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Building steam: Individual residential project showing success, while market performance stalling

Building steam: Individual residential project showing success, while market performance stalling

March 21st, 2015 9:39 pm by Nathan Baker

Though a group of residential developers in an up-and-coming section of Washington County are clamoring for more land on which they hope to expand their growing neighborhood, local housing market performance has been slow to recover from the crash of seve

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County's extended budget crunch may get shorter

County's extended budget crunch may get shorter

March 21st, 2015 9:37 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County's deadline for passing its annual budget is the third Monday in July, but good luck finding many involved in that process who say that actually happens on a regular basis.

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Roane County sheriff: Woman shot, former officer in custody after standoff

Roane County sheriff: Woman shot, former officer in custody after standoff

March 21st, 2015 9:25 pm by Lance Coleman, Knoxville News Sentinel

A former Lenoir City police officer is in custody after allegedly shooting his ex-wife and holding authorities at bay in a 4-hour standoff at his Roane County home Saturday.

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Allison wins in stock car racing debut

Allison wins in stock car racing debut

March 21st, 2015 6:16 pm by Jeff Birchfield

With his famous grandfather watching from the press box, Robbie Allison won in his stock car racing debut on Saturday afternoon at Kingsport Speedway.

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Sheriff says New Orleans airport attacker had explosives

Sheriff says New Orleans airport attacker had explosives

March 21st, 2015 4:20 pm by Associated Press

Authorities says the machete-wielding man who was shot at New Orleans' international airport after trying to attack security agents was carrying explosives at the time.

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Man claimed to be government agent after threatening to shoot woman, Johnson City police say

Man claimed to be government agent after threatening to shoot woman, Johnson City police say

March 21st, 2015 9:29 am by Staff Report

Jonathan Eubanks was arrested after the incident at his Matson Road apartment.

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Miracle comeback falls short for Hilltoppers

Miracle comeback falls short for Hilltoppers

March 20th, 2015 11:46 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Down by 12 runs in the third inning, all looked lost for the Hilltoppers. Two hours later, they had taken a one-run lead. The 'Toppers couldn't hold on with a sacrifice fly by West's Jacob Jennings scoring Jordan Artime for an 18-17 win in eight innings.

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Happy Valley uses early outburst to beat UH

Happy Valley uses early outburst to beat UH

March 20th, 2015 11:45 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The Warriors scored seven runs over the first two innings and cruised to a 9-1 baseball victory over the Bucs on Friday afternoon at ETSU's Thomas Stadium.

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VanDyke hopes to come back stronger than ever

VanDyke hopes to come back stronger than ever

March 20th, 2015 11:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kres VanDyke and his race team didn't rest on their laurels after winning their first Kingsport Speedway track championship last season. Instead, they went back and tried to make the No. 15 Chevrolet even stronger than before.

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Kristjansson starting to put it all together for Bucs

Kristjansson starting to put it all together for Bucs

March 20th, 2015 11:42 pm by Joe Avento

ETSU junior golfer Gudmunder Kristjansson has come on strong lately. He won Florida State's Seminole Intercollegiate with a record-breaking performance earlier this week.

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