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VA, community stand down for homeless vets

VA, community stand down for homeless vets

October 11th, 2013 9:10 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Nearly 150 veterans from across Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia and 47 federal-, state- and community-based service agencies converged in downtown Johnson City on Friday for a Homeless Veterans Community Stand Down organized by the Veterans Aff

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Pigeon Forge nurse enters Republican primary against Roe

Pigeon Forge nurse enters Republican primary against Roe

October 11th, 2013 9:00 pm by Nathan Baker

Dan Hartley knows he will face an uphill battle next year in his bid to unseat three-term incumbent U.S. Rep. Phil Roe, R-1st, in the Tennessee Republican primary for the House of Representatives seat.

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Washington County jury finds Potter guilty in slayings

Washington County jury finds Potter guilty in slayings

October 11th, 2013 8:49 pm by John Thompson

A Washington County jury found Marvin Enoch “Buddy” Potter Jr. guilty Friday of two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of Billy Payne, 36 and Billie Jean Hayworth. 23.

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High school football scores — Week Seven, Oct. 11

October 11th, 2013 8:33 pm by Staff Report

Here are scores from Friday night's games:

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Police: Man used razor blade in shoplifting electronics from Johnson City Walmart

Police: Man used razor blade in shoplifting electronics from Johnson City Walmart

October 11th, 2013 5:55 pm by Staff Report

Andrew E. Coefer was arrested Thursday and charged with shoplifting over $500.

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Annual fishout starts Saturday at Legion Street Pool

Annual fishout starts Saturday at Legion Street Pool

October 11th, 2013 5:47 pm by Staff Reports

From 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, children ages 3-14 are invited to fish for free at the pool, and poles and bait will be provided.

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Jonesborough woman accused of depositing $3,500 fake check

Jonesborough woman accused of depositing $3,500 fake check

October 11th, 2013 5:35 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police Thursday arrested a Jonesborough woman on a charge that she deposited a fake $3,5000 check.

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Police: Drunken man trespassed, threatened resident with knife

Police: Drunken man trespassed, threatened resident with knife

October 11th, 2013 5:21 pm by Staff Report

Robert W. Guinn was charged him with aggravated assault, aggravated criminal trespassing and public intoxication.

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California fugitive arrested in Johnson City traffic stop

California fugitive arrested in Johnson City traffic stop

October 11th, 2013 4:56 pm by Staff Report

Steven W. Fox Jr. was stopped for speeding at the intersection of Princeton Road and East Oakland Avenue, police said.

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Marvin Potter found guilty in Facebook murder trial

Marvin Potter found guilty in Facebook murder trial

October 11th, 2013 4:16 pm by Staff Reports

A criminal court jury has convicted a Mountain City man on two counts of first degree murder in the January 2012 murder of a Mountain City couple.

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