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Man arrested on charges placed in 2009

Man arrested on charges placed in 2009

April 25th, 2015 10:07 pm by Staff Report

A man wanted in the 2009 theft of two flat-screen televisions was arrested Saturday, a news release from the Johnson City Police Department said.

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Nepal quake: Over 1,000 dead, history razed, Everest shaken

Nepal quake: Over 1,000 dead, history razed, Everest shaken

April 25th, 2015 4:04 pm by BINAJ GURUBACHARYA, Associated Press and MUNEEZA NAQVI, Associated Press

Tens of thousands of people were spending the night in the open under a chilly and thunderous sky after a powerful earthquake devastated Nepal on Saturday, killing more than 1,180 people, collapsing modern houses and ancient temples and triggering a lands

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Bruce Jenner comes out as transgender, says 'I am a woman'

Bruce Jenner comes out as transgender, says 'I am a woman'

April 25th, 2015 1:40 pm by DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer

In the 1970s, Bruce Jenner was a symbol of American masculinity as an Olympic champion. Nearly 40 years later, in an extraordinary television interview, Jenner told the world that he identifies as a woman and has felt gender confusion since he was a littl

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Carter County students shine in state competitions

Carter County students shine in state competitions

April 24th, 2015 10:23 pm by John Thompson

Six students from Carter County's four high schools won state championships in recent competitions.

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Downtown venue comes into sight

Downtown venue comes into sight

April 24th, 2015 10:20 pm by Gary B. Gray

Completion of Johnson City's new farmers market/downtown pavilion is now roughly six months away, and the facility's foundation should begin taking shape next week.

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Joy Prom celebrates 5th year, draws almost 1,000 guests

Joy Prom celebrates 5th year, draws almost 1,000 guests - VIDEO

April 24th, 2015 10:17 pm by Jessica Fuller

Maybe it's the dancing that brings so many people to Joy Prom.

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Downtown Dash 5K to provide speedy course and positive lessons through Girls on the Run

Downtown Dash 5K to provide speedy course and positive lessons through Girls on the Run

April 24th, 2015 10:11 pm by Tony Casey

More than 5,000 area girls will have gone through the Girls on the Run program on May 2 when it has its biggest event of the year - the Downtown Dash 5K.

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Lake Ridge Elementary students make history with wax museum - VIDEO/PHOTOS

Lake Ridge Elementary students make history with wax museum - VIDEO/PHOTOS - VIDEO

April 24th, 2015 10:07 pm by Tony Casey

Harry Houdini stood perfectly still just a few feet from Anne Frank at Lake Ridge Elementary School Friday morning, and all it took was a push of a button on the character's shoulder to have them speak about the important facts of their respective lives.

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KPD: UT receiver Pearson suspect in alleged rape, suspended

KPD: UT receiver Pearson suspect in alleged rape, suspended

April 24th, 2015 9:46 pm by News Sentinel Staff

University of Tennessee senior wide receiver Von Pearson has been identified as a suspect in an alleged rape that was reported about 6 a.m. Friday, according to the Knoxville Police Department.

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School bus driver accused of spanking child had been previously suspended

School bus driver accused of spanking child had been previously suspended

April 24th, 2015 9:43 pm by Megan Boehnke, News Sentinel Staff

A Knox County school bus driver removed from her route this week previously served a yearlong suspension after failing to intervene on behalf of students who were being bullied, according to personnel records.

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