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No more wrist slaps for Morristown man; 16-year prison term handed down on drug charge

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

According to the Morristown Citizen Tribune, former Morristown resident Justin Horton was called the personification of shortcomings during his sentencing by U.S. District Judge Ronnie Greer Monday.In the seven years since Horton turned 18 until he has be

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Three Bristol, Va. adults arraigned for tying up 6-year-old girl, taunting her with plastic snakes and spiders

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

According to a report by the Brsitol Herald Courier, three Bristol, Va. adults were arraigned on Monday in a case that involved a 6-year-old girl who was tied up for extended periods and taunted with plastic snakes and spiders as punishment for stealing f

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Security officer who shot couple pleads guilty to assault; gets 90-days in jail, probation

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

The Knoxville News Sentinel is reporting that former security guard Jessie Monroe Walker said Monday he wishes he had used better judgment.Walker, 63, will spend 90 days in jail for shooting a man and a woman during an altercation in front of Markman's Di

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Corker aims for "middle of the road" on health care

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

The Chattanooga Times Free press is reporting that U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn, told an audience of nearly 1,000 people in Cleveland on Monday that it's time to get the debate "in the middle of the road" on health care."What we need to do is organize ch

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Greene Co. man critically injured after being hit by truck

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

The Greeneville Sun is report that a Greene County man who the THP says ran into the side of a tractor-trailer on Interstate 81 late Saturday was listed in critical condition Monday at the Johnson City Medical Center.Trooper Ronnie McClure told the Sun h

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