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How dangerous is West Market/West Watauga?

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How dangerous is West Market/West Watauga?

May 22nd, 2015 12:44 pm by Becky Campbell

Though crash numbers may be low in comparison to other Johnson City intersection, most accidents at the corner result in injuries.

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TLC pulls Christian crusader's family series amid sexual misconduct reports involving 5 girls

TLC pulls Christian crusader's family series amid sexual misconduct reports involving 5 girls

May 22nd, 2015 4:25 pm by Associated Press

Duggar issued an apology Thursday on Facebook for unspecified bad behavior as a youth and resigned his role as executive director for FRC Action, the tax-exempt legislative action arm of the Washington-based Family Research Council.

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Why Memorial Day matters - VIDEO

Why Memorial Day matters - VIDEO

May 22nd, 2015 4:12 pm by Tony Casey

Memorial Day is Monday, May 25 and many people will celebrate the day of remembrance for their own reasons.

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Update: Girls ages 11 & 13 reported that Johnson City man touched their genitals, court record shows

Update: Girls ages 11 & 13 reported that Johnson City man touched their genitals, court record shows

May 22nd, 2015 4:05 pm by Staff Report

Hugh Campbell, 64, faces three counts of sexual battery and one count of aggravated sexual battery.

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Update: Johnson City sewer employee charged with stealing $14K worth of brass

Update: Johnson City sewer employee charged with stealing $14K worth of brass

May 22nd, 2015 3:51 pm by Staff Report

Danny Ray Clark was charged with embezzlement over $10,000.

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Elizabethton school board approves contract for new director

Elizabethton school board approves contract for new director

May 22nd, 2015 3:47 pm by John Thompson

The board also unanimously approved the budget for the 2015-2016 fiscal year.

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Report says Carter County Rescue Squad doesn't need more money

Report says Carter County Rescue Squad doesn't need more money

May 22nd, 2015 2:28 pm by John Thompson

Rescue Squad Director Terry Arnold disputed some of the findings.

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PHOTOS: Traffic finally flows on Erwin's long- awaited railroad overpass

PHOTOS: Traffic finally flows on Erwin's long- awaited railroad overpass

May 22nd, 2015 12:22 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Referred to by some in town as the Erwin "sky bridge," the impressive piece of highway engineering under construction since early 2013 opened to traffic Thursday afternoon.

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At least 1 dead in NE Tennessee crash

At least 1 dead in NE Tennessee crash

May 22nd, 2015 12:17 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

At least one person was killed Friday morning in a car versus tractor-trailer accident on Rt. 66 just south of Rogersville.

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Kingsport minister accused of embezzling at least $70K from church

Kingsport minister accused of embezzling at least $70K from church

May 22nd, 2015 12:04 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Boyd Watson Holder Jr. is the pastor at Victory Apostolic Church on Kite Street.

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Your guide to Memorial Day and related events in NE Tennessee

Your guide to Memorial Day and related events in NE Tennessee

May 22nd, 2015 11:21 am by Dylan Chesser

Local organizations have several events planned for Memorial Day weekend in remembrance of those who have fought and died to protect Americans' liberty.

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