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Elderly Blountville woman raped, robbed

Elderly Blountville woman raped, robbed

February 7th, 2014 9:44 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Gun-wielding man allegedly raped and robbed elderly woman Thursday night inside her home.

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Opinion
Requiring script for OTC meds ill-advised

Requiring script for OTC meds ill-advised

February 7th, 2014 8:56 am by LEE DANIELS

The recent guest commentary by Martin Kennedy (Jan. 29) regarding the proposal to require a doctor’s prescription to purchase over-the-counter allergy and cold medication was very informative.

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School superintendent should remain appointed position

School superintendent should remain appointed position

February 7th, 2014 8:53 am by Johnson City Press

When AASA, the School Superintendents Association, names its National Superintendent of the year at its national conference on education in Nashville next week, it’s a good bet that person will have been appointed to the job.

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Washington County School Board member talks about cost of snow days

Washington County School Board member talks about cost of snow days

February 7th, 2014 8:39 am by Nathan Baker

David Hammond urged compassion Thursday night for hundreds of employees who lost more than a third of their pay last month because of snow days called by the district.

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Grant may aid theater purchase

Grant may aid theater purchase

February 7th, 2014 8:33 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Jonesborough has received an informal notice that it has received a $270,000 grant for its purchase of the old Jackson Theater building in downtown.

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Apartment complex rezoning approved

Apartment complex rezoning approved

February 7th, 2014 8:26 am by Gary B. Gray

Dozens of people potentially affected by the development were on hand to hear what commissioners had to say.

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Where’s Remy?

Where’s Remy?

February 7th, 2014 8:16 am by Becky Campbell

Jonesborough couple pull out all stops to find missing dog

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Sports ETSU Sports
Bucs rely on defense to get past Norse

Bucs rely on defense to get past Norse

February 6th, 2014 10:14 pm by Staff Report

East Tennessee State has been winning basketball games lately by piling up the points. It took some stout defense to get the job done Thursday night against Northern Kentucky in a 64-50 win.

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Authorities: Crash in Roan Mountain caused by medical issue

Authorities: Crash in Roan Mountain caused by medical issue

February 6th, 2014 4:45 pm by Staff Report

The wreck occurred Thursday afternoon in the 500 block of Hampton Creek Road.

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Man makes court appearance after being charged in golf club assault

Man makes court appearance after being charged in golf club assault

February 6th, 2014 2:27 pm by John Thompson

Jason Lee Richardson, 30, 132 Jackson Ave., was arrested Saturday on charges of aggravated domestic assault, aggravated assault and vandalism.

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