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I-81 crash leaves 2 dead, 1 injured

I-81 crash leaves 2 dead, 1 injured

February 23rd, 2014 4:07 pm by Max Hrenda

Tennessee Highway Patrol troopers said two people have died and one was injured as the result of a two-vehicle crash that closed down parts of Interstate 81 for almost 10 hours this weekend.

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Man arrested after police allege he beat, choked girlfriend

Man arrested after police allege he beat, choked girlfriend

February 23rd, 2014 1:30 pm by Staff Reports

A Johnson City man was arrested after Johnson City Police Department officers responded to a domestic violence call.

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Bucs defeat UNF on bittersweet night

Bucs defeat UNF on bittersweet night

February 22nd, 2014 11:37 pm by Joe Avento

Rashawn Rembert broke the school record for 3-pointers in a season in ETSU's 88-85 win at North Florida, but the victory was soured after Hunter Harris learned at halftime his father had died.

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'Toppers bounced by Pats

'Toppers bounced by Pats

February 22nd, 2014 11:33 pm by Trey Williams

Size mattered and Science Hill didn't measure up with Jefferson County.The Patriots dominated the boards while ending the Hilltoppers' season with a 61-53 victory Saturday night at Jefferson County.

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Local businessman looks to plant  seeds of change with community farming

Local businessman looks to plant seeds of change with community farming

February 22nd, 2014 10:17 pm by Nathan Baker

As the rain-swollen Nolichucky River played a droning swish in the background last week, Jamie Dove laid out his ambitious plans to overhaul local food production.

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Johnson City School's International Festival representative of 31 countries

Johnson City School's International Festival representative of 31 countries

February 22nd, 2014 9:08 pm by Tony Casey

The Gardbring family, all five of them, were born and raised in Sweden before moving to East Tennessee just a few years ago. They represent just a small portion of the diversity at Lake Ridge Elementary School in Boones Creek, where, as Principal John Phi

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Area events mark eating disorders awareness week

Area events mark eating disorders awareness week

February 22nd, 2014 9:02 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week kicks off Sunday, and a couple of local organizations are joining forces with area schools to spread the word that eating disorders are a life-threatening illness and help is available.

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Commissioners discuss downtown, zoning, business recruitment at lengthy meeting

Commissioners discuss downtown, zoning, business recruitment at lengthy meeting

February 22nd, 2014 8:51 pm by Gary B. Gray

Will Johnson City go into "de-annexation" mode and sue the state to recoup infrastructure investments? These were very serious points put forward Saturday morning at one of the City Commission's informal strategic planning sessions at Memorial Park Commun

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UPDATE: One dead, two suffer 'extremely serious injuries' in I-81 wreck

UPDATE: One dead, two suffer 'extremely serious injuries' in I-81 wreck

February 22nd, 2014 8:09 pm by Staff Reports

A two-vehicle collision on Interstate 81 left at least one person dead and two others with "extremely serious injuries," according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

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Governors: Legalized pot buzz just smoke

Governors: Legalized pot buzz just smoke

February 22nd, 2014 6:44 pm by KEN THOMAS and STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press

All the buzz at the National Governors Association meeting over legalizing pot, some say, is just smoke.

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