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Mayor's contest tops races in May 6 voting

Mayor's contest tops races in May 6 voting

February 21st, 2014 8:40 am by Gary B. Gray

The Washington County Republican County primary qualifying deadline passed Thursday, setting the field for party candidates.

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Rezoning debate carries into the night

Rezoning debate carries into the night

February 20th, 2014 10:27 pm by Gary B. Gray

Extensive debate on the proposed rezoning of the former Mennel Milling Co. and current Mize Farm & Garden sites, kept the City Commission from arriving at a conclusion before the presses had to roll Thursday night.

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Black History Month speaker asks for support of small businesses

Black History Month speaker asks for support of small businesses

February 20th, 2014 9:36 pm by Tony Casey

Parallels can be drawn between the way big box stores put out small, local businesses in recent years and how white businessmen undercut their black counterparts in the post-Civil War South, the Black History Month program at the Carver Recreation Center'

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ETSU Athletic Director, Johnson City officials discuss hosting athletic events

ETSU Athletic Director, Johnson City officials discuss hosting athletic events

February 20th, 2014 9:25 pm by Nathan Baker

Local leaders hope discussions regarding the cooperative use of athletics facilities will give Johnson City a sporting chance of fostering new relationships between the institutions.

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City may get 200 high-paying professional jobs

City may get 200 high-paying professional jobs

February 20th, 2014 9:17 pm by Nathan Baker

A major corporate office project could soon bring more than 200 high-paying professional jobs to Johnson City in conjunction with the possible expansion of a manufacturer in a nearby county, Mitch Miller told the Washington County Economic Development Cou

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Updated w/photos: Two Sullivan County school buses crash on Bloomingdale Road

Updated w/photos: Two Sullivan County school buses crash on Bloomingdale Road

February 20th, 2014 5:20 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Police and emergency personnel are in the process of transporting several children for treatment of injuries following a Thursday afternoon crash involving a pair of buses on Bloomingdale Road.

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City man charged with credit card fraud

City man charged with credit card fraud

February 20th, 2014 4:33 pm by Staff Report

Kevin Gross allegedly used an acquaintance's credit card without permission.

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Two Mountain City residents facing meth charges

Two Mountain City residents facing meth charges

February 20th, 2014 1:05 pm by Staff Report

Members of the Johnson County Sheriff's Department searched the pair's residence on Wednesday.

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Update: Wine in grocery stores bill passes House

Update: Wine in grocery stores bill passes House

February 20th, 2014 12:24 pm by Nathan Baker

After years of debate and false starts in the state capitol, it looks as if Tennessee's grocery stores will soon be allowed to sell wine.

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Lee Daniels lecture at ETSU canceled

Lee Daniels lecture at ETSU canceled

February 20th, 2014 10:39 am by Staff Report

Agent for Oscar-nominated 'Precious' director says studio obligations forced Daniels to cancel.

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