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Johnson City residents should be prepared for increased temperatures

Johnson City residents should be prepared for increased temperatures

June 16th, 2015 10:13 pm by David Floyd

It's likely most people would agree it's been hot this week.Well, forget about getting relief anytime soon.

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Medicinal cannabis meeting planned for Thursday, rally for Saturday

Medicinal cannabis meeting planned for Thursday, rally for Saturday

June 16th, 2015 10:10 pm by Tony Casey

Some of the details of the newly-signed Tennessee law to allow limited cannabis oil use for those in need are unclear, and a Thursday night meeting will be held to educate those whom it affects.

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Washington County night deputy clerks sign warrants after hours

Washington County night deputy clerks sign warrants after hours

June 16th, 2015 10:09 pm by Becky Campbell

The 20-year oversight in Sullivan County that could lead to dozens of criminal charges being dismissed isn't a problem Washington County has to worry about.

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Updated with Photos: Conservancy to celebrate Roan Highlands with June Jamboree

Updated with Photos: Conservancy to celebrate Roan Highlands with June Jamboree

June 16th, 2015 10:06 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy will host a June Jamboree of guided hikes and fellowship on Saturday in the Roan Highlands.

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Fresh funding ideas likely to drop property tax increase

Fresh funding ideas likely to drop property tax increase

June 16th, 2015 10:02 pm by Gary B. Gray

City commissioners voted to move the 2016 fiscal budget to a third reading Monday after hours of debate that produced scores of possible alternatives and a clear intent by three of the five commissioners to chip away at the proposed property tax rate incr

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'Street preachers' arrested at Springfield's Taste of Country

'Street preachers' arrested at Springfield's Taste of Country

June 16th, 2015 9:53 pm by Cheri Reeves, Nashville

Two men were arrested for disorderly conduct Saturday during Springfield's annual Taste of Country event after becoming aggressive, yelling at bystanders and calling them names as they tried to promote religious messages, according to Springfield Police C

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As Supreme Court marriage ruling looms, groups plan for outcome

As Supreme Court marriage ruling looms, groups plan for outcome

June 16th, 2015 9:48 pm by Michael Collins, Katie Fretland and Linda A. Moore, News Sentinel Staff

Gov. Bill Haslam told reporters Tuesday that discussions are underway about how to proceed if the Supreme Court legalizes gay marriage.

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5 jailed on 25 drug charges

5 jailed on 25 drug charges

June 16th, 2015 9:43 pm by Staff Report

Five people were jailed after officials conducted two search warrants at two separate locations in Glade Spring, Va., resulting in 25 drug charges.

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Carter hopes to carry over momentum from last year

Carter hopes to carry over momentum from last year

June 16th, 2015 8:50 pm by Dave Ongie

The Science Hill football program laid some serious groundwork during the 2014 season, and now the Hilltoppers are looking to build on their wildly successful 11-2 campaign.

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Community connection: Science Hill camp building ties to future

Community connection: Science Hill camp building ties to future

June 16th, 2015 8:50 pm by Dave Ongie

While workers were busy putting the finishing touches on Science Hill's new fieldhouse at Kermit Tipton Stadium on Tuesday morning, the foundation of the football program's future was being laid a few steps away on Steve Spurrier Field.

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