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Former Hawkins clerk’s jail sentence for theft now on third appeal

Former Hawkins clerk’s jail sentence for theft now on third appeal

December 4th, 2013 9:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

The appeals are beginning to pile up for former Hawkins County Chancery Court deputy clerk and convicted embezzler Kevin Graham, currently free on bond pending an appeal of an appeal that had reversed another appeal.

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Accused dealership burglar claims he won pickup in lottery

Accused dealership burglar claims he won pickup in lottery

December 4th, 2013 2:36 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police said a man who was allegedly caught red handed breaking into a pickup for sale on a Rogersville dealership lot early Friday morning claimed he’d won the truck in a lottery.

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Wise County Sheriff's Office investigates report of bullet fired into occupied dwelling

Wise County Sheriff's Office investigates report of bullet fired into occupied dwelling

December 4th, 2013 10:01 am by Stephen Igo

The homeowner said he was playing video games in a bedroom when a shot slammed through an exterior wall into the room.

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Mass. boy to be arraigned in killing of teacher

Mass. boy to be arraigned in killing of teacher

December 4th, 2013 8:32 am by Associated Press

A 14-year-old Massachusetts boy is set to be arraigned on murder, aggravated rape and armed robbery charges in the killing of his high school math teacher.

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Nickelsville couple bound over on charges of wounding a child, abuse and neglect

Nickelsville couple bound over on charges of wounding a child, abuse and neglect

December 3rd, 2013 11:59 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A couple accused of abusing a 14-month-old to the point it was hospitalized with skull fractures had their cases bound over to a grand jury during a preliminary hearing Monday in Scott County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court.

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Sullivan moves closer to vote on ankle bracelets for some inmates

Sullivan moves closer to vote on ankle bracelets for some inmates

December 3rd, 2013 11:20 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — The use of ankle bracelets for some inmates — to allow them to serve sentences at home — is moving closer to reality in Sullivan County. The Sullivan County Commission will likely vote on a proposal in January that will help seal the deal.

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Former Hawkins judge returned to region to serve last months of jail time

Former Hawkins judge returned to region to serve last months of jail time

December 3rd, 2013 10:14 pm by Jeff Bobo

Taylor, 42, of Rogersville, was transferred from Davidson County to the Hawkins County Jail on Nov. 27, where he spent one day before being transferred to the Sullivan County Jail to serve out his sentence.

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KPD seeks public's help in theft case

KPD seeks public's help in theft case

December 3rd, 2013 4:59 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — The incident happened in the early morning hours of November 10 when a white male suspect entered a red pickup that was in the Kroger parking lot. The suspect then stole over $1,000 worth of items, the report said.

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Man dead after shootout with police in Tenn.

Man dead after shootout with police in Tenn.

December 3rd, 2013 1:19 pm by Associated Press

A man sought by police since the discovery of his girlfriend's body in a burned house has been killed after a shootout with authorities.

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Medical worker gets 39 years for infecting dozens with hepatitis

Medical worker gets 39 years for infecting dozens with hepatitis

December 3rd, 2013 1:05 pm by By Matt Pearce, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

A drug-addicted medical technician has been sentenced to 39 years in federal prison for infecting dozens of patients with hepatitis C while working at hospitals in several states.

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