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Chief deputy says Erwin Pizza Hut employee spit on his food to retaliate for DUI arrest

Chief deputy says Erwin Pizza Hut employee spit on his food to retaliate for DUI arrest

January 27th, 2014 5:05 pm by Brad Hicks

"The defendant then leaned over the pizza that she had began to slice, and I observed her spit on the pizza" — Unicoi County Chief Sheriff's Deputy Frank Rogers.

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Hampton man charged with sexually exploiting minors in Sullivan Co.

Hampton man charged with sexually exploiting minors in Sullivan Co.

January 27th, 2014 5:04 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

He has been indicted on more than six dozen counts of sex crimes against minors, stemming from the alleged discovery of child porn while he was previously living in Kingsport.

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Manhunt ends for alleged gunman disarmed by customer at adult-oriented shop in Gray

Manhunt ends for alleged gunman disarmed by customer at adult-oriented shop in Gray

January 27th, 2014 4:46 pm by Staff Report

Washington County Sheriff Ed Graybeal said the incident took place Thursday at Intimate Treasurers on Kingsport Highway in Gray.

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Ex-Pilot Flying J sales manager to plead guilty

Ex-Pilot Flying J sales manager to plead guilty

January 27th, 2014 2:26 pm by Knoxville News-Sentinel

Brian Mosher would be the eighth former Pilot employee to plead guilty to criminal charges.

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Opposing sides on school vouchers in Tennessee speak out

Opposing sides on school vouchers in Tennessee speak out

January 27th, 2014 2:23 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

The debate over a school voucher program in Tennessee is heating up with groups for and against speaking out this week at the state Capitol complex.

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Ex-Kingsport police chief dies at age 80

Ex-Kingsport police chief dies at age 80

January 27th, 2014 1:19 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

Jim Keesling had a reputation for being tough as nails, commanding respect from within the department and throughout the community.

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Mountain View Bakery owner killed in crash with tractor-trailer on Highway 107

Mountain View Bakery owner killed in crash with tractor-trailer on Highway 107

January 27th, 2014 11:53 am by Becky Campbell

He was on his way to work when he hit an icy stretch of the highway near Jackson Bridge Road.

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Founder of Kingsport outreach program for needy and homeless killed in wreck

Founder of Kingsport outreach program for needy and homeless killed in wreck

January 27th, 2014 11:43 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

According to a preliminary report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the incident occurred Friday at approximately 5:20 p.m.

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Johnson City police charge man with three Pal's indecent exposure incidents

Johnson City police charge man with three Pal's indecent exposure incidents

January 27th, 2014 10:34 am by Staff Report

About 11 a.m. on Jan. 21, a Pal's employee told police a man came through the drive-thru lane and started to masturbate inside his vehicle. She told police it was not the first time the man had been at her window.

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Odd call: Blowing nose brings big buck running

Odd call: Blowing nose brings big buck running

January 27th, 2014 10:17 am by AP

Ron Manning suffered a volley of nine sneezes in 10 minutes. He tried to muffle the noise in his elbow, but figured he had no chance of seeing a deer. The next thing he knew...

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