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Former Jonesborough officer gets 18 months for steroid trafficking

August 13th, 2013 9:19 am by Matthew Lane

A former Jonesborough police officer who sold more than $80,000 worth of illegal steroids over a three-year period has been sentenced to 18 months in federal prison for steroid trafficking.

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U.S. temp workforce highest on record

U.S. temp workforce highest on record

August 13th, 2013 8:46 am by By Mary McCarty, Dayton Daily News (MCT)

In an uncertain economy, more and more companies are relying on temporary workers. In June, the U.S. Department of Labor reported that the nation has 2.7 million temp workers, the highest number on record.

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Craigslist ad leads to Knox arrests, recovery of stolen school computers

Craigslist ad leads to Knox arrests, recovery of stolen school computers

August 13th, 2013 8:32 am by Hayes Hickman, Knoxville News Sentinel

An online deal too good to be true has led to felony theft charges against two Knoxville men and the recovery of several computers reported stolen last month from the new Carter Elementary School.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

August 13th, 2013 8:29 am by Staff Report

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Johnson City man faces 20th driving on suspended license charge

Johnson City man faces 20th driving on suspended license charge

August 13th, 2013 8:15 am by NET News Service

A Johnson City man with 19 previous driving on suspended license convictions was arrested again Saturday after Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies spotted him in driving in an emergency lane on Boones Creek Road.

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Despite tough times, founder of Kingsport soup kitchen says: ‘The Lord will provide’

Despite tough times, founder of Kingsport soup kitchen says: ‘The Lord will provide’

August 12th, 2013 10:51 pm by Marci Gore

Although Geraldine Swagerty is facing a problem she is all too familiar with, her faith remains strong. Swagerty, who is the pastor at Full Gospel Mission Church, says 12 years ago she felt led by the Lord to “feed the people.”

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Wilson pleased to resume duties at TCRA

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August 12th, 2013 10:41 pm by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE — Patrick Wilson had sold his house in Northeast Tennessee and bought a house in the Raleigh area in a career move going from sole administrator of a mid-sized airport to a member of a management team at a larger facility.

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NYPD wrongly targeted minorities, judge rules

NYPD wrongly targeted minorities, judge rules

August 12th, 2013 7:47 pm by COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press

NEW YORK — The nation’s largest police department illegally and systematically singled out large numbers of blacks and Hispanics under its controversial stop-and-frisk policy, a federal judge ruled Monday.

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Scott County man found dead

Scott County man found dead

August 12th, 2013 7:31 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Authorities are investigating the death of a Scott County man whose body was reportedly found over the weekend tangled in a barbed-wire fence behind his residence.

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Flood advisory issued for Sullivan County, Washington County, Va.

Flood advisory issued for Sullivan County, Washington County, Va.

August 12th, 2013 7:21 pm by Staff Report

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a flood advisory for Sullivan County, Washington County, Va., and the cities of Bristol and Abingdon until 8:45 p.m.

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