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A blank look, followed by bloodshed at high school

A blank look, followed by bloodshed at high school

April 10th, 2014 9:41 am by JESSE WASHINGTON, Associated Press; KEVIN BEGOS, Associated Press

"He wasn't saying anything," Moore recalled hours later. "He didn't have any anger on his face. It was just a blank expression."

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Tenn. Senate authorizes electric chair for executions

Tenn. Senate authorizes electric chair for executions

April 9th, 2014 11:03 pm by Associated Press

The state's lethal injection protocol uses a sedative commonly used to euthanize animals, but states are exhausting supplies. The state's last electrocution was in 2007.

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As temperatures rise, scams begin  to bloom

As temperatures rise, scams begin to bloom

April 9th, 2014 9:49 pm by Nick Shepherd

One of the most prominent scams that takes place this time of year involves paving. Leslie Earhart, public information officer for the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office, said the department sees such scams pop up every year.

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Blountville woman charged with third felony Walmart theft

Blountville woman charged with third felony Walmart theft

April 9th, 2014 3:50 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

According to court records, the most recent arrest was Tuesday for a theft that occurred in February at Walmart on West Market Street.

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Gate City man gets nearly 10 years for theft from relative

Gate City man gets nearly 10 years for theft from relative

April 9th, 2014 3:22 pm by Wes Bunch

Joseph Edward Ramey stole approximately $2,000 worth of items from a family member's residence, including gold jewelry, necklaces, earrings, a watch and approximately $400 in cash and loose change. The case was his third robbery conviction.

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Man faces reckless endangerment charge after gunfire at home

Man faces reckless endangerment charge after gunfire at home

April 9th, 2014 12:20 pm by Rain Smith

A shotgun blast into the home of an elderly Kingsport resident has prompted the arrest of a man, who allegedly told police he was handling the weapon while intoxicated when it accidentally fired.

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Lee man again facing charges in wife's death

Lee man again facing charges in wife's death

April 9th, 2014 12:23 am by Wes Bunch

Investigators were made aware of Amy Carter's death when the suspect's mother called Lee County dispatch to report that her daughter-in-law had shot herself at the couple's Flatwoods residence.

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Four indicted in Scott synthetic drug bust

Four indicted in Scott synthetic drug bust

April 9th, 2014 12:01 am by Staff report

The men were arrested July 20 following a routine traffic stop by the Scott County Sheriff's Office. A search of the SUV they were traveling in reportedly turned up 30 pounds of synthetic marijuana and more than 200 grams of bath salts.

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Carters Valley traffic stop results in woman charged with drug trafficking

Carters Valley traffic stop results in woman charged with drug trafficking

April 8th, 2014 9:34 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Rogersville woman accused of acting as "middle man" during an alleged illegal oxycodone and morphine transaction Thursday was arrested during a traffic stop on a drug trafficking charge.

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Two students say they were robbed at gunpoint on ETSU campus

Two students say they were robbed at gunpoint on ETSU campus

April 8th, 2014 8:54 pm by SAM WATSON, NET News Service

The robbery occurred at the gazebo between Davis Apartments and Centennial Hall. The robbers were described as two black men wearing black and gray sweats with black jackets.

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