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Alibi witness shows up at Gergish murder trial

Alibi witness shows up at Gergish murder trial

January 15th, 2015 8:59 pm by BECKY CAMPBELL, NET News Service

Murder defendant Marcus Gergish's former wife testified that she and Gergish had been together during a trip to purchase drugs, ate at a Johnson City restaurant afterward and were at a motel when they learned of the shooting of Timothy Peregoy Sr.

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Man in drunken rage accused of attacking disabled father

Man in drunken rage accused of attacking disabled father

January 15th, 2015 6:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

"He was very remorseful about it. ... He was crying. He cried all the way to jail." -- MCPD Sgt. Ken Lunsford Sr.

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Church Hill police seek help identifying man who used stolen debit card

Church Hill police seek help identifying man who used stolen debit card

January 15th, 2015 5:36 pm by Jeff Bobo

The suspect bought $35 worth of food and drinks from the Church Hill McDonald's with a debit card reported stolen out of Kingsport.

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Duke cancels plan for Muslim call to prayer from tower

Duke cancels plan for Muslim call to prayer from tower

January 15th, 2015 5:13 pm by Associated Press

The plan drew the ire of evangelist Franklin Graham, who urged Duke alumni to withhold support because of violence against Christians that he attributed to Muslims.

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Chicago man busted in Hawkins with heroin, pills, stolen Ford Explorer

Chicago man busted in Hawkins with heroin, pills, stolen Ford Explorer

January 15th, 2015 4:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

Police allegedly seized heroin, pills, cash, and a stolen 2014 Ford Explorer from a man who was found parked in a driveway where he didn't belong just off of Carters Valley Road early Thursday morning.

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'Being nuts': Police say mom  caused husband to wreck with four children

'Being nuts': Police say mom caused husband to wreck with four children

January 15th, 2015 2:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

"As far as we know, she wasn't mad about anything. She was just being nuts. She got over on his lap like she was going to sit in his lap and drive the car, and purposely ran it out of the road." -- CHPD Chief Mark Johnson

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Photo gallery: Remembering Dylan

Photo gallery: Remembering Dylan

January 15th, 2015 2:00 pm by Rick Wagner

Students at Sullivan South High School remembered classmate Dylan Ferguson in a "lowering and folding" ceremony Wednesday.

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Woman tells police she escaped weekend kidnapping, abuse

Woman tells police she escaped weekend kidnapping, abuse

January 15th, 2015 12:30 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON - Police observed the woman to have swollen eyes, cut lips, bruising to her neck, arms, left side and ankles.

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Obama to renew push for paid leave for working parents

Obama to renew push for paid leave for working parents

January 15th, 2015 12:07 pm by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press

The president will also ask Congress for more than $2 billion in new spending to encourage states to create paid family and medical leave programs.

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Aldi opening brings out a crowd

Aldi opening brings out a crowd

January 15th, 2015 11:20 am by Matthew Lane

In Kingsport, more than 200 people showed up before the opening of the store, seeing the event as a chance to get great bargains and meet new people.

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