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Community shows support for ALS-stricken principal

Community shows support for ALS-stricken principal

March 8th, 2014 11:17 pm by Max Hrenda

Some people will never know what it's like to have someone tell them that their own body is killing them. Last year, East Side Elementary principal Josh Wandell heard exactly that.

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Surging rental market keeps apartment developers flocking to area

Surging rental market keeps apartment developers flocking to area

March 8th, 2014 11:05 pm by Nathan Baker

Favorable conditions in the rental housing market and a shift in how apartments are perceived have led real estate developers to Johnson City.

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Commission ponders new public safety building

Commission ponders new public safety building

March 8th, 2014 10:59 pm by Tony Casey

On the heels of an $80,000 operational review of city and county law enforcement and emergency service departments, the Johnson City Commission may be looking ahead to building an all-encompassing public safety building to hold all three entities.

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Grant to help archaeologist's study of early Americans

Grant to help archaeologist's study of early Americans

March 8th, 2014 10:54 pm by Nathan Baker

A grant intended to protect a Middle Tennessee archaeological find will help an East Tennessee State University educator better understand the people who lived in the area thousands of years ago.

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Missing teen found dead in apartment complex's pond

Missing teen found dead in apartment complex's pond

March 8th, 2014 10:13 pm by Staff Reports

The body of a 19-year-old Johnson City man who was reported missing in early February was found Saturday floating in a retention pond behind an apartment complex.

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Police say man bruised, burned 9-month-old son

Police say man bruised, burned 9-month-old son

March 8th, 2014 8:17 pm by Max Hrenda

A Jonesborough man was arrested this week after police said he intentionally hit and burned his 9-month-old son.

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Lady Cyclones headed to state final

Lady Cyclones headed to state final

March 7th, 2014 10:58 pm by Douglas Fritz

Another 16-point lead drifted off into the sunset, but once again Elizabethton steadied itself in the storm.And the Lady Cyclones will play for a girls state basketball championship for the first time in school history.

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Public defender to represent woman accused of striking two

Public defender to represent woman accused of striking two

March 7th, 2014 9:51 pm by Brad Hicks

The North Carolina woman arrested Thursday after police say she struck two pedestrians - a 6-year-old boy and his grandmother - at a Unicoi bus stop made her first appearance in Sessions Court on Friday.

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Girls Inc. takes on projects based on books

Girls Inc. takes on projects based on books

March 7th, 2014 9:45 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

In celebration of the March birthday of the beloved children's author Dr. Seuss, the girls at Girls Inc. in Johnson City snacked on green eggs and ham after school Friday. And unlike the Cat in the Hat before Sam I Am let him be, they liked them. And they

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Lawmaker hopes upcoming daylight savings will be Tennessee's last

Lawmaker hopes upcoming daylight savings will be Tennessee's last

March 7th, 2014 9:34 pm by Tony Casey

When Tennesseans spring ahead this weekend, it could be the last time they change clocks.

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