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Meet Your Neighbor: For 2 decades, Erwin woman welcomes customers to home-cooked meal

Meet Your Neighbor: For 2 decades, Erwin woman welcomes customers to home-cooked meal

February 15th, 2015 9:44 pm by Staff Report

Sarah McCurry is likely a familiar face to many a hungry patron who has grabbed a hot home-cooked meal from the Clinchfield Pharmacy in downtown Erwin.

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News Local News Elizabethton
Elizabethton elementary student takes home first national pageant crown

Elizabethton elementary student takes home first national pageant crown

February 15th, 2015 9:37 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Eleven-year-old Kaylee Hollifield of Elizabethton, a three-time state pageant winner, has brought home her first national crown.

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News Local News Erwin Town of Unicoi
Director says Unicoi Co. Animal Shelter making difference

Director says Unicoi Co. Animal Shelter making difference

February 15th, 2015 9:33 pm by Brad Hicks

The tails of the dogs now at the Unicoi County Animal Shelter may not be wagging any more vigorously and the cats may not be purring any louder these days, but according to Shelter Director Jessica Rogers, the outlook for animals housed at the shelter hav

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Winter storm from gulf carries concern for power outages, travel

Winter storm from gulf carries concern for power outages, travel

February 15th, 2015 9:25 pm by Jessica Fuller

Old man winter hasn't relinquished his grip on the area quite yet snow, and quite a bit of it, is headed this way over the next 24 hours, according to the National Weather Service in Morristown.

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News Crime Regional & National
Church Hill teen facing additional charges following crash, Kingsport police say

Church Hill teen facing additional charges following crash, Kingsport police say

February 15th, 2015 9:11 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET NEWS SERVICE

As if Nicholas Dempsey didn't have enough trouble, the Church Hill teen allegedly wrecked another vehicle last week while driving recklessly and earned himself another slew of charges including one more felony.

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2 men arrested  after fleeing scene of crash, 1 attempted to steal delivery vehicle, city police say

2 men arrested after fleeing scene of crash, 1 attempted to steal delivery vehicle, city police say

February 15th, 2015 8:59 pm by Jessica Fuller

Two men are now in custody after city police said they fled the scene of a four-vehicle crash and one of the men tried to steal a pizza delivery vehicle afterward, a news release from the Johnson City Police Department said.

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City woman jailed after threatening host with knife, JCPD officers say

City woman jailed after threatening host with knife, JCPD officers say

February 15th, 2015 5:09 pm by Staff Report

A city woman has been jailed on assault charges after she threatened a man with whom she was staying for two nights, according to a press release sent from the Johnson City Police Department.

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News Regional & National Education
Schools start treating e-cigarettes as drug paraphernalia

Schools start treating e-cigarettes as drug paraphernalia

February 15th, 2015 4:44 pm by MICHAEL FELBERBAUM, AP Tobacco Writer

Some schools are getting tougher on e-cigarettes, even punishing possession of the devices more harshly than regular cigarettes.

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Sports High schools
David Crockett, Lady 'Toppers claim District 1-AAA titles

David Crockett, Lady 'Toppers claim District 1-AAA titles

February 14th, 2015 11:35 pm by Trey Williams

The David Crockett Pioneers won their first district title since 1984 on Friday, and the Science Hill Lady Hilltoppers won their fifth in as many years.

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Sports High schools
Lady Cyclones whip Warriors in District 1-AA

Lady Cyclones whip Warriors in District 1-AA

February 14th, 2015 11:34 pm by Douglas Fritz

Jumping all over Happy Valley, the defending Class AA state champion Lady Cyclones scored the first 10 points of the game and never let up in a 69-24 whipping in the District 1-AA girls semifinals at The Dyer Dome on Saturday night.

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