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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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Bluff City man charged with 75 counts of sex crimes against juvenile

Bluff City man charged with 75 counts of sex crimes against juvenile

December 3rd, 2013 10:33 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

His computer was seized and transported to the Sheriff's Office digital forensics lab to be analyzed.

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Carter woman out on work release accused of burglary

Carter woman out on work release accused of burglary

December 2nd, 2013 8:56 pm by John Thompson

A woman had a lot of things to get done before turning herself in at the Carter County Detention Center to serve a probation violation sentence. Her list included collecting her sweater from a next door neighbor. Investigators said that included breaking

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