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Treasurer accused of embezzling more than $100,000 from Carter Co. church

Treasurer accused of embezzling more than $100,000 from Carter Co. church

November 19th, 2013 4:41 pm by John Thompson

Sheriff Chris Mathes said an investigation began after church leaders came to the sheriff's department seeking help.

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Former Virginia candidate for governor Deeds hospitalized after assault at home

Former Virginia candidate for governor Deeds hospitalized after assault at home

November 19th, 2013 11:20 am by Associated Press

Virginia State Police said in a news release Tuesday that Democratic Sen. Creigh Deeds, who unsuccessfully ran for governor four years ago, had suffered serious injuries.

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Traffic stop leads to habitual motor offender arrest

November 19th, 2013 7:41 am by Staff Report

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After chase, struggle with Johnson City police, teen faces aggravated assault charge, more

After chase, struggle with Johnson City police, teen faces aggravated assault charge, more

November 19th, 2013 7:34 am by Staff Report

Police did not release the boy's name because of his age and did not say where the incident took place.

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Phone scam: NE Tennessee residents lose $36,000 in phony sweepstakes

Phone scam: NE Tennessee residents lose $36,000 in phony sweepstakes

November 19th, 2013 7:15 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

They lost their entire life savings.

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Mental evaluation not complete for man accused of shooting woman found in Lion's Park

Mental evaluation not complete for man accused of shooting woman found in Lion's Park

November 18th, 2013 11:56 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man’s attempted murder trial in an alleged beating that left a woman severely injured will not go forward today because a mental health treatment facility has not completed his evaluation.

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Local man indicted in 2010 traffic death

Local man indicted in 2010 traffic death

November 18th, 2013 9:44 pm by Becky Campbell

A Washington County man was arrested last month on a vehicular homicide charge related to a 2010 head-on crash that killed a former Sullivan County commissioner.

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Off the Wall News: Elizabethton man accused of stealing Bible from vehicle in Johnson City

Off the Wall News: Elizabethton man accused of stealing Bible from vehicle in Johnson City

November 18th, 2013 5:59 pm by Staff Report

Rickey Cheyenne Greenwell was charged with auto burglary and theft of property under $500.

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Police: Church Hill shooting victim was on foot when he called family for help

Police: Church Hill shooting victim was on foot when he called family for help

November 18th, 2013 4:53 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Church Hill police are investigating a shooting that occurred Sunday night around 9:15 p.m.

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Update: Boone freshman found with map, 'troublesome' items in bomb threat

Update: Boone freshman found with map, 'troublesome' items in bomb threat

November 18th, 2013 4:20 pm by Kristen Swing

Daniel Boone High School was evacuated Monday morning after a student allegedly told a classmate the X's on a map represented 'places we're going to put bombs in the school.'

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