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Off the Wall News: Deputy says job applicant passed out on drugs while typing application

Off the Wall News: Deputy says job applicant passed out on drugs while typing application

November 25th, 2013 1:04 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A man typing out a job application at a temporary employment agency in Rogersville Friday morning was allegedly so high on drugs that he fell asleep with his head leaning over the computer keyboard.

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Ohio school superintendent, principal, coaches charged in football players' teen rape case

Ohio school superintendent, principal, coaches charged in football players' teen rape case

November 25th, 2013 11:55 am by Associated Press

The Steubenville superintendent faces the most serious charges, including obstructing justice.

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Johnson City man's federal trial postponed again in Unicoi Co. child-sex case

Johnson City man's federal trial postponed again in Unicoi Co. child-sex case

November 25th, 2013 10:05 am by Brad Hicks

The federal trial of a Johnson City man accused to attempting to solicit sex from an underage boy in Unicoi County has been delayed again, as a new defense attorney has been appointed in the case.

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Stolen funds impact Boys & Girls Club club, kids

Stolen funds impact Boys & Girls Club club, kids

November 23rd, 2013 10:44 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The $60,000 Johnson City’s former jail superintendent is accused of stealing from the Boys & Girls Club between 2004 and 2012 obviously could have made a difference for the club as it struggled through one of the most financially challenging eras in its h

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Bond-reduction requests in child abuse case get no traction

Bond-reduction requests in child abuse case get no traction

November 23rd, 2013 4:57 pm by Becky Campbell

A Jonesborough couple charged with aggravated child abuse of their newborn daughter asked a judge Friday to reduce their bonds, but those requests were delayed until later this year.

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Woman indicted on several burglary, theft charges

Woman indicted on several burglary, theft charges

November 23rd, 2013 4:56 pm by John Thompson

A woman is facing several burglary and theft charges following her indictment by a Carter County grand jury Nov. 8.

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Second arrest made in theft of antique farm implements

Second arrest made in theft of antique farm implements

November 23rd, 2013 4:53 pm by John Thompson

A second arrest has been made in the theft of several items of antique farm implements and antique carriages.

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Fire destroys home, leads to burglary charge

Fire destroys home, leads to burglary charge

November 22nd, 2013 9:06 pm by John Thompson

A Thursday afternoon fire at 114 Mountain Ridge Lane destroyed the residence of Jason Blackwell and the subsequent investigation by the Carter County Sheriff’s Department has led to aggravated burglary charges against Larry Daniel Rainbolt, 34, 1089 Tiger

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Elizabethton woman charged with statutory rape of 15-year-old

Elizabethton woman charged with statutory rape of 15-year-old

November 22nd, 2013 5:13 pm by John Thompson

Christy Lee Scott was arrested on a grand jury indictment.

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Johnson City police: Man knocked large holes in apartment walls and doors

Johnson City police: Man knocked large holes in apartment walls and doors

November 22nd, 2013 4:53 pm by Staff Report

Witnesses told police Joseph Allen Smith got upset and began destroying the apartment.

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