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Bristol inspirational speaker writes book about Lou Gehrig's disease awareness

Bristol inspirational speaker writes book about Lou Gehrig's disease awareness

September 28th, 2013 8:13 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A little more than two years since his diagnosis with Lou Gehrig’s disease, well-known Bristol marketing executive and inspirational speaker Phil Timp is losing his ability to speak.

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The Buzz: Local news that will get you talking today

The Buzz: Local news that will get you talking today

September 28th, 2013 9:16 am by Staff Reports

Miss something? The Buzz has your back. Here are eight local news stories worth your time.

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Hill says he may vote for reconstructed wine bill

Hill says he may vote for reconstructed wine bill

September 27th, 2013 9:20 pm by Gary B. Gray

Republican state Rep. Matthew Hill said Friday he neither supports nor opposes a bill to allow supermarket wine in Tennessee, but he is willing to re-engage in that debate when the 108th General Assembly convenes in January.

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Feed the Children delivery for local homeless students

Feed the Children delivery for local homeless students

September 27th, 2013 9:07 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

“The backpacks are back,” said a jubilant Bonnie White, coordinator of Johnson City Schools Homeless Education Program.

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Johnson City police awarded grant to add SRO positions

Johnson City police awarded grant to add SRO positions

September 27th, 2013 9:04 pm by Tony Casey

When Johnson City Police Chief Mark Sirois received word Friday afternoon that his department had been awarded a grant to add new school resource officer positions, he was said he couldn’t wait to get busy.

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Appellate court upholds pair’s convictions in death of child

Appellate court upholds pair’s convictions in death of child

September 27th, 2013 9:01 pm by Tony Casey

A state Court of Criminal Appeals judge affirmed convictions against a Johnson City couple charged with killing their baby by child abuse, in a ruling posted Friday.

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Event set to help homeless veterans

Event set to help homeless veterans

September 27th, 2013 8:58 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Mountain Home has enlisted a team of local service agencies and community volunteers to help provide a Community Stand Down for the region’s homeless veterans.

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High school football scores — Week Five, Sept. 27

September 27th, 2013 8:51 pm by Staff Report

Here are scores from Friday's nights games:

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Unicoi sheriff says arrest shows importance of SROs

Unicoi sheriff says arrest shows importance of SROs

September 27th, 2013 8:49 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley said the Thursday morning arrest of an Erwin man on the grounds of Unicoi County High School reaffirmed the need for student resource officers to be stationed at each of the county’s schools.

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East Tennessee having success in fighting rabies

East Tennessee having success in fighting rabies

September 27th, 2013 8:47 pm by Tony Casey

It appears the rabies vaccinations are working.

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