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Opinion
Properly dispose of unused medications

Properly dispose of unused medications

March 5th, 2014 8:56 am by Johnson City Press

The Associated Press reported on a government study earlier this week that found most people who abuse addictive prescription painkillers get them for free from friends or relatives.

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Sports ETSU Sports
ETSU survives Lipscomb in 2OT thriller

ETSU survives Lipscomb in 2OT thriller

March 4th, 2014 11:18 pm by Kelly Hodge

Trailing Lipscomb by 16 with eight minutes left in regulation Tuesday night, the Bucs roared back and won 89-88 in double overtime in a wild Atlantic Sun Conference quarterfinal at the Dome.

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Sports Photos High schools
McClain lifts Hampton to state tournament berth

McClain lifts Hampton to state tournament berth

March 4th, 2014 10:34 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Cody McClain knocked down a game-winning jumper as Hampton turned the tables on Grace Christian on Tuesday night in a 55-53 win in the Class A boys sectional.

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News Crime
Police chief: Rash of armed robberies not 'new normal'

Police chief: Rash of armed robberies not 'new normal'

March 4th, 2014 10:02 pm by Max Hrenda

Although there have been five armed robberies in the last week alone, a police department official said the public shouldn't expect to see that trend continue.

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News Regional & National
House panel sidetracks Haslam's anti-meth proposal

House panel sidetracks Haslam's anti-meth proposal

March 4th, 2014 9:55 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

A House subcommittee Tuesday sidetracked Gov. Bill Haslam's anti-meth proposal while advancing a rival measure that would place lesser restrictions on buying cold and allergy medicines used to make the illegal drug.

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News Local News Election 2014
Six vie for three seats in District 1

Six vie for three seats in District 1

March 4th, 2014 9:36 pm by Gary B. Gray

Candidates for the Washington County Commission's 25 available seats are now set.

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Community Local News
Dispatcher's calm actions during shootout earn her state honor

Dispatcher's calm actions during shootout earn her state honor

March 4th, 2014 9:22 pm by Max Hrenda

Moments after watching a car crash into two trees off Interstate 26, Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper Jeff Appleba said he was taking cover behind his own cruiser while the vehicle's driver fired on him.

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News Crime Local News
Teen charged with attempted murder in wake of Johnson City apartment complex shooting

Teen charged with attempted murder in wake of Johnson City apartment complex shooting

March 4th, 2014 5:11 pm by Staff Report

Police were called to the complex on Austin Springs Road just after midnight on a report that several shots had been fired in the parking lot during an argument.

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News Local News Erwin
Chief: No improvement for Erwin policeman injured in crash

Chief: No improvement for Erwin policeman injured in crash

March 4th, 2014 4:37 pm by Brad Hicks

Patrolman Gregg Copp, 55, remained listed in serious condition at Johnson City Medical Center's intensive care unit.

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Crime
2 face child endangerment charges from Johnson County meth raid

2 face child endangerment charges from Johnson County meth raid

March 4th, 2014 4:18 pm by Staff Report

A tip about an abandoned methamphetamine dump site led Johnson County Sheriff's Deputies to arrest the second of two Butler residents on numerous meth and child endangerment charges on Monday.

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