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Carriger to seek seat held by Hill

Carriger to seek seat held by Hill

December 2nd, 2013 9:36 pm by Gary B. Gray

Former Johnson City commissioner Phil Carriger announced Monday he will challenge incumbent state Rep. Matthew Hill, R-Jonesborough, for Tennessee's 7th House District seat in the Republican primary on Aug. 7, 2014.

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Carter woman out on work release accused of burglary

Carter woman out on work release accused of burglary

December 2nd, 2013 8:56 pm by John Thompson

A woman had a lot of things to get done before turning herself in at the Carter County Detention Center to serve a probation violation sentence. Her list included collecting her sweater from a next door neighbor. Investigators said that included breaking

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'Toppers put streak on line against D-B

'Toppers put streak on line against D-B

December 2nd, 2013 8:33 pm by Douglas Fritz

Streaks are good conversation pieces, but the longer they go and the more they're talked about the harder it is to sustain them. Or does that make it harder to break them?

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Update: Subject of two-day manhunt turns self in

Update: Subject of two-day manhunt turns self in

December 2nd, 2013 5:21 pm by Becky Campbell

He’s accused of forcing a woman into his car at gunpoint, then taking her to the 11-E Motel on West Market Street. The woman said he broke her phone, but she was able to call someone for help. When that person arrived, Cummings allegedly pulled out the gu

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Outdoors
Little Milligan boat ramp closed for construction

Little Milligan boat ramp closed for construction

December 2nd, 2013 5:06 pm by Contributed

Boaters are encouraged to utilize Rat Branch boat ramp.

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Crime
Deputy: Hawkins man caught at 3 a.m. with 13-year-old girls he met on Facebook

Deputy: Hawkins man caught at 3 a.m. with 13-year-old girls he met on Facebook

December 2nd, 2013 4:00 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Hawkins County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Mike Allen stopped a vehicle on Rt. 66-S just north of Bulls Gap on a loud muffler violation.

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Regional & National
Four Tennessee high school seniors killed in car crash

Four Tennessee high school seniors killed in car crash

December 2nd, 2013 3:30 pm by AP

Teens were returning to game of zombie tag with their friends when crash took place.

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Off the Wall News: Utah city overrun by 1,400 Santa Claus impostors

Off the Wall News: Utah city overrun by 1,400 Santa Claus impostors

December 2nd, 2013 2:53 pm by Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent

And not one sleigh could be found.

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Christmas tree purchase gone wrong: Kingsport man critical after shotgun blast

Christmas tree purchase gone wrong: Kingsport man critical after shotgun blast

December 2nd, 2013 2:39 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport man is in critical condition after accidentally shooting himself on Friday afternoon, when a loaded shotgun discharged as he retrieved a Christmas tree stand from his vehicle.

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NH hospital worker gets 39 years in hepatitis case

NH hospital worker gets 39 years in hepatitis case

December 2nd, 2013 2:36 pm by AP

Kwiatkowski admitted stealing painkillers and replacing them with saline-filled syringes tainted with his blood.

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