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Seepage at bottom of dam causes early lowering of Boone Lake - PHOTOS

Seepage at bottom of dam causes early lowering of Boone Lake - PHOTOS

October 30th, 2014 9:10 pm by Tony Casey

A chink in the Boone Dam's armor has Tennessee Valley Authority officials starting the annual depth drawdown of Boone Lake about five weeks ahead of schedule.

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Elizabethton director says Mount Rushmore sheet should not have been in classroom

Elizabethton director says Mount Rushmore sheet should not have been in classroom

October 30th, 2014 9:05 pm by John Thompson

Elizabethton Superintendent of Schools Ed Alexander said Thursday afternoon that no parent has come forward to substantiate the Fox News story that two additional Harold McCormick third-graders had received a handout from their teacher that was produced b

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Southwest Va. man arrested after meth warrants issued

Southwest Va. man arrested after meth warrants issued

October 30th, 2014 6:21 pm by Staff Reports

A Damascus, Va. man was arrested after two federal search warrants were executed in Washington County, Va., this past week.

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Johnson City man charged with illegally wining and dining at local restaurant

Johnson City man charged with illegally wining and dining at local restaurant

October 30th, 2014 6:17 pm by Staff Reports

Police say a Johnson City man wined and dined when Jack's City Grill was closed before fleeing when an employee reported to work Thursday morning.

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Johnson City police: Unicoi man identified as train collision victim

Johnson City police: Unicoi man identified as train collision victim

October 30th, 2014 5:20 pm by Staff Report

Police used fingerprint analysis to confirm the man's name.

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Two juveniles charged with drink machine vandalism

Two juveniles charged with drink machine vandalism

October 30th, 2014 4:27 pm by Staff Report

Officers were called to a city park and found the juveniles leaving the area.

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Updated: Man told Johnson City police Kingsport woman tried to run over him on I-26

Updated: Man told Johnson City police Kingsport woman tried to run over him on I-26

October 30th, 2014 4:27 pm by Staff Report

Latoyia Griffith was charged with aggravated domestic assault.

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CenturyLink Internet outage affecting Tennessee customers

CenturyLink Internet outage affecting Tennessee customers

October 30th, 2014 4:24 pm by Staff Report

A cut in fiber optic lines caused Internet and phone troubles for some customers.

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Opinion
Chamber of Commerce right in finally speaking up about Mountain States-Wellmont merger

Chamber of Commerce right in finally speaking up about Mountain States-Wellmont merger

October 30th, 2014 3:58 pm by Johnson City Press

Better late than never. That's the best way to sum up this week's decision by the Johnson City Chamber of Commerce's board of directors finally to endorse a merger between Wellmont Health System and Mountain States Health Alliance.

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Rocky Mountain heist? John Denver bust missing after heavy-metal party

Rocky Mountain heist? John Denver bust missing after heavy-metal party

October 30th, 2014 2:46 pm by Associated Press

The statue belongs to the Colorado Music Hall of Fame.

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