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Jonesborough celebrates upper-tier bond status

Jonesborough celebrates upper-tier bond status

September 15th, 2014 9:41 pm by Max Hrenda

A nationally recognized credit rating firm cited Jonesborough's budgetary flexibility, liquidity, wealth and income in its decision to grant the town one of its higher bond ratings.

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Commissioners address specifics of '15 budget

Commissioners address specifics of '15 budget

September 15th, 2014 9:34 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County Commissioners on Monday rifled through the proposed 2015, $123 million budget in a workshop designed make plain what the Budget Committee has formulated to this point: a budget that will be recommended for approval Sept. 29.

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Retired Chattanooga cop shoots, wounds stepson

Retired Chattanooga cop shoots, wounds stepson

September 15th, 2014 9:09 pm by Shelly Bradbury, Chattanooga Times Free Press

A retired Chattanooga police assistant chief shot his 18-year-old stepson in the leg during a scuffle Sunday at the family's North Chattanooga home.

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Elizabethton car dealer gets 14 years on theft, other charges

Elizabethton car dealer gets 14 years on theft, other charges

September 15th, 2014 9:00 pm by Becky Campbell

A former used car dealer whose shady sales left customers with repossessed vehicles will serve 14 years in prison on several counts of theft and failure to produce a car title.

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Morgan County couple indicted in baby boy's death

Morgan County couple indicted in baby boy's death

September 15th, 2014 8:55 pm by Knoxville News Sentinel Staff

A Morgan County mother and her boyfriend were indicted Monday in the June 1 death of the woman's 17-month-old son, according to prosecutors.

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Police: Woman picks up 2nd DUI charge while 6-year-old in car

Police: Woman picks up 2nd DUI charge while 6-year-old in car

September 15th, 2014 8:32 pm by Staff Report

Police said a Jonesborough woman was arrested for impaired driving while her 6-year-old daughter was in the car.

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Police: Two arrested on theft charges

Police: Two arrested on theft charges

September 15th, 2014 8:06 pm by Staff Report

Police arrested two city residents on charges that they robbed a house they were visiting.

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Police: Traffic stop led to man's arrest on year-old warrant

Police: Traffic stop led to man's arrest on year-old warrant

September 15th, 2014 7:27 pm by Staff Report

On Monday at around 3:30 a.m., Johnson City police arrested Christopher W. Hurt on a warrant that was issued in May of 2013.

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Megasausage invades Illinois

Megasausage invades Illinois

September 15th, 2014 3:38 pm by Associated Press

About 50 people volunteered to carefully grill a 100-foot bratwurst without burning or breaking it at a bar in Illinois.

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Late night thoughts while listening to 'MacArthur Park'

Late night thoughts while listening to 'MacArthur Park'

September 15th, 2014 2:46 pm by Larry French, Community Voices Columnist

Much like American literature, American music has been shaped, in part, by the history of the country that produced it.

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