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SW Virginia manhunt for passenger accused of assaulting deputy ends with capture

SW Virginia manhunt for passenger accused of assaulting deputy ends with capture

December 5th, 2013 2:14 pm by Staff Report

A man accused of assaulting a Washington County, Va., Sheriff's Office deputy during a traffic stop was caught this morning near Glade Spring after an overnight manhunt.

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Tenn. makes push to execute 10 killers

Tenn. makes push to execute 10 killers

December 5th, 2013 12:27 pm by Associated Press

With a new execution protocol in place, Tennessee officials have asked the state Supreme Court to set death dates for 10 condemned killers.

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More than $15,000 worth of guns, ammunition, cash stolen from gun shop in Elizabethton

More than $15,000 worth of guns, ammunition, cash stolen from gun shop in Elizabethton

December 4th, 2013 9:40 pm by John Thompson

Burglars broke into the Blue Springs Gun Shop while owner Melvin Gary Oliver and his wife went to church Sunday morning, stealing more than $15,000 worth of guns, ammunition and cash.

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Elizabethton man indicted on meth charges

Elizabethton man indicted on meth charges

December 4th, 2013 4:12 pm by John Thompson

A Carter County deputy arrested Christopher Neal Dove at the Moccasin Bend Mental Health facility in Chattanooga.

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2 Tennessee residents charged with dumping thousands of tires in SW Virginia

2 Tennessee residents charged with dumping thousands of tires in SW Virginia

December 4th, 2013 2:22 pm by Staff Report

Sheriff Fred Newman said the illegal dumpsites were located on Cleveland Road and Slaughter Road and consisted of about 3,050 used waste tires.

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Tennessee sheriff accused of sexually assaulting deputy

Tennessee sheriff accused of sexually assaulting deputy

December 3rd, 2013 5:31 pm by Associated Press

Madison County Sheriff David Woolfork was taken into custody in Chester County.

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Officers cleared in Bluff City shooting death

Officers cleared in Bluff City shooting death

December 3rd, 2013 4:22 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Rodger David Street was shot four times during the altercation on Egypt Road in August.

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Man killed in shootout with police in SE Tennessee; girlfriend's body found in burned house

Man killed in shootout with police in SE Tennessee; girlfriend's body found in burned house

December 3rd, 2013 4:02 pm by Associated Press

Police had said they wanted to question David Greenwood about the blaze at a Robertson County home he shared with his girlfriend, Kim Moran.

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Off the Wall News: Turkey day vandals on joy ride in Elizabethton dump golf carts into pond

Off the Wall News: Turkey day vandals on joy ride in Elizabethton dump golf carts into pond

December 3rd, 2013 3:58 pm by John Thompson

One of the carts apparently ran through a wooden fence, ran over and uprooted a tree, and ran over two golf flags on two greens, causing the cups to be pulled out of the ground.

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Bus driver's plea deadline postponed again from crash that injured Crockett students

Bus driver's plea deadline postponed again from crash that injured Crockett students

December 3rd, 2013 10:55 am by Becky Campbell

Prosecutors want to obtain raw crash data from the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

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