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Re-order in the court: Carter County General Sessions reopens after renovation

Re-order in the court: Carter County General Sessions reopens after renovation

January 14th, 2015 9:39 am by John Thompson

After being closed for several weeks for extensive cleaning and renovation, the Carter County General Sessions Courtroom has reopened.

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Johnson City man accused of selling daughters to sex ring found incompetent for trial

Johnson City man accused of selling daughters to sex ring found incompetent for trial

January 14th, 2015 9:23 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

Ronnie McCall and his wife, Connie, were indicted in U.S. District Court in Greeneville in October 2013.

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Updated with more photos: First day of trial for Marcus Gergish sees warnings from judge, family tears

Updated with more photos: First day of trial for Marcus Gergish sees warnings from judge, family tears

January 13th, 2015 9:25 pm by Becky Campbell

The first-degree murder trial for a Johnson City man accused of gunning down and trying to rob Timothy Peregoy Sr. nearly two years ago began Tuesday with plenty of emotions showing inside and outside the courtroom.

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Burglars strike Kingsport armored service, take loads of cash

Burglars strike Kingsport armored service, take loads of cash

January 13th, 2015 4:46 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A shattered door and window were found at the front entrance.

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Ohio State football revelers set fires, tear down goal post

Ohio State football revelers set fires, tear down goal post

January 13th, 2015 11:59 am by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press

Police made a handful of arrests after using tear gas and pepper spray to disperse crowds of Ohio State students and other fans following the Buckeyes' win.

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'Crushing' - Air Force JROTC instructor calls Kingsport murder victim a leader

'Crushing' - Air Force JROTC instructor calls Kingsport murder victim a leader

January 13th, 2015 10:59 am by Rick Wagner, NET News Service

Already accepted into a delayed entry program of the U.S. Marine Corps and set to graduate from Sullivan South in the spring, Dylan Wayne Ferguson seemed to have everything going to him.

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The Police Blotter is back with a possible ninja turtle campsite, a local art heist and more

The Police Blotter is back with a possible ninja turtle campsite, a local art heist and more

January 13th, 2015 9:01 am by Max Hrenda

A search of the car resulted in the discovery of Subutex strips, two Klonopin pills, a syringe filled with an unidentified clear substance and a crystalline substance that the driver identified as bath salts. After failing field sobriety tests, the driver

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Update: Jury finalized in 1st murder trial in April 2013 Johnson City shooting death

Update: Jury finalized in 1st murder trial in April 2013 Johnson City shooting death

January 13th, 2015 8:47 am by Becky Campbell

Marcus Gergish is accused of gunning down Timothy B. Peregoy Sr. outside Peregoy's son's apartment building on Nathaniel Drive shortly after 12 a.m. April 3, 2013.

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Johnson City police blew door off hotel room to reach murder suspect

Johnson City police blew door off hotel room to reach murder suspect

January 13th, 2015 8:31 am by Max Hrenda

On Monday, Kingsport police released the names of the shooting victims.

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