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Deputies seize 80 marijuana plants in S.W. Virginia field

Deputies seize 80 marijuana plants in S.W. Virginia field

September 19th, 2013 4:37 pm by Staff Report

An anonymous tip led deputies to a location in the Konnarock area of the county in a field just off U.S. Route 58.

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Two men sought in Johnson City pharmacy robbery

Two men sought in Johnson City pharmacy robbery

September 19th, 2013 3:34 pm by Staff report

Police said two men robbed Boones Creek Pharmacy, 4729 North Roan St., Suite 2, just after 11 a.m.

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Update: Jurors convict Rep. Hawk of reckless endangerment

Update: Jurors convict Rep. Hawk of reckless endangerment

September 19th, 2013 3:15 pm by Associated Press

GREENEVILLE— An East Tennessee jury has convicted a state lawmaker of reckless endangerment stemming from an altercation with his ex-wife.

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Tennessee awards anti-drunk-driving grants to local law enforcement

Tennessee awards anti-drunk-driving grants to local law enforcement

September 19th, 2013 12:57 pm by Staff Report

Agencies in Washington County have been awarded nine grants worth more than $350,000 for anti-drunk-driving initiatives, state Sen. Rusty Crowe announced today.

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Smoke shop co-owner who cooperated with police avoids jail time for bath salts sales and tax evasion case

Smoke shop co-owner who cooperated with police avoids jail time for bath salts sales and tax evasion case

September 19th, 2013 10:34 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

The charges are in connection to the selling of synthetic marijuana and bath salts at the Ultimate Smoke shop for about a year in 2011-2012 and the structuring of more than $288,000 in deposits to Eastman Credit Union in a way as to avoid detection by the

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Heartache Tonight? Cops say woman got tired of Eagles songs, stabbed roommate

Heartache Tonight? Cops say woman got tired of Eagles songs, stabbed roommate

September 18th, 2013 12:24 pm by Associated Press

Authorities say the woman was fed up with the roommate listening to the Eagles and watching TV with his brother.

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Ex-Hawkins County jail guard charged with assaulting inmate from Johnson City

Ex-Hawkins County jail guard charged with assaulting inmate from Johnson City

September 18th, 2013 11:43 am by Staff Report

Roy Junior Mathes was indicted on one count of assault by the Hawkins County grand jury earlier this week.

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Johnson City police: Man charged with reckless endangerment after nearly striking 3 officers with vehicle

Johnson City police: Man charged with reckless endangerment after nearly striking 3 officers with vehicle

September 18th, 2013 7:04 am by Staff Report

It was 21-year-old Justin Bookwalter's second arrest resulting from a traffic stop this summer. He also was arrested on drug charges in a Johnson City hotel raid in 2012.

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Woman accused of taking money from Walmart

Woman accused of taking money from Walmart

September 17th, 2013 9:27 pm by Staff Reports

A Johnson City woman was arrested by Johnson City Police Department officers Tuesday morning on a charge of theft of property over $1,000.

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East Tennessee man accused of shooting neighbor to death

East Tennessee man accused of shooting neighbor to death

September 17th, 2013 4:28 pm by Staff Report

Union County Sheriff’s Office deputies found the man shot alongside the highway near the 500 block of Highway 370 after shots fired came into 911 just after 10 p.m. Monday.

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