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Jonesborough hoping to attract more people to Main Street

Jonesborough hoping to attract more people to Main Street

September 11th, 2014 9:09 pm by Tony Casey

Will the future visitor of Jonesborough's Main Street be a young, well-to-do person in search of a pub, coffee shop, concert venue and independent movie theater?

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Accident occurs at intersection of Hale Street and E. Unaka Ave.

September 11th, 2014 8:53 pm by Staff Reports

Members of the Johnson City Police Department and Johnson City's Fire Department respond to a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Hale Street and E. Unaka Ave. Thursday evening.

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Man accused of scrapping car that wasn't his

Man accused of scrapping car that wasn't his

September 11th, 2014 8:36 pm by Staff Reports

Authorities say a Piney Flats man was arrested for theft of property over $500 after he sold a vehicle that wasn't his.

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Parents seeking $600K in lawsuit against county schools

Parents seeking $600K in lawsuit against county schools

September 11th, 2014 6:41 pm by Nathan Baker

A lawsuit filed in Washington County Circuit Court by two sets of parents claims county school district administrators neglectfully ignored incidents reported, resulting in harm to their children.

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Sept. 11: Our Facebook fans remember

Sept. 11: Our Facebook fans remember

September 11th, 2014 5:32 pm by Sam Watson

We asked our Facebook fans to tell us: Where were you and what were you doing when you first learned about the 9/11 attacks? Here's a sample.

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Milligan reports strong influx of students

Milligan reports strong influx of students

September 11th, 2014 4:58 pm by Contributed

Milligan College has announced a fall enrollment of 1,177, its third-largest enrollment in recent history and one of its strongest new student classes.

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7 bullets = 15 years in prison: Judge calls for sentencing overhaul in wake of Tennessee man's case

7 bullets = 15 years in prison: Judge calls for sentencing overhaul in wake of Tennessee man's case

September 11th, 2014 4:45 pm by BRETT BARROUQUERE, Associated Press

A federal appeals court judge on Thursday called for an overhaul of federal sentencing rules after upholding the 15-year prison term of a Tennessee man convicted of possessing seven bullets.

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9/11: Milligan honors Flight 93 passenger Beamer with scholarship program for leaders

9/11: Milligan honors Flight 93 passenger Beamer with scholarship program for leaders

September 11th, 2014 4:15 pm by Contributed

"We are grateful for the life and legacy of Todd Beamer, a man who epitomized the qualities for which this scholarship program stands" - Milligan President Bill Greer.

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Wrong-way driver causes Main Street crash

Wrong-way driver causes Main Street crash

September 11th, 2014 2:45 pm by Staff Report

A wrong-way driver on West Main Street in Johnson City led to a crash Thursday afternoon that sent a toddler to an area hospital for examination.

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Elizabethton police want help identifying alleged cigarette thief

Elizabethton police want help identifying alleged cigarette thief

September 11th, 2014 2:26 pm by John Thompson

Capt. Joy Markland, chief of the Elizabethton Police Department's Criminal Investigation Division, said the man has been going into convenience stores and requesting several cartons of cigarettes.

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