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Kingsport police: Man wrecks while fleeing police with child in car

Kingsport police: Man wrecks while fleeing police with child in car

July 29th, 2013 4:05 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport man faces felony charges after allegedly crashing his car into a culvert while fleeing police — partially submerging his vehicle underwater and tossing a young child from its car seat onto the floorboard.

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Kiss and tell? Lawsuit claims teen kicked out of summer camp over boy's smooch

Kiss and tell? Lawsuit claims teen kicked out of summer camp over boy's smooch

July 29th, 2013 3:58 pm by Associated Press

The parents of a 15-year-old Connecticut girl sued a summer camp in Massachusetts on Monday, saying their daughter was kicked out of camp last month after a boy kissed her.

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FBI raids rescue 105 kids forced into prostitution

FBI raids rescue 105 kids forced into prostitution

July 29th, 2013 3:52 pm by PETE YOST, Associated Press

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Carter Co. man accused of operating indoor marijuana growing system; cash and gun seized

Carter Co. man accused of operating indoor marijuana growing system; cash and gun seized

July 29th, 2013 3:33 pm by John Thompson

Agents said 13 marijuana plants in different stages of growth were found in a basement hydroponic operation.

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Texas man charged with stalking ex-girlfriend by planting recording device

Texas man charged with stalking ex-girlfriend by planting recording device

July 29th, 2013 2:23 pm by Becky Campbell

A Texas man is accused of aggravated burglary and stalking after driving 1,500 miles from his home to Jonesborough to put a recording device in his ex-girlfriend’s home, according to court records.

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Case of bus driver charged in crash still in limbo

Case of bus driver charged in crash still in limbo

July 29th, 2013 1:34 pm by Becky Campbell

Former school bus driver Brenda Gray cashed in her retirement to hire Michael LaGuardia to defend her against charges related to a crash that injured 39 students, but her defense is in limbo with her attorney’s death.

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Demolition takes away much of Johnson City man’s history

Demolition takes away much of Johnson City man’s history premium content

July 29th, 2013 12:05 pm by Gary B. Gray

Lynn Taylor slowly strolled back and forth on West Main Street last week, peering up from time to time and reminiscing about the now-demolished Johnson City Furniture Co. — a location he and his family had basically called home since the 1930s.

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Youth skeet team from Unaka Rod & Gun brings home state title

Youth skeet team from Unaka Rod & Gun brings home state title

July 29th, 2013 11:57 am by Kayla Carter

This was the first time members formed teams to compete at the state level. It was also the winning junior varsity team’s first time competing together at that level in skeet.

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Gunman robs Kingsport pharmacy

Gunman robs Kingsport pharmacy

July 29th, 2013 11:43 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A man wielding a pistol reportedly entered Berry's Pharmacy Sunday night and made away with medication.

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Crews making steady progress on Erwin railway overpass

Crews making steady progress on Erwin railway overpass

July 29th, 2013 10:46 am by Brad Hicks

Despite the recent wet weather, construction on the railroad overpass project in Erwin is still set to be completed in the fall of 2014.

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