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District Attorney: Search warrant ruling won't have huge local impact

District Attorney: Search warrant ruling won't have huge local impact

June 26th, 2014 9:02 pm by Becky Campbell

A U.S. Supreme Court ruling that law enforcement can no longer search through the cell phone of someone they arrest without a search warrant shouldn't have a huge impact on local officers, according to District Attorney General Tony Clark.

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Police say woman used pick ax in assault

Police say woman used pick ax in assault

June 26th, 2014 8:55 pm by John Thompson

An 18-year-old woman was arrested by the Carter County Sheriff's Department on Tuesday on a charge she struck another woman in the knee with a pick ax.

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State helps preserve history in Elizabethton with grant

State helps preserve history in Elizabethton with grant

June 26th, 2014 8:52 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton/Carter County Public Library received a visit from Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett on Thursday morning. Hargett was in town to celebrate a recent grant from the state for archive preservation.

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Road rage? Cause probed in severe Sullivan County wreck

Road rage? Cause probed in severe Sullivan County wreck

June 26th, 2014 3:44 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

At 1:43 p.m Tuesday, police responded to the wreck on Cooks Valley Road, approximately one mile west of Euclair Street.

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Politicians reflect on death of Sen. Howard Baker

Politicians reflect on death of Sen. Howard Baker

June 26th, 2014 3:42 pm by Associated Press

Baker famously asked President Richard Nixon regarding the Watergate scandal, "What did the president know and when did he know it?"

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One man dead, two wounded in drug-fueled Knoxville home robbery

One man dead, two wounded in drug-fueled Knoxville home robbery

June 26th, 2014 2:45 pm by Knoxville News-Sentinel

Police on Thursday were questioning four males in connection with a North Knoxville shooting that left a man dead and two others wounded.

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Winning and losing on the bocce ball court

Winning and losing on the bocce ball court

June 26th, 2014 2:02 pm by Tony Casey

I'm not an expert on bocce, but I promise you I'm willing to learn.

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Independence Day to be celebrated over weekend at Sycamore Shoals

Independence Day to be celebrated over weekend at Sycamore Shoals

June 26th, 2014 1:48 pm by John Thompson

Independence Day will be celebrated a few days early at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area. This weekend, re-enactors at the fort will celebrate the events of 1776, including a re-creation of the news being brought to the frontier on horseback.

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AP: Former U.S. Sen. Howard Baker Jr. dead at 88

AP: Former U.S. Sen. Howard Baker Jr. dead at 88

June 26th, 2014 1:48 pm by Associated Press

Former Sen. Howard H. Baker Jr., a moderate Republican known as the politician who inquired what President Richard Nixon knew during the 1973 Senate Watergate hearings, has died. He was 88.

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Melungeon gathering to take place in Southwest Virginia

Melungeon gathering to take place in Southwest Virginia

June 26th, 2014 1:44 pm by Elizabeth Saulsbury

Perhaps no group of people in the Appalachia have sparked as many stories, legends and folk tales as the Melungeons.

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