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Downtown Dash 5K organizers look to tap runners' enthusiasm, show off group for girls

Downtown Dash 5K organizers look to tap runners' enthusiasm, show off group for girls

April 5th, 2014 8:25 am by Max Hrenda

As summer draws near, local runners will be offered a chance to not only participate in something they love, but also to help draw attention to a local group with a similar passion.

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Carter landfill gets $72,000 cash infusion after slow winter

Carter landfill gets $72,000 cash infusion after slow winter

April 5th, 2014 8:22 am by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON - The Landfill Committee of the Carter County Commission voted unanimously Friday to request nearly $72,000 in a reserve fund be transferred to the landfill's operating revenue.

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City man faces more charges of animal cruelty in dead-dogs case

City man faces more charges of animal cruelty in dead-dogs case

April 5th, 2014 8:20 am by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man cited on one animal cruelty charge after a puppy was found alive, but buried under five dead dogs in a trash can, now faces more charges.

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Gray man arrested on drug charges after traffic stop

Gray man arrested on drug charges after traffic stop

April 4th, 2014 11:27 pm by Staff Report

Police said a Gray man was arrested this week after he told them he ate three Valium pills while he was driving.

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Joy Prom offers special night for special community

Joy Prom offers special night for special community - VIDEO

April 4th, 2014 11:19 pm by Max Hrenda

Red carpets, flashbulbs, and horse-drawn carriage rides are just a few things that can be associated with a royal affair or Hollywood party. For a local church - and a special group of invitees - that was exactly the idea.

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City begins project aimed at pedestrian safety

City begins project aimed at pedestrian safety

April 4th, 2014 11:12 pm by Gary B. Gray

Both pedestrians and motorists should be aware that improvements downtown on a stretch of West State of Franklin Road, officially dubbed a "traffic-calming" project, will cause some temporary side-stepping and lane-changing over the next three months.

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Prosecutors criticized after case against alleged gold coin thief dropped

Prosecutors criticized after case against alleged gold coin thief dropped

April 4th, 2014 11:08 pm by Becky Campbell

A gold coin theft charge was dismissed against a Unicoi County woman Friday because the victim had died and prosecutors said there was little evidence to prove the case.

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Beer law may fall flat for city

Beer law may fall flat for city

April 4th, 2014 11:07 pm by Gary B. Gray

Legislation passed this week that adds local governments to the list of entities legally allowed to apply for and receive permits to sell beer.

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Charges placed against teens in shooting

Charges placed against teens in shooting

April 4th, 2014 9:11 pm by Staff Report

Greene County officials placed charges Friday against four teenagers suspected in the shooting death of a Greeneville man.

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Bristol police charge Tennessean, Virginian with selling marijuana

Bristol police charge Tennessean, Virginian with selling marijuana

April 4th, 2014 7:55 pm by Staff Report

Bristol police said two men were arrested after a two-state, four-agency investigation indicated they were selling marijuana.

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