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New Johnson City resident finds himself in heroic situation

New Johnson City resident finds himself in heroic situation

September 16th, 2013 9:06 pm by Tony Casey

Chris Faber and his girlfriend, Rhonda Witherspoon, were driving to a restaurant in Kingsport on Saturday night when they witnessed a car accident that killed one person.

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Prep Notes: Greeneville  has another title contender

Prep Notes: Greeneville has another title contender

September 16th, 2013 6:00 pm by Douglas Fritz

Caine Ballard's Greeneville Greene Devils are off to a 3-0 start, ranked No. 2 in the state, and have outscored their opponents by a margin of 137-7.

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Troopers to hold sobriety checkpoints in early October

Troopers to hold sobriety checkpoints in early October

September 16th, 2013 5:17 pm by Staff Reports

The Tennessee Highway Patrol announced plans to conduct sobriety checkpoints in Washington County from Oct. 6-12.

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Auto burglars hit ETSU, other locales; JCPD chief gives prevention advice

Auto burglars hit ETSU, other locales; JCPD chief gives prevention advice

September 16th, 2013 4:40 pm by Rex Barber

There have been 27 auto burglaries reported in Johnson City since Sept. 4, according to a Johnson City Police Department crime analysis.

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Meeting in the ladies room: Man found with other people's ID and debit cards

Meeting in the ladies room: Man found with other people's ID and debit cards

September 16th, 2013 4:32 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A convenience store clerk said the man had been in the ladies bathroom for 10 minutes, and may have stolen condoms.

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Update: DC mayor says 13 dead in Navy Yard shootings, including gunman

Update: DC mayor says 13 dead in Navy Yard shootings, including gunman

September 16th, 2013 4:20 pm by Associated Press

The Navy said shots were fired around 8:20 a.m. at the Naval Sea Systems Command headquarters, where about 3,000 people work.

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Woman charged with leaving scene of Elizabethton crash that killed pedestrian

Woman charged with leaving scene of Elizabethton crash that killed pedestrian

September 16th, 2013 3:23 pm by John Thompson

The accident happened at 9:53 p.m. on Thursday on the Elizabethton Highway at Rio Vista Hill near the Happy Valley Memorial Park.

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Wrong place, wrong time: Navy Yard mass shooting 3rd national crisis for Redskins receiver's family

Wrong place, wrong time: Navy Yard mass shooting 3rd national crisis for Redskins receiver's family

September 16th, 2013 2:23 pm by Associated Press

Washington Redskins receiver Joshua Morgan's mother was in the Pentagon on 9-11. He was at Virginia Tech when 31 were killed. Today, his mother was on the same floor where a gunman opened fire at the Navy Yard.

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Juveniles charged in $50 cigar heist from JC store

Juveniles charged in $50 cigar heist from JC store

September 16th, 2013 2:04 pm by Staff report

Three juveniles were charged with the burglary of $50 in cigars from a business in August, according to Johnson City police.

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Records: Magistrate changed mind on baby Messiah

Records: Magistrate changed mind on baby Messiah

September 16th, 2013 2:00 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER — Associated Press

Court records filed after a Tennessee magistrate changed a baby's first name from Messiah to Martin indicate that she first ruled to keep the original name but then changed the written record and held a second hearing.

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