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UCHS teacher was under investigation by school system, USCD

UCHS teacher was under investigation by school system, USCD

March 13th, 2014 8:56 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County High School ROTC instructor Sgt. Melvin Cooper, the school system employee suspended last month during an investigation, retired from his post in late February rather than face dismissal, according to Unicoi County Director of Schools Denise

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Johnson City father reunites with daughter after 34 years

Johnson City father reunites with daughter after 34 years

March 13th, 2014 8:41 pm by Tony Casey

Janet Tuvek, of west Johnson City, might have to set up more seats around the table at family gatherings after a recent reunion. And that's perfectly fine with her.

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Work nears completion on ETSU parking garage

Work nears completion on ETSU parking garage

March 13th, 2014 8:29 pm by Nathan Baker

East Tennessee State University's $26.1 million parking garage, which has at times driven both university officials and contractors to the point of exasperation, now seems to be coasting into the final stages of construction.

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Proposed development facing fight

Proposed development facing fight

March 13th, 2014 8:25 pm by Gary B. Gray

A North Carolina company is testing the waters in Washington County for feedback on a proposed $12 million student-housing development just outside the Johnson City limits in the Sinking Creek Road neighborhood.

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Incumbents, challengers to battle in 3rd District

Incumbents, challengers to battle in 3rd District

March 13th, 2014 8:22 pm by Gary B. Gray

Six candidates will vie for three Washington County 3rd Commission District spots this year.

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Two arrested after traffic stop turns up gravel, other drugs

Two arrested after traffic stop turns up gravel, other drugs

March 13th, 2014 7:53 pm by Staff Reports

Police say they've arrested two people from Kingsport after a Thursday traffic stop showed both to be in possession of several types of illegal drugs.

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Volunteer Parkway bus crash sends one kid to the hospital

Volunteer Parkway bus crash sends one kid to the hospital

March 13th, 2014 6:54 pm by Staff Reports

Police say one child was sent to a hospital to be checked for injuries following a bus crash that occurred in Bristol on Thursday afternoon.

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Pair charged with stealing SUV from apartment complex

Pair charged with stealing SUV from apartment complex

March 13th, 2014 5:55 pm by Staff Reports

Police say a Johnson City man and woman were apprehended after initially escaping police after they allegedly stole a vehicle from an apartment complex.

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Evolve apartment complex approval process continues next week

Evolve apartment complex approval process continues next week

March 13th, 2014 5:54 pm by Staff Report

The proposed apartment complex intended for the land now occupied by the former Model Mill and Mize Farm & Garden Supply will proceed next week with a meeting schedule to approve a rezoning ordinance and a variance request allowing the construction for th

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Troopers to up patrol on St. Patrick's Day weekend

Troopers to up patrol on St. Patrick's Day weekend

March 13th, 2014 5:45 pm by Staff Reports

The Tennessee Highway Patrol is issuing a reminder to motorists over the St. Patrick's Day holiday to wear their seat belts and to drive sober.

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