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Husband shot in back: Woman charged with attempted murder in shooting near Bluff City

Husband shot in back: Woman charged with attempted murder in shooting near Bluff City

June 23rd, 2014 3:02 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A wife shot her husband in the back as they were checking a trail camera and left him to die in the woods as she went on a planned visit to Pigeon Forge with the couple's two children, according to a press release.

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NE Tennessee man allegedly bites wife's nose during brutal assault

NE Tennessee man allegedly bites wife's nose during brutal assault

June 23rd, 2014 2:53 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Deputies reportedly found bite marks on the nose of a woman who was allegedly beaten and choked by her husband Friday night for coming home late.

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Records show Tennessee teacher discipline on the rise as social media reveals inappropriate conduct with students

Records show Tennessee teacher discipline on the rise as social media reveals inappropriate conduct with students

June 23rd, 2014 12:18 pm by Associated Press

The review found that 160 teachers have been disciplined for crossing the line with students or other minors since 2004. Some were caught sending inappropriate messages. Others had sexual relationships with their students.

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Tennessee school shooter arrested on new charge

Tennessee school shooter arrested on new charge

June 23rd, 2014 12:11 pm by Associated Press

Kenneth S. Bartley was convicted this year of reckless homicide for fatally shooting assistant principal Ken Bruce at Campbell County High School in 2005 when he was 14.

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Tennessee man shoots at dog defending woman in domestic attack

Tennessee man shoots at dog defending woman in domestic attack

June 23rd, 2014 12:00 pm by Mark Hicks, Leaf Chronicle

A 50-year-old Clarksville man faces a variety of charges following a domestic violence incident during which he shot at a dog that was trying to protect a woman.

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Update: Police say man arrested after cutting father's throat, resisting arrest

Update: Police say man arrested after cutting father's throat, resisting arrest

June 23rd, 2014 11:15 am by Staff Report

Officer Nick Anderson found a man sitting on the porch holding his throat. His throat was bleeding from what police called "a small laceration."

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Update: 2 states, 2 murders, 2 guilty pleas

Update: 2 states, 2 murders, 2 guilty pleas

June 23rd, 2014 10:05 am by Becky Campbell

Three people involved in a brutal 2010 murder that led to a missing person search and second murder in Virginia pleaded guilty in a Washington County courtroom Monday.

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Robbery, burglary case transferred to adult court

Robbery, burglary case transferred to adult court

June 21st, 2014 8:10 am by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City teenager charged as a juvenile in a robbery at East Tennessee State University last year is now in adult court after his case was transferred from juvenile court.

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Police: Woman arrested after ex finds her in house

Police: Woman arrested after ex finds her in house

June 20th, 2014 10:16 pm by Staff Report

An Erwin woman was arrested after police said her ex-boyfriend told them he found her intruding into his house.

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Police arrest 8 after coal-mining protest

Police arrest 8 after coal-mining protest

June 20th, 2014 10:06 pm by Staff Report

Bristol police said eight people were arrested for trespassing after locking themselves together in front of a building to protest a company's mining operations.

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