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2 killed when hit by train on bridge, boy survives

2 killed when hit by train on bridge, boy survives

June 29th, 2014 9:00 pm by Associated Press

A railroad spokesman says a man and a girl were killed when they were hit by a train while fishing from a bridge in southwestern Virginia. A boy who was with them survived.

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Police: 9 shot on Bourbon Street in New Orleans

Police: 9 shot on Bourbon Street in New Orleans

June 29th, 2014 8:15 pm by STACEY PLAISANCE, Associated Press

Two men exchanged gunfire early Sunday on the city's always-crowded Bourbon Street in the celebrated French Quarter and nine people were shot in the crossfire, including two who were critically wounded, police said.

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Update: Hudson Drive reopened in Elizabethton

Update: Hudson Drive reopened in Elizabethton

June 29th, 2014 7:12 pm by Staff Report

Hudson Drive has been reopened in Elizabethton after authorities closed it because of flooding concerns.

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Update: Police say man held knife to wife's throat before setting her on fire

Update: Police say man held knife to wife's throat before setting her on fire

June 29th, 2014 5:49 pm by Max Hrenda

Johnson City police arrested a man accused of setting his wife on fire during an argument that occurred this weekend.

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Alleged Johnson City-based Ponzi scheme not first for ex-NASCAR driver

Alleged Johnson City-based Ponzi scheme not first for ex-NASCAR driver

June 29th, 2014 9:46 am by Becky Campbell

The lead man behind an alleged $15 million Ponzi scheme that promised big returns to investors in a coal exploration company was once a NASCAR driver for the late Bobby Hamilton, and the alleged scam wasn't the first time he's been involved in questionabl

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JCPD-involved accident hospitalizes 2, closes I-26 interchange

JCPD-involved accident hospitalizes 2, closes I-26 interchange

June 28th, 2014 10:43 pm by Max Hrenda

Two people were hospitalized and an Interstate 26 interchange was partially closed after a two-car accident involving a Johnson City police officer Saturday afternoon.

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Benghazi suspect pleads not guilty before judge

Benghazi suspect pleads not guilty before judge

June 28th, 2014 10:36 pm by MARK SHERMAN, PETE YOST and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

The Libyan militant accused of masterminding the deadly Benghazi attacks that have become a flashpoint in U.S. politics appeared briefly for the first time in an American courtroom on Saturday.

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Dog-out: Dog-friendly ballpark event rained out, to be rescheduled

Dog-out: Dog-friendly ballpark event rained out, to be rescheduled

June 28th, 2014 10:32 pm by Max Hrenda

On Saturday, as the Cardinals squared off against the Kingsport Mets, fans were permitted to bring their four-legged friends to the game for Cardinal Park's annual Bark in the Park event.

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Independence Day events abound in Tri-Cities

Independence Day events abound in Tri-Cities

June 28th, 2014 10:22 pm by David Floyd, Press Staff Writer

A number of cities and counties are planning events that are both affordable and fun.

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80 years long, JC Press' local news remains strong

80 years long, JC Press' local news remains strong

June 28th, 2014 10:15 pm by Tony Casey

If there's one thing you can trust, it's the Johnson City Press having local news available to you each and every day.

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