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Update: Home invasion that caused Unicoi Co. school lockdown was false report

Update: Home invasion that caused Unicoi Co. school lockdown was false report

September 4th, 2013 2:10 pm by Brad Hicks

ERWIN — Unicoi County's secondary schools and one elementary school have been locked down in a precaution as authorities search for two men who robbed someone in the area.

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Three state officials tour Dawn of Hope; commissioners hopeful funding will be increased

Three state officials tour Dawn of Hope; commissioners hopeful funding will be increased

September 4th, 2013 11:55 am by Sue Guinn Legg

This year’s small increase in government reimbursements for services to Tennesseans with intellectual and developmental disabilities was the first increase agencies like Johnson City’s Dawn of Hope Development Center have seen since 2005.

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Retired THP trooper to face off with Mathes for Carter Co. sheriff

Retired THP trooper to face off with Mathes for Carter Co. sheriff

September 4th, 2013 11:14 am by John Thompson

A retired Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper plans to challenge incumbent Chris Mathes for Carter County sheriff in the 2014 election, according to a Facebook page dedicated to his candidacy.

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Updated: Washington County Sheriff's captain stabbed twice in hand by registered sex offender

Updated: Washington County Sheriff's captain stabbed twice in hand by registered sex offender

September 4th, 2013 10:56 am by Staff Report

Capt. Larry Denny and two other deputies had gone to a Shannon View Road residence to assist the Tennessee Department of Corrections and the FBI in a search.

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More details emerge in attempted Johnson City store robbery

More details emerge in attempted Johnson City store robbery

September 4th, 2013 9:55 am by Becky Campbell

Johnson City police investigators found articles of clothing along a route between an attempted convenience store holdup and the location where two people were arrested that matched the suspects’ clothes, according to a court document.

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Mountain States severs blood ties with Wellmont

Mountain States severs blood ties with Wellmont

September 4th, 2013 9:05 am by Jennifer Sprouse

Mountain States Health Alliance announced Tuesday that it has left its blood supply collaboration with Wellmont Health System’s Marsh Regional Blood Center and will instead be using a Chattanooga-based supplier.

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Erwin recorder submits resignation to mayor

Erwin recorder submits resignation to mayor

September 4th, 2013 8:49 am by Brad Hicks

ERWIN — Randy Trivette said his decision to leave the post he has held for nearly a decade was not an easy one, but he is looking forward to his next endeavor.

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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 4th, 2013 6:55 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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Early morning fire destroys Johnson City house

Early morning fire destroys Johnson City house

September 4th, 2013 6:34 am by Staff Report

The fire at 2811 Oakcliff Court was reported about 1 a.m. Wednesday.

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Amanda Berry's captor found hanged in jail

Amanda Berry's captor found hanged in jail

September 4th, 2013 6:27 am by Associated Press

Initial findings indicate Ariel Castro committed suicide. Among his victims was Berry, who has family in Elizabethton.

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