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Elizabethton City School Board considering six candidates for director of schools

Elizabethton City School Board considering six candidates for director of schools

April 7th, 2015 9:55 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton City School Board has begun the process of choosing the next director of schools. The process began Monday when the board held a public forum Monday to discuss the candidates.

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Massachusetts man still in custody, awaiting extradition

Massachusetts man still in custody, awaiting extradition

April 7th, 2015 9:52 pm by Becky Campbell

A man wanted for a murder in Johnson City remained in custody in a Massachusetts jail Tuesday after his extradition hearing was reset Friday and his bond set at $1 million, according to the Pittsfield (Mass.) District Court clerk's office.

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Tweetsie Trail restroom questions come to a head

Tweetsie Trail restroom questions come to a head

April 7th, 2015 9:50 pm by Tony Casey

When you've got to go, you've got to go, and the clock is ticking for a collection of local area Rotary Clubs, who will need to spend grant money allotted to them to improve the Tweetsie Trail.

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Next artistic 'wow factor' set for May

Next artistic 'wow factor' set for May

April 7th, 2015 9:48 pm by Gary B. Gray

Theodore Dreiser once said: "Art is the stored honey of the human soul."Wow!

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Downtown a mecca for live music

Downtown a mecca for live music

April 7th, 2015 9:25 pm by Joe Avento

The sound's the thing in Johnson City.

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Feds indict Knox County man for sex trafficking, drugs

Feds indict Knox County man for sex trafficking, drugs

April 7th, 2015 9:22 pm by News Sentinel Staff

A Farragut man arrested during a prostitution sting at a West Knox County motel in 2013 now is indicted on federal charges of sex trafficking by force, as well as felony drug possession.

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Family died of gas poisoning after utility cut power to home

Family died of gas poisoning after utility cut power to home

April 7th, 2015 9:10 pm by JULIET LINDERMAN, Associated Press

A divorced father and the seven children he was trying to raise on a kitchen worker's salary were poisoned in their sleep by carbon monoxide only days after the power company discovered a stolen meter and cut off electricity to their rental home, police s

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Morrell excited about move to Texas

Morrell excited about move to Texas

April 7th, 2015 8:41 pm by Joe Avento

Michael Morrell is making the move from Virginia Commonwealth University to Texas as a member of Shaka Smart's coaching staff.

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White South Carolina cop charged with murder for shooting black man

White South Carolina cop charged with murder for shooting black man - VIDEO

April 7th, 2015 7:59 pm by BRUCE SMITH, Associated Press

A white South Carolina police officer was charged with murder Tuesday in the weekend shooting death of a black motorist after a traffic stop.

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Plans for Model Mill development fall through

Plans for Model Mill development fall through

April 7th, 2015 6:48 pm by Nathan Baker

More than a century of turning seasons and eroding economic tides has given Johnson City's Model Mill the resilience to weather many challenges, including those from development, it seems.

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