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Second man in local pot-flying operation given prison term

Second man in local pot-flying operation given prison term

May 15th, 2014 9:03 pm by Brad Hicks

The second of two men arrested late last year for using a private airplane to transport more than 70 pounds of marijuana to the Johnson City Airport was sentenced to a year and 9 months in prison Wednesday afternoon in U.S. District Court in Greeneville.

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Rape investigation follows post-prom party in north Georgia

Rape investigation follows post-prom party in north Georgia

May 15th, 2014 2:50 pm by Kate Harrison, Times Free Press

Multiple reports from the community assert that several young men were involved in the alleged assault.

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Unicoi Co. video fight: Mother gets plea deal, charges dropped for 2

Unicoi Co. video fight: Mother gets plea deal, charges dropped for 2

May 15th, 2014 2:01 pm by Brad Hicks

One of the 13-year-old girls involved in the fight had posted a video of the fight to her Facebook account.

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Mountain City man charged with fleeing crash that injured woman

Mountain City man charged with fleeing crash that injured woman

May 15th, 2014 1:59 pm by Becky Campbell

Witnesses to the crash told officers they heard the wreck and then saw a man and woman leaving the scene.

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Johnson City woman accused of dragging sheriff's deputy, ramming cruiser

Johnson City woman accused of dragging sheriff's deputy, ramming cruiser

May 15th, 2014 11:32 am by Becky Campbell

Jessica L. Ball faces numerous charges.

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Aaron Hernandez indicted in Boston double slaying

Aaron Hernandez indicted in Boston double slaying

May 15th, 2014 11:29 am by PAIGE SUTHERLAND, Associated Press

The victims in that killing, Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado, were shot to death as they sat in a car in Boston's South End on July 16, 2012.

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Johnson City police: Couple caught with patio set stolen from neighborhood clubhouse

Johnson City police: Couple caught with patio set stolen from neighborhood clubhouse

May 15th, 2014 9:14 am by Staff Report

Chad Green and Crystal Gail Green were arrested after police stopped them in the Walmart parking lot at 3111 Browns Mill Road.

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Rat feces, used needles found in floor of house in child abuse case

Rat feces, used needles found in floor of house in child abuse case

May 14th, 2014 9:03 pm by Becky Campbell

Rat feces littered the floor and used needles were within reach of a 7-month-old in a Jonesborough home where Washington County sheriff's deputies and the Department of Children's Services responded on a report of child neglect, a court document charging

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Missing witnesses delay hearing for Johnson City pharmacist accused of injecting wife

Missing witnesses delay hearing for Johnson City pharmacist accused of injecting wife

May 14th, 2014 5:20 pm by Becky Campbell

Scott Renfro is charged with attempted first-degree murder in an alleged attack on his wife, Martha Renfro, by injecting her with the diabetes drug Victoza.

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Ex-employee gets plea deal after stealing phones from Johnson City cellular company

Ex-employee gets plea deal after stealing phones from Johnson City cellular company

May 14th, 2014 4:03 pm by Becky Campbell

Jill Rogers, 46, was originally charged with theft over $60,000 but pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of theft over $10,000.

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