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Erwin budget requests nearly $1 million over revenue projections

Erwin budget requests nearly $1 million over revenue projections

May 5th, 2015 11:22 am by Sue Guinn Legg

"It's going to get ugly" - Erwin Mayor Doris Hensley.

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Jonesborough settles liquor suit with county schools, Washington County joins suit against city

Jonesborough settles liquor suit with county schools, Washington County joins suit against city

May 5th, 2015 10:11 am by Nathan Baker

Washington County joined the county school district Tuesday in suing Johnson City for millions of dollars in collected liquor-by-the-drink taxes, a move that gives the legal filing extra authority, the system's attorney said.

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Tim Belisle takes over as chair of Johnson City Board of Education

Tim Belisle takes over as chair of Johnson City Board of Education

May 5th, 2015 9:36 am by Tony Casey

Members of the Johnson City Board of Education switched seats Monday night in the middle of the group's monthly meeting.

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Seeing red? Local strawberries ripe for picking, eating

Seeing red? Local strawberries ripe for picking, eating

May 4th, 2015 10:00 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

One of the sweetest local harvests of the year has come in.

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New food store caters to downtown residents

New food store caters to downtown residents

May 4th, 2015 9:58 pm by Nathan Baker

Recent growth in downtown Johnson City left new residents there hungry, and John Campbell and John Jimeson hope to feed them.

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Warm weather prompts surge in downtown projects

Warm weather prompts surge in downtown projects

May 4th, 2015 9:55 pm by Gary B. Gray

The dust downtown was flying Monday on four separate projects now moving forward at a much more rapid pace thanks to sunny skies and warmer temperatures.

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UPDATED with more photos: First day of testimony in Facebook murder trial wraps up

UPDATED with more photos: First day of testimony in Facebook murder trial wraps up

May 4th, 2015 9:49 pm by Becky Campbell

Seven-month-old Tyler Payne looked like he'd cried himself out between the time his parents were shot dead in their home and when someone found them hours later in January 2012, according to a woman who saw the deceased parents and tried to console the ba

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ETSU football stadium donations come in brick by brick

ETSU football stadium donations come in brick by brick

May 4th, 2015 9:42 pm by Jessica Fuller

Brick by brick, East Tennessee State University's new football stadium is coming together as another donation is added to the pile.

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Hawkins house sitter allegedly steals, crashes car

Hawkins house sitter allegedly steals, crashes car

May 4th, 2015 9:28 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET NEWS SERVICE

A homeless man who was supposed to be house sitting for his cousin this past weekend is facing a felony theft charge after allegedly stealing and crashing his cousin's car.

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NYPD officer dies from gunshot wound to head

NYPD officer dies from gunshot wound to head

May 4th, 2015 5:00 pm by MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press

Demetrius Blackwell has been charged with attempted murder and other crimes. He's being held without bail and hasn't entered a plea. His attorney has denied the charges.

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