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Police: Man dies after girlfriend stabs him with large knife during argument

Police: Man dies after girlfriend stabs him with large knife during argument - VIDEO

July 9th, 2013 12:58 pm by Kayla Carter

A woman has expressed remorse for her actions during an altercation involving a kitchen knife and alcohol, which created a deadly situation for her boyfriend early Tuesday morning, according to the Johnson City Police Department.

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District Attorney: Inmates photographed working on Harris’ property

District Attorney: Inmates photographed working on Harris’ property

July 8th, 2013 9:34 pm by Brad Hicks

In his opening statement, District Attorney General Tony Clark told jurors selected to hear the trial of former Unicoi County sheriff Kent Harris on multiple charges of official misconduct that the state intended to prove that county inmates completed wor

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Authorities seize 4 malnourished dogs tied to trees in Jonesborough, 2 women arrested

Authorities seize 4 malnourished dogs tied to trees in Jonesborough, 2 women arrested

July 8th, 2013 6:39 pm by Becky Campbell

Wanda Privette and Angela Privette are charged with four counts of animal cruelty.

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Police: Infant pepper sprayed, woman charged with abuse

Police: Infant pepper sprayed, woman charged with abuse

July 8th, 2013 6:30 pm by Becky Campbell

Johnson City police arrested a woman Saturday who is accused of using pepper spray on another woman and her infant at a local motel, according to a court document.

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Guest charged with stealing from Johnson City residence

Guest charged with stealing from Johnson City residence

July 8th, 2013 6:30 pm by Staff Report

Police said Prince Dean Anderson was invited to the residence and stole multiple items.

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Suit filed in Washington County inmate death

Suit filed in Washington County inmate death

July 8th, 2013 6:17 pm by Rex Barber

A $20 million-plus lawsuit has been filed against Washington County, the county sheriff and six jail officers by the parents of a man who they say died after a beating while he was an inmate at the jail.

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Jonesborough man accused of punching pregnant girlfriend in stomach

Jonesborough man accused of punching pregnant girlfriend in stomach

July 8th, 2013 2:32 pm by Staff Report

Jonathan L. Roten also held a rifle under his own chin during the incident, according to a court record.

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Sheriff's Office: Johnson City woman faces drug, child endangerment charges after motorist tells deputy about driver with crack pipe

Sheriff's Office: Johnson City woman faces drug, child endangerment charges after motorist tells deputy about driver with crack pipe

July 8th, 2013 1:40 pm by Staff Report

Barbara Lee Weidner was arrested following the incident that began at the intersection of Boone Street and West Jackson Boulevard.

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Attorney's death delays plea for driver in Washington Co. school bus crash that injured 39 students

Attorney's death delays plea for driver in Washington Co. school bus crash that injured 39 students

July 8th, 2013 9:59 am by Becky Campbell

The bus crash happened Sept. 20 on Mount Wesley Road as the driver was starting her after-school route from David Crockett High School.

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New system allows Tennessee offenders to pay fines, fees online or by phone

New system allows Tennessee offenders to pay fines, fees online or by phone

July 8th, 2013 7:22 am by Associated Press

The Tennessee Department of Correction has added an automated fee payment system for court-ordered fines, fees and restitution.

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