Johnson City Press Thursday, December 18, 2014
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NE Tennessee mom charged with abuse for allegedly beating unruly child

NE Tennessee mom charged with abuse for allegedly beating unruly child

July 21st, 2014 9:12 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A neighbor reported the alleged abuse.

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Police: Woman gave fake name during warrant check

Police: Woman gave fake name during warrant check

July 20th, 2014 6:05 pm by Staff Report

A city woman was charged identity theft, police said, after she gave officers a fake name when she was approached about a theft-related warrant.

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TDOC, TBI investigating NE inmate's death

TDOC, TBI investigating NE inmate's death

July 19th, 2014 4:05 pm by Staff Report

An inmate's death has prompted a homicide investigation from the Tennessee Department of Corrections.

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'Huff' riding: Despite arrests, law enforcement says inhaling-and-driving not on rise

'Huff' riding: Despite arrests, law enforcement says inhaling-and-driving not on rise

July 18th, 2014 9:47 pm by Max Hrenda

Within the past four days, two Johnson City drivers were arrested on suspicion that they crashed their vehicles after "huffing" aerosol inhalants while driving.

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Kingsport man pleads guilty to federal drug charges

Kingsport man pleads guilty to federal drug charges

July 18th, 2014 9:24 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

A Lynn Garden man, arrested in April of last year by the Kingsport Police Department's SWAT team, has agreed to plead guilty to a federal drug charge.

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2 charged in alleged robbery in which woman was dragged by car

2 charged in alleged robbery in which woman was dragged by car

July 18th, 2014 7:56 pm by Staff Report

Police said two city residents were arrested on charges stemming from a June incident when a city woman was robbed and dragged behind a moving car.

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Parents: Ex-bus driver should not get diversion for crash that injured Crockett students

Parents: Ex-bus driver should not get diversion for crash that injured Crockett students

July 18th, 2014 5:18 pm by Becky Campbell

"It's not right. She had 39 lives on that bus and they could have died" - Parent Charles Bunton on BrendaK. Gray's plea deal.

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Johnson City man charged with stalking, falsifying adult abuse claims

Johnson City man charged with stalking, falsifying adult abuse claims

July 18th, 2014 9:31 am by Staff Report

Anthony Wayne Carlton was arrested Thursday.

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Four arrested on meth-related charges after lab found at Unicoi hotel

Four arrested on meth-related charges after lab found at Unicoi hotel

July 18th, 2014 9:16 am by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley said sheriff's department officials received a call Wednesday afternoon from someone who reported an "odd smell" coming from one of the rooms at the Budget Inn in Unicoi.

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Driver from bus crash that injured students could face trial if no plea entered today

Driver from bus crash that injured students could face trial if no plea entered today

July 18th, 2014 8:59 am by Becky Campbell

At least that's what Criminal Court Judge Robert Cupp said at a July 3 hearing when Gray was supposed to plead guilty to something related to the case.

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