Kingsport Times News Friday, April 18, 2014
Regional & National

Florida man makes obscene call to police because he was out of minutes and 911 is a free call

November 13th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

File this story under the "another not-too-smart" law breaker.According to the Smoking Gun, Joshua Basso was arrested Thursday after allegedly placing a series of obscene phone calls to 911. During those calls the Florida man asked a female operator abou

Comments
Regional & National

UT players arrested in attempted robbery not making trip to Ole Miss

November 13th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

The futures of a trio of University of Tennessee football players were in the air Thursday as they faced charges that could send them to prison and Vols head coach Lane Kiffin said their status as players was on hold.

Comments
Regional & National

Johnson City woman mistakes officer for Sonic car hop, busted for having drug paraphernalia

November 13th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

ELIZABETHTON A woman who mistook a police officer for a car hop was recently arrested on a second offense of driving under the influence and one count of possession of drug paraphernalia.Veletta Cuba Newman, 31, 910 Old Elizabethton Highway, Bluff City,

Comments
Regional & National

Republican legislator thrown out of UT game over Halloween mask incident

November 12th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

State Rep. Stacey Campfield was escorted from the University of Tennessee home football game Oct. 31 after an incident over a Halloween mask that he was wearing, a university official confirmed Monday.According to a report by UT Police Lt. Dana McReynolds

Comments
Regional & National

Three UT football players - including two freshmen standouts - face armed robbery charges

November 12th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Three freshmen Tennessee football players, including highly touted wide receiver recruit Nu'Keese Richardson and starting safety Janzen Jackson, were charged with attempted armed robbery Thursday morning.Richardson, 18, and Jackso

Comments