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Three charged with making meth in wooded area in Boones Creek

Three charged with making meth in wooded area in Boones Creek

August 12th, 2013 5:25 pm by Becky Campbell

Washington County sheriff’s deputies arrested three men suspected of making meth in a “rolling lab” in a wooded area off Hales Chapel Road, according to documents and a news release.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Voting out ‘the bums’ often takes time and effort

August 12th, 2013 5:11 pm by Robert Houk

A reader called me recently to compliment us on printing an editorial cartoon.

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Update: Man charged with trying to kill pregnant girlfriend boarding Johnson City Transit bus; victim's name released

Update: Man charged with trying to kill pregnant girlfriend boarding Johnson City Transit bus; victim's name released

August 12th, 2013 5:00 pm by Becky Campbell

A pregnant woman getting ready to board a Johnson City transit bus Monday morning was apparently stabbed by a man standing behind her, according to a witness.

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The Buzz: Local stories you should know today

The Buzz: Local stories you should know today

August 12th, 2013 4:28 pm by Staff Report

Did you miss something? Never fear. The Buzz is here to keep you up to date on local news.

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Carter County domestic dispute call ends in DUI charge

Carter County domestic dispute call ends in DUI charge

August 12th, 2013 4:13 pm by Staff report

ELIZABETHTON — An investigation into an alleged domestic dispute ended up with an arrest on a drunk driving charge over the weekend.

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A history mystery: What happened to Powell County?

A history mystery: What happened to Powell County?

August 12th, 2013 4:11 pm by Bob Cox

Recently, I read an interesting entry from Jeff Fleming’s impressive (www.kingsportblogger.com) website, written in 2008 about a Powell County being located in East Tennessee in 1839.

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Race claims in Paula Deen lawsuit thrown out

Race claims in Paula Deen lawsuit thrown out

August 12th, 2013 3:51 pm by Associated Press

Lisa Jackson sued Deen and her brother, Bubba Hiers, last year saying she was subjected to sexual harassment and racist attitudes during the five years she worked at their restaurant.

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Update: Crash reported on I-26 in Gray near Eastern Star

Update: Crash reported on I-26 in Gray near Eastern Star

August 12th, 2013 1:37 pm by Staff Report

At least one person was trapped in a vehicle. The crash was reported in the westbound lane of I-26 about 1:30 p.m.

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Boston gangster James 'Whitey' Bulger found guilty of racketeering, conspiracy

Boston gangster James 'Whitey' Bulger found guilty of racketeering, conspiracy

August 12th, 2013 1:35 pm by Associated Press

BOSTON — Jurors have reached a verdict in the racketeering trial of James "Whitey" Bulger.

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Police: Body found with shotgun in Johnson City cemetery

Police: Body found with shotgun in Johnson City cemetery

August 12th, 2013 11:53 am by Staff Report

A Kingsport man found a man's body in a Johnson City cemetery with a shotgun lying next to it on Saturday, Johnson City police said in a report.

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