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Appellate court deciding fate of former Kingsport priest convicted of molestation

Appellate court deciding fate of former Kingsport priest convicted of molestation

July 23rd, 2013 8:03 pm by JAMIE SATTERFIELD, Knoxville News Sentinel

Attorneys for William “Bill” Casey, 79, on Tuesday asked a three-judge panel of the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals to toss out convictions the former priest received in the molestation of a then-teenager more than three decades ago.

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$50,000 in fines, 20 years without pets for Tenn. couple

$50,000 in fines, 20 years without pets for Tenn. couple

July 23rd, 2013 11:47 am by Associated Press

SOMERVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A court in West Tennessee has fined a couple $50,000 and ordered them to have no pets for 20 years.

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KPD searches for alleged car thief who led high speed chase

KPD searches for alleged car thief who led high speed chase

July 23rd, 2013 11:05 am by Nick Shepherd

Kingsport police are looking for a man who ditched one car after a high speed chase, then stole another car from the parking lot of a local business.

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Police: Men busted while transporting synthetic drugs into Virginia

Police: Men busted while transporting synthetic drugs into Virginia

July 23rd, 2013 10:46 am by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Four men have been arrested in Scott County after 30 pounds of synthetic marijuana, over 200 grams of bath salts and a handgun were allegedly found in their vehicle during a traffic stop.

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Kingsport teen turns himself in after allegedly striking Weber City business owner

Kingsport teen turns himself in after allegedly striking Weber City business owner

July 22nd, 2013 9:38 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Kingsport teen who allegedly dropped his wallet at a Scott County market after assaulting its owner during a theft turned himself in to authorities after learning he was wanted by police.

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Tipster leads HCSO to stash of pills, pot and one marijuana plant growing in yard

Tipster leads HCSO to stash of pills, pot and one marijuana plant growing in yard

July 22nd, 2013 4:19 pm by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County deputies seized marijuana, pills and firearms at a Church Hill residence Friday afternoon thanks to a tipster’s report of drug possession, drug use and a single pot plant growing in the back yard.

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Hawkins woman allegedly fires at seven people, including children, for turning around in driveway

Hawkins woman allegedly fires at seven people, including children, for turning around in driveway

July 22nd, 2013 2:42 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE —A Virginia couple who took their five children on an outing at Bays Mountain Park Sunday afternoon were greeted with gunfire shortly after crossing the Hawkins County line in an attempt to take a scenic route home.

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Mother arrested after mentally challenged child found wandering Kingsport street

Mother arrested after mentally challenged child found wandering Kingsport street

July 22nd, 2013 1:19 pm by Rain Smith

A couch had been placed in front of the child's bedroom door in an apparent attempt to keep him in his room, according to police, where urine soaked puppy pads lined his floor.

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Burglary suspects allegedly cut hole in wall of Kingsport store

Burglary suspects allegedly cut hole in wall of Kingsport store

July 22nd, 2013 11:16 am by Staff Report

Police are seeking assistance in identifying a pair of Kingsport burglary suspects, accused of cutting a hole in the wall of a convenience store to make entry and steal cash, lottery tickets and tobacco products.

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UPDATE: Police identify suspect in deaths of three Ohio women

UPDATE: Police identify suspect in deaths of three Ohio women

July 21st, 2013 5:40 pm by THOMAS J. SHEERAN, Associated Press

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio — Authorities responding to a report of a foul odor from a home discovered a body and arrested a registered sex offender who led police on a gruesome hunt through a poor Ohio neighborhood in a search for more victims.

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