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Teen accused of robbery, sexual battery at Johnson City Walmart

Teen accused of robbery, sexual battery at Johnson City Walmart

August 4th, 2014 8:04 am by Staff Report

A 17-year-old boy was arrested Saturday after he tried to steal a woman's purse, injured her grandson and grabbed another child's groin in an incident at a Johnson City Walmart, police said.

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Railroad depot future on track?

Railroad depot future on track?

August 3rd, 2014 10:38 pm by Nathan Baker

With one of Johnson City's downtown railroad depots back in business, attention has now turned to its partner from the other side of the tracks.

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Restauranteur says Dickey's led him into financial pit

Restauranteur says Dickey's led him into financial pit

August 3rd, 2014 9:53 pm by Nathan Baker

James Neighbors sat with his wife Nancy Friday afternoon in a darkened retail suite in the Kroger-anchored shopping center off State of Franklin Road.

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KPD investigating shooting near middle school

KPD investigating shooting near middle school

August 3rd, 2014 9:33 pm by Hayes Hickman, Knoxville News Sentinel

Police are investigating a shooting that left one man wounded in East Knoxville on Sunday afternoon, authorities said.

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Erwin downtown construction ready to move above surface

Erwin downtown construction ready to move above surface

August 3rd, 2014 9:26 pm by Brad Hicks

Since work on the second phase of Erwin's downtown revitalization project began in April, it has been hard not to notice the construction crews in the area.

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Ukraine's army on outskirts of rebel stronghold

Ukraine's army on outskirts of rebel stronghold

August 3rd, 2014 8:38 pm by YURAS KARMANAU, Associated Press

Fighting raged Sunday on the western outskirts of Donetsk as the advancing Ukrainian army tried to seize control of the rebel stronghold. In danger of being encircled, the separatists renewed their calls for Russia to send troops to their aid.

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Israel withdraws most troops from Gaza

Israel withdraws most troops from Gaza

August 3rd, 2014 8:33 pm by KARIN LAUB and JOSEF FEDERMAN, Associated Press

Israel withdrew most of its ground troops from the Gaza Strip on Sunday in an apparent winding down of the nearly monthlong operation against Hamas that has left more than 1,800 Palestinians and more than 60 Israelis dead.

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Carriger opts out of District 7 debate

Carriger opts out of District 7 debate

August 3rd, 2014 12:07 am by Max Hrenda

One of the challengers for the Republican nomination for the District 7 seat in the state House of Representatives will not be participating in a debate scheduled to take place three days before the Thursday primary election.

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Cardio-Puppy Resuscitation: ER nurse breathes life into drowned dog

Cardio-Puppy Resuscitation: ER nurse breathes life into drowned dog

August 3rd, 2014 12:00 am by Becky Campbell

When Chris Williams discovered a small white mass of fur floating in her backyard pool a couple of weeks ago, fear ran through her because she knew it was one of her 6-week-old Maltese puppies.

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Snubbed GOP members, candidates gather for open invitation event

Snubbed GOP members, candidates gather for open invitation event

August 2nd, 2014 11:48 pm by Max Hrenda

In response to an invitation-only Republican "hoedown" conducted on Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge's private farm, area Republicans who didn't make the guest list conducted an event of their own

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