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Pregnant Johnson City woman reports strong-arm robbery at Bulls Gap video rental kiosk

Pregnant Johnson City woman reports strong-arm robbery at Bulls Gap video rental kiosk

June 14th, 2013 7:31 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A pregnant Johnson City woman told police a man punched her in the head and stole her purse at a Red Box movie rental kiosk in Bulls Gap early Tuesday morning.

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2nd Johnson City cancer doctor, wife charged with using unapproved cancer drugs

2nd Johnson City cancer doctor, wife charged with using unapproved cancer drugs

June 13th, 2013 9:52 pm by Becky Campbell

Federal indictments have been placed against a doctor with practices in Johnson City and Greeneville and his wife charging them with purchasing unapproved drugs and providing them to patients.

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Police: 4 dead in shooting in St. Louis

Police: 4 dead in shooting in St. Louis

June 13th, 2013 4:18 pm by Associated Press

St. Louis police say four people are dead in a shooting south of downtown.

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Kingsport woman accused of pointing gun at children, threatening to shoot

Kingsport woman accused of pointing gun at children, threatening to shoot

June 13th, 2013 3:52 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Children chasing a loose dog on a Kingsport street encountered a surly neighbor Monday night, as she reportedly exited her home and pointed a firearm while threatening to shoot.

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Elizabethton woman accused of burglarizing trailer

Elizabethton woman accused of burglarizing trailer

June 13th, 2013 1:53 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — A woman was charged this week on accusations that she broke into a neighbor's residence and stole boxes containing personal items.

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Update: Accused Johnson County gunman wounded in shootout, captured

Update: Accused Johnson County gunman wounded in shootout, captured

June 13th, 2013 1:30 pm by Staff Report

MOUNTAIN CITY — A fugitive accused of shooting two people here was captured today after a brief police chase, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation reported in a news release.

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Erwin man sentenced to 14 years in federal prison on meth conviction

Erwin man sentenced to 14 years in federal prison on meth conviction

June 13th, 2013 11:19 am by Staff Report

GREENEVILLE — An Erwin man previously charged with offenses related to the manufacture of methamphetamine was sentenced to spend 14 years in prison at a Wednesday hearing in U.S. District Court in Greeneville.

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Police: Johnson City man faked knifepoint robbery after trying to buy drugs

Police: Johnson City man faked knifepoint robbery after trying to buy drugs

June 13th, 2013 8:11 am by Staff Report

A Johnson City man claimed he had been robbed at knifepoint Wednesday, but police said he faked the incident in an attempted drug transaction.

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Ramsey predicts push for changes in Tennessee law covering decongestants

Ramsey predicts push for changes in Tennessee law covering decongestants

June 13th, 2013 7:08 am by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

There will be a “huge push” next year to require nasal decongestant medicines like Sudafed to be prescription only, Tennessee Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey told a Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors legislative luncheon Wednesday in Gray.

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August trial date set for city man in teen-solicitation case

August trial date set for city man in teen-solicitation case

June 12th, 2013 9:08 pm by Brad Hicks

Rickie Lee Hoyle Jr., 40, appeared in U.S. District Court on Wednesday morning for an arraignment hearing.

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