Greeneville, TNJohnson City Press

Attorney Tom Jessee found dead

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigations confirmed Wednesday morning that a local, well-known attorney was found dead in his Greeneville residence on Tuesday. Emotions rippled through the regional legal community Tuesday evening as news of Thomas "Tom" Jessee’s death traveled by word-of-mouth. Jessee, 68, was apparently found dead inside his Whirlwind...
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Greeneville, TNwjhl.com

Local attorney Thomas Jessee found dead in Greeneville

Read more: https://www.wjhl.com/news/local/tbi-identifies-body-of-man-found-in-greeneville/. Local attorney Thomas Jessee found dead in Greeneville. Johnson City man arrested after shooting, pursuit in Washington County. Elizabethton/Carter County Animal Shelter to no longer provide animal control, dog catching services. Ballad encouraging children to be up-to-date on vaccines before school starts. Ballad Health: COVID-19 positive rate...
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Greeneville, TNsupertalk929.com

UPDATE: Body found in home identified by TBI as Greeneville attorney

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has released the identity of the man who was found dead at his home Tuesday evening in Greeneville. The body of Thomas C. Jessee, 69, was discovered at the dwelling located on Whirlwind Road. The TBI says a preliminary review by detectives shows the death did not involve foul play.
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Kingsport, TNKingsport Times-News

Woman charged with arson in Dorothy Street fire

KINGSPORT — A 39-year-old Kingsport woman has been charged with arson after allegedly admitting to burning down a house in Gibsontown last week. The Kingsport Fire Department responded to a house fire at the intersection of Dorothy Street and Minton Street at about midnight on July 23. The house was fully involved and was a total loss, according to the KFD.
Washington County, TNwjhl.com

Johnson City man arrested after shooting, pursuit in Washington County

Johnson City man arrested after shooting, pursuit in Washington County. Johnson City man arrested after shooting, pursuit in Washington County. Court TV interviews Anslee Daniel on Summer Wells' disappearance. Elizabethton/Carter County Animal Shelter to no longer provide animal control, dog catching services. Local attorney Thomas Jessee found dead in Greeneville.
Johnson City, TNwcyb.com

Police: Johnson City man arrested following shooting and pursuit

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WCYB) — A Johnson City man was arrested late Tuesday after a shooting and a police chase, according to the Washington County, Tennessee Sheriff's Office. Jonathan R. Hughes, 22, was charged with aggravated assault, felony evading arrest, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and possession...
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Telford, TNsupertalk929.com

Suspect in custody following shooting in Telford

A suspect wanted for shooting in Washington County, Tennessee led officers on a chase for several miles before he was apprehended in neighboring Greene County. Sheriff Ed Graybeal says Jonathan R. Hughes, 22, is charged with aggravated assault, felony evading arrest, and possession of meth after detectives said he shot Jason Phillips, 37, in the leg on Leona Road in Telford. Phillips is listed in stable condition.
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Court TV interviews Anslee Daniel on Summer Wells' disappearance

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Elizabethton Police Department: 2 juveniles charged after girl attacked

ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. (WCYB) — Two juvenile suspects have been charged after a girl was attacked last week, according to the Elizabethton Police Department. Police said the suspects face charges of especially aggravated kidnapping and aggravated assault. The two were arrested and are being held in the juvenile detention center. They...
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Sabbath School teacher: Summer Wells' brothers in state custody

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Johnson City, TNJohnson City Press

Watson to make return to ring Saturday night

Blayton Watson will make a much anticipated return to the boxing ring Saturday night as he headlines the fight card at Holiday Inn in Johnson City. In his first professional fight in six years, the Johnson City boxer (6-0, 3 KOs) will face Court- ney McCleave (2-9), a fighter out of North Carolina, in a light heavyweight main event.
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