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Police say DUI suspect leaves trail of damage in Elizabethton

Police say DUI suspect leaves trail of damage in Elizabethton

September 3rd, 2013 9:49 pm by John Thompson

Officer Sarah Ellison of the Elizabethton Police Department did not have much trouble making an arrest in a case of leaving the scene of an accident shortly after midnight on Sunday. She said all she had to do was follow the fluid trail laid down by the v

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State Line Drive-In owner hopes he's a winner

State Line Drive-In owner hopes he's a winner

September 3rd, 2013 9:41 pm by John Thompson

Although the contest is designed so that no one knows how well they are doing, State Line Drive-In owner Andrew Wetzel is hopeful he may be one of the five drive-ins to be awarded an $80,000 digital projector in the Honda Project Drive-In online voting co

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Location, location, location locked down for Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter

Location, location, location locked down for Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter

September 3rd, 2013 9:08 pm by Tony Casey

Mayor Ralph Van Brocklin arrived at Tuesday night’s Animal Control Board meeting and got right down to business.

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Johnson City school board urges testing policy reversal

Johnson City school board urges testing policy reversal

September 3rd, 2013 9:07 pm by Nathan Baker

Contrasting Gov. Bill Haslam’s statements Tuesday, the Johnson City Board of Education unanimously passed a symbolic resolution in opposition of using standardized testing data as a prerequisite for granting professional teachers’ licenses and urged lawma

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Governor Haslam stands by Tennessee Board of Education policy changes

Governor Haslam stands by Tennessee Board of Education policy changes

September 3rd, 2013 9:01 pm by Nathan Baker

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam stood by recent controversial teaching license policy changes by the state Board of Education, saying a job performance measure for educators is needed to help the state’s students improve.

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4-year-old boy killed in Kingsport ATV crash

4-year-old boy killed in Kingsport ATV crash

September 3rd, 2013 8:58 pm by Staff Report

Police said the ATV pinned the boy against the house after it rolled down a slope.

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Pedestrian injured in hit-and-run crash

Pedestrian injured in hit-and-run crash

September 3rd, 2013 8:42 pm by Staff Report

About 5:15 p.m., police were called to the 300 block of Old Thomas Bridge Road, where a pedestrian had been struck in the eastbound lane.

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17 home games on Bucs’ schedule, including three at Freedom Hall

17 home games on Bucs’ schedule, including three at Freedom Hall

September 3rd, 2013 6:41 pm by Kelly Hodge

The Bucs’ schedule, released Tuesday, shows a record 17 home dates, including five in November and three in December. In another departure from the norm, three of those games will be played at Freedom Hall Civic Center.

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Johnson City man charged with choking family member

Johnson City man charged with choking family member

September 3rd, 2013 4:13 pm by Staff Report

The victim had red marks on her throat consistent with her account, police said.

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Elizabethton church burglarized, vandalized

Elizabethton church burglarized, vandalized

September 3rd, 2013 3:53 pm by Staff Report

Someone turned the thermostat to 99 degrees and turned on all the water faucets.

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