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Residents say Ku Klux Klan targeting Greeneville neighborhood

June 23rd, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to a report on tricities.com, people who live in Greeneville's mostly black Meadowlark Subdivision say white supremacists are singling them out.Several homeowners say Ku Klux Klan hate mail has been left in their front yards, and about two-dozen

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Spiritual profile of homosexual adults provides surprising insights

June 22nd, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

The gay and lesbian population has garnered national attention in the past several years thanks to issues like gay marriage, gay adoption, and other gay rights conflicts. In the wake of those controversies and the spotlight aimed at gays, Americans have d

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Cocke County organized crime gang targeted Bristol Motor Speedway, malls, Dollywood for vehicle thefts

June 19th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

The Knoxville News Sentinel is reporting that a Cocke County organized crime ring may earn the dubious title of being the most prolific chop-shop ever busted in East Tennessee. after stealing up to 1,000 vehicles during the past decade.Authorities are ca

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Bristol Va. jurors wrestling with determining if man raped 10-year-old girl

June 19th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to a report in the Bristol Herald Courier a circuit court jury recessed deliberations in a rape trial recessed last night after it failed to reach a verdict.The jurors are weighing whether Hewie Isaiah Tester, 21, raped a 10-year-old girl in Aug

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Greeneville, Elizabethton DCS offices could close, consolidate staffs in Johnson City

June 18th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to a report by the Greeneville Sun, the Tennessee Department of Children's Services offices in Greeneville and Elizabethton could close later this year due to state budget cuts.Rob Johnson, a Nashville-based DCS spokesman told the Sun, if that

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No bond for teen accused in shooting death of 15-year-old boy

June 18th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to a report by the Roanoke Times, there will be no bail for 16-year-old facing a charge of first-degree murder in the killing of another teenager.Marquis Daye's was arraigned on Wednesday.

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