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After 2 attorneys, 1 plea, 0 results in murder trial

April 28th, 2014 9:41 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man ordered to represent himself in an attempted murder case after dismissing two court-appointed attorneys decided to plead guilty to the charge Monday, then decided against it.

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Public notice issue derails Model Mill vote

Public notice issue derails Model Mill vote

April 28th, 2014 9:26 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City Commissioners will have to reconsider their recent decision to rezone the former Model Mill property to allow for an apartment complex.

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Land sakes: UCED options over 20-acre parcel in Dry Creek

Land sakes: UCED options over 20-acre parcel in Dry Creek

April 28th, 2014 9:22 pm by Brad Hicks

Time is of the essence when it comes to industrial recruitment, Unicoi County Economic Development Director Tish Oldham said, and it is crucial for governments to have property in hand when potential industries call.

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Texas HS student found with AK-47, handguns at school

Texas HS student found with AK-47, handguns at school

April 28th, 2014 7:44 pm by Associated Press

A 17-year-old boy who hid a loaded AK-47 assault rifle in a school bathroom and two loaded handguns in his backpack intended to "commit a violent act," a school official said, but the plan was foiled when his parents discovered the weapons missing at home

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Johnson City police update delinquent payments list

Johnson City police update delinquent payments list

April 28th, 2014 4:26 pm by Staff Report

The oldest citations date back to 2010, and the city decided it was time to try to collect the fines.

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Utah woman charged with murder in 6 baby deaths; death penalty off table

Utah woman charged with murder in 6 baby deaths; death penalty off table

April 28th, 2014 4:25 pm by MICHELLE L. PRICE, Associated Press

Defendant Megan Huntsman, 39, is accused of killing the babies between 1996 and 2006.

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2 Knox Co. deputies on leave after another photographed allegedly choking student

April 28th, 2014 4:17 pm by Jamie Satterfield, Knoxville News-Sentinel

Knox County Sheriff Jimmy "J.J." Jones on Sunday night fired Deputy Frank Phillips.

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UPDATE: Tornado watch lifted, but storms still in forecast

UPDATE: Tornado watch lifted, but storms still in forecast

April 28th, 2014 3:20 pm by Staff Report

The National Weather Service has lifted a tornado watch that was issued at around 2:35 this afternoon, but still expects rain and thunderstorms to affect our region over the next several days.

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Appeals court halts order recognizing same-sex marriages of couples wed outside Tennessee

April 28th, 2014 1:39 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

In March, a U.S. district court judge in Nashville granted a temporary injunction to the six plaintiffs, forcing the state to recognize their marriages.

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UPDATE: Woman, 1-year-old son treated after 2-car wreck

UPDATE: Woman, 1-year-old son treated after 2-car wreck

April 28th, 2014 1:07 pm by Staff Report

Police said a Limestone woman and her baby were taken to the hospital after she drove through a red light and struck another vehicle.

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