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ETSU names Means as new dean of Quillen College

ETSU names Means as new dean of Quillen College

January 8th, 2014 9:06 am by Staff Report

Dr. Robert T. Means Jr., who is board certified in internal medicine and hematology, comes to ETSU from the University of Kentucky.

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If using heaters, take extra precautions

If using heaters, take extra precautions

January 8th, 2014 8:46 am by Johnson City Press

Holy Polar Vortex! That’s all that needs to be said about the frigid temperatures now gripping our region.

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12-year-old Liberty Bell student remembered as ‘old soul’

12-year-old Liberty Bell student remembered as ‘old soul’

January 7th, 2014 9:01 pm by Becky Campbell

The family of a 12-year-old Liberty Bell Middle School student will do today what no family can prepare for — memorialize their child’s life that ended too soon.

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Frigid temperatures produce supply problems for electric utilities

Frigid temperatures produce supply problems for electric utilities

January 7th, 2014 8:59 pm by Nathan Baker

With heat pumps and water heaters across the southeastern United States working overtime Tuesday morning to combat the frigid temperatures delivered by a weather phenomenon known as a polar vortex, skyrocketing demand led to supply problems for many elect

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Charter customers could lose WJHL Wednesday night

Charter customers could lose WJHL Wednesday night

January 7th, 2014 8:54 pm by Nathan Baker

Local Charter Communications customers watching as DISH network subscribers endure their second consecutive blackout of local broadcast stations could soon be lamenting the loss of one of their own channels.

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Nolichucky River Ice Floe

January 7th, 2014 4:43 pm by Lee Talbert

Nolichucky River Ice Floe

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Cold weather closes many area schools for second day

Cold weather closes many area schools for second day

January 7th, 2014 3:38 pm by Staff Report

After closing Tuesday under the threat of near-zero degree temperatures, most area schools opted to close again on Wednesday, Jan. 8.

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UPDATE: Kingsport man who brought loaded gun to airport says it was an accident

UPDATE: Kingsport man who brought loaded gun to airport says it was an accident

January 7th, 2014 1:12 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

"The firearm was in a backpack and it was accidentally left there. I forgot it was there," Christopher Scott says.

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Reward being offered for capture of Hampton Pharmacy robber

Reward being offered for capture of Hampton Pharmacy robber

January 7th, 2014 1:04 pm by Staff Report

On Dec. 16, 2013, a man came in through the front door of the pharmacy, displayed a semi-automatic handgun and demanded a controlled substance. He fled out the front door after being handed the drugs.

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Fire damages mobile home in Jonesborough

Fire damages mobile home in Jonesborough

January 7th, 2014 12:17 pm by Staff Reports

A mobile home caught fire in Jonesborough late Tuesday morning in a blaze that was believed to have been started by a woodstove, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.

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