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Kingsport police sort through conflicting statements in fatal crash

Kingsport police sort through conflicting statements in fatal crash

September 20th, 2013 7:04 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

KPD Public Information Officer Tom Patton says confirmation of the driver's identity has yet to come from the medical examiner's office.

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Johnson City police: Man dodged wife's meat cleaver in apartment parking lot

Johnson City police: Man dodged wife's meat cleaver in apartment parking lot

September 20th, 2013 6:22 am by Staff Report

A woman heaved a meat cleaver at her husband Thursday night during an argument at a north Johnson City apartment complex, Johnson City police said.

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Noise ordinance doesn’t skip beat, City Commission approves measure on second reading

Noise ordinance doesn’t skip beat, City Commission approves measure on second reading

September 19th, 2013 10:02 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City is moving without hesitation to dampen booming and thumping bass-driven noises that are not necessarily dangerous to the eardrums but apparently are causing sleepless nights and mental discomfort.

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Motion likely next week on Larkin trial possibility

Motion likely next week on Larkin trial possibility

September 19th, 2013 9:56 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man whose murder conviction in his wife’s drowning death was overturned will be in court next week for a status update in his case.

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Carter board to dispose of Range school, property

Carter board to dispose of Range school, property

September 19th, 2013 9:54 pm by John Thompson

The old Range Elementary School may soon be on the auction block.

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Woman arrested after recanting story about Johnson City child rape; boyfriend released

Woman arrested after recanting story about Johnson City child rape; boyfriend released

September 19th, 2013 4:56 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City woman who told police earlier this month she witnessed her boyfriend sexually abuse a 3-year-old girl has been charged with filing a false report for recanting her story.

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NE Tennesssee man accused of beating girlfriend because she was mourning her deceased daughter

NE Tennesssee man accused of beating girlfriend because she was mourning her deceased daughter

September 19th, 2013 4:51 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A Rogersville woman told police her boyfriend beat her up Wednesday night because he was tired of her talk about the death of her 25-year-old daughter, who passed away Sept. 13 following a long illness.

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Deputies seize 80 marijuana plants in S.W. Virginia field

Deputies seize 80 marijuana plants in S.W. Virginia field

September 19th, 2013 4:37 pm by Staff Report

An anonymous tip led deputies to a location in the Konnarock area of the county in a field just off U.S. Route 58.

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Two men sought in Johnson City pharmacy robbery

Two men sought in Johnson City pharmacy robbery

September 19th, 2013 3:34 pm by Staff report

Police said two men robbed Boones Creek Pharmacy, 4729 North Roan St., Suite 2, just after 11 a.m.

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Update: Jurors convict Rep. Hawk of reckless endangerment

Update: Jurors convict Rep. Hawk of reckless endangerment

September 19th, 2013 3:15 pm by Associated Press

GREENEVILLE— An East Tennessee jury has convicted a state lawmaker of reckless endangerment stemming from an altercation with his ex-wife.

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