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Ticket inquiries light up phones

Ticket inquiries light up phones

April 25th, 2014 9:05 pm by Becky Campbell

As of Friday evening, the Johnson City Police Department had not seen an influx of delinquent citations being paid, but had fielded numerous phone calls about a list of violators published Thursday.

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Young eyes opened to truth about tobacco

Young eyes opened to truth about tobacco

April 25th, 2014 9:00 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Sixth-graders at Indian Trail Intermediate School got a hands-on lesson in the truth about tobacco use Friday from a team of medical students who visited their health classes with sets of diseased and healthy human lungs to illustrate the dangers.

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Tobacco Dangers

April 25th, 2014 6:00 pm by Tony Duncan

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'He had a pistol directly between my eyes. ... I was terrified'

'He had a pistol directly between my eyes. ... I was terrified'

April 25th, 2014 5:07 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi resident Brenda Hoilman testified that within minutes of returning home from visiting a neighbor on the afternoon of March 26, she heard a knock on her door.

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Lake Ridge Wax Museum - VIDEO

April 25th, 2014 4:59 pm by Ron Campbell

Almost 80 second grade students at Lake Ridge Elementary School took part in a Living History Wax Museum Friday morning.

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Johnson City man shot amid alleged robbery bound over

Johnson City man shot amid alleged robbery bound over

April 25th, 2014 4:57 pm by Becky Campbell

Matthew D. Norris, 19, was one of three men accused in the incident at an Austin Springs Road apartment.

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Pet of the week 4-25-14

Pet of the week 4-25-14

April 25th, 2014 3:43 pm by Ron Campbell

Turtle is a neutered male DSH and he needs a home.

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Eight arrested in Johnson County round-up

Eight arrested in Johnson County round-up

April 25th, 2014 3:29 pm by Staff Reports

According to a release from the Johnson County Sheriff's Office, a roundup was conducted Thursday and Friday, with deputies arresting eight people accused of felony charges ranging from aggravated sexual battery and introduction of contraband into a penal

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Taste Budz delivers Southern culinary magic

Taste Budz delivers Southern culinary magic

April 25th, 2014 2:30 pm by Mystery Diner

One of the pleasures of working in downtown Johnson City is that you can leave your car parked and walk just about anywhere you want.

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NE Tennessee shootout: 2 charged after incident stemming from funeral home fight

NE Tennessee shootout: 2 charged after incident stemming from funeral home fight

April 25th, 2014 1:26 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Police believe that a verbal altercation that occurred at a funeral earlier this week escalated into an alleged exchange of gunfire late Monday night that landed two Hawkins County men in jail.

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