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Wednesday a game-changer for annexation in Tennessee

Wednesday a game-changer for annexation in Tennessee

April 2nd, 2014 9:22 pm by Gary B. Gray

The way annexation works in Tennessee changed dramatically Wednesday.

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Experts developing plan to prevent drug addicted babies

Experts developing plan to prevent drug addicted babies

April 2nd, 2014 9:10 pm by Nathan Baker

Participating health professionals, program administrators and public officials hope to deliver a workable solution to curb the rising trend of infants in rural Appalachian states born dependent on drugs.

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Sullivan County Democrat ready to challenge Haslam

Sullivan County Democrat ready to challenge Haslam

April 2nd, 2014 9:04 pm by Tony Casey

Piney Flats resident John McKamey thinks he might have a few things to teach Republican Gov. Bill Haslam.

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Former Carter County teacher sentenced in aggravated statutory rape, solicitation of minor case

Former Carter County teacher sentenced in aggravated statutory rape, solicitation of minor case

April 2nd, 2014 9:01 pm by John Thompson

Former Carter County elementary school teacher Kelly Smith, 31, was sentenced Wednesday to 90 days in jail, followed by 3 years probation on his convictions of one count of aggravated statutory rape and two count of solicitation of a minor.

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Six candidates aim for three seats in Washington County's 6th Commission District race

Six candidates aim for three seats in Washington County's 6th Commission District race

April 2nd, 2014 8:51 pm by Gary B. Gray

Six candidates are in the hunt this year to fill three available seats and represent Washington County's 6th Commission District.

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Former sheriff opens bagel shop in Johnson City

Former sheriff opens bagel shop in Johnson City

April 2nd, 2014 8:07 pm by Nathan Baker

There's a new sheriff in town among Johnson City's bagel businesses.

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Local 10-year-old fiddler makes his Grand Ole Opry debut

Local 10-year-old fiddler makes his Grand Ole Opry debut

April 2nd, 2014 5:21 pm by John Thompson

Friday was an experience of a lifetime for Carson Peters.

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UPDATE: THP identifies body found found in Watauga Lake

UPDATE: THP identifies body found found in Watauga Lake

April 2nd, 2014 5:20 pm by John Thompson

The Tennessee Highway Patrol has identified the woman whose body was found in Watauga Lake on Monday.

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Wonderful Wednesday at Milligan College

April 2nd, 2014 5:11 pm by Ron Campbell

It was "Wonderful Wednesday" at Milligan College. Classes for traditional undergraduates were canceled Wednesday and a variety of social activities culminating with a professionally produced fireworks display were enjoyed during the college's annual surpr

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Home showcase: Property Experts bring metro design center to downtown Johnson City

Home showcase: Property Experts bring metro design center to downtown Johnson City

April 2nd, 2014 4:56 pm by Brad Hicks

Since the business opened its doors, it has grown to include furniture, accessories and, recently, a 15,000-square-foot showroom, with more expansion planned in the future.

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