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NET man sentenced in laptop child porn case

NET man sentenced in laptop child porn case

October 8th, 2013 7:54 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE — A Bean Station man who pawned his laptop computer with thousands of pictures of child pornography on it will spend nearly seven years in federal prison for his crime. John Maneval faced a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison.

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Pair charged with felony theft from Kingsport Town Center

Pair charged with felony theft from Kingsport Town Center

October 8th, 2013 1:33 pm by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — Two people have been arrested for allegedly attempting to roll a buggy loaded with $1,500 worth of merchandise they hadn't bought out of the Kingsport Town Center.

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Jury begins hearing details in double murder case

Jury begins hearing details in double murder case

October 7th, 2013 10:02 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

A Washington County jury began hearing details Monday morning about the double murder of the parents of a 7-month-old baby on Jan. 31, 2012. The jurors heard the mother was shot while she was holding her baby.

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Hawkins man with meth lab in Hardee’s parking lot sentenced to 8 years

Hawkins man with meth lab in Hardee’s parking lot sentenced to 8 years

October 7th, 2013 9:42 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Hawkins County man found passed out behind the wheel of an overheating vehicle that contained a meth lab in the Mount Carmel Hardee’s restaurant parking lot will serve 100 percent of an eight year prison sentence.

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Former U.S. Senate candidate charged with solicitation to commit murder  appointed attorney

Former U.S. Senate candidate charged with solicitation to commit murder appointed attorney

October 7th, 2013 8:54 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A former U.S. Senate candidate charged in August with plotting to have his uncle killed was appointed an attorney Monday.

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Gate City man facing multiple charges after allegedly pulling loaded gun on high school senior

Gate City man facing multiple charges after allegedly pulling loaded gun on high school senior

October 7th, 2013 8:34 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A 46-year-old man is facing multiple felony charges after he allegedly pulled a loaded gun on a high school senior last week in a public parking lot in Gate City.

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4-year-old boy claims his father burned him with cigarettes

4-year-old boy claims his father burned him with cigarettes

October 7th, 2013 3:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office is investigating allegations that a four-year-old Kingsport boy was burned with cigarettes during visitation with his father last week near Church Hill.

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FBI ranks Tennessee as most dangerous state in U.S.

FBI ranks Tennessee as most dangerous state in U.S.

October 6th, 2013 8:49 pm by Charley Blaine and Michael B. Sauter, 24/7 Wall St. | USAToday

You might think that going to California, Texas or New York exposes you to a lot of crime. But in fact it was Tennessee that had the nation’s highest violent crime rate last year.

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Nursing director at former Scott County  nursing home indicted

Nursing director at former Scott County nursing home indicted

October 5th, 2013 9:02 pm by Wes Bunch

ABINGDON — The nursing director of a now-closed Scott County nursing home was indicted recently by a federal grand jury on eight felonies stemming from allegations of wrongdoing at the facility.

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Waffle House shooter sentenced to 8 years

Waffle House shooter sentenced to 8 years

October 4th, 2013 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

BLOUNTVILLE — A Kingsport man involved in the New Year’s Day shooting of a Bristol woman in a local Waffle House restaurant will spend at least the next eight years in prison.

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