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Theft probe sidelines Hampton teacher, coach

Theft probe sidelines Hampton teacher, coach

December 19th, 2013 9:50 pm by Staff Reports

A teacher at Hampton Elementary School has been placed on suspension while the Carter County Sheriff’s Department conducts an investigation into alleged criminal activity.

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Judge dismisses rape charge filed against Johnson City man after alleged victim recants story

Judge dismisses rape charge filed against Johnson City man after alleged victim recants story

December 19th, 2013 9:44 pm by Becky Campbell

The aggravated rape charge against a man accused of raping a woman in his car was dismissed in court this week because the woman recanted her story.

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Local families to benefit from food, gifts from Salvation Army Angel Tree and Johnson City Press Christmas Box

Local families to benefit from food, gifts from Salvation Army Angel Tree and Johnson City Press Christmas Box

December 19th, 2013 9:41 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

With a generous show of support from the community, gifts from the Salvation Army Angel Tree and food from the Johnson City Press Christmas Box were distributed to the families of 912 children from Washington and Unicoi counties who live at or near the fe

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2 kids kidnapped, one's throat cut in south Miss.

2 kids kidnapped, one's throat cut in south Miss.

December 19th, 2013 4:53 pm by AP

A man lured two brothers, from their yard in south Mississippi and took them to his camper, where he sexually abused them and slashed the older boy's throat, authorities said Thursday.

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London theater partially collapses

London theater partially collapses

December 19th, 2013 4:34 pm by AP

Authorities say incident has resulted in "a number" of casualties.

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City man charged with 14 counts of forgery

City man charged with 14 counts of forgery

December 19th, 2013 4:08 pm by Staff Report

Police say Joshua Alan Fields stole checks from a woman and used them at an area business.

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What to do if you shopped at Target between Nov. 27 and Dec. 15

What to do if you shopped at Target between Nov. 27 and Dec. 15

December 19th, 2013 1:55 pm by BREE FOWLER, AP Technology Writer

Here are some answers to the most common questions about the theft of credit and debit card information.

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Leaders expect new hotel to transform Bristol's downtown

Leaders expect new hotel to transform Bristol's downtown

December 19th, 2013 1:25 pm by Staff Report

Bristol, Va., officials and developers announced a hotel project Thursday that they hope will transform the 800 block of State Street in the city's downtown into a "destination hospitality complex."

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‘Ruff’ reading at Ridgeview

‘Ruff’ reading at Ridgeview

December 19th, 2013 1:22 pm by Staff Report

Kids read, dogs listen.

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Beth Harwell: Wine in grocery stores may pass this year

Beth Harwell: Wine in grocery stores may pass this year

December 19th, 2013 10:43 am by Michael Cass, The Tennessean

Bill got tied up in a House committee in the 2013 legislative session by a single vote — that of Rep. Matthew Hill (R-Jonesborough)

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