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Science Hill, Towne Acres make list of state's Reward Schools

Science Hill, Towne Acres make list of state's Reward Schools

August 25th, 2014 4:13 pm by Staff Report

Towne Acres Elementary School and Science Hill High School were among the schools in the top 5% statewide with the highest performance or the largest academic growth by students during the 2013-2014 school year.

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Johnson City cop charged with assault, reassigned pending court action

Johnson City cop charged with assault, reassigned pending court action

August 25th, 2014 2:57 pm by Becky Campbell

"We take this situation very seriously" - Police Chief Mark Sirois.

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Crime Elizabethton
Carter Co. inmate accused of vandalizing jail cells

Carter Co. inmate accused of vandalizing jail cells

August 25th, 2014 2:42 pm by John Thompson

David Lynn Blevins was charged with one count of vandalism under $500 and one count of vandalism over $500.

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Community Photos Reader Photos

Furry & Fabulous

August 25th, 2014 2:30 pm by Readers

THANKS to our readers and Robinson Animal Hospital for this gallery of fabulous pet photos featured in the newspaper Sunday, Aug. 24.

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Entertainment
Comic book auction fetches $3.2M for Superman's 1st appearance

Comic book auction fetches $3.2M for Superman's 1st appearance

August 25th, 2014 2:28 pm by Associated Press

It's believed to be the highest price ever paid for a comic book.

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News Regional & National
Dog shooting by police prompts state police investigation

Dog shooting by police prompts state police investigation

August 25th, 2014 1:31 pm by NET News Service

The Virginia State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation's Wytheville Field Office is investigating an incident where police shot and killed a dog in Wise County, Va., over the weekend.

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Sports ETSU Sports ETSU Football
Wanna play for ETSU? Bucs coach announces walk-on tryouts for football

Wanna play for ETSU? Bucs coach announces walk-on tryouts for football

August 25th, 2014 12:22 pm by Contributed/ETSU

ETSU football head coach Carl Torbush and his staff released information Monday regarding upcoming tryouts for walk-on players.

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Fossil 5K to highlight Red Panda Day at Gray Fossil Site

Fossil 5K to highlight Red Panda Day at Gray Fossil Site

August 25th, 2014 11:39 am by Tony Casey

We Run Events, a Tri-Cities running company that puts on and times races, is in charge of laying out and managing the course.

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Crime
Man allegedly pulls gun in Kingsport restaurant, threatens to shoot

Man allegedly pulls gun in Kingsport restaurant, threatens to shoot

August 25th, 2014 11:18 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Police say two Dairy Queen employees were by the counter when the incident occurred, while a review of surveillance footage corroborated everyone's account.

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Community Photos Heritage Reader Photos
Resident escorts readers to 1950s-'60s in Johnson City

Resident escorts readers to 1950s-'60s in Johnson City

August 25th, 2014 11:10 am by Bob Cox

Jay "Terry" Prater, an avid fan of the Johnson City History/Heritage page, has been in the ministry for over 50 years.

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