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Bristol high school legend arrested on exposing others to HIV

October 29th, 2010 4:50 am by Staff Report

According to the Bristol Herald Courier a boy called Flipper graduated from Virginia High School in 1993 as a legend - a star quarterback and all-state basketball player whose picture appeared in the yearbook at least a dozen times. This week, he was app

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Tenn. lawmakers consider making discipline of judges public

October 29th, 2010 4:39 am by Brandon Gee

Lawmakers are poised to consider sweeping changes to the Court of the Judiciary, the 16-member body that investigates and disciplines Tennessee judges. Members of a state Senate committee appointed to study the Court of the Judiciary want more of the d

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Haunted Horrors convention a Halloween treat

October 29th, 2010 4:30 am by Madison Mathews

KINGSPORT If ghostly gatherings and paranormal parties are your idea of a spooky good time, then you might want to head to Kingsport this weekend for the first ever Haunted Horrors Paranormal and Film Convention.The three-day event is the first of its ki

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Mystery company plans 60,000 square-foot Johnson City expansion

October 29th, 2010 4:26 am by Kate Prahlad

While the Economic Development Board is keeping its cards close to its chest, Director P.C. Snapp divulged some details about one existing company's possible $30 million expansion in Washington County.Snapp, who would not reveal the name of the company or

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Karl Rove questions Sarah Palin's suitability for president

October 28th, 2010 4:27 am by Staff Report

Karl Rove, the former senior adviser to George W Bush, has cast doubt on Sarah Palin's viability as a White House candidate, questioning if the American people thought she had the "gravitas" for the "most demanding job in the world".Expressing the stronge

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Children find mom stabbed, beaten to death; 2 year-old asleep beside her

October 28th, 2010 4:15 am by Staff Report

A 35-year-old Chattanooga woman's children arrived home from school Wednesday to find their mother stabbed and beaten to death, police said.Chandra Powell's 11-year-old son and her 15- and 16-year-old daughters found her body lying on the living room floo

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Johnson City murder cases go to grand jury

October 28th, 2010 4:13 am by Becky Campbell

After hearing evidence in a five-hour hearing that lasted all day Wednesday, a judge bound murder charges against two men and a woman over to the grand jury.John Anthony 'Tony' Purcell, 42, and Gary James Gilbert, 39, were each bound over to a grand jury

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Bluff City's vice mayor will take back his BMA seat tonight

October 28th, 2010 4:07 am by Staff Report

The Bristol Herald Courier is reporting that Bluff City's embattled vice mayor will take back his seat on the BMA tonight after a judge rolled the clock back on a dispute that's kept town officials divided for nine months.On Wednesday, Chancellor E.G. Moo

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TBI probes confrontation between Washington County investigator, judge

October 28th, 2010 4:07 am by Becky Campbell

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is taking statements about an alleged heated encounter between a Washington County Sheriff's Office investigator and a local judge.District Attorney General Tony Clark confirmed Wednesday the investigation that involv

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