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Johnson City Juvenile Court judge says new DCS policy will endanger kids

Johnson City Juvenile Court judge says new DCS policy will endanger kids

November 1st, 2013 8:57 am by Becky Campbell

The new policy came as a result of two U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals opinions that say caseworkers have to follow the Constitution regarding a person’s right against searches and seizures without a warrant.

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Search still on for shooting suspect; sheriff says aiding could be felony

Search still on for shooting suspect; sheriff says aiding could be felony

October 31st, 2013 6:54 pm by John Thompson

The Carter County Sheriff’s Department continues to search for the second suspect in Monday’s drive-by shooting in the Dry Creek Road section of the county.

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2nd Confederate flag stolen from historic Johnson City cemetery

2nd Confederate flag stolen from historic Johnson City cemetery

October 31st, 2013 11:38 am by Becky Campbell

Thieves struck Oak Hill Cemetery in downtown Johnson City for the 2nd time this month.

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Police: Bristol man tied up, struck with shotgun in home invasion

Police: Bristol man tied up, struck with shotgun in home invasion

October 31st, 2013 10:24 am by Staff Report

Richard Cardinal told police he heard a knock at his door and when he opened it, a white man wearing a gold bandana over his face pointed a shotgun at him and demanded money.

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Off the Wall News: Police say McDonald's craving prompted Kingsport woman to run over boyfriend

Off the Wall News: Police say McDonald's craving prompted Kingsport woman to run over boyfriend

October 31st, 2013 7:54 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Crystal Greer Brooks reportedly struck her with a pickup 3 times.

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Johnson City woman charged with shoplifting from Walmart

Johnson City woman charged with shoplifting from Walmart

October 30th, 2013 4:50 pm by Staff Report

Jazmyn Whiteside also was charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

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Arson suspected in camper fire

Arson suspected in camper fire

October 30th, 2013 3:59 pm by John Thompson

All the occupants were able to safely get out of the camper. The vehicle's tires also had been slashed.

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Thousands of Tennessee DUI results in question after TBI firing

Thousands of Tennessee DUI results in question after TBI firing

October 30th, 2013 12:21 pm by Associated Press

All samples obtained in the cases will be retested for blood-alcohol content.

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Kingsport mother arrested after child overdoses

Kingsport mother arrested after child overdoses

October 30th, 2013 12:08 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Police say the woman called poison control and was told to immediately take her son to the emergency room.

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Rogersville man arrested during robbery at Kingsport pharmacy

Rogersville man arrested during robbery at Kingsport pharmacy

October 30th, 2013 11:54 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The man allegedly walked into a city pharmacy Tuesday night with a loaded gun, requested a pen and paper from an employee, and scribbled a note demanding drugs.

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