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NE Tennessee teacher arrested on drug charges at school

NE Tennessee teacher arrested on drug charges at school

September 29th, 2014 11:25 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

She was scheduled for arraignment Monday on drug possession and public intoxication charges.

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State says $21,773 stolen from Middle Tennessee town

State says $21,773 stolen from Middle Tennessee town

September 29th, 2014 10:21 am by Staff Report

Investigators uncovered two schemes and several internal control deficiencies that allowed money to be stolen from the city's water and sewer fund without detection, the report stated.

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The Grandpa Bandit' talks about easy' life of a robber

The Grandpa Bandit' talks about easy' life of a robber

September 29th, 2014 9:41 am by Matt Lakin, Knoxville News-Sentinel

The job paid better than a thousand dollars a minute.

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Ferguson officer shot; police say no protest link

Ferguson officer shot; police say no protest link

September 28th, 2014 5:39 pm by JIM SALTER, Associated Press

Authorities searched Sunday for two men suspected of shooting and wounding a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, the St. Louis suburb where there have been angry protests since a white officer fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old black man last month.

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Police: Fired worker beheaded Oklahoma woman

Police: Fired worker beheaded Oklahoma woman

September 27th, 2014 1:25 pm by TIM TALLEY, Associated Press

A man fired from an Oklahoma food processing plant beheaded a woman with a knife and was attacking another worker when he was shot and wounded by a company official, police say.

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JC police say Kingsport man used stolen credit card number for Burger King gift cards

JC police say Kingsport man used stolen credit card number for Burger King gift cards

September 26th, 2014 10:49 am by Staff Report

Adren Maurice Fugate was charged with criminal simulation, fraudulent use of a credit card, and theft under $500.

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Police: Johnson City teen tried to take joint into jail

Police: Johnson City teen tried to take joint into jail

September 26th, 2014 10:29 am by Staff Report

J. Darrion Bizzell was arrested after police were called to Memorial Park Community Center about a fight.

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Stoney Creek woman accused of selling meth in downtown Johnson City

Stoney Creek woman accused of selling meth in downtown Johnson City

September 26th, 2014 10:13 am by Staff Report

Tammy Williams was charged with possession of methamphetamine for resale and possession of unlawful drug paraphernalia.

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Kingsport man charged with attempted murder

Kingsport man charged with attempted murder

September 26th, 2014 9:23 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A Kingsport man has been arrested for allegedly shooting a man on a residential street on Thursday, triggering a brief manhunt.

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Couple's attorney to challenge Shaken Baby Syndrome diagnosis

Couple's attorney to challenge Shaken Baby Syndrome diagnosis

September 25th, 2014 9:04 pm by Becky Campbell

The attorney for a local couple charged with aggravated child abuse and neglect in what prosecutors call a "severe" abuse case said Thursday he will challenge the state's assertion the child was a victim of Shaken Baby Syndrome.

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