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State rep. candidates tackle Q&A before taking it to the House

State rep. candidates tackle Q&A before taking it to the House

July 12th, 2014 10:32 pm by Gary B. Gray

Here are the responses from three candidates for the Tennessee House of Representatives to questions asked by the Johnson City Press. Clayton Stout is a candidate in the 6th House District while Phil Carriger and Todd Franklin are both candidates in the 7

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Speropulos exits Washington Co. Commission

Speropulos exits Washington Co. Commission

July 8th, 2014 10:42 am by Gary B. Gray

Speropulos resigned July 3. His name will remain on the ballot, but he is for all intents and purposes no longer a commissioner.

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Voting registration deadline draws near

Voting registration deadline draws near

July 4th, 2014 10:54 pm by Gary B. Gray

The last day to register to vote in the Aug. 7 state primary and county general election is just one week away, and those wanting to weigh in on federal, state and local contests must do so no later than Tuesday, July 8.

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Roe launches re-election campaign

Roe launches re-election campaign

June 16th, 2014 12:08 pm by Gary B. Gray

"When you re-elected me two years ago, you did so with a clear message: stop the spending, stop the expansion of government into our private lives" - U.S. Rep Phil Roe.

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UPDATE: Ford told supporters about concession before going public

UPDATE: Ford told supporters about concession before going public

May 27th, 2014 2:52 pm by Gary B. Gray

Craig Ford, who considered contesting the May 6 Republican primary results in which incumbent Washington County Sheriff Ed Graybeal was re-elected by 12 votes, conceded the election Tuesday but said he will consider running for the spot again in 2018.

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Day launches write-in bid for Unicoi mayor's seat

Day launches write-in bid for Unicoi mayor's seat

May 23rd, 2014 10:00 pm by Brad Hicks

For Johnny Day, the numbers just don't add up, and he wants to take another crack at the office of Unicoi County mayor.

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Independent candidate Parrish bows out of Carter sheriff's race, throws support to Lunceford

Independent candidate Parrish bows out of Carter sheriff's race, throws support to Lunceford

May 23rd, 2014 3:51 pm by John Thompson

Incumbent Sheriff Chris Mathes, who lost a close GOP primary to challenger Dexter Lunceford, is running a write-in campaign for the August general election.

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Ford picks up 1 vote in sheriff's race as primary results certified, no word on recount

Ford picks up 1 vote in sheriff's race as primary results certified, no word on recount

May 22nd, 2014 5:55 pm by Gary B. Gray

That left him 12 votes short of incumbent Sheriff Ed Graybeal.

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Will 13-vote margin hold? May 6 primary results to be certified today

Will 13-vote margin hold? May 6 primary results to be certified today

May 22nd, 2014 12:03 am by Gary B. Gray

The May 6 Republican primary yielded a Washington County sheriff's race decided by 10 fingers and three toes and a controversial mistake that turned election night upside down for contestants vying for three 6th District County Commission seats.

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Write-in voting: How it works

Write-in voting: How it works

May 21st, 2014 9:50 am by John Thompson

The Carter County Election Commission reports that four write-in campaigns have already been announced for the Aug. 5 General Election.

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