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Man sentenced for Tennessee cross burning

Man sentenced for Tennessee cross burning

February 14th, 2015 9:36 pm by Associated Press

Federal officials say a 33-year-old man has been sentenced to nine months in prison for his role in a cross burning in front of an interracial family's home in Minor Hill.

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Unicoi woman arrested after police say she evaded arrest at traffic stop

Unicoi woman arrested after police say she evaded arrest at traffic stop

February 14th, 2015 9:32 pm by Staff Report

A Unicoi woman was served with a warrant charging her with reckless endangerment and evading arrest Saturday after the Johnson City Police Department said she evaded a traffic stop Thursday in the Boones Creek area.

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City woman charged after runaway teen found in her car

City woman charged after runaway teen found in her car

February 14th, 2015 4:37 pm by Staff Report

A city woman was charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor and false reporting Saturday after Johnson City Police Department officers said a teenage girl who had been reported as a runaway from the custody of the State Department of Children

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JCPD officers arrest man on felony charges after he turned himself in

JCPD officers arrest man on felony charges after he turned himself in

February 14th, 2015 4:32 pm by Staff Report

Officers of the Johnson City Police Department served a felony arrest warrant on a city man Thursday evening when he came to the department to turn himself in, police said in a news release.

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City man jailed after JCPD officers say he choked, threatened woman with knife

City man jailed after JCPD officers say he choked, threatened woman with knife

February 14th, 2015 4:30 pm by Staff Report

A city man was charged with aggravated domestic assault Saturday morning after police said he choked a woman and threatened her with a knife after destroying various items in his household.

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High court upholds mom's conviction in faith-healing case

High court upholds mom's conviction in faith-healing case

February 13th, 2015 10:47 pm by Jamie Satterfield, Knoxville News Sentinel

Using a Loudon County case as a backdrop, the Tennessee Supreme Court on Friday upheld for the first time a parent's right to choose faith over medicine - even if a child dies as a result.

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Update: 2nd charged in Mid-City Grill driver robbery caused school lockdown in 2011

Update: 2nd charged in Mid-City Grill driver robbery caused school lockdown in 2011

February 13th, 2015 5:33 pm by Becky Campbell

Police said a second man has been arrested in connection to an alleged armed robbery that occurred in mid-January.

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Johnson City man punches wife in face, threatens her with gun, city police say

Johnson City man punches wife in face, threatens her with gun, city police say

February 13th, 2015 4:28 pm by Becky Campbell

Johnson City police arrested a man on a domestic aggravated assault charge after his wife reported being punched in the face, then threatened with a weapon after an argument.

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Man arrested in shooting of pregnant woman in Memphis

Man arrested in shooting of pregnant woman in Memphis

February 13th, 2015 3:45 pm by Associated Press

Travis Tillman faces charges including attempted second-degree murder and reckless endangerment with a deadly weapon.

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NFL withdraws combine invitation to A.J. Johnson, ex-Vol accused of rape

NFL withdraws combine invitation to A.J. Johnson, ex-Vol accused of rape

February 13th, 2015 1:27 pm by From staff and wire reports

Johnson had been on the list of invited players that was released last week.

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