bodies of a woman and her 2-year-old daughter were found in a bedroom.

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Crime Off the Wall News
'Being Nuts': NE Tennessee mom accused of causing husband to wreck with four children

'Being Nuts': NE Tennessee mom accused of causing husband to wreck with four children

January 15th, 2015 3:19 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

An intoxicated mother wasn't angry or fighting when she allegedly jumped in her husband's lap Wednesday afternoon, grabbed the steering wheel, and caused him to crash into the median on Highway 11-W with four children in the car.

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Blind Pennsylvania man dies after warming dry towel in microwave, accidentally setting himself on fire

Blind Pennsylvania man dies after warming dry towel in microwave, accidentally setting himself on fire

January 15th, 2015 2:27 pm by Associated Press

Sixty-eight-year-old James Shaffer told investigators he was warming the towel to put it on his sore leg Tuesday evening in Stonycreek Township.

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Mom, live-in boyfriend jailed as deputies investigate 'extremely disturbing' child abuse case

Mom, live-in boyfriend jailed as deputies investigate 'extremely disturbing' child abuse case

January 15th, 2015 2:24 pm by CARY ASHBY, Norwalk Reflector

"The child endured an immense amount of pain. Your heart can't help but go out to the child for what she suffered" - Huron County, Ohio, Chief Deputy Ted Patrick.

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Photo Gallery: In the Pantry at Good Samaritan Ministries

January 15th, 2015 2:15 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Canned meats, soups, stews and pasta are always at the top of the most needed list.

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Sue Guinn Legg

General Assembly joins fight to end hunger in Tennessee

January 15th, 2015 1:10 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Second Harvest of Northeast Tennessee and the 200 local feeding agencies it assist are struggling to restock after the holidays.

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