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Gate City man gets  8 years for assault on bed-ridden mom

Gate City man gets 8 years for assault on bed-ridden mom

November 15th, 2013 10:56 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Circuit Court Judge John Kilgore cited Tracy Adam Rogers’ history of assault on family members and a law enforcement officer, in addition to the fact he was on probation at the time of the latest occurrence, when issuing the sentence.

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Stolen vehicle returned to Kingsport dealership

Stolen vehicle returned to Kingsport dealership

November 15th, 2013 12:24 pm by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — The Kingsport Police Department sought the public's help in identifying a suspected car thief Friday. Shortly after her photo and surveillance video were released, police received multiple calls revealing her identity.

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Former Scoutmaster, corrections officer sentenced for child sex crimes

Former Scoutmaster, corrections officer sentenced for child sex crimes

November 15th, 2013 9:21 am by Rain Smith

A former Sullivan County Sheriff's Office corrections sergeant and local Boy Scout leader will serve five years in prison for sex crimes against children, followed by 15 years of probation.

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Hawkins woman’s cow slaughtered on Butchers Valley Road

Hawkins woman’s cow slaughtered on Butchers Valley Road

November 14th, 2013 4:37 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County woman is hoping someone can help police find the culprits who slit the throat of one of her cows Wednesday, and then cut a large tenderloin out of the cow’s back.

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Running out of gas leads to drug arrests for three in Kingsport

Running out of gas leads to drug arrests for three in Kingsport

November 14th, 2013 3:49 pm by Nick Shepherd

Three people were arrested for drug possession after a Kingsport police officer stopped to help a vehicle that had run out of gas, according to a police report.

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Raw video: Final suspect sentenced in beating at Weber City bar

Raw video: Final suspect sentenced in beating at Weber City bar

November 14th, 2013 10:54 am by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Tennessee man will spend at least a year in prison for instigating an assault at a Weber City bar on New Year’s Day 2013 that left a man unconscious.

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Woman charged with 'gravel' sales after deputies seize drug from Telford residence

Woman charged with 'gravel' sales after deputies seize drug from Telford residence

November 13th, 2013 7:19 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Sheriff Ed Graybeal announced today in a news conference that deputies seized about 64 grams of the drug from 496 Treadway Trail Road.

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Cash Express offering $5,000 for information about robbery

Cash Express offering $5,000 for information about robbery

November 13th, 2013 4:26 pm by Staff report

Cash Express is offering a $5,000 reward for any information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the suspects involved in a Nov. 1 robbery of a Kingsport store.

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Police call blast at Oregon DA's office domestic terrorism

Police call blast at Oregon DA's office domestic terrorism

November 13th, 2013 3:09 pm by Associated Press

Police said the explosive device included a propane tank that was burning in front of the building after the explosion was reported about 4:30 a.m. Officials said the tank didn't fully detonate, but if it had, it could have brought the building down.

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Men allegedly kidnap, assault elderly uncle

Men allegedly kidnap, assault elderly uncle

November 13th, 2013 2:44 pm by Rain Smith

Two Kingsport brothers are charged with kidnapping their 75-year-old uncle at gunpoint, hitting him in the head with a revolver and threatening to kill him.

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