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83-year-old faces drug charges in Carter County

83-year-old faces drug charges in Carter County

May 21st, 2015 12:10 pm by Staff Report

An 83 year old man was arrested Tuesday on drug charges and transported to the Carter County Jail on drug charges.

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Update: THP cites pickup driver in rollover crash with Johnson City police cruiser

Update: THP cites pickup driver in rollover crash with Johnson City police cruiser

May 21st, 2015 11:51 am by Sam Watson

JCPD Patrolman Michael McIntosh received minor injuries in the crash at West Market Street and East Watauga Avenue.

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Hearts of gold: Heart Association honors Washington County/Johnson City EMS

Hearts of gold: Heart Association honors Washington County/Johnson City EMS

May 21st, 2015 11:25 am by Becky Campbell

In 2014, EMS had 1,142 patients who met the criteria of a heart attack, which is 35 years or older experiencing chest pain.

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Unimpressive monthly increase leaves Tri-Cities housing market weak

Unimpressive monthly increase leaves Tri-Cities housing market weak

May 21st, 2015 11:17 am by Nathan Baker

Existing homes sales in the Tri-Cities saw a smaller than usual spring increase in 2015, to which Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors President Sharon Duncan attributed fewer available houses on the market.

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The benefits of having a lake monster

The benefits of having a lake monster

May 21st, 2015 10:46 am by Tony Casey

The Tennessee Valley Authority could use a monster, or the inkling of a monster, right now in Boone Lake, to bring out boaters, explorers, scientists and recreational types.

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Health
Dizzy? Out of balance? VA research center searches for answers among vets

Dizzy? Out of balance? VA research center searches for answers among vets

May 21st, 2015 10:44 am by Dylan Chesser

A research open house at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Mountain Home showcased the different types of hearing and balance research the center conducts and how that research has impacted local veterans.

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Community Photos
KABOOM! at Rise Up! More than 175 donate time to build playground

KABOOM! at Rise Up! More than 175 donate time to build playground

May 21st, 2015 10:00 am by Sue Guinn Legg

"To me, it is a beautiful picture of the community" - Rise Up! founder and executive director Michael Marion.

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Town Hall on Insure Tennessee: Why don't many working people have insurance?

Town Hall on Insure Tennessee: Why don't many working people have insurance?

May 21st, 2015 9:31 am by Becky Campbell

"These are working people. There are some people out in the world who don't have the same advantages I have or you have" - Dr. Patrick MacMillan, a Johnson City internal medicine physician and psychiatrist, speaking at Wednesday's town hall.

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Sports High schools
Science Hill soccer team blanks top-ranked Hardin Valley to advance to state championship game

Science Hill soccer team blanks top-ranked Hardin Valley to advance to state championship game

May 20th, 2015 11:01 pm by Douglas Fritz

It was the first loss of the season for Hardin Valley (19-1-2) while the Hilltoppers (20-2-2) have successfully avenged both of their losses on the season.

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