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Local News Elizabethton Election 2014
Chris Mathes, Dexter Lunceford to face off for Republican nomination in Carter County sheriff's race

Chris Mathes, Dexter Lunceford to face off for Republican nomination in Carter County sheriff's race

April 30th, 2014 10:07 am by John Thompson

The winner will face retired Lt. Col. James Parrish in the August general election

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Local News Elizabethton Election 2014
Carter County mayor faces one in primary

Carter County mayor faces one in primary

April 30th, 2014 9:52 am by John Thompson

Incumbent Leon Humphrey is facing a challenge in the May 6 Republican Primary by Carter County Commissioner Joel Street Jr. The winner will face state Rep. Kent Williams in the August general election.

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Local News Business & Technology
When it comes to providing for children, Little Hoot gives a hoot

When it comes to providing for children, Little Hoot gives a hoot

April 30th, 2014 9:34 am by Eric Harris, Special to the Press

"It's funny, I still don't see myself as successful. God's really humbled me and I give Him all the credit for all that's happened here, and I still see ways that we can do better and make more and serve more people." - Jessica Moore, owner

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Local News Business & Technology
New General Shale leader laying groundwork for future

New General Shale leader laying groundwork for future

April 30th, 2014 9:13 am by Nathan Baker

"We've got to be innovative in our product line, making sure we're more than just a brick company. We want to continue to be diversified and be innovative in our approach." - General Shale CEO Charles Smith

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Opinion
Stay aware, heed warnings during severe weather

Stay aware, heed warnings during severe weather

April 30th, 2014 8:44 am by Johnson City Press

It's that time of the year when local residents need to keep an eye on the sky and an ear tuned for watches and warnings issued by the National Weather Service on our radios, TVs and smartphones. When it comes to severe weather, knowledge is truly power.

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Opinion
Personal agendas

Personal agendas

April 30th, 2014 8:44 am by MARY GEARHART

There was a recent advertising mailing to many town and county residents from a group called "Washington County Citizens for Better Government" - a real misnomer.

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News Photos Local News

Flash Flood

April 30th, 2014 12:00 am by Dave Boyd

An afternoon downpour caused flash flooding along North Roan Street, Princeton Road, Austin Springs and slowed traffic on I-26 Tuesday.

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News Regional & National
Oklahoma inmate dies after execution is botched

Oklahoma inmate dies after execution is botched

April 29th, 2014 10:34 pm by BAILEY ELISE McBRIDE, SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press

A botched execution using a disputed new drug combination left an Oklahoma inmate writhing and clenching his teeth on the gurney on Tuesday, leading prison officials to halt the proceedings before the inmate's eventual death from a heart attack.

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News Crime Local News
Husband, wife plead guilty to 2013 burglary charges

Husband, wife plead guilty to 2013 burglary charges

April 29th, 2014 10:33 pm by Becky Campbell

A Gray couple pleaded guilty in Washington County Criminal Court on Monday to a slew of home and auto burglaries and thefts that went along with those and attributed their behavior to drug use.

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Sports Local Golf
Tillinghast set for ninth year

Tillinghast set for ninth year

April 29th, 2014 10:30 pm by Joe Avento

If you want to see some good golf, the folks at Johnson City Country Club figure they have the perfect place to watch.

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