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Ky. man sentenced for scamming Scott County residents

Ky. man sentenced for scamming Scott County residents

November 27th, 2013 9:20 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Harold Curtis Chaney, 31, of Pikeville, Ky., was given a six-year sentence with five years suspended after pleading guilty in August 2013 to two counts of obtaining more than $200 by false pretenses.

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Ex-postal worker pleads guilty to stealing veterans’ mail-order pain meds

Ex-postal worker pleads guilty to stealing veterans’ mail-order pain meds

November 27th, 2013 9:12 pm by Matthew Lane

GREENEVILLE — Lithia Daugherty, who worked as a rural carrier in the Fall Branch post office from May 2004 until March 2013, admitted to breaking into at least six packages since October 2010.

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Meth cleanup continues from Carter County 'super lab'

Meth cleanup continues from Carter County 'super lab'

November 27th, 2013 7:56 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON — Timothy Lee Blackwell, 43, was charged with six counts of initiation of methamphetamine manufacture, promotion of methamphetamine manufacture, possession of felony drug paraphernalia and a variety of other offenses.

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CORRECTION: Beer drinking during Hawkins County Sessions Court earns man 30 days in jail

CORRECTION: Beer drinking during Hawkins County Sessions Court earns man 30 days in jail

November 27th, 2013 7:37 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Church Hill man was charged with public intoxication after police spotted him going back and forth from Hawkins County Sessions Court to the Justice Center parking lot to allegedly take drinks from a 40-ounce bottle of beer.

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Man found dead outside Church Hill mobile home

Man found dead outside Church Hill mobile home

November 27th, 2013 3:55 pm by Rain Smith

CHURCH HILL — Police Chief Mark Johnson says the body of an 18-year-old male was located at approximately 11 a.m. It was reportedly outside a residence on Burlington Road and appears to have been in the elements for "several hours."

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Tenn. woman sentenced for death of sons left in hot car

Tenn. woman sentenced for death of sons left in hot car

November 26th, 2013 3:06 pm by Associated Press

Tasha Bates was convicted in August of murder and child neglect in the deaths of 3-year-old River and 5-year-old Leland, who were left in a car last June when the temperature hit 101 degrees.

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7-year-old taken from Elizabethton woman who was charged with assault, neglect/abuse

7-year-old taken from Elizabethton woman who was charged with assault, neglect/abuse

November 25th, 2013 7:38 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON — A woman was arrested after she allegedly assaulted the driver of a car in which she and her son were riding on Friday afternoon.

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Theft suspect nabbed after two high speed chases, crash

Theft suspect nabbed after two high speed chases, crash

November 25th, 2013 2:04 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Rogersville man allegedly eluded police in two separate high speed chases Friday morning after officers terminated pursuit due to danger to the public.

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Police: Job applicant at temp agency passed out on drugs while typing application

Police: Job applicant at temp agency passed out on drugs while typing application

November 25th, 2013 12:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

Shortly after 10 a.m. Friday Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Stacy Vaughan was dispatched to the “@work” temporary employment office on Rt. 66 in Rogersville on a complaint of a possible intoxicated male.

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Meth labs discovered at Bluff City home; five arrested

Meth labs discovered at Bluff City home; five arrested

November 23rd, 2013 9:41 pm by Wes Bunch

BLUFF CITY — Five people were arrested by Sullivan County authorities Friday night after they were allegedly caught at a home in Bluff City with multiple active methamphetamine labs.

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