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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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2 charged with writing bad checks, fleeing Johnson City police

2 charged with writing bad checks, fleeing Johnson City police

September 26th, 2013 5:08 pm by Staff Report

Richard Carver, 29, and Judy Kiser, 26, were found during a traffic stop Thursday and arrested.

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Porch panties prompt Sullivan County assault

Porch panties prompt Sullivan County assault

September 26th, 2013 4:16 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The man allegedly grabbed the underwear the complainant was wearing and ripped them off, then hit her in the side of the head.

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Phones down at George Jaynes Justice Center, Washington County Sheriff's Office following system switch

Phones down at George Jaynes Justice Center, Washington County Sheriff's Office following system switch

September 26th, 2013 4:03 pm by Staff Reports

The phone system at the George Jaynes Justice Center and the Washington County Sheriff's Office was down Tuesday following a switch to a new phone system.

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Can Johnson City and Washington County officials work together?

Can Johnson City and Washington County officials work together?

September 26th, 2013 3:57 pm by Gary B. Gray

Liaison Committee participants need no charter. Nor do they need by-laws. They need to talk. Just ask them.

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Public Building Authority likely to need infusion from city

Public Building Authority likely to need infusion from city

September 26th, 2013 12:48 pm by Nathan Baker

The Johnson City Public Building Authority will likely need an infusion of cash from the city by the end of the agency’s fiscal year to continue operations, board Chairman Mike Eddy said Wednesday.

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