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Man accused of trying to kill girlfriend, unborn child in Johnson City bus stop stabbing tells judge he needs help

Man accused of trying to kill girlfriend, unborn child in Johnson City bus stop stabbing tells judge he needs help

August 13th, 2013 5:05 pm by Becky Campbell

Sanders L. Dixon is charged with two counts of attempted murder.

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Govt, states try to block proposed airline merger

Govt, states try to block proposed airline merger

August 13th, 2013 4:37 pm by DAVID KOENIG and PETE YOST — associated press

WASHINGTON — The federal government is trying to block the proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways, saying it would cause "substantial harm" to consumers by leading to higher fares and fees.

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North Carolina fugitives caught in Elizabethton

North Carolina fugitives caught in Elizabethton

August 13th, 2013 4:09 pm by John Thompson

They were charged with breaking and entering, larceny and possession of stolen property.

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Former bondsmen found guilty in Kingsport shooting incident

Former bondsmen found guilty in Kingsport shooting incident

August 13th, 2013 2:49 pm by Nick Shepherd — Kingsport Times-News

Two former Kingsport bondsmen have been found guilty on aggravated assault charges stemming from an incident that happened two years ago, when a rubber bullet was fired at a car.

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SW Virginia man found dead, body tangled in barbed wire fence

SW Virginia man found dead, body tangled in barbed wire fence

August 13th, 2013 12:36 pm by Wes Bunch, NET News Service

The Scott County Sheriff’s Office identified the man Monday afternoon as Levi Vermillion of Hiltons.

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A Georgia couple and a Johnson City man were injured in a crash on I-26 Monday afternoon

A Georgia couple and a Johnson City man were injured in a crash on I-26 Monday afternoon

August 13th, 2013 12:15 pm by Staff report

Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 26 Monday afternoon.

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Burglar takes 2 turkeys, ham from downtown Johnson City church

Burglar takes 2 turkeys, ham from downtown Johnson City church

August 13th, 2013 12:13 pm by Staff Report

Police found a broken window and an unlocked door on the side of the church.

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Carter Co. residents sound off on drainage woes

Carter Co. residents sound off on drainage woes

August 13th, 2013 11:49 am by John Thompson

Residents from Brown’s Branch, Braemer, Biltmore and other areas have attended recent committee meetings to discuss drainage problems they want the county to correct.

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$1.5 million bid approved for Jonesborough water treatment plant project

$1.5 million bid approved for Jonesborough water treatment plant project

August 13th, 2013 11:30 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The Jonesborough Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Monday approved a $1.5 million bid for construction of an effluent outfall line from the town’s wastewater treatment plant to the Nolichucky River.

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After the Deluge: Boone Street Detention Basin nearing completion

After the Deluge: Boone Street Detention Basin nearing completion

August 13th, 2013 11:05 am by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City’s Public Works Department employees Monday utilized a heavy-duty pump to pull water collected from Saturday’s heavy rains and route it into the city’s stormwater system.

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