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10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

10 things to know today from across the nation and around the world

September 27th, 2013 7:41 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Johnson City police: Drunken man fired shotgun in trailer park

Johnson City police: Drunken man fired shotgun in trailer park

September 27th, 2013 7:11 am by Staff Report

Daniel Litle, 49, 2719 S Roan St., Lot 18, was charged with felony reckless endangerment.

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NET Trans officials, mechanics, offered severance packages

NET Trans officials, mechanics, offered severance packages

September 26th, 2013 9:41 pm by Gary B. Gray

The First Tennessee Human Resource Agency has offered exit incentive packages to 13 NET Trans administrators and two mechanics, including its director, Tim Jaynes.

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Charges dismissed, reduced in assault case

Charges dismissed, reduced in assault case

September 26th, 2013 9:38 pm by Becky Campbell

Some charges were dismissed and some reduced Thursday after a Washington County Sessions Court judge heard evidence in an alleged attempted rape of a woman and serious assault on her boyfriend.

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Johnson City officer’s tip leads to drug charge in Hampton

Johnson City officer’s tip leads to drug charge in Hampton

September 26th, 2013 9:36 pm by Staff Reports

A tip from an officer of the Johnson City Police Department led to a man’s arrest on a marijuana-growing charge Thursday.

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Need for new school questioned by Washington County officials

Need for new school questioned by Washington County officials

September 26th, 2013 9:31 pm by Nathan Baker

Local officials questioned the need for a new Washington County school suggested to be built seemingly in the path of Johnson City’s forecasted expansion.

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Painting captures Overmountain Men spirit

Painting captures Overmountain Men spirit

September 26th, 2013 7:25 pm by John Thompson

Re-enactors who crossed the chilly Watauga River on Wednesday as they marched down the Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail could have gotten a glimpse of where they are headed by going to the Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area Visitors Center.

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New generation walks in footsteps of Overmountain Men during historical reenactment

New generation walks in footsteps of Overmountain Men during historical reenactment

September 26th, 2013 7:17 pm by John Thompson

A new generation has taken up the tradition of crossing the Watauga River at Sycamore Shoals every Sept. 25.

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Erwin recorder field cut to three candidates

Erwin recorder field cut to three candidates

September 26th, 2013 7:11 pm by Brad Hicks

The field of more than two dozen applicants has been narrowed, and three men have been selected to interview for the position of Erwin town recorder.

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Washington County Sheriff's Office investigating home burglaries in Sulphur Springs, Fall Branch area

Washington County Sheriff's Office investigating home burglaries in Sulphur Springs, Fall Branch area

September 26th, 2013 5:17 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Washington County Sheriff's Office investigators are looking into several home burglaries that occurred last weekend in the Sulphur Springs and Fall Branch area.

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