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UPDATE: Autopsy results show Stewart Peppers misused steroids

UPDATE: Autopsy results show Stewart Peppers misused steroids

January 24th, 2014 3:36 pm by Becky Campbell

Washington County Sheriff Ed Graybeal and District Attorney General Tony Clark announced Friday that autopsy results showed Stewart Peppers, an inmate who died in the custody of the county’s Detention Center in April, died from “excited delirium” resulti

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WCEDC hires Summers as Business Development Director

WCEDC hires Summers as Business Development Director

January 24th, 2014 3:02 pm by Nathan Baker

Washington County Economic Development Council CEO Mitch Miller announced Friday the hiring of Alicia Summers as the organization’s Business Development Director, effective Feb. 10.

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Report: Ryan Loskarn, former Alexander aide, found dead in home

Report: Ryan Loskarn, former Alexander aide, found dead in home

January 24th, 2014 12:06 pm by The Tennessean

Police suspect Loskarn committed suicide yesterday, about a month after being arrested on child porn charges.

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TVA sets record for winter power demand, but lifts requests for reduced consumption

TVA sets record for winter power demand, but lifts requests for reduced consumption

January 24th, 2014 11:56 am by Staff Report

TVA said an estimated 33,345 megawatts were used Friday when the average temperature across the region hovered at 7 degrees.

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NE Tennessee cemetery manager charged with forgery as probe into fraud complaints continues

NE Tennessee cemetery manager charged with forgery as probe into fraud complaints continues

January 24th, 2014 11:05 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Over the past several months more than 20 people had filed complaints.

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Good things happen when governments work together

Good things happen when governments work together

January 24th, 2014 8:46 am by BILL GAINES

For some time it seemed that the Unicoi County government and the government bodies of both Erwin and Unicoi were all headed in different directions — often oblivious of one another and sometimes, it seemed, working at cross purposes.

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Poetic justice?

January 24th, 2014 8:45 am by Ron Campbell

Crash knocks out Jonesborough traffic camera

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Mandatory sentence isn’t answer to meth problem

Mandatory sentence isn’t answer to meth problem

January 24th, 2014 8:45 am by Johnson City Press

At a time when members of Congress, the judiciary and law enforcement are questioning the effectiveness of federal mandatory minimum sentences for drug crimes, one Tennessee legislator is proposing we do the same at the state level.

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Pork & Worms: Boones Creek family gets wiggly surprise for dinner

Pork & Worms: Boones Creek family gets wiggly surprise for dinner

January 24th, 2014 8:25 am by Nathan Baker

When Michelle Leach bit into a big spoonful, she felt something strange in her mouth.

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Count ongoing to find area’s homeless

Count ongoing to find area’s homeless

January 24th, 2014 8:23 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The annual 24-hour count of Northeast Tennessee’s homeless population is under way.

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