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Investigators seek information on recent Carter Co. thefts

Investigators seek information on recent Carter Co. thefts

May 1st, 2015 10:03 pm by John Thompson

Investigators with the Carter County Sheriff's Department are seeking information on two recent thefts that took place a day apart and less than mile from each other.

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Baltimore's prosecutor files charges against police officers in Gray death

Baltimore's prosecutor files charges against police officers in Gray death

May 1st, 2015 12:54 pm by Ben Nuckols and Amanda Lee Myers, Associated Press

Baltimore's chief prosecutor moved swiftly Friday to address the biggest challenge of her career when she announced charges including second-degree murder against six officers in the death of Freddie Gray.

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Johnson City law firm employee accused of embezzling $24K

Johnson City law firm employee accused of embezzling $24K

May 1st, 2015 10:40 am by Staff Report

Betty Marie Adams was the office manager at the Douglas Carter Law Firm.

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Ex-Carter Co. teacher made sex videos, faces probation violation charge, state says

Ex-Carter Co. teacher made sex videos, faces probation violation charge, state says

May 1st, 2015 10:10 am by Staff Report

Kelly Andre Smith was convicted in 2013 of aggravated statutory rape of a minor and two counts of solicitation of a minor. One of the victims was a 16-year-old girl who had been Smith's student in the sixth grade.

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F-bomb dropped in court: Man's foul language draws contempt charge in Carter Co.

F-bomb dropped in court: Man's foul language draws contempt charge in Carter Co.

April 30th, 2015 10:54 am by Staff Report

Sessions Court Judge Keith Bowers Jr. did not hand down a single contempt of court charge during his first eight months on the bench. That streak was broken.

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Convicted Johnson City killer's brother sentenced to 8 years on robbery, witness coercion convictions

Convicted Johnson City killer's brother sentenced to 8 years on robbery, witness coercion convictions

April 30th, 2015 10:32 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Joshua Gergish withdrew his request for probation.

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Man accused of embezzling from Johnson City furniture repair shop

Man accused of embezzling from Johnson City furniture repair shop

April 30th, 2015 10:13 am by Staff Report

Mark A. Stout was charged with theft of property (embezzlement) over $500.

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Police: Man seen burglarizing vacant Model Mill building in Johnson City

Police: Man seen burglarizing vacant Model Mill building in Johnson City

April 30th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

Police say they found him a short distance away as he tried to sell the stolen property at another business.

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Jury chosen for 2nd "Facebook murders" trial

Jury chosen for 2nd "Facebook murders" trial

April 29th, 2015 4:19 pm by Becky Campbell

Jamie Curd, Barbara Potter and Jenelle Potter have been each charged with two counts of first-degree murder.

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Driver charged with DUI after crash closes Kingsport street, knocks out power

Driver charged with DUI after crash closes Kingsport street, knocks out power

April 29th, 2015 1:41 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The driver reportedly admitted to drinking Jack Daniels whiskey prior to the crash

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