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Update: Johnson City police say man tried to kill friend who intervened in Walmart argument with pregnant woman

Update: Johnson City police say man tried to kill friend who intervened in Walmart argument with pregnant woman

January 2nd, 2015 10:11 am by Staff Report

Steven John Connelly was arrested after the incident that began Thursday night with a shopping trip at the Walmart on Browns Mill Road.

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Knoxville resident opens fire on home intruder from bed

Knoxville resident opens fire on home intruder from bed

January 2nd, 2015 9:31 am by Knoxville News-Sentinel

The incident was reported about 6 a.m. at a residence on Linden Avenue close to Alice Street, according to Knoxville Police Department Sgt. Jason Keck.

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Business & Technology Mystery Diner
Ole's Guacamoles: Baja cuisine walking distance to downtown

Ole's Guacamoles: Baja cuisine walking distance to downtown

January 2nd, 2015 9:28 am by Mystery Diner

My education in Mexican cuisine proceeds apace. From the callow college student sporting a set of taste buds so blunt they were satisfied by canned tamales gussied up with cheese dip, I have developed an appreciation of the subtle flavor differences in a

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
5 Out & About things to do

5 Out & About things to do

January 2nd, 2015 9:20 am by Contributed

David Wiseman, aka da6d, will bring an evening of "Blues, Folk and Ballads; Truths and Lies," to the Acoustic Coffeehouse on Tuesday at 8 p.m. This will be a journey through stories, humor and songs from his recently released "What It Is ..." and many mor

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CNN hacker prank leads to holiday visit with FBI for Knoxville man

CNN hacker prank leads to holiday visit with FBI for Knoxville man

January 2nd, 2015 9:16 am by Jamie Satterfield, Knoxville News-Sentinel

David Garrett Jr. began his New Year's Day at the Knoxville headquarters of the FBI, where two agents questioned whether he was a hacker involved with the Guardians of the Peace, a group claiming responsibility for the recent hacking of Sony.

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
Historic Jonesborough Dance Society hosting 'A New Year's Affair' @ Jonesborough Visitors Center

Historic Jonesborough Dance Society hosting 'A New Year's Affair' @ Jonesborough Visitors Center

January 2nd, 2015 9:13 am by Contributed

The Historic Jonesborough Dance Society will kick off the 2015 contra dance season today and Saturday with a special event spanning two days.

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Crime Local News
Woman found with gun, drugs during warrant check, police say

Woman found with gun, drugs during warrant check, police say

January 1st, 2015 9:45 pm by Staff Report

After a Blountville woman was arrested on warrants out of Sullivan County, police said, she received more charges after officers found her with drugs and a gun, the Johnson City Police Department said in a news release.

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Crime Local News
Police: Woman tried to leave store with over $500 in merchandise

Police: Woman tried to leave store with over $500 in merchandise

January 1st, 2015 9:44 pm by Staff Report

A city woman was arrested, police said, after she tried to leave the Mall of Johnson City with hundreds of dollars worth of unpaid merchandise.

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Along with New Year, National Blood Donor Month kicks off in January

Along with New Year, National Blood Donor Month kicks off in January

January 1st, 2015 9:39 pm by Tony Casey

Johnson City Fire Department lieutenant Ian Keys said he's personally seen the ways the American Red Cross provide help where ever it's needed.

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Sailors chill out in wintry weather during 15th Frostbite Race

Sailors chill out in wintry weather during 15th Frostbite Race

January 1st, 2015 9:31 pm by Max Hrenda

Although temperatures didn't fall to freezing levels, there was plenty of chill in the afternoon air as a group of regional sailors met to test their mettle - and their threshold for cold temperatures - on Watauga Lake.

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