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Local woman battling lupus for nearly 40 years in need of kidney transplant, appeals for testing

Local woman battling lupus for nearly 40 years in need of kidney transplant, appeals for testing

December 12th, 2013 9:45 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

To find out if you’re a match, contact Vanderbilt and tell them you want to be tested for Jill Sauceman. Visit www.vanderbilttransplantcenter.com and click on the tab for the Kidney Transplant Program, or call 1-866-748-1491 and select Option 2.

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Science Hill set to open ‘Roundball’ Friday

December 12th, 2013 9:42 pm by Trey Williams

After streaking through the first four games of conference play, Science Hill’s basketball teams will venture back outside the conference at the Doubletree Roundball in the Palace this weekend at Science Hill. The field includes Knox Webb and CAK, along

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Unicoi County deputies enter burning home; suffer smoke inhalation

Unicoi County deputies enter burning home; suffer smoke inhalation

December 12th, 2013 9:19 pm by Brad Hicks

Two deputies with the Unicoi County Sheriff’s Department were continuing to recover from smoke inhalation Thursday afternoon after bursting into a home on fire early Thursday morning to search for residents who may have been trapped inside.

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North Korea executes leader's uncle as a traitor

North Korea executes leader's uncle as a traitor

December 12th, 2013 5:40 pm by Associated Press

Jang Song Thaek — long considered the country's No. 2 power — had been removed from all his posts because of allegations of corruption, drug use, gambling, womanizing and leading a "dissolute and depraved life."

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Inmate accused of stealing from friend in Johnson City

Inmate accused of stealing from friend in Johnson City

December 12th, 2013 5:29 pm by Staff Report

Caleb Adrian Forbes, 19, was charged with theft over $1,000.

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Police: Victim identified gunman in Johnson City home invasion when mask fell from face

Police: Victim identified gunman in Johnson City home invasion when mask fell from face

December 12th, 2013 4:58 pm by Staff Report

Daniel Wayne Tester was one of two people who committed the robbery in the early morning hours of Nov. 14, police said.

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Police: Man assaulted officers during Bristol, Va., meth lab raid

Police: Man assaulted officers during Bristol, Va., meth lab raid

December 12th, 2013 4:23 pm by Staff Report

Two loaded firearms and three one-pot meth labs were found in the residence.

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Carter Co. woman convicted of contributing to delinquency of minors after cell phone video alerted parent

Carter Co. woman convicted of contributing to delinquency of minors after cell phone video alerted parent

December 12th, 2013 4:03 pm by John Thompson

Rose Marie Morris was convicted on four counts.

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Sheriff says Washington Co. deputy stopped rape in progress after victim called 911 from cell phone

Sheriff says Washington Co. deputy stopped rape in progress after victim called 911 from cell phone

December 12th, 2013 2:30 pm by Becky Campbell

A Washington County deputy stopped a rape in progress Thursday after the victim called 911 from a cell phone and left the line open, Sheriff Ed Graybeal said. A Johnson City man was arrested and charged with the rape.

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Deputies hospitalized after bursting into burning home

Deputies hospitalized after bursting into burning home

December 12th, 2013 2:30 pm by Staff Report

Unicoi County deputies believed three children were inside the residence.

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