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UPDATE: Lockdown at Science Hill ended

September 19th, 2014 1:05 pm by Staff Report

A threat from a student overheard and reported to administrators led to a hard lockdown on Science Hill High School's campus Friday afternoon, Supervisor of Safety and Mental Health Greg Wallace said.

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Dog has its day: JCPD opens slot for K-9 officer after 8-month absence

Dog has its day: JCPD opens slot for K-9 officer after 8-month absence

September 18th, 2014 9:43 pm by Max Hrenda

After going more than eight months with an unfilled officer's position, a Johnson City police platoon is on the verge of becoming fully staffed.

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50 years after death, Fiddlin' Charlie Bowman comes home

50 years after death, Fiddlin' Charlie Bowman comes home

September 18th, 2014 9:28 pm by Nathan Baker

A local music legend who helped shape the sound of early country music returned posthumously Thursday to the hills that birthed him and inspired some of his most memorable songs.

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Fight against Liberian Ebola comes to JC

Fight against Liberian Ebola comes to JC

September 18th, 2014 9:18 pm by Tony Casey

Handerson Bennah gets emotional when he talks about the Ebola virus that is ripping through Liberia, his country of birth.

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UPDATE: Body recovered from Watauga Lake identified as JC eatery owner

UPDATE: Body recovered from Watauga Lake identified as JC eatery owner

September 18th, 2014 1:47 pm by Staff Report

Authorities reported the body of Scratch Brick Oven owner John Wrestler was recovered from Watauga Lake Thursday after his sailboat was found unmanned.

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Boone gets past Volunteer

Boone gets past Volunteer

September 20th, 2014 12:03 am by Zach Vance, NET News Service

Daniel Boone defeated Volunteer 21-0 for its third consecutive win of the season Friday night.

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Crockett blanked by D-B

Crockett blanked by D-B

September 19th, 2014 11:44 pm by Douglas Fritz

Dobyns-Bennett got off to a rocket-fast start, hit a plateau, and then ran away from David Crockett for a 42-0 victory in a Big Seven Conference football game Friday night at J. Fred Johnson Stadium.

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Science Hill outlasts Siegel

Science Hill outlasts Siegel

September 19th, 2014 11:41 pm by Trey Williams

Malik McGue passed for four touchdowns and rushed for two more, helping Science Hill outlast Murfreesboro Siegel 52-28 at Kermit Tipton Stadium.

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Cloudland shuts out Unaka, 47-0

September 19th, 2014 11:02 pm by Gene Renfro

Zac Benfield had 204 of Cloudland's 397 rushing yards and a touchdown as the Highlanders defeated Unaka 47-0 Friday night.

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Johnson County pulls away from Happy Valley

Johnson County pulls away from Happy Valley

September 19th, 2014 10:57 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Led by quarterback Warren Kerley completing 20 of 28 passes for 198 yards and running back Jordan Grubb rushing 20 times for 138 yards and three touchdowns, the Longhorns pulled away for a 34-14 victory over the Warriors.

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Local pizzeria owner honored and admired by his peers

Local pizzeria owner honored and admired by his peers

September 19th, 2014 10:00 pm by Tony Casey

The Main Street Pizza Company's Jamie Dove said the recent loss of Scratch Brick Oven's owner John Wrestler is rightfully shocking for all who knew him.

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