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Unicoi Co. Commission majority pushes to fill school board vacancy

December 17th, 2014 9:15 am by Brad Hicks

Presented with a petition, Mayor Greg Lynch said a special meeting is likely before the will be held before the school board's Jan. 8 consideration of Director of Schools Denise Brown's contract.

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Erwin hopes to hammer down details on liquor by the drink

Erwin hopes to hammer down details on liquor by the drink

December 17th, 2014 9:21 pm by Brad Hicks

Officials with the town of Erwin will continue their work to nail down the town's regulations pertaining to liquor by the drink and retail package stores this Friday, as members of the Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen will meet in a work session this Fri

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Sister says family wants late brother's seat filled on Unicoi Co. school board

Sister says family wants late brother's seat filled on Unicoi Co. school board

December 16th, 2014 9:51 am by Brad Hicks

The Board of Education is set to consider the renewal of Director of Schools Denise Brown's contract on Jan. 8.

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Incomplete Unicoi school board likely to determine director's fate

Incomplete Unicoi school board likely to determine director's fate

December 11th, 2014 9:31 pm by Brad Hicks

Dwight Bennett's death left an open seat on the six-member Unicoi County Board of Education, and it appears unlikely that seat will be filled before the board meets next month to decide whether Unicoi County Director of Schools Denise Brown will continue

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Fire claims life of Unicoi County man

Fire claims life of Unicoi County man

December 11th, 2014 4:24 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley said the man died Thursday morning at a burn unit in the Wake Forest, N.C., area.

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Guns gone: Unicoi Co. Sheriff's Office seeks leads in burglary

Guns gone: Unicoi Co. Sheriff's Office seeks leads in burglary

December 9th, 2014 2:08 pm by Brad Hicks

Several firearms were taken in burglary.

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Board OKs funding for repairs to Erwin wastewater treatment facility

Board OKs funding for repairs to Erwin wastewater treatment facility

December 8th, 2014 10:28 pm by Brad Hicks

Now that it has the blessing of the Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen, Erwin Utilities intends to pursue funding for repairs and upgrades to its wastewater treatment facility.

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Unicoi Co. Jail placed on probation but preserves certification

Unicoi Co. Jail placed on probation but preserves certification

December 5th, 2014 9:27 pm by Brad Hicks

The Unicoi County Jail avoided decertification this week but has been placed on a Plan of Action.

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A century of worship: Erwin's First Baptist Church to celebrate heritage of old sanctuary

A century of worship: Erwin's First Baptist Church to celebrate heritage of old sanctuary

December 3rd, 2014 9:47 am by Brad Hicks

First Baptist is technically at least 228-years-old and, during that time, has been responsible for the "planting" of several area churches.

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Downtown Erwin readies for round 3 of revitalization

Downtown Erwin readies for round 3 of revitalization

November 30th, 2014 4:48 pm by Brad Hicks

The first two phases of the town of Erwin's downtown revitalization project are in the books, and work on the third phase is slated to begin after the new year.

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Van Brocklin: No new tax dollars for ETSU arts center

Van Brocklin: No new tax dollars for ETSU arts center

November 28th, 2014 9:59 pm by Nathan Baker

College and city officials have expressed a desire to strengthen ties, seeking mutually beneficial arrangements that pool resources and multiply positive affects.

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