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    WCSO arrest man after he nearly hits deputy's vehicle, evades arrest

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    Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man Wednesday after he reportedly almost hit a deputy’s vehicle during a traffic stop and led authorities in a pursuit. More>>

    Brewery looks into Johnson City; survey explores beer climate in Tri-Cities Video included

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    A nationwide trend is taking root in the Tri-Cities; microbreweries are opening across the area. So far this spring, two breweries have plans to open; one in Kingsport and one in Bristol, Tennessee. Another company wants to cash in on the industry’s popularity and is looking into opening up shop in Johnson City. That company reached out to the Washington County Economic Development Council to get a feel for the beer climate in Johnson City. The Economic Development Council then created a sur... More>>

    Washington County: JC owes $3.4 million in alcohol tax revenue

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    Washington County Tennessee officials said millions of dollars in alcohol tax revenue is owed the county school system by Johnson City.But Johnson City's top administrator thinks otherwise.Recently, Tennessee Attorney General Robert Cooper issued an opinion on the "liquor-by-the-drink" tax. In that opinion, Cooper states that cities have to give county school funds half of the revenue received from that tax. Since issuing the opinion, many Tennessee counties are ready to collect that revenue.... More>>

    Investigation: Alexa Linboom twice subject of Illinois DCS probe Video included

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    Her death made headlines around the world, the five year old whose parents allegedly forced her to drink a deadly amount of grape soda.  More>>

    Do you owe Johnson City? City, police to use collections agency for thousands of unpaid fines

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    The Johnson City Municipal Court says it will work with a collections agency to satisfy delinquent citations.  More>>

    Carter Co. deputies searching for suspect who took 65 cigarette cartons from Hampton Bait Shop Video included

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    Carter County Sheriff’s Office deputies are currently searching for a person who reportedly broke into a local convenience store on April 3 and took 65 cigarette cartons. More>>

    Some students and teachers at local school affected by rare disease Video included

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    .Last month, Bethany Holder, a student at Hunter Elementary, died from complications with Cystic Fibrosis.After her death, students and teachers starting realizing she wasn’t the only one at school affected by the disease. More>>

    38 dogs rescued in north Nashville dog fighting bust Video included

    A drug bust last week led to Tuesday’s seizure of 38 dogs from an alleged dog fighting ring in north Nashville. One of the dogs has since died. More>>

    Storm Team 11 Weather: Showers after midnight

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    Showers and storms possible after midnight

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    Rivers refuses to apologize to women held captive

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    Joan Rivers refuses to apologize for comparing living in her daughter's guest room with the captivity of three women kidnapped in Cleveland. More>>

    Two Mountain City residents sentenced in federal court for meth conspiracy Video included

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    Two Mountain City residents were sentenced in federal court Wednesday on charges involving a methamphetamine conspiracy. More>>

    Handgun permits issued to women in Tennessee skyrockets in recent years Video included

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    Over the past five years, the number of handgun permits issued in the state of Tennessee has tripled. The number of women applying for handgun permits has increased substantially, more than quadrupling between 2008 and 2013.  More>>

    Cockfighting support may be to blame for animal fighting spectator bill's failure

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    A bill aimed at increasing the penalties for animal fighting spectators in Tennessee failed once again this legislative session. But the suspected reason why, may surprise some folks. 
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    Haslam: Prayer to help guide execution decisions

    Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam says he will rely on prayer and advice from experts when he is faced with last-minute appeals from death row inmates facing execution. More>>

    Kingsport jailer allegedly finds loaded revolver in inmate’s body Video included

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    The Kingsport Police Department says a woman who was booked into the city jail Monday afternoon concealed a weapon in her vagina. More>>

    SCSO, agencies find "one-pot" meth sites along Big Creek Road in Cherokee National Forest Video included

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    The Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office Vice and Narcotics detectives reportedly located several methamphetamine dumpsites along Big Creek Road in the Cherokee National Forest on Wednesday. More>>

    Batteries in thousands of baby video monitors recalled

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    Summer Infant is recalling about 800,000 rechargeable batteries used in baby video monitors because of a burn hazard.  More>>

    4 arrested on bath salt charges in Greene County; held without bond Video included

    Greene County Sheriff Steve Burns, says four individuals were arrested Wednesday on charges pertaining to illegal drug activity.
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    Owner said she didn't want apartment managers to hear it barking

    Dog found with mouth duct taped shut

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    A Boynton Beach, Florida woman is accused of animal abuse. Officers were called out to Andrea Curiel's home two weeks ago where they discovered her dog with duct tape wrapped around its mouth. It also was in a very small cage that was not cleaned according to authorities. Apparently she told police she taped the dog's mouth shut because she was afraid managers at the apartment complex would hear it barking. Police said Curiel told them she meant to clean the dog's cage but was running late. ... More>>

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    Woman arrested for concealing a loaded gun while being booked into prison Video included

    The arrest that gives a whole new meaning to concealing weapon -- is the focus of our crime watch. Officers arrested 19-year-old Dallas Archer on a charge of driving on a suspended license. A police report says a search at the king sport jail turned up a loaded north american arms 22-caliber mini revolver inside the woman. investigators say the weapon had been stolen last year. Archer is now charged with possession of stolen property and illegal possession of a firearm More>>

    Deal signs bill expanding gun rights in Georgia

    Updated: Apr 24, 2014 07:17 AM

    Gov. Nathan Deal has signed legislation expanding where people with licenses to carry can bring their guns in Georgia. More>>

    Morristown PD enforcing crosswalk laws starting Thursday

    Starting Thursday, officers will begin enhanced enforcement of laws pertaining to crosswalks.After receiving complaints that motorists are not yielding to pedestrians in crosswalks located in the West Industrial Park, the Morristown Police Department is asking all drivers to be aware of the need to comply with pedestrian crosswalk regulations.The municipal fine for drivers disregarding a crosswalk is $89.75.Copyright WJHL 2014. All Rights Reserved. More>>

    Two new early voting locations open

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    Two new early voting poll locations are opening up Thursday.The Kingsport Civic Auditorium on Fort Henry Drive will open its doors to voters starting at 9:00am Thursday morning. Also, the National Guard Armory off Bluff City Highway in Bristol, Tennessee will open this morning at 9:00am as well.Residents can vote at either of these locations until May 1st.Copyright WJHL 2014. All Rights Reserved. More>>

    Calhoun's Restaurant gives a free meal to all the "Donnies" out there

    Calhoun's has long been a popular place when it comes to feeding UT Athletics and their fans.So it's likely no surprise that they would welcome the new coach, and those who share his namesake, to their restaurant this week with a special deal. More>>

    Who spent the most on their campaign? Video included

    A week remains for early voting in the May primary and candidates are spending a lot of cash in hopes of winning your vote. From road signs to media ads, it's easy to see some people are willing to dig deep to win elections, even when it's only in a county primary. Early voting kicked off last week and continues through May 1st. The primary is May 6th. And that's just the start. The general election is in August.We crunched the numbers in two counties and found out who's collecting and spendi... More>>

    Attorney for Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesus want Joan Rivers to apologize

    Joan Rivers joked about the captivity of Amanda Berry, the young Ohio woman with Tri-Cities family ties who was held against her will for a decade.
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    • WCSO arrest man after he nearly hits deputy's vehicle, evades arrest

      WCSO arrest man after he nearly hits deputy's vehicle, evades arrest

      Thursday, April 24 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:48:11 GMT
      Andrew RamseyAndrew Ramsey
      Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man Wednesday after he reportedly almost hit a deputy’s vehicle during a traffic stop and led authorities in a pursuit.
      Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man Wednesday after he reportedly almost hit a deputy’s vehicle during a traffic stop and led authorities in a pursuit.
    • Brewery looks into Johnson City; survey explores beer climate in Tri-Cities

      Brewery looks into Johnson City; survey explores beer climate in Tri-Cities

      Thursday, April 24 2014 6:43 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:43:11 GMT
      A nationwide trend is taking root in the Tri-Cities; microbreweries are opening across the area. So far this spring, two breweries have plans to open; one in Kingsport and one in Bristol, Tennessee. Another company wants to cash in on the industry’s popularity and is looking into opening up shop in Johnson City. That company reached out to the Washington County Economic Development Council to get a feel for the beer climate in Johnson City. The Economic Development Council then created a sur...
      A nationwide trend is taking root in the Tri-Cities; microbreweries are opening across the area. So far this spring, two breweries have plans to open; one in Kingsport and one in Bristol, Tennessee. Another company wants to cash in on the industry’s popularity and is looking into opening up shop in Johnson City. That company reached out to the Washington County Economic Development Council to get a feel for the beer climate in Johnson City. The Economic Development Council then created a sur...
    • Washington County: JC owes $3.4 million in alcohol tax revenue

      Washington County: JC owes $3.4 million in alcohol tax revenue

      Thursday, April 24 2014 6:08 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:08:56 GMT
      Washington County Tennessee officials said millions of dollars in alcohol tax revenue is owed the county school system by Johnson City.But Johnson City's top administrator thinks otherwise.Recently, Tennessee Attorney General Robert Cooper issued an opinion on the "liquor-by-the-drink" tax. In that opinion, Cooper states that cities have to give county school funds half of the revenue received from that tax. Since issuing the opinion, many Tennessee counties are ready to collect that revenue....
      Washington County Tennessee officials said millions of dollars in alcohol tax revenue is owed the county school system by Johnson City.But Johnson City's top administrator thinks otherwise.Recently, Tennessee Attorney General Robert Cooper issued an opinion on the "liquor-by-the-drink" tax. In that opinion, Cooper states that cities have to give county school funds half of the revenue received from that tax. Since issuing the opinion, many Tennessee counties are ready to collect that revenue....
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    • Ukraine moves against insurgents in the east

      Ukraine moves against insurgents in the east

      Thursday, April 24 2014 7:35 PM EDT2014-04-24 23:35:12 GMT
      Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov says police have cleared the city hall in a southeastern city of pro-Russian protesters who had been occupying it for over a week.
      Russia announced new military exercises Thursday involving ground and air forces near its border with Ukraine, swiftly responding to a Ukrainian operation to drive pro-Russia insurgents out of occupied buildings in the...
    • Kerry warns Russia of expensive new sanctions

      Kerry warns Russia of expensive new sanctions

      Thursday, April 24 2014 6:59 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:59:19 GMT
      Secretary of State John Kerry is accusing Russia of failing to live up to commitments it made to ease the crisis in Ukraine.
      Secretary of State John Kerry is accusing Russia of failing to live up to commitments it made to ease the crisis in Ukraine.
    • Google, Apple settle high-tech workers' lawsuit

      Google, Apple settle high-tech workers' lawsuit

      Thursday, April 24 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:48:36 GMT
      Google, Apple, Intel and Adobe have settled a class-action lawsuit alleging they conspired to prevent their engineers and highly sought technology workers from getting better job offers from one another.
      Google, Apple, Intel and Adobe Systems have settled a class-action lawsuit alleging they conspired to prevent their engineers and other highly sought technology workers from getting better job offers from one another.
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    • April Mugshots

      April Mugshots

      Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:42 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:42:32 GMT
      Thomas Allen WinstonThomas Allen Winston
      The following are mugshots and charges of individuals arrested between April 1-4 by the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.
      The following are mugshots and charges of individuals arrested between April 1-4 by the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.
    • 4 arrested on bath salt charges in Greene County; held without bond

      4 arrested on bath salt charges in Greene County; held without bond

      Greene County Sheriff Steve Burns, says four individuals were arrested Wednesday on charges pertaining to illegal drug activity.
      Greene County Sheriff Steve Burns, says four individuals were arrested Wednesday on charges pertaining to illegal drug activity.
    • Boyfriend of Johnny Cash's murdered great niece testifies in court

      Boyfriend of Johnny Cash's murdered great niece testifies in court

      The boyfriend of Courtney Cash, a great niece of Johnny Cash murdered in March, testified in court Wednesday during a hearing for the accused killer, 27-year-old Wayne Masciarella.
      The boyfriend of Courtney Cash, a great niece of Johnny Cash murdered in March, testified in court Wednesday during a hearing for the accused killer, 27-year-old Wayne Masciarella.
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    • Former Iron Curtain still barrier for deer

      Former Iron Curtain still barrier for deer

      Thursday, April 24 2014 2:44 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:44:52 GMT
      The Iron Curtain was traced by an electrified barbed-wire fence that isolated the communist world from the West.
      The Iron Curtain was traced by an electrified barbed-wire fence that isolated the communist world from the West.
    • Indiana cat missing 5 years reunited with owner

      Indiana cat missing 5 years reunited with owner

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:25 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:25:57 GMT
      A cat that went missing five years ago has been reunited with its owner in Indiana thanks to an implanted microchip.
      A cat that went missing five years ago has been reunited with its owner in Indiana thanks to an implanted microchip.
    • Extra crispy: French fry truck burns in Maine

      Extra crispy: French fry truck burns in Maine

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:05 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:05:13 GMT
      Bring on the ketchup: A tractor-trailer carrying 40,000 pounds of french fries caught fire in a Wal-Mart parking lot in the Maine city of Waterville.
      Bring on the ketchup: A tractor-trailer carrying 40,000 pounds of french fries caught fire in a Wal-Mart parking lot in the Maine city of Waterville.
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