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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Families highlight NASCAR Hall of Fame ceremonies

Families highlight NASCAR Hall of Fame ceremonies

January 29th, 2014 9:59 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Dale Jarrett became part of the second father-son combination to be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame, and Maurice Petty became the fourth member of his family-owned team so honored.

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Some business owners irked by revamped wine bill

Some business owners irked by revamped wine bill

January 29th, 2014 9:26 pm by Nathan Baker

With a revamped wine in grocery stores bill working its way through the state legislature, it’s hard to not recall President Abraham Lincoln’s famous words regarding the impossibility of pleasing all of the people all of the time.

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Delivery drivers brave weather to meet public demands

Delivery drivers brave weather to meet public demands - VIDEO

January 29th, 2014 9:19 pm by Tony Casey

When the snow piles up and schools and municipalities close down, the tendency is to hunker down and weather the storm.

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No break for service workers during sub-freezing temperatures

No break for service workers during sub-freezing temperatures

January 29th, 2014 9:14 pm by Becky Campbell

When the temperature drops to sub-freezing, like it has been the past couple of days, and snow accumulation closes public offices and even some private companies, there are service workers who just don’t get a break.

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Police say Erwin man tackles pregnant woman, resists arrest

Police say Erwin man tackles pregnant woman, resists arrest

January 29th, 2014 9:09 pm by Brad Hicks

An Erwin man was arrested Monday and is now facing multiple assault charges, including one for allegedly tackling a pregnant woman, after police say a fight between him and his girlfriend escalated.

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Crime
Elizabethton liquor store owner accused of groping customer

Elizabethton liquor store owner accused of groping customer

January 29th, 2014 5:27 pm by John Thompson

Carl Ray Nidiffer was cited on a charge of sexual battery.

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Update: Police need help finding woman accused of taking $90K worth of rings from Johnson City jewelry store

Update: Police need help finding woman accused of taking $90K worth of rings from Johnson City jewelry store

January 29th, 2014 4:33 pm by Becky Campbell

A police report on the incident indicated the woman took three rings — one valued at $45,00, another valued at $25,000 and one valued at $23,800 — she had been looking at.

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Crime
Police: Johnson City man used fake check to steal $1,000 from credit union

Police: Johnson City man used fake check to steal $1,000 from credit union

January 29th, 2014 4:13 pm by Staff Report

The man opened a new account, deposited the check and withdrew $1,000, police said.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Bad weather forces changes in ETSU basketball schedule

Bad weather forces changes in ETSU basketball schedule

January 29th, 2014 1:17 pm by Kelly Hodge

ETSU's next three home basketball games have been pushed back due to weather, including the Bucs' game schedule for Thursday night against Mercer.

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Monarch butterflies drop, migration may disappear

Monarch butterflies drop, migration may disappear

January 29th, 2014 1:12 pm by MARK STEVENSON, Associated Press

The decline in the Monarch population now marks a statistical long-term trend and can no longer be seen as a combination of yearly or seasonal events, experts say.

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