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Dropping gas prices may see bump in area

Dropping gas prices may see bump in area

October 1st, 2014 9:08 pm by Nathan Baker

The falling gasoline prices experienced in the Tri-Cities lately may make a slight upward swoosh in the coming weeks, but experts say the sub-$3 range is not out of the question for local motorists this winter.

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It's a do-over for one County Commission seat

It's a do-over for one County Commission seat

October 1st, 2014 9:02 pm by Gary B. Gray

Former 1st District Washington County Commissioner Pete Speropulos did not resign in time for his name to be taken off the Aug. 7 county election ballot, meaning he technically was re-elected - for a few days, anyway.

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Rezoning possible for South Roan Street retail development

Rezoning possible for South Roan Street retail development

October 1st, 2014 8:59 pm by Gary B. Gray

Land owned by Johnson City's Mooneyhan Properties on South Roan Street between University Parkway and East Highland Road could be rezoned to accommodate a 13,500-square-foot retail development should city commissioners agree tonight to move the matter for

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ETSU reports 2nd sexual assault on campus this fall

ETSU reports 2nd sexual assault on campus this fall

October 1st, 2014 6:12 pm by Staff Report

East Tennessee State University campus police on Tuesday received what officials described as a third-party report of a sexual assault that allegedly occurred earlier this semester.

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Investigators: Jonesborough man falsified forgery report

Investigators: Jonesborough man falsified forgery report

October 1st, 2014 4:15 pm by Staff Reports

A Jonesborough man is accused of false reporting and theft of property under $500 after police say he wrote a check at an area grocery store, then claimed the check was forged.

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Off the Wall News: Chinese security performs body cavity searches on 10,000 birds

Off the Wall News: Chinese security performs body cavity searches on 10,000 birds

October 1st, 2014 4:12 pm by DIDI TANG, Associated Press

Workers checked the wings, legs and anus of each pigeon ahead of time to ensure they were "not carrying suspicious material."

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Deputies investigate cart thefts from Warriors Path Golf Course

Deputies investigate cart thefts from Warriors Path Golf Course

October 1st, 2014 4:01 pm by NET News Service

The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office released surveillance images of a possible suspect's SUV, pulling a golf cart on a utility trailer along Park Ridge Court.

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Secret Service chief resigns after security lapses

Secret Service chief resigns after security lapses

October 1st, 2014 3:50 pm by EILEEN SULLIVAN and ALICIA A. CALDWELL, Associated Press

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned Wednesday, a day after bitingly critical questioning by Congress about a White House security breach. There had been increasing calls for her departure during the day.

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Motorist alert

Motorist alert

October 1st, 2014 3:30 pm by Staff Report

Westbound lanes of University Parkway and Franklin Street to remain closed until Thursday afternoon, officials say.

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FREE CAR WASH! Donations sought for Ebola virus response in Liberia

FREE CAR WASH! Donations sought for Ebola virus response in Liberia

October 1st, 2014 2:34 pm by Staff Reports

BEST Inc. will hold its second free car wash on Saturday at Bojangles on West State of Franklin Road near East Tennessee State University's Minidome.

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