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Updated: All a joke? Two 17-year-old Science Hill students wanted to "mess with" another student

Updated: All a joke? Two 17-year-old Science Hill students wanted to "mess with" another student

September 25th, 2014 2:02 pm by Becky Campbell

One student claimed he purchased weapon for $40 and was being paid $100 for a "hit."

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Driver indicted in Kingsport crash that killed Church Hill man

Driver indicted in Kingsport crash that killed Church Hill man

September 25th, 2014 1:52 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport man has been arrested for an alleged DUI traffic crash that occurred in July on Stone Drive, killing a Church Hill resident after his car was struck head-on.

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Tennessee woman accused of killing Georgia mom to steal her newborn

Tennessee woman accused of killing Georgia mom to steal her newborn

September 25th, 2014 11:42 am by Associated Press

Catherine Goins lured 30-year-old Natalia Roberts to a friend's home in Ringgold earlier this month by saying she wanted to give the new mother some baby clothes, said Catoosa County Sheriff Gary Sisk.

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Johnson City police: Walking stick attack caused by argument over Cherokee Nation

Johnson City police: Walking stick attack caused by argument over Cherokee Nation

September 25th, 2014 11:41 am by Staff Report

Rudolph Espinoza was charged with aggravated assault.

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Pipe bomb incident - Bluff City man to plead guilty to federal firearms charge

Pipe bomb incident - Bluff City man to plead guilty to federal firearms charge

September 25th, 2014 8:55 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

A Bluff City man has agreed to plead guilty to a federal firearms charge in connection to a fight in which he was armed with a gun, knife, baton and pipe bomb.

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Johnson City woman accused of using stolen debit card at Walmart

Johnson City woman accused of using stolen debit card at Walmart

September 24th, 2014 4:15 pm by Staff Report

A 35-year-old Johnson City woman used a debit card stolen from a purse to shop at a local Walmart, resulting in her arrest on Wednesday, police said.

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2 supervisors killed in Alabama UPS shooting

2 supervisors killed in Alabama UPS shooting

September 24th, 2014 1:43 pm by JAY REEVES, Associated Press

The company released a statement Wednesday identifying the men as 46-year-old Brian Callans of Birmingham and 33-year-old Doug Hutcheson of Odenville.

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Supreme Court won't hear appeal in Middle Tennessee basketball player's death

Supreme Court won't hear appeal in Middle Tennessee basketball player's death

September 24th, 2014 1:39 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Supreme Court says it won't hear an appeal from a woman convicted of murder in the stabbing death of a Middle Tennessee State University basketball player.

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Federal grand jury indicts former East Tennessee deputy

Federal grand jury indicts former East Tennessee deputy

September 24th, 2014 1:32 pm by Associated Press

A federal grand jury in East Tennessee has indicted a former Hamilton County sheriff's deputy on charges of civil rights violation, kidnapping and possessing a gun during the commission of a crime.

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Updated: Murder trial set for mother of boy killed in 2012

Updated: Murder trial set for mother of boy killed in 2012

September 24th, 2014 11:09 am by Staff Report

Almost two years after a 4-year-old boy was killed, the trial dates were set for his mother - who prosecutors allege played a part in his death.

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