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Judge moves accused killer from Carter County Jail because of safety concerns

Judge moves accused killer from Carter County Jail because of safety concerns

June 11th, 2015 9:16 am by John Thompson

Anthony Joseph Lacy, an 18-year-old facing a potential death sentence in the death of Daniel Vance, will be returned to the safekeeping of the Tennessee Department of Correction.

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News Local News Regional & National Education
State's quick scores issue disappoints local school administrators

State's quick scores issue disappoints local school administrators

June 11th, 2015 8:53 am by Tony Casey

Quick scores, or the raw Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program numbers teachers put into report cards at the end of the school year to help determine a student's proficiency in a given subject, weren't what they used to be this year.

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News Local News Education Washington County
Teacher retirement part of county's budget plan

Teacher retirement part of county's budget plan

June 11th, 2015 8:49 am by Gary B. Gray

Washington County School District's certified teachers with from 25 to 30 years experience might want to start getting in line if they want an early retirement incentive check on July 1, the first day of the 2016 fiscal year.

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Sports Columns Local News Running Around
Let the music take control of your running

Let the music take control of your running

June 11th, 2015 8:42 am by Tony Casey

While I respect people who say they enjoy running because it's just them out there, competing against themselves, listening and responding to their bodies with no distractions except to live for the moment, I'm not of that lot, and I have science to back

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Sports Outdoors
World-renowned Voigt makes stop in Johnson City

World-renowned Voigt makes stop in Johnson City

June 10th, 2015 9:46 pm by Dave Ongie

Former elite professional cyclist and fan favorite Jens Voigt drew a crowd with his appearance at the Trek Bicycle Shop on Tuesday.

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Sports Milligan Sports
Cycling title highlights big year for Milligan

Cycling title highlights big year for Milligan

June 10th, 2015 9:40 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Winning the Milligan College's first-ever team national championship at the USA Cycling Collegiate Road Race was the icing on the cake following one of the most successful sports years in the school's history.

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Sports High schools
Three former Science Hill players taken in MLB draft

Three former Science Hill players taken in MLB draft

June 10th, 2015 5:27 pm by staff report

Matt Pope, Will Carter and Reed Hayes had their names called on Wednesday,

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Crime
Sullivan Co. couple charged with passing $4,000 in fake U.S. Treasury checks

Sullivan Co. couple charged with passing $4,000 in fake U.S. Treasury checks

June 10th, 2015 5:18 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

Alicia Bowman and Sean Nabors were were indicted on May 19 in U.S. District Court in Greeneville and are scheduled to go to trial Aug. 5.

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News Crime
NE Tennessee man facing more than 100 child porn charges

NE Tennessee man facing more than 100 child porn charges

June 10th, 2015 5:13 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

The investigation pointed to numerous images of children in the nude and lascivious exhibitions of genitals.

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Community
Mountain Home VAMC offers student volunteer program in Johnson City

Mountain Home VAMC offers student volunteer program in Johnson City

June 10th, 2015 5:00 pm by Dylan Chesser

Want a career in a medical field? Have interest in serving local veterans? The Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Mountain Home offers a volunteer program that allows students to gain experience before graduating from college.

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