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Unicoi man arrested on multiple theft charges

Unicoi man arrested on multiple theft charges

February 3rd, 2014 4:25 pm by Staff Reports

A Unicoi County man was arrested for burglary, theft over $1,000, theft over $500 and theft under $500 after a sheriff’s department investigation.

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Gag order: Ex-Virginia governor, wife told to limit communication with family, friends

Gag order: Ex-Virginia governor, wife told to limit communication with family, friends

February 3rd, 2014 2:55 pm by Associated Press

Magistrate Judge David J. Novak reminded the former first couple multiple times that the punishment for breaking those rules could be jail time.

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Off the Wall News: What would your car say to the truck in the next lane?

Off the Wall News: What would your car say to the truck in the next lane?

February 3rd, 2014 2:39 pm by JOAN LOWY, Associated Press

A radio beacon would continually transmit a vehicle's position, heading, speed and other information. Cars would receive the same information back from other vehicles, and a vehicle's computer would alert the driver to an impending collision.

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Extermination: Sochi city hall orders killing of stray dogs at Olympic sites

Extermination: Sochi city hall orders killing of stray dogs at Olympic sites

February 3rd, 2014 2:33 pm by NATALIYA VASILYEVA, Associated Press

Thousands of stray dogs have been living amid the mud and rubble of Olympic construction sites, roaming the streets and snowy mountainsides, and begging for scraps of food.

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Willing to say 'Yes': Women's Hall of Fame honors ETSU vice president

Willing to say 'Yes': Women's Hall of Fame honors ETSU vice president

February 3rd, 2014 2:09 pm by LEIGH ANN LAUBE, NET News Service

Dr. Wilsie Bishop has never been one to shy away from a challenge.

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East Tennessee businessman pleads guilty to drugging, taking explicit photos of underage girls

East Tennessee businessman pleads guilty to drugging, taking explicit photos of underage girls

February 3rd, 2014 1:44 pm by Alex Green, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Terry Lynn Hayes has pleaded guilty to transporting pornography involving a minor and knowingly giving minors — three girls aged 14, 15 and 16 — cocaine and Xanax, according to U.S. court documents.

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UPDATE: Ex-Senate candidate Owens pleads guilty to multiple charges

UPDATE: Ex-Senate candidate Owens pleads guilty to multiple charges

February 3rd, 2014 12:47 pm by Becky Campbell

A former U.S. Senate candidate testified at a hearing Monday that he was not taking his medication for a bipolar disorder when he solicited a minor for sex and had an “out-of-body experience” during the 2011 incident.

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Elizabethton school bus fleet halted by vandals

Elizabethton school bus fleet halted by vandals

February 3rd, 2014 9:10 am by John Thompson

Schools remained on regular schedule. Principals were instructed to note absentees among bus riders.

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Unicoi sheriff says he needs storage building, but commissioners not happy about footing bill

Unicoi sheriff says he needs storage building, but commissioners not happy about footing bill

February 2nd, 2014 9:47 pm by Brad Hicks

Although the official end of the winter is still some time away, mowing season is not far from Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley’s mind.

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Music holds key to life for singer/songwriter

Music holds key to life for singer/songwriter

February 2nd, 2014 9:45 pm by Becky Campbell

Jon Foulk is like a lot of Johnson City residents. He wasn’t born here, he wasn’t raised here, but now that he lives here, he’s not too interested in leaving.

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