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North student arrested after allegedly taking pistol onto school bus, threatening student

North student arrested after allegedly taking pistol onto school bus, threatening student

February 5th, 2014 1:54 pm by Rain Smith

BLOUNTVILLE — On Tuesday the 17-year-old Sullivan North student was charged with aggravated assault, carrying a weapon on school property and three charges of reckless endangerment.

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Hawkins grand jury indicts Texas couple on drug, weapons charges

Hawkins grand jury indicts Texas couple on drug, weapons charges

February 4th, 2014 10:47 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Gary Raymond Mirkos, 33, and Suzanne Sibley Hoffman, 56, were renting the world famous Amen Chassis Works motorcycle design and fabrication shops from owner Mike Brown for the purpose of learning the motorcycle design business.

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Hawkins man accused of burning baby with cigarettes served with 2-year-old indictment

Hawkins man accused of burning baby with cigarettes served with 2-year-old indictment

February 4th, 2014 9:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — On Sept. 14, 2010, Rogersville police stopped a vehicle occupied by Joey Mark Waye, his girlfriend and her 14-month-old daughter because the couple were wanted for questioning in connection to some burglaries in Hamblen County.

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Convicted JC sex offender pleads guilty in child porn case

Convicted JC sex offender pleads guilty in child porn case

February 4th, 2014 9:16 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE — Ray Dwight Sluss of Johnson City was indicted in U.S. District Court in Greeneville on a four-count indictment charging him with receipt and possession of child pornography and receipt and possession of child pornography cartoons.

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Video: Burglars raid Starbucks inside Kingsport hospital

Video: Burglars raid Starbucks inside Kingsport hospital

February 4th, 2014 3:54 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport police are searching for a man and woman believed to have burglarized Starbucks in Holston Valley Medical Center, making away with food and beverages.

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Man charged in Bloomingdale burglaries

Man charged in Bloomingdale burglaries

February 4th, 2014 12:29 pm by Nick Shepherd

According to multiple affidavits filed with Kingsport General Sessions Court, Matthew S. Blair started his crime spree on Rogers Avenue near the beginning of December.

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Escaped Lee felon caught in Big Stone Gap

Escaped Lee felon caught in Big Stone Gap

February 3rd, 2014 5:11 pm by Wes Bunch

BIG STONE GAP — Jeremy Lynn Mitchell, 37, of Big Stone Gap, was reportedly located at about 4 p.m. Monday hiding in a residence in Big Stone Gap, according to a statement released by the Wise County Sheriff’s Office.

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Burglars broke $18,000 robotic sewer camera, stole monitor

Burglars broke $18,000 robotic sewer camera, stole monitor

February 3rd, 2014 4:10 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office is looking for burglars who damaged an $18,000 sewer video camera last week that was stored in a truck parked at the Rogersville Sewer Treatment Plant.

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Kingsport police warning against local phone scam

Kingsport police warning against local phone scam

February 3rd, 2014 2:50 pm by Nick Shepherd

Kingsport police are issuing a warning about a phone scam in which people are told they have received a red light citation and can pay with a credit card over the phone.

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Convicted murderer escapes from Michigan prison

Convicted murderer escapes from Michigan prison

February 3rd, 2014 2:40 pm by Associated Press

A man convicted in four murders two decades ago is at large after he escaped from a Michigan prison disguised as a prison worker and abducted a woman who fled his grips when he stopped for gas in Indiana, authorities said Monday.

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