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Johnson City police charge North Carolina woman with $93,400 Dempsey's jewelry heist

Johnson City police charge North Carolina woman with $93,400 Dempsey's jewelry heist

February 8th, 2014 8:04 am by Staff Report

On Jan. 29, a woman asked to see three diamond engagement rings — each three to four carats — and as she tried them on, she grabbed the rings and ran out the store.

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Autism license plate nearing goal

Autism license plate nearing goal

February 7th, 2014 9:24 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Autism Society of America’s three Tennessee chapters are zeroing in on their goal to put a new autism awareness specialty license plate on the road to advance autism awareness and help families of children on the autism spectrum statewide.

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Love of horses helps woman climb in sport’s rankings

Love of horses helps woman climb in sport’s rankings

February 7th, 2014 9:18 pm by Tony Casey

It might surprise you to know there’s a world champion honing her skills out on Flyin’ W Ranch in Watauga.

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Johnson City school sends wrong emergency cards home with students

Johnson City school sends wrong emergency cards home with students

February 7th, 2014 9:13 pm by Nathan Baker

The Johnson City school district apologized to families for the accidental release of students’ personal information and offered identity monitoring services to those who were affected.

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Family seeking autopsy omission after WCDC death

Family seeking autopsy omission after WCDC death

February 7th, 2014 9:06 pm by Becky Campbell

The parents of a city man who died at the Washington County Detention Center after an apparent violent interaction with officers say their son’s autopsy should be stricken from proceedings of a federal civil case they’ve filed against the department.

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Teens charged in December burglary in Washington County

Teens charged in December burglary in Washington County

February 7th, 2014 4:44 pm by Becky Campbell

Arrest marks the second burglary charge this month for one of the suspects.

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Trial set in case of girl forced to drink soda

Trial set in case of girl forced to drink soda

February 7th, 2014 4:22 pm by AP

The couple accused of killing the man's 5-year-old daughter by forcing her to drink large quantities of grape soda and water will face trial in October.

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Pet of the week 2-7-14

Pet of the week 2-7-14

February 7th, 2014 3:43 pm by Ron Campbell

Jax is a young adult neutered male American Staffordshire Bull Terrier mix.

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Sochi Olympics kick off with grand opening

Sochi Olympics kick off with grand opening

February 7th, 2014 12:38 pm by AP

Music, dance and plenty of Russian bravado unleashed the ultimate achievement of Vladimir Putin's Russia on Friday — a Winter Olympics to showcase the best athletes on ice and snow.

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Hoffman's funeral draws Streep, Blanchett

Hoffman's funeral draws Streep, Blanchett

February 7th, 2014 12:31 pm by AP

The private funeral for Philip Seymour Hoffman in Manhattan on Friday attracted a somber, star-studded audience.

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