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Johnson City may be home to world's fastest Irishman

Johnson City may be home to world's fastest Irishman

March 16th, 2015 9:13 pm by Tony Casey

Johnson City's Ray Flynn very well might be the fastest Irishman of all time.

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Attorney: Ferguson shooting suspect didn't target officers

Attorney: Ferguson shooting suspect didn't target officers

March 16th, 2015 8:59 pm by ALAN SCHER ZAGIER, Associated Press

A man accused of shooting two officers last week in Ferguson was not targeting police or aiming at demonstrators at a late-night protest, his attorney said Monday as he countered an earlier police description of the crime.

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Elizabethton SRO resigns after complaint of inappropriate conduct with female student

Elizabethton SRO resigns after complaint of inappropriate conduct with female student

March 16th, 2015 5:19 pm by John Thompson

Police Chief Greg Workman said the conduct charge stemmed from a dodge ball game in which Corporal Mike Sproviero was taking part.

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Bridge work to cause I-26 detours in Gray all week

Bridge work to cause I-26 detours in Gray all week

March 16th, 2015 4:41 pm by Staff Report

Portions of Interstate 26 will be detoured this week as crews set beams for the new overpass on Bobby Hicks Highway at Exit 13 in Gray.

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Stoney Creek man accused of stabbing man in chest, side, back

Stoney Creek man accused of stabbing man in chest, side, back

March 16th, 2015 3:29 pm by John Thompson

Justin Artigue, 19, 234 Panhandle Road, was arrested by Carter County Sheriff Dexter Lunceford on a charge of aggravated assault after Artigue returned to the residence later in the evening.

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Carter Co. substitute teacher bound over for sexual battery charge involving student

Carter Co. substitute teacher bound over for sexual battery charge involving student

March 16th, 2015 3:07 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON - A Carter County substitute teacher was bound over to a grand jury on several charges, including sexual battery, during a Sessions Court appearance Friday.

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Senators who voted against Insure Tennessee receive negative attention from protesters

Senators who voted against Insure Tennessee receive negative attention from protesters

March 16th, 2015 2:32 pm by Andy Sher, Chattanooga Times Free Press

For weeks, state Sen. Todd Gardenhire of has felt activists' wrath for voting with six other GOP senators on a Senate panel to kill fellow Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's Insure Tennessee proposal.

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Flight crew killed in Black Hawk training crash identified

Flight crew killed in Black Hawk training crash identified

March 16th, 2015 1:43 pm by Staff Report

The Louisiana National Guard on Monday identified the pilots and crew of a Black Hawk helicopter that crashed in the Santa Rosa Sound along Florida's Panhandle in a nighttime training exercise in dense fog last week with seven elite Marines aboard.

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Dickel master distiller leaving to head Popcorn Sutton

Dickel master distiller leaving to head Popcorn Sutton

March 16th, 2015 1:34 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

A central figure in the public dispute between Jack Daniel's and George Dickel distilleries over the legal definition of Tennessee whiskey is leaving to head up a brand named after a legendary moonshiner.

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Rock slide kills man in SW Virginia coal mine

Rock slide kills man in SW Virginia coal mine

March 16th, 2015 12:06 pm by Staff Report

David Brummitte, 34, of Pound, Va., was found about 5 a.m. in the Alpha Natural Resources affiliate Paramont Coal Company's Deep Mine 41 near McClure, Va.

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