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4 charged in Elizabethton convenience store burglary

4 charged in Elizabethton convenience store burglary

August 15th, 2014 4:26 pm by John Thompson

The business had ben closed for repairs and renovations.

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Carter Co. jailer fired, inmate assault case to go to grand jury

Carter Co. jailer fired, inmate assault case to go to grand jury

August 15th, 2014 4:11 pm by John Thompson

Sheriff Chris Mathes said Chancelor Presnell was dismissed from employment on Friday, following an investigation into the alleged assault.

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Cops: Amish girls kidnapped by more than 1 person

Cops: Amish girls kidnapped by more than 1 person

August 15th, 2014 2:23 pm by GEORGE M. WALSH, Associated Press

A New York sheriff says two young Amish sisters now safe at home were kidnapped from their family farm stand and police are seeking more than one person responsible.

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Wrong-way I-26 crash nets woman 2nd DUI charge

Wrong-way I-26 crash nets woman 2nd DUI charge

August 15th, 2014 11:59 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A woman traveling east in the westbound lanes of Interstate 26 in Kingsport on Wednesday night - and in turn igniting a head-on collision with another vehicle - has been charged with multiple offenses including assault and DUI.

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Man charged with stealing more than $10K in items in Bristol Pirates burglary

Man charged with stealing more than $10K in items in Bristol Pirates burglary

August 15th, 2014 11:48 am by Staff Report

Police have made an arrest in the burglary of the Bristol Pirates minor league baseball clubhouse where more than $10,000 in computers and other electronics.

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Bus stop abduction: Kingsport woman thwarts attacker's attempt

Bus stop abduction: Kingsport woman thwarts attacker's attempt

August 15th, 2014 7:47 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

About 3:30 p.m., the victim, 30, was waiting outside an apartment complex for her child to return home on the school bus.

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THP: DUI driver triggered head-on Kingsport crash

THP: DUI driver triggered head-on Kingsport crash

August 14th, 2014 6:50 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A woman allegedly under the influence of prescription medications triggered a Wednesday afternoon traffic crash on Memorial Boulevard in Kingsport, striking another vehicle head-on and flipping it onto its roof.

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Middle Tennessee high school coach arrested on statutory rape charges

Middle Tennessee high school coach arrested on statutory rape charges

August 14th, 2014 2:34 pm by Josh Cross

"Once she told a couple of her friends, it started getting talked about among the students" - Gallatin Police Department spokesman Bill Storment.

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Woman tells Johnson City police that boyfriend choked, dragged her

Woman tells Johnson City police that boyfriend choked, dragged her

August 14th, 2014 11:11 am by Staff Report

Brandon C. Howard, 26, 735 Georgia St., was charged with domestic aggravated assault.

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Judge clears record of ex-Knox trustee who pleaded guilty to misconduct

Judge clears record of ex-Knox trustee who pleaded guilty to misconduct

August 14th, 2014 10:41 am by Jim Balloch, Knoxville News-Sentinel

John Duncan III , the son of U.S. Rep. John J. "Jimmy" Duncan Jr. and nephew of state Sen. Becky Duncan Massey, pleaded guilty in July 2013 to the felony charge, and resigned from office.

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