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Man arrested in connection with November beating

Man arrested in connection with November beating

June 12th, 2014 1:24 pm by Nick Shepherd

The original incident occurred in the early morning hours of Nov. 17. SCSO officers responded to an aggravated assault call and upon arriving at the residence, they noticed droplets of blood on the front porch and the front door standing open.

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Man sentenced to prison in connection with coal fraud scheme

Man sentenced to prison in connection with coal fraud scheme

June 12th, 2014 11:51 am by Matthew Lane

The owner of a Norton, Va., coal marketing company has been sentenced to one year in federal prison in connection to a scheme where he sold low quality coal to Eastman Chemical Company.

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Nearly 250 dogs removed from Tenn. home

Nearly 250 dogs removed from Tenn. home

June 12th, 2014 10:58 am by Associated Press

"(I saw) dog after dog, puppy after puppy in just horrible conditions," she told the Times Free Press. "I mean five or six dogs in one kennel, and there's no telling how long it's been (since) these dogs have been cleaned. It's horrible."

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Former UK quarterback facing new theft charges

Former UK quarterback facing new theft charges

June 11th, 2014 11:39 pm by Wes Bunch

Randy Jenkins, 53, of Church Hill, appeared in Harlan County, Ky., court last week where he was arraigned on charges of theft by deception over $10,000 and theft by deception under $4,000.

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Johnson City doctor, wife receive probation, $300,000 in fines in cancer drug case

Johnson City doctor, wife receive probation, $300,000 in fines in cancer drug case

June 11th, 2014 1:13 pm by NET News Service

A local physician and his wife received probation and $300,000 in total fines for their convictions in a federal drug case on Tuesday.

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KPD: SW Va. man charged with statutory rape after having sex with teen at Kingsport Aquatic Center

KPD: SW Va. man charged with statutory rape after having sex with teen at Kingsport Aquatic Center

June 11th, 2014 10:44 am by Nick Shepherd

Larry Nick Swift Jr., 28, 727 Dogwood Street, Weber City, Va., was arrested on June 10 and charged with one count of aggravated statutory rape.

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2 men charged in case of missing Tennessee student

2 men charged in case of missing Tennessee student

June 11th, 2014 9:48 am by Associated Press

Police have charged two more men in connection with the 2011 disappearance and slaying of a Tennessee nursing student.

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KPD seeking public's help in locating alleged car thief

KPD seeking public's help in locating alleged car thief

June 10th, 2014 3:34 pm by Nick Shepherd

According to a press release, a 2003 Honda Pilot was stolen from a residence on Dobyns Drive in Kingsport. When the car was stolen, the doors were unlocked and the keys were in it.

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Police: Gunman kills student in school shooting

Police: Gunman kills student in school shooting

June 10th, 2014 2:15 pm by Associated Press

A gunman killed a student at a high school east of Portland Tuesday and the shooter is also dead, police said.

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Updated with new details: Tennessee man killed woman; dismembered, ate body

Updated with new details: Tennessee man killed woman; dismembered, ate body

June 10th, 2014 2:15 pm by Associated Press

A Tennessee man was charged over the weekend with dismembering the body of a woman and eating part of her corpse in a bizarre case that's perplexing to even law enforcement in a small pastoral town.

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