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UPDATE: Victim admits he lied about robbery

UPDATE: Victim admits he lied about robbery

April 10th, 2014 1:22 pm by Becky Campbell

The victim of a robbery on the East Tennessee State University campus earlier this week was conducting a drug transaction when the holdup took place, police said.

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Entertainment
Colbert to take Letterman's slot on CBS

Colbert to take Letterman's slot on CBS

April 10th, 2014 12:40 pm by Associated Press

Comedy Central's Emmy-winning "The Colbert Report" has been a hit since its launch in 2005.

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News Photos Local News
UPDATE: One charged, two suffer minor injuries in five-car crash

UPDATE: One charged, two suffer minor injuries in five-car crash

April 10th, 2014 12:34 pm by Tony Casey

Lieutenant Larry Williams of the Johnson City Police Department called a midday five-car accident on West Market Street on Thursday a "chain reaction."

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News Local News
Tennessee GOP says former Unicoi Co. Sheriff Harris can run

Tennessee GOP says former Unicoi Co. Sheriff Harris can run

April 10th, 2014 12:23 pm by Brad Hicks

One day after a complaint questioning his status as a Republican was filed, Kent Harris said he learned that he will appear on the ballot in August.

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News Crime Regional & National
5 charged in kidnapping of North Carolina prosecutor's father after rescue in Atlanta

5 charged in kidnapping of North Carolina prosecutor's father after rescue in Atlanta

April 10th, 2014 12:19 pm by ALLEN G. BREED and MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press

Authorities say Frank Arthur Janssen's kidnappers threatened to torture him and sent text messages to his wife making demands.

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News Business & Technology
Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

April 10th, 2014 11:24 am by Associated Press

Family Dollar said it believes the bad winter weather hurt its earnings by at least 5 cents per share.

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News Community Local News Elizabethton
Community rallies to support Elizabethton newspaper's ex-carriers

Community rallies to support Elizabethton newspaper's ex-carriers

April 10th, 2014 10:54 am by John Thompson

Dixie's Diner has dedicated half its profits this week to the former Elizabethton Star carriers. The paper also recently laid off numerous staff members.

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News Photos Local News Outdoors
Updated: Bear menaces west Johnson City

Updated: Bear menaces west Johnson City

April 10th, 2014 10:23 am by Gary B. Gray

A large black bear is wreaking havoc in a neighborhood near Woodland Elementary School.

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Fishing hardware can make your trip smoother

April 10th, 2014 10:03 am by Johnny Molloy

Fishing can be fun - and frustrating. However, a well-tooled fisherman will not only catch and eat more fish but also have an easier time doing it. Consider the following items to make your next angling experience more bountiful.

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Youths to lead St. Jude Junkin' '

April 10th, 2014 9:50 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Friends of Luke Barnes will be out in force Saturday for a repeat of the benefit scrap metal drive conducted last fall at the Landmark Shopping Center on Sunset Drive.

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