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Appellate court deciding fate of former Kingsport priest convicted of molestation

Appellate court deciding fate of former Kingsport priest convicted of molestation

July 23rd, 2013 8:31 pm by Jamie Satterfield — Knoxville News Sentinel

The fate of a former Kingsport priest convicted in a decades-old molestation of an altar boy could rest on the shoulders of another Tennessee child rapist.

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Felon charged with possessing weapon

Felon charged with possessing weapon

July 23rd, 2013 4:34 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police arrested a man with a prior felony conviction after an officer observed ammunition in one of the seats in his car early Tuesday morning, according to police.

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KPD search for alleged car thief who led high speed chase

KPD search for alleged car thief who led high speed chase

July 23rd, 2013 2:02 pm by NICK SHEPHERD - NET News Service

Kingsport police are looking for a man who ditched one car after a high speed chase, then stole another car from the parking lot of a local business.

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Church Hill man arrested for driving on restricted license

Church Hill man arrested for driving on restricted license

July 23rd, 2013 1:08 pm by Staff Reports

A Church Hill man was arrested Monday for being a habitual motor offender after being stopped by police for a traffic violation.

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Hawkins woman allegedly fires at seven people, including children, for turning around in driveway

Hawkins woman allegedly fires at seven people, including children, for turning around in driveway

July 22nd, 2013 9:39 pm by Jeff Bobo — NET News Service

A Virginia couple who took their five children on an outing at Bays Mountain Park Sunday afternoon were greeted with gunfire shortly after crossing the Hawkins County line in an attempt to take a scenic route home.

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Body of Jonesborough man found in creek near Cherokee casino

Body of Jonesborough man found in creek near Cherokee casino

July 22nd, 2013 9:01 pm by Associated Press

Authorities are investigating the discovery of a man's body in a creek near Harrah's Cherokee Hotel and Casino in western North Carolina.

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Two robbery suspects wanted by Kingsport Police Department, police ask for public's assistance

Two robbery suspects wanted by Kingsport Police Department, police ask for public's assistance

July 22nd, 2013 2:14 pm by Staff Reports

Kingsport Police Department personnel are currently looking for two suspects who robbed a local convenience store late Sunday night, early Monday morning, according to a KPD news release.

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Jonesborough man arrested after welfare check revealed charge from another state

Jonesborough man arrested after welfare check revealed charge from another state

July 22nd, 2013 9:05 am by Staff Reports

A Jonesborough man was arrested on a full extradition warrant from another state after officers were dispatched for a welfare check.

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Virginia man arrested on charges from out-of-state following report of suspicious activity in Johnson City

Virginia man arrested on charges from out-of-state following report of suspicious activity in Johnson City

July 22nd, 2013 8:59 am by Staff Reports

A Saltville, Va. man was arrested Sunday following an investigation into a suspicious person on West Market Street, which led to the discovery of charges from another state.

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Johnson City woman killed in S.C. golf cart wreck

Johnson City woman killed in S.C. golf cart wreck

July 21st, 2013 8:10 pm by Staff Report

South Carolina police say they have charged a 36-year-old man with hit-and-run in a wreck in Fountain Inn that killed a 75-year-old woman riding on a golf cart.

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