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Opinion
Anti-tax pledges are hollow gestures

Anti-tax pledges are hollow gestures

June 8th, 2015 2:16 pm by Johnson City Press

Elected leaders who claim to want to run government like a business should know better.

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Crime
Deputies found pot, pills, coke, mushrooms in Gray residence, sheriff says

Deputies found pot, pills, coke, mushrooms in Gray residence, sheriff says

June 8th, 2015 12:35 pm by Staff Report

Curtis Lee Neece was arrested after the search at his Jax Drive residence.

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Columns As I See It
New shelter holds promise for the future

New shelter holds promise for the future

June 8th, 2015 11:51 am by Robert Houk

It's not often that I would use giddy to describe Debbie Dobbs, but that was the word which came to my mind last week as she showed me around the new animal shelter.

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News Regional & National
Ex-SC officer indicted for murder in shooting of black man - GRAPHIC VIDEO

Ex-SC officer indicted for murder in shooting of black man - GRAPHIC VIDEO

June 8th, 2015 11:42 am by BRUCE SMITH, Associated Press

A white former North Charleston police officer was indicted on a murder charge Monday in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man who was running away from the officer after a traffic stop.

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News Regional & National
Body found in Smokies may be missing North Carolina hiker

Body found in Smokies may be missing North Carolina hiker

June 8th, 2015 11:39 am by Knoxville News Sentinel

Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials said Monday that they found a woman's body off Porters Creek Trail in Greenbrier but are not certain if it's a missing hiker from North Carolina.

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News Regional & National
ETSU professor leading prehistoric dig in untouched South Dakota cave

ETSU professor leading prehistoric dig in untouched South Dakota cave

June 8th, 2015 11:27 am by Kevin Burbach, Associated Press

The National Park Service is beginning to excavate the mouth of an unexplored cave in the Black Hills, and researchers, led by an ETSU professor believe it could help broaden our understanding of how the region's climate has changed over thousands of year

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Entertainment Photos Local Entertainment Blue Plum

PHOTO GALLERY: Blue Plum Roundup - VIDEO

June 8th, 2015 10:54 am by Johnson City Press

Now that the 2015 Blue Plum Festival is a wrap, we've gathered all of our photos from the weekend in a single gallery.

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News Regional & National
Fall from Knox County overlook injures man

Fall from Knox County overlook injures man

June 8th, 2015 10:30 am by Associated Press

The Knox County Volunteer Rescue Squad says a man was injured Saturday when he fell 25 feet off of the west overlook of House Mountain.

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Crime
King Springs drug raid results in 2 arrests

King Springs drug raid results in 2 arrests

June 8th, 2015 9:33 am by Staff Report

Police went to 1112 King Springs Road, Apt. 22, on a tip that narcotics were being sold and used there.

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Opinion
Question of the Week: Does Tennessee really need a logo?

Question of the Week: Does Tennessee really need a logo?

June 8th, 2015 9:02 am by Johnson City Press

What do you think of the $46K red box? Send us a letter. Leave a comment here.

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