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Authorities probe possible link between fatal fire, car arson cases in NE Tennessee

Authorities probe possible link between fatal fire, car arson cases in NE Tennessee

October 29th, 2013 10:47 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A suspicious fire took the life of a man and his grandson early Saturday.

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Johnson City police: Woman took drugs into jail after crash

Johnson City police: Woman took drugs into jail after crash

October 29th, 2013 10:20 am by Staff Report

The two-vehicle crash was reported about 11:15 a.m. at East Watauga Avenue and Baxter Street.

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Police: Crack found in Johnson City apartment complex laundry room; 2 charged

Police: Crack found in Johnson City apartment complex laundry room; 2 charged

October 29th, 2013 9:38 am by Staff Report

Police also reported finding more crack in a vehicle parked outside the laundry room.

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Pair of Tennessee College of Applied Technology teachers arrested

Pair of Tennessee College of Applied Technology teachers arrested

October 28th, 2013 9:01 pm by John Thompson

Two teachers of the Tennessee College of Applied Technology — Elizabethton were arrested Monday as a part of the ongoing investigation of some faculty and staff members by the Carter County Sheriff’s Department.

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Police: 5 sold underage customer alcohol in Elizabethton sting operation

Police: 5 sold underage customer alcohol in Elizabethton sting operation

October 28th, 2013 5:20 pm by Staff Report

Police sent a "confidential operative" younger than 21 but older than 18 into businesses to attempt to buy alcohol as part of a check for state law compliance.

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Police: Man threw bricks through Kingsport church building windows

Police: Man threw bricks through Kingsport church building windows

October 28th, 2013 2:44 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Kingsport police have arrested a man for allegedly throwing bricks through the glass windows of a former downtown church.

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Update: Family friend discovered bodies in Elizabethton double shooting

Update: Family friend discovered bodies in Elizabethton double shooting

October 28th, 2013 2:02 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton Police Department is continuing the investigate the death of a man and woman at 1508 Garden Road on Sunday.

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Police: Husband and wife die from shootings

Police: Husband and wife die from shootings

October 27th, 2013 9:28 pm by Staff Reports

An Elizabethton husband and wife are dead from what appeared to be gunshot wounds, police said.

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Four given federal prison sentences in Erwin meth cases

Four given federal prison sentences in Erwin meth cases

October 26th, 2013 9:19 am by Brad Hicks

Four people from Erwin were sentenced at a Wednesday hearing in U.S. District Court in Greeneville to a total of more than 25 years in prison for their involvement in a conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine.

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Off the Wall News: Boy, 11, arrested after throwing apples

Off the Wall News: Boy, 11, arrested after throwing apples

October 25th, 2013 2:45 pm by Sandusky Register

Police said the boy and a friend were plucking apples from a woman’s fruit tree Wednesday evening and lobbing them at homes and passing cars.

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