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Carter woman out on work release accused of burglary

Carter woman out on work release accused of burglary

December 2nd, 2013 8:56 pm by John Thompson

A woman had a lot of things to get done before turning herself in at the Carter County Detention Center to serve a probation violation sentence. Her list included collecting her sweater from a next door neighbor. Investigators said that included breaking

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Update: Subject of two-day manhunt turns self in

Update: Subject of two-day manhunt turns self in

December 2nd, 2013 5:21 pm by Becky Campbell

He’s accused of forcing a woman into his car at gunpoint, then taking her to the 11-E Motel on West Market Street. The woman said he broke her phone, but she was able to call someone for help. When that person arrived, Cummings allegedly pulled out the gu

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Christmas tree purchase gone wrong: Kingsport man critical after shotgun blast

Christmas tree purchase gone wrong: Kingsport man critical after shotgun blast

December 2nd, 2013 2:39 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport man is in critical condition after accidentally shooting himself on Friday afternoon, when a loaded shotgun discharged as he retrieved a Christmas tree stand from his vehicle.

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NH hospital worker gets 39 years in hepatitis case

NH hospital worker gets 39 years in hepatitis case

December 2nd, 2013 2:36 pm by AP

Kwiatkowski admitted stealing painkillers and replacing them with saline-filled syringes tainted with his blood.

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Update: Sheriff’s office still searching for wanted man

Update: Sheriff’s office still searching for wanted man

December 2nd, 2013 12:00 pm by Staff Reports

Officers with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office spent part of their Sunday in the Gray area searching for a wanted man.

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Carriger to challenge Hill for 7th District seat

Carriger to challenge Hill for 7th District seat

December 2nd, 2013 11:05 am by Gary B. Gray

Former Johnson City commissioner "convinced I have the support" to defeat incumbent in state primary.

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ETSU Child Study Center director weighs in on this year's "hot toys"

ETSU Child Study Center director weighs in on this year's "hot toys"

December 2nd, 2013 9:59 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Plenty of lists abound featuring this year's most popular gifts, but are these items really the right presents for your children?

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War over Tennessee textbooks continues

War over Tennessee textbooks continues

December 2nd, 2013 9:41 am by Maria Giordano and Joey Garrison

Williamson County parent whose objections helped spark controversy now says all the books reviewed have flaws.

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DA Clark, Harris detail threats, vandalism during former sheriff's cases

DA Clark, Harris detail threats, vandalism during former sheriff's cases

December 2nd, 2013 8:29 am by Brad Hicks

District Attorney General Tony Clark said the window of one of his vehicles was shot out, and shots were fired at his Unicoi County home.

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Johnson City cat with cleft palate making name for himself

Johnson City cat with cleft palate making name for himself

December 2nd, 2013 8:20 am by Becky Campbell

Local cat with cleft palate aiming to win photo spread in Modern Cat magazine.

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