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Election 2014
Graybeal holds on to take sheriff's race by 13 votes over Ford

Graybeal holds on to take sheriff's race by 13 votes over Ford

May 6th, 2014 9:00 pm by Staff Report

In mayor's race, Eldridge runs away with 72 percent of votes.

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Local News Election 2014
UPDATE: Unicoi County unoffical results are in

UPDATE: Unicoi County unoffical results are in

May 6th, 2014 8:33 pm by Staff Reports

Greg Lynch beats out Johnny Day for mayor; Mike Hensley wins over James Lengel for sheriff; Mitzi Bowen takes county clerk race over Patty Treadway

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Election 2014
UPDATE: Lunceford unofficially beats Mathes by 68 votes in Carter County sheriff's race

UPDATE: Lunceford unofficially beats Mathes by 68 votes in Carter County sheriff's race

May 6th, 2014 8:21 pm by Staff Report

Unofficial results have Lunceford beating Mathes by 68 votes with all precincts in:

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Crime Local News
Man picks up 5th DUI charge after police say he fled scene of accident

Man picks up 5th DUI charge after police say he fled scene of accident

May 6th, 2014 8:02 pm by Staff Report

Police arrested a man on his fifth charge of drunken driving after they said he told them he fled the scene of an accident.

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Shooting investigation leads to drug, assault arrest

Shooting investigation leads to drug, assault arrest

May 6th, 2014 7:59 pm by Staff Report

Police said an investigation into an alleged shooting resulted in a Kingsport man's arrest on assault and drug charges.

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Crime down in the area according to TBI annual report

Crime down in the area according to TBI annual report

May 6th, 2014 7:53 pm by Nathan Baker

The TBI reported that the Washington County Sheriff's Office and the Johnson City and Jonesborough police departments all saw declines in crimes from 2012 to 2013

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Crime Police Blotter
Police Blotter: Dollar General disarray, a case of customer disservice, and more

Police Blotter: Dollar General disarray, a case of customer disservice, and more

May 6th, 2014 6:18 pm by Staff Report

Also inside: Dropping bombs in the bathroom, a short attention span, and more!

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UPDATE: Contract deadline looms for Wellmont, United HealthCare

UPDATE: Contract deadline looms for Wellmont, United HealthCare

May 6th, 2014 3:54 pm by Staff Report

Approximately 20,000 commercial and Medicare insurance policy holders with UnitedHealthcare in the Tri-Cities could lose their coverage at Wellmont Health System hospitals and associated physicians if the two companies can not reach a service agreement.

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Crime Local News
Meth lab suspected in Carter County explosion

Meth lab suspected in Carter County explosion

May 6th, 2014 12:53 pm by John Thompson

Neighbors told the investigators they had seen a man run from the burning shed with his pants on fire from the knees down. The neighbors said the man was attempting to put the fire out by beating the flames with his hands.

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