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Overpasses for America rally to take place Saturday

Overpasses for America rally to take place Saturday

July 15th, 2014 3:58 pm by Staff Report

The Tennessee chapter of a national organization aimed at ending illegal immigration and closing the border between the U.S. and Mexico will hold a rally this weekend in Johnson City.

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Sex offender nabbed on ice cream truck in Nashville

Sex offender nabbed on ice cream truck in Nashville

July 15th, 2014 3:41 pm by Adam Tamburin, The Tennessean

Larry Lawrence Frierson registered as a violent sex offender in 2006 after he was convicted of two counts of attempted aggravated sexual battery of a 4-year-old boy.

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Motorcyclist flees Kingsport police with children on bike

Motorcyclist flees Kingsport police with children on bike

July 15th, 2014 2:02 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Shaun C. Hite faces multiple felony charges

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Lady Bucs Volunteer

July 15th, 2014 12:20 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

On the floor at One ACRE Cafe

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Woman who left pregnant friend to die is still at large, police say

Woman who left pregnant friend to die is still at large, police say

July 15th, 2014 9:27 am by Tyler Jett, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Francis Leming was believed to be in Ohio, a month after her pregnant friend was found dead in Georgia.

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German grocery chain Aldi says 'Ja' to Tri-Cities

German grocery chain Aldi says 'Ja' to Tri-Cities

July 15th, 2014 9:16 am by Nathan Baker

After remaining silent for months, German discount grocery chain Aldi officially confirmed ongoing construction not only for a Johnson City store on West Market Street, but also for a second Tri-Cities location in Kingsport.

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Officer from EPD breaks wrist while making arrest

Officer from EPD breaks wrist while making arrest

July 15th, 2014 9:14 am by John Thompson

An officer with the Elizabethton Police Department suffered a broken left wrist late Saturday night while arresting a man who was wanted on an outstanding warrant.

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Public hearing, not speaking: Carter Budget Committee puts kibosh on unscheduled comment

Public hearing, not speaking: Carter Budget Committee puts kibosh on unscheduled comment

July 14th, 2014 10:39 pm by John Thompson

The Budget Committee of the Carter County Commission held a public hearing Monday afternoon, but did not allow anyone from the public to speak.

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Jonesborough BMA approves $5 electronic citation fee

Jonesborough BMA approves $5 electronic citation fee

July 14th, 2014 10:33 pm by Max Hrenda

After hearing a recommendation from local law enforcement, Jonesborough's Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved an ordinance that increased the fee for traffic citations issued with electronic devices.

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Copp out & about: Erwin officer back on duty after traumatic car crash

Copp out & about: Erwin officer back on duty after traumatic car crash

July 14th, 2014 10:27 pm by Brad Hicks

Erwin Police Patrolman Gregg Copp, who began working with the EPD in January, returned to work July 5, four months after he was seriously injured in a single-vehicle accident.

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