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East Tennessee man accused of shooting neighbor to death

East Tennessee man accused of shooting neighbor to death

September 17th, 2013 4:28 pm by Staff Report

Union County Sheriff’s Office deputies found the man shot alongside the highway near the 500 block of Highway 370 after shots fired came into 911 just after 10 p.m. Monday.

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New health care bill by Congressman Roe being touted as alternative to Obamacare

New health care bill by Congressman Roe being touted as alternative to Obamacare

September 17th, 2013 2:07 pm by Gary B. Gray

U.S. Rep. Phil Roe, R-Tenn., will submit to Congress on Wednesday an alternative health-care plan in direct opposition to President Barack Obama’s Affordable Health Care Act which he says includes sensible coverage at lower costs without mandates and ta

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Police seek information on robberies of JC gas stations

Police seek information on robberies of JC gas stations

September 17th, 2013 1:36 pm by Staff report

Police said a man dressed in a camouflage hat, bandana, tan shirt and tan cargo shorts robbed at knife-point the Roadrunner Market at 527 Princeton Road around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday.

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Second person dies from fiery weekend Kingsport crash

Second person dies from fiery weekend Kingsport crash

September 17th, 2013 11:28 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Kingsport Police Department Public Information Officer Tom Patton confirms Walter K. Bellamy died Tuesday morning.

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Franchisee opens seventh restaurant in region

Franchisee opens seventh restaurant in region

September 17th, 2013 9:36 am by Nathan Baker

The newest Bojangles' restaurant location in the Tri-Cities opened Tuesday on Mountcastle Drive in Johnson City.

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Despite racist Twitter reactions, Indian Miss America resonates as symbol of change

Despite racist Twitter reactions, Indian Miss America resonates as symbol of change

September 17th, 2013 7:18 am by JESSE WASHINGTON, AP National Writer

"I always viewed myself as first and foremost American" — Nina Davuluri.

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Inside jobs: Are U.S. military installations safe?

Inside jobs: Are U.S. military installations safe?

September 17th, 2013 7:09 am by Associated Press

The deadly attack at the Washington Navy Yard was carried out by one of the military's own: a defense contract employee and former Navy reservist using a valid pass.

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New Johnson City resident finds himself in heroic situation

New Johnson City resident finds himself in heroic situation

September 16th, 2013 9:06 pm by Tony Casey

Chris Faber and his girlfriend, Rhonda Witherspoon, were driving to a restaurant in Kingsport on Saturday night when they witnessed a car accident that killed one person.

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Troopers to hold sobriety checkpoints in early October

Troopers to hold sobriety checkpoints in early October

September 16th, 2013 5:17 pm by Staff Reports

The Tennessee Highway Patrol announced plans to conduct sobriety checkpoints in Washington County from Oct. 6-12.

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Auto burglars hit ETSU, other locales; JCPD chief gives prevention advice

Auto burglars hit ETSU, other locales; JCPD chief gives prevention advice

September 16th, 2013 4:40 pm by Rex Barber

There have been 27 auto burglaries reported in Johnson City since Sept. 4, according to a Johnson City Police Department crime analysis.

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