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Graybeal: Deputy on mend after shooting himself in leg

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Graybeal: Deputy on mend after shooting himself in leg

September 2nd, 2014 9:40 pm by Max Hrenda

Authorities said a Washington County sheriff's deputy is recovering from a self-inflicted gunshot wound he suffered while looking for a murder suspect.

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Couple accused of killing child with grape soda indicted on murder charges

Couple accused of killing child with grape soda indicted on murder charges

September 2nd, 2014 9:12 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A father and step mother accused of killing a 5-year-old girl by forcing her to drink an excessive amount of grape soda and water in 2012 were served Friday with sealed Hawkins County Grand Jury indictment warrants Friday.

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Update: Electrical short caused house-consuming blaze

Update: Electrical short caused house-consuming blaze

September 2nd, 2014 2:20 pm by Max Hrenda

Although no lives were lost, a single mother and her three children lost their home and most of their belongings when a fire broke out earlier this week.

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Update: Robbery suspect identified,  Johnson City police say he killed himself in standoff

Update: Robbery suspect identified, Johnson City police say he killed himself in standoff

September 2nd, 2014 10:56 am by Becky Campbell

A man suspected of robbing a West Market Street pharmacy shot himself in a standoff with Johnson City police this morning, according to emergency radio communications.

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Cards reach Appy League final

Cards reach Appy League final

September 2nd, 2014 11:05 pm by Joe Avento

In a series full of shaky defense, a diving catch proved to be the difference. Magneuris Sierra made the catch that put the Johnson City Cardinals into the Appalachian League championship series.

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UT's Gilliam out for season

UT's Gilliam out for season

September 2nd, 2014 10:36 pm by AP

Tennessee offensive tackle Jacob Gilliam will miss the remainder of the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee Sunday during a 38-7 victory over Utah State.

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Big Seven golf: 'Toppers edged in playoff

Big Seven golf: 'Toppers edged in playoff

September 2nd, 2014 10:33 pm by Jeff Birchfield

After rolling through most of the season with little resistence, Dobyns-Bennett found itself tied 315-315 with Science Hill for the Big Seven Conference championship at the end of 18 holes. Dobyns-Bennett responded by sinking two birdies to win the first

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Daniel Boone update: Cross country continues to be one of state's best

Daniel Boone update: Cross country continues to be one of state's best

September 2nd, 2014 10:32 pm by Douglas Fritz

Cross country is the crown jewel of Daniel Boone's athletic program at this time, but Danny Good said the sport deserves even a little more respect.

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SoCon's weekly soccer awards swept by Bucs

SoCon's weekly soccer awards swept by Bucs

September 2nd, 2014 10:31 pm by Joe Avento

It didn't take long for the East Tennessee State soccer teams to get noticed in the Southern Conference. The ETSU men's and women's teams haven't even played a conference game yet, but they both produced the SoCon's players of the week on Tuesday.

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Time is now for making the Chase

Time is now for making the Chase

September 2nd, 2014 10:31 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Will desperate times call for desperate measures? It's the question with one race left in the "Countdown to the Chase" for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.

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Feels like the first time: New county commission convenes

Feels like the first time: New county commission convenes

September 2nd, 2014 9:37 pm by Gary B. Gray

A large, very obvious white box with the word "Ego" on each of its four sides sat atop a handrail at the entrance to Washington County Commission chambers Tuesday night.

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