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Memphis police can't arrest civilians over video

Memphis police can't arrest civilians over video

December 20th, 2013 11:05 am by Associated Press

The Memphis Police Department has put a stop to officers arresting civilians who film them.

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Development group looks to Jonesborough for higher contribution

Development group looks to Jonesborough for higher contribution

December 20th, 2013 10:23 am by Nathan Baker

The role of Tennessee’s oldest town in shaping economic development in Washington County and the contribution it makes to those efforts was questioned Thursday at a meeting of the soon-to-be authorized organization overseeing growth in the county.

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Council building Young Farm marketing plan

Council building Young Farm marketing plan

December 20th, 2013 10:02 am by Nathan Baker

An industry expert will look at the site of a planned 100-acre commercial and retail development in Boones Creek to determine the types and sizes of stores that could someday move there.

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Johnson City man charged with motor vehicle theft

Johnson City man charged with motor vehicle theft

December 20th, 2013 9:17 am by Staff Report

Police initially stopped Tommy Osborne due to non-functioning tail lights in vehicle.

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Bond set at $85,000 for two men charged in home invasion

Bond set at $85,000 for two men charged in home invasion

December 20th, 2013 9:12 am by Brad Hicks

Two accused in home invasion arraigned in Unicoi County.

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Bring in fans for ETSU basketball

Bring in fans for ETSU basketball

December 20th, 2013 9:03 am by HELEN SAVANT

I would like to make a recommendation regarding attendance at the East Tennessee State University basketball games.

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Gun owners must protect children

Gun owners must protect children

December 20th, 2013 9:01 am by Johnson City Press

Mother Jones magazine reports this month that 194 children under the age of 12 have died in the past year in the U.S. as a result of a gunshot wound.

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City commissioners nix land purchase near Winged Deer Park

City commissioners nix land purchase near Winged Deer Park

December 19th, 2013 9:54 pm by Gary B. Gray

City commissioners took a good hard look Thursday at what it would cost the city to buy 30 acres of land near Winged Deer Park, prepare the site, install retaining walls, build an access road and construct four new softball fields.

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Theft probe sidelines Hampton teacher, coach

Theft probe sidelines Hampton teacher, coach

December 19th, 2013 9:50 pm by Staff Reports

A teacher at Hampton Elementary School has been placed on suspension while the Carter County Sheriff’s Department conducts an investigation into alleged criminal activity.

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Judge dismisses rape charge filed against Johnson City man after alleged victim recants story

Judge dismisses rape charge filed against Johnson City man after alleged victim recants story

December 19th, 2013 9:44 pm by Becky Campbell

The aggravated rape charge against a man accused of raping a woman in his car was dismissed in court this week because the woman recanted her story.

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