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Opinion
Will you be voting in the county GOP Primary?

Will you be voting in the county GOP Primary?

April 14th, 2014 2:37 pm by Johnson City Press

The early voting period for the May 6 Republican Primary for county offices begins Wednesday and runs through May 1. In Washington County, voters will be asked to decide contested primary battles for County Commission, county mayor, sheriff, county clerk,

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Community
A NIGHT IN THE LIFE at the emergency pet clinic

A NIGHT IN THE LIFE at the emergency pet clinic

April 14th, 2014 2:26 pm by Tony Casey

The staff at the Airport Pet Emergency Clinic see the good, the bad and the ugly at their Blountville location directly across from the Tri-Cities Regional Airport.A NIGHT IN THE LIFE at the

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Columns Community Voices
What is Fair Trade really all about?

What is Fair Trade really all about?

April 14th, 2014 2:16 pm by Jennie Young

By recent accounting, human trafficking, or modern-day slavery, has moved into second place among global illegal trades and is still the fastest growing. Women and children, especially young girls, are most frequently the "merchandise."

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Opinion
Dan Eldridge deserves four more years as mayor

Dan Eldridge deserves four more years as mayor

April 14th, 2014 2:05 pm by Johnson City Press

The job of county mayor is one of the most difficult and misunderstood jobs at the courthouse. A county mayor is considered the chief executive officer of county government in Tennessee.

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Opinion
Graybeal is competent, serves county well

Graybeal is competent, serves county well

April 14th, 2014 2:05 pm by Johnson City Press

To say Washington County Sheriff Ed Graybeal has had a long and distinguished career in law enforcement would be an understatement. During his more than 30 years in the profession, he has demonstrated dedication, compassion and a joyful tenacity in doing

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Columns Community Voices
Get involved in process or risk being part of problem

Get involved in process or risk being part of problem

April 14th, 2014 2:00 pm by Larry French

It's been said that people who don't vote choose those who win elections. Now while this may sound like a contradiction in terms, or a stretch of the imagination, it actually happens.

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News Regional & National
Update: Missing Greene Co. man found

Update: Missing Greene Co. man found

April 14th, 2014 1:00 pm by Staff Report

Capt. Jeff Morgan reported just after 1 p.m. that William E. Wawerski had been located.

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News Crime Local News
Attempted murder charge: Man accused of trying to kill Kingsport cop

Attempted murder charge: Man accused of trying to kill Kingsport cop

April 14th, 2014 12:48 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The incident began with a report of a suspicious man on Glen Avenue and escalated into confrontation between the man and police involving Tasers, cinder blocks and bean bag blasts.

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Update: Police say Utah mom admitted to killing her 6 babies

Update: Police say Utah mom admitted to killing her 6 babies

April 14th, 2014 12:24 pm by BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press

State Judge Steven Hansen set bail at $1 million for each child when Megan Huntsman appeared via video in a Utah courtroom Monday morning.

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News Regional & National Education
Kindergartner hit and killed by school bus in North Georgia

Kindergartner hit and killed by school bus in North Georgia

April 14th, 2014 12:20 pm by Chattanooga Times Free Press

Officials said the young boy had ridden the bus to school and had just gotten off before stepping in front and being hit.

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