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Police: Crack cocaine found in man’s pocket after foot chase

Police: Crack cocaine found in man’s pocket after foot chase

June 11th, 2013 9:05 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police arrested a man after he allegedly fled on foot and was found in possession of crack cocaine, according to a press release.

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County constable accused of taking bike from car

County constable accused of taking bike from car

June 11th, 2013 5:03 pm by Kayla Carter

Earlier in the month, a grand jury indicted a Washington County constable on two felony charges — auto burglary and theft over $1,000.

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Unicoi man indicted for allegedly dragging girlfriend

Unicoi man indicted for allegedly dragging girlfriend

June 11th, 2013 2:35 pm by Brad Hicks

ERWIN — A Unicoi County grand jury indicted a county man Monday who was previously arrested for allegedly dragging his girlfriend from a residence she refused to leave and threatening the home’s owner.

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Man faces more Stoney Creek burglary charges

Man faces more Stoney Creek burglary charges

June 11th, 2013 2:21 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — A man who was arrested last week on three Stoney Creek area burglary charges has been charged with two more and police said he confessed to committing the crimes because "he enjoyed stealing."

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Town of Erwin drops financial support for county’s animal shelter

Town of Erwin drops financial support for county’s animal shelter

June 11th, 2013 1:29 pm by Brad Hicks

Town officials said it would be less costly to operate their own animal shelter than it would to continue providing funding to the current Unicoi County Animal Shelter.

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Batman, Spider-Man lose battle as Jonesborough board agrees on Golden Oak Park as new playground name

Batman, Spider-Man lose battle as Jonesborough board agrees on Golden Oak Park as new playground name

June 11th, 2013 12:37 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Batman lost a battle to Golden Oak on Monday in Jonesborough as the Board of Mayor and Aldermen selected a winner in the competition to name the new playground soon to be built at the northern end of the newly extended Persimmon Ridge Trail.

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Report: Johnson City doctor removed screw from jail cell, flushed down toilet

Report: Johnson City doctor removed screw from jail cell, flushed down toilet

June 11th, 2013 12:02 pm by Staff Report

Castle Clinic doctor's woes continue with vandalism charge at Washington County Detention Center

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Johnson City April election busts budget

Johnson City April election busts budget premium content

June 11th, 2013 9:02 am by Gary B. Gray

The tab for Johnson City’s April municipal election turned out to be more than what was budgeted and well above the average cost of four elections held over the past eight years.

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Update: Man shot at Kingsport home was wanted in neighborhood thefts

Update: Man shot at Kingsport home was wanted in neighborhood thefts

June 11th, 2013 8:49 am by Rain Smith, Kingsport Times News

Kingsport police have shot an individual during an early Tuesday morning arrest attempt.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

June 11th, 2013 6:55 am by Staff Report

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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