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Body found in river near Big Stone Gap

Body found in river near Big Stone Gap

July 24th, 2013 4:42 pm by STEPHEN IGO- Net News Service

Big Stone Gap authorities confirmed on Wednesday that a body was recovered from the Powell River just west of the downtown area on Tuesday evening.

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Police: Burglary victim identifies man as television thief

Police: Burglary victim identifies man as television thief

July 24th, 2013 4:32 pm by Staff Report

A man was arrested by Johnson City police for burglary based on the victim identifying him as the person who stole a TV from their east Johnson City home.

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Investigation continues into man's girlfriend jumping from vehicle

Investigation continues into man's girlfriend jumping from vehicle

July 24th, 2013 4:32 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — The Elizabethton Police Department has released more information about a Tuesday morning traffic accident on Broad Street in which a woman apparently jumped out of a moving vehicle.

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Meth-making waste discovered in Elizabethton

Meth-making waste discovered in Elizabethton

July 24th, 2013 4:01 pm by Staff Reports

The Carter County Sheriff’s Department reported another dump site for methamphetamine activity was discovered Monday morning

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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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