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Johnson City Sessions Weekend kicks off at ETSU

Johnson City Sessions Weekend kicks off at ETSU

October 17th, 2013 9:48 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

“He was one of the grandest fiddlers that ever was,” James T. “Tom” McCarroll said of his father, Fiddlin’ Jim McCarroll, who recorded with his band, the Roane County Ramblers, in the 1928 and 1929 Johnson City Sessions.

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Spay/neuter ordinance approved by City Commission

Spay/neuter ordinance approved by City Commission

October 17th, 2013 9:32 pm by Brad Hicks

The commission, by a 4-1 vote, passed the first reading of an ordinance to adopt a citywide spay/neuter regulation.

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Johnson City woman charged with theft

Johnson City woman charged with theft

October 17th, 2013 4:27 pm by Staff Report

An East Chilhowie Avenue woman was arrested Wednesday on a charge that she stole from a residence a few blocks from her home.

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2 ETSU students accused of altering prescription

2 ETSU students accused of altering prescription

October 17th, 2013 4:26 pm by Staff Report

Two East Tennessee Student University students were arrested Wednesday on charges that they altered a prescription to obtain narcotics from a local retail pharmacy.

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‘Date’ to Rogersville drag strip ends with ex-boyfriend’s arrest

‘Date’ to Rogersville drag strip ends with ex-boyfriend’s arrest

October 17th, 2013 11:31 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A Grainger County man was arrested Friday night at Cherokee Raceway Park near Rogersville after his ex-girlfriend claimed she’d been taken to the drag strip against her will, possibly to be murdered and dumped.

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Police: Habitual motor offender drove recklessly in Johnson City

Police: Habitual motor offender drove recklessly in Johnson City

October 17th, 2013 10:37 am by Staff Report

David J. Bell was arrested Wednesday morning after driving on West State of Franklin Road.

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Johnson City police: Blue Plum burglar charged with assaulting, coercing 14-year-old accomplice

Johnson City police: Blue Plum burglar charged with assaulting, coercing 14-year-old accomplice

October 17th, 2013 9:59 am by Staff Report

An 18-year-old man charged in June with burglarizing a vehicle during downtown Johnson City's Blue Plum Festival has been arrested again on charges that he assaulted his juvenile co-defendant in the case after threatening him in a coercion attempt.

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Police: Johnson City man ran from traffic stop after speeding in stolen SUV

Police: Johnson City man ran from traffic stop after speeding in stolen SUV

October 17th, 2013 9:09 am by Staff Report

Joseph Griffith was stopped for speeding in a Chevrolet Blazer on West Market Street about 10:45 p.m. Wednesday.

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Have you ever been to Flint Rock?

Have you ever been to Flint Rock?

October 17th, 2013 8:42 am by Johnny Molloy

Holston Mountain is one of our region’s iconic summits and is a fantastic place to visit during fall color season, whether you are on foot or simply touring by auto.

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Sea level rise and the government shutdown in Thursday's Forum

Sea level rise and the government shutdown in Thursday's Forum premium content

October 17th, 2013 8:36 am by Staff Report

Readers weigh in on the sea level rise and the government shutdown.

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