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Heavy rain causes standing water on local roads, flooding in Unicoi, Washington Counties

Heavy rain causes standing water on local roads, flooding in Unicoi, Washington Counties

July 3rd, 2013 9:45 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

A flood watch has been issued until Friday at 8 p.m. as heavy rain is scheduled to continually hit the region, according to the National Weather Service website.

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Local Fourth of July events still on schedule

Local Fourth of July events still on schedule

July 3rd, 2013 6:19 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

As cities across the state are canceling their annual fireworks celebrations on account of the heavy rain throughout the region and more expected today, officials with local Fourth of July events have said they will continue with their scheduled plans rai

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Johnson City woman accused of selling vehicle she did not own

Johnson City woman accused of selling vehicle she did not own

July 3rd, 2013 4:06 pm by Staff Report

Carrie D. Tibbs was charged with theft of property over $1,000.

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Johnson City police: Victim identified man who stole materials from home being remodeled

Johnson City police: Victim identified man who stole materials from home being remodeled

July 3rd, 2013 3:44 pm by Staff Report

Gary Ronald Mitchell was charged with theft of property over $1,000.

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Carter Co. Sheriff's Office says dead child suffered severe head trauma

Carter Co. Sheriff's Office says dead child suffered severe head trauma

July 3rd, 2013 3:23 pm by John Thompson

The Sheriff's Department is awaiting the results of an autopsy that was conducted on Wednesday at Quillen College of Medicine to determine the cause of the death of 4-year-old Coty Cox.

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Update: Egyptian military ousts President Morsi, who claims 'full coup'

Update: Egyptian military ousts President Morsi, who claims 'full coup'

July 3rd, 2013 3:10 pm by Associated Press

Army troops backed by armor and including commandos have deployed across much of the Egyptian capital, surrounding protests by the president's supporters, and at key facilities and major intersections.

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Update: Man who killed himself during SW Va. traffic stop was former Sullivan Co. corrections officer

Update: Man who killed himself during SW Va. traffic stop was former Sullivan Co. corrections officer

July 3rd, 2013 2:34 pm by Wes Bunch, NET News Service

Scott County Sheriff John Puckett said Jeffery R. Mathes was wanted at the time of the shooting on four felony charges

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Update: Carter Co. Sheriff's Office: Crash that killed 2 boys, mother followed argument; father, 2 others face meth charges

Update: Carter Co. Sheriff's Office: Crash that killed 2 boys, mother followed argument; father, 2 others face meth charges

July 3rd, 2013 2:32 pm by John Thompson

The Carter County Sheriff's Department said Wednesday a traffic accident on U.S. Highway 19E that took the lives of two children and their mother in October was preceded by an argument in a CVS Pharmacy parking lot between the mother and the children's fa

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Search for new Storytelling Center director narrowed to three

Search for new Storytelling Center director narrowed to three

July 3rd, 2013 2:15 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The International Storytelling Center has narrowed its search for a new executive director to three candidates who are scheduled to be in Jonesborough for interviews July 18-20.

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Unicoi-based Hotshots elite firefighters keeping eyes on Arizona tragedy

Unicoi-based Hotshots elite firefighters keeping eyes on Arizona tragedy

July 3rd, 2013 1:30 pm by Brad Hicks

The Cherokee Hotshots crew is not expected to be called out to assist with the fire in Arizona.

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