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Johnson City man accused in teen sex case transferred to federal custody, faces up to 20 years in federal prison

Johnson City man accused in teen sex case transferred to federal custody, faces up to 20 years in federal prison

May 31st, 2013 11:48 am by Brad Hicks

A complaint filed in U.S. District Court charges Rickie Lee Hoyle Jr. with one count on inducing a minor to engage in illegal sexual activity, using interstate commerce - a cell phone - to do so.

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Carter County Budget Committee continues crafting budget

Carter County Budget Committee continues crafting budget

May 31st, 2013 11:23 am by John Thompson

As budget talks continue in Carter County, $110,000 was removed from the sheriff's budget.

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Longtime Kingsport educator, school board member Barbara Goodlett dies

Longtime Kingsport educator, school board member Barbara Goodlett dies

May 31st, 2013 11:04 am by Rick Wagner, NET News Service

KINGSPORT — Veteran educator, former city school board member and author Barbara Goodlett died Thursday.

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Event to bring hundreds of motorcyclists to city

Event to bring hundreds of motorcyclists to city

May 31st, 2013 10:16 am by Madison Mathews

What started as a small riding rally eight years ago has grown into an event that organizers expect will bring about 300 people to the region next month.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Students have fun while learning in 4-H

PHOTO GALLERY: Students have fun while learning in 4-H

May 31st, 2013 9:16 am by Rex Barber

Ashley Nunley enjoys 4-H because it helps her hone her cooking skills, she said after placing a precise dollop of icing on a cupcake.

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Kingsport police probe fraud cases tied to credit union

Kingsport police probe fraud cases tied to credit union

May 31st, 2013 7:43 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Authorities are investigating a rash of debit card frauds connected to a Kingsport credit union, while the institution’s CEO has confirmed more than 60 members had been affected as of Thursday morning.

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Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen approve two liquor applicants

Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen approve two liquor applicants

May 30th, 2013 9:51 pm by Brad Hicks

The two applicants seeking to open retail package stores in the town of Unicoi now have the Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen’s OK to move forward.

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U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development allocates millions to help homeless vets

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development allocates millions to help homeless vets

May 30th, 2013 9:47 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has allocated an additional $60 million for permanent housing and support services for homeless veterans nationwide, including supportive housing vouchers for 170 veterans receiving care at Veterans Aff

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Mother mourning son killed in Afghanistan

Mother mourning son killed in Afghanistan

May 30th, 2013 9:38 pm by Becky Campbell

Michael Robert Bradford, 26, was one of six U.S. citizens — two military and four contractors — killed in a May 16 suicide blast in Kabul. Linda Bradford said her son and the others were heading to a training site to work with Afghan military.

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Woman charged with using stolen credit card

Woman charged with using stolen credit card

May 30th, 2013 8:22 pm by Staff Reports

A Hampton woman was arrested Wednesday after she allegedly used a stolen credit card to purchase merchandise at JC Penney in the Mall at Johnson City around Christmas Eve, police said.

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