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2 charged with sexually assaulting woman, beating boyfriend in Johnson City; 2 more on loose

2 charged with sexually assaulting woman, beating boyfriend in Johnson City; 2 more on loose

August 23rd, 2013 4:40 pm by Becky Campbell

Two Johnson City men accused of sexually assaulting a woman and beating up her and her boyfriend were arraigned on burglary, assault and attempted rape charges Friday in Washington County General Sessions Court.

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Manhunt: Deputies looking for man who fled Washington County Justice Center

Manhunt: Deputies looking for man who fled Washington County Justice Center

August 23rd, 2013 4:27 pm by Staff Report

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is still looking for a man who they say fled from the Justice Center on Thursday after he realized officers were going to arrest him on an outstanding warrant.

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Analysis: Ben Affleck and the Batman backlash

Analysis: Ben Affleck and the Batman backlash

August 23rd, 2013 4:24 pm by JAKE COYLE — AP Entertainment Writer

NEW YORK — Ben Affleck will be the next Batman: How 'bout them apples?

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Man accused of asking undercover agent for paid sex at a Unicoi Co. waste disposal center

Man accused of asking undercover agent for paid sex at a Unicoi Co. waste disposal center

August 23rd, 2013 4:21 pm by Staff Report

The arrest resulted from a joint operation between the Unicoi Co. and Carter Co. sheriff's office.

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Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

August 23rd, 2013 4:20 pm by Staff Report

Bella and Brie are available now at the Washington County/Johnson City Animal Shelter.

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Update: Further charges in Jonesborough shooting will be up to grand jury

Update: Further charges in Jonesborough shooting will be up to grand jury

August 23rd, 2013 4:20 pm by Becky Campbell

One person is in custody this morning following an overnight shooting on Berry Ridge Road in Jonesborough, Washington County Sheriff Ed Graybeal said.

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Soldier guilty of murder for Fort Hood shootings

Soldier guilty of murder for Fort Hood shootings

August 23rd, 2013 4:04 pm by PAUL J. WEBER and WILL WEISSERT — Associated Press

FORT HOOD, Texas — Maj. Nidal Hasan was convicted Friday for the deadly 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood, a shocking assault against American troops at home by one of their own who said he opened fire on fellow soldiers to protect Muslim insurgents abro

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Milligan College ranked fifth among baccalaureate colleges in recent rankings list

Milligan College ranked fifth among baccalaureate colleges in recent rankings list

August 23rd, 2013 4:00 pm by Rex Barber

MILLIGAN COLLEGE — Milligan College has been named among the nation’s top 100 schools that offer so-called “Best Bang for the Buck,” according to Washington Monthly magazine.

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Update: Former U.S. Senate candidate accused of trying to have Carter Co. deputy killed

Update: Former U.S. Senate candidate accused of trying to have Carter Co. deputy killed

August 23rd, 2013 3:40 pm by Becky Campbell

Thomas Ken "T.K." Owens, Leach Drive, Jonesborough, was charged with solicitation to commit first degree murder.

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East Tennessee lawyer charged with raping, exploiting minor

East Tennessee lawyer charged with raping, exploiting minor

August 23rd, 2013 2:03 pm by Tyler Jett, Chattanooga Times Free Press

The Loudon County Sheriff's Office arrested Kent Lowery Booher last week.

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