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UPDATE: One charged in crash that injured two pedestrians in Unicoi County

UPDATE: One charged in crash that injured two pedestrians in Unicoi County

March 6th, 2014 1:26 am by Staff Report

Adult, child reportedly struck by SUV on Unicoi Drive on Thursday morning.

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Post transplant valve surgery goes well

Post transplant valve surgery goes well

March 5th, 2014 9:27 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Less than three months after receiving a heart and double lung transplant, 7-year-old Weston Keeton of Blountville sailed through heart valve replacement surgery Wednesday morning at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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First day of Lent celebrated at St. Mary's Catholic Church

First day of Lent celebrated at St. Mary's Catholic Church

March 5th, 2014 9:22 pm by Tony Casey

St. Mary's Catholic Church's Father Peter Iorio explained to his congregates Wednesday night what the cross on their foreheads was, and was not.

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Update: Stratton testifies in his own defense

Update: Stratton testifies in his own defense

March 5th, 2014 9:17 pm by Becky Campbell

Justin Stratton, on trial on a first-degree murder charge in a 2011 shooting, testified in his own defense - adamantly - that he may be a thief and drug dealer, but he is no killer and did not shoot the victim.

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Roe goes to bat for hatchery at D.C. hearing

Roe goes to bat for hatchery at D.C. hearing

March 5th, 2014 9:13 pm by Brad Hicks

Congressman Phil Roe stated his case Wednesday on the importance of maintaining the operations of facilities within the National Fish Hatchery System, particularly those of the Erwin National Fish Hatchery, at a Wednesday hearing of the House Subcommittee

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Johnson City woman arrested for drug charges at Winged Deer Park

Johnson City woman arrested for drug charges at Winged Deer Park

March 5th, 2014 9:06 pm by Staff Reports

Police say they've arrested a Johnson City woman on drug charges after finding her and another person in a vehicle early Wednesday morning at Winged Deer Park.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Bucs head to Dunk City for A-Sun semifinal

Bucs head to Dunk City for A-Sun semifinal

March 5th, 2014 6:38 pm by Kelly Hodge

ETSU coach Murry Bartow hoped his troops would be able to recharge quickly after Tuesday's 89-88, double overtime win and challenge top-seeded Florida Gulf Coast in the A-Sun Conference semifinals.

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School voucher bill advances in Tennessee House

School voucher bill advances in Tennessee House

March 5th, 2014 3:39 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

The measure proposed by Gov. Bill Haslam passed the House Budget Subcommittee 7-6 on Wednesday.

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2nd arrest made in $90,000 Johnson City jewelry heist

2nd arrest made in $90,000 Johnson City jewelry heist

March 5th, 2014 3:20 pm by Staff Report

A Hickory, N.C., man was charged Wednesday from the theft of rings at Dempsey's Jewelers.

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Firm to donate sign to mark start of trail

Firm to donate sign to mark start of trail

March 5th, 2014 3:12 pm by Tony Casey

As the donations and fundraising efforts accumulate, the Tweetsie Trail keeps getting better and better.

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