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Man on bath salts thought demons were chasing him through Church Hill

Man on bath salts thought demons were chasing him through Church Hill

August 12th, 2013 4:22 pm by Jeff Bobo

Church Hill police were told Friday evening to be on the lookout for a white male running west on Main Street carrying a “large 2x4 board” and beating on people's doors and demanding entry into their homes.

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Domestic assault complaint leads to pill trafficking charges

Domestic assault complaint leads to pill trafficking charges

August 12th, 2013 3:51 pm by Jeff Bobo

Terry Joe Buttry told police the argument was partly due to the fact that he believed his wife may have stolen his Lortabs and Xanax.

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Bogus DEA agent said he’d arrest elderly Hawkins woman if she didn’t pay $900

Bogus DEA agent said he’d arrest elderly Hawkins woman if she didn’t pay $900

August 12th, 2013 3:35 pm by Jeff Bobo

A 72-year-old Church Hill woman reported to police Saturday that a person claiming to be a federal drug agent had called threatening to arrest her if she didn’t pay him nearly $900.

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Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Watkins Glen

Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Watkins Glen

August 12th, 2013 3:30 pm by Dave Ongie

The biggest lesson to take away from Tony Stewart's sprint car wreck last week isn’t that racing outside NASCAR’s top three touring series can be dangerous. It's that NASCAR racers are no longer seen as daredevils pushing the limits of speed.

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Police ID victims in RI slayings, abduction

Police ID victims in RI slayings, abduction

August 12th, 2013 2:44 pm by ERIKA NIEDOWSKI,Associated Press

A man was charged with killing his girlfriend and her daughter and then kidnapping her son, touching off a search that ended when the 2-year-old was found wandering alone outside in Providence, police said Monday.

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Man gets thrown out of bar, threatens employees with box cutter

Man gets thrown out of bar, threatens employees with box cutter

August 12th, 2013 2:43 pm by Nick Shepherd

A man threatened employees of a local nightclub with a box cutter after being escorted off the property, according to a police report.

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Program to pay tuition cost for 2-year degree

Program to pay tuition cost for 2-year degree

August 12th, 2013 2:40 pm by Associated Press

Graduating high school seniors will be able to attend a community college tuition-free thanks to a program that's expanding to Davidson County.

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'Whitey' Bulger guilty of gangland killings

'Whitey' Bulger guilty of gangland killings

August 12th, 2013 2:23 pm by DENISE LAVOIE,Associated Press; JAY LINDSAY,Associated Press

James "Whitey" Bulger, the feared Boston mob boss who became one of the nation's most-wanted fugitives, was convicted Monday in a string of 11 killings and other gangland crimes, many of them committed while he was said to be an FBI informant.

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Darrell Waltrip to headline Carson-Newman NASCAR Celebrity Roast

Darrell Waltrip to headline Carson-Newman NASCAR Celebrity Roast

August 12th, 2013 12:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

In addition to Darrell Waltrip, the panel will also include NASCAR drivers David Ragan, David Gilliland, Josh Wise and Michael McDowell.

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Update: Man charged with trying to kill pregnant girlfriend while boarding Johnson City Transit bus

Update: Man charged with trying to kill pregnant girlfriend while boarding Johnson City Transit bus

August 12th, 2013 10:23 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A pregnant woman getting ready to board a Johnson City transit bus Monday morning was apparently stabbed by a man standing behind her, according to a witness.

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