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Update: Johnson City police searching for shooting suspect; man shot, killed outside convenience market

Update: Johnson City police searching for shooting suspect; man shot, killed outside convenience market

February 19th, 2015 7:00 am by Becky Campbell

According to a 911 dispatcher, the shooting was reported at 10:16 p.m.

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Newspaper delivery delays possible because of weather

Newspaper delivery delays possible because of weather

February 18th, 2015 10:00 pm by Phil Hensley, Circulation Manager

Access to electronic edition available.

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Johnson City Commission to weigh options on Downtown Plaza, former U-Haul properties

Johnson City Commission to weigh options on Downtown Plaza, former U-Haul properties

February 18th, 2015 9:15 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City commissioners will consider two contracts tonight aimed at the development of a master plan for the Downtown Plaza, a project that would tie together new and old storm water improvements and incorporate new amenities at the former U-Haul site

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NWS: Arctic air could push area temperatures below 0 degrees

NWS: Arctic air could push area temperatures below 0 degrees

February 18th, 2015 9:05 pm by Max Hrenda

In anticipation of an influx of what meteorologists have called "arctic air," city crews tried to take advantage of what could have been considered warmer weather Wednesday afternoon.

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Chewed out: Great American Spit Out aims to curb smokeless tobacco numbers

Chewed out: Great American Spit Out aims to curb smokeless tobacco numbers

February 18th, 2015 8:58 pm by Tony Casey

Anti-tobacco advocates believe Thursday - the national Great American Spit Out - is the perfect day for smokeless tobacco users of all ages to quit for good, and a collective move in this direction might help Tennessee's rate of use, which is near the top

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Carter County agencies to take snow day in wake of freezing temperatures

Carter County agencies to take snow day in wake of freezing temperatures

February 18th, 2015 8:51 pm by John Thompson

With the coldest night of the year and fresh snow on the ground, most of Carter County government took a snow day today.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Double duty: ETSU's Owenby embarks on busy career

Double duty: ETSU's Owenby embarks on busy career

February 18th, 2015 8:48 pm by Joe Avento

ETSU freshman Hagen Owenby is the starting catcher on the Bucs baseball team. He's also a quarterback on the school's football team.

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Wilkins was players' coach to the end

Wilkins was players' coach to the end

February 18th, 2015 8:46 pm by Trey Williams

Top-seeded Dobyns-Bennett's loss in its opening game of the district basketball tournament last week reminded some of those in attendance of the late Bill Wilkins' 1959-60 team at Science Hill, but Wilkins died knowing he'd won the hearts of his players.

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Tennessee tax collections run $344M ahead of estimates

Tennessee tax collections run $344M ahead of estimates

February 18th, 2015 8:33 pm by Dave Boucher, The Tennessean

Holiday sales and lower gas prices are the latest boosts to a Tennessee economy that's provided nearly $344 million more in state tax collections than expected midway through the financial year.

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Videos
Reader video: Inner-tubing in the snow

Reader video: Inner-tubing in the snow - VIDEO

February 18th, 2015 8:23 pm by Charis Endicott

Via Facebook, Charis Endicott sent us this video her brother took of her inner-tubing down a steep hill.

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