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Erwin woman who urinated on tombstone to serve 10 days in jail

Erwin woman who urinated on tombstone to serve 10 days in jail

October 3rd, 2014 12:53 pm by Brad Hicks

Per Sarah Jane Marsh's plea, charges of resisting arrest and criminal trespassing were dismissed.

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Going nuclear: NFS, NRC hash out details over operations, oversight

Going nuclear: NFS, NRC hash out details over operations, oversight

September 30th, 2014 11:07 pm by Brad Hicks

Questions over recent events at the Nuclear Fuel Services facility and comments concerning the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's oversight of the Erwin plant dominated a Tuesday meeting hosted by the NRC to discuss a myriad of NFS-related topics.

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Museum hopes Clinchfield study keeps students on track

Museum hopes Clinchfield study keeps students on track

September 29th, 2014 9:48 pm by Brad Hicks

The establishment of the Clinchfield Railroad in the early 1900s indelibly shaped the culture of history of Unicoi County, with its impact still seen to this day.

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UPDATE: Unicoi sheriff agrees to budget, foregoes lawsuit

UPDATE: Unicoi sheriff agrees to budget, foregoes lawsuit

September 25th, 2014 4:22 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley has signed a budgetary letter of agreement with County Mayor Greg Lynch and will not pursue a lawsuit against the county, the sheriff and mayor announced in a Wednesday afternoon news conference.

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Lack of school board chairman threatens teacher paychecks in Unicoi Co.

Lack of school board chairman threatens teacher paychecks in Unicoi Co.

September 25th, 2014 2:22 pm by Brad Hicks

The board will meet in a special called session this evening at 6 p.m. to consider electing a board chairman for the 2014-15 school year.

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Erwin eateries explore outdoor dining options

Erwin eateries explore outdoor dining options

September 24th, 2014 8:57 pm by Brad Hicks

Several of Erwin's eatery owners are interested in taking advantage of the new-look downtown by offering patrons a sidewalk dining experience, and town officials are looking at ways to accommodate this.

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Erwin officials hope new downtown ripe for Apple Festival

Erwin officials hope new downtown ripe for Apple Festival

September 21st, 2014 9:37 pm by Brad Hicks

Thousands of visitors will soon descend upon downtown Erwin as the area plays host to the 37th annual Unicoi County Apple Festival Oct. 3-4, and Erwin officials hope these attendees will find the new-look downtown more inviting than ever.

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The law won: Unicoi committee finalizes sheriff's budget

The law won: Unicoi committee finalizes sheriff's budget

September 16th, 2014 10:44 pm by Brad Hicks

Although the measure does not meet all of the requests laid out by Sheriff Mike Hensley, the Unicoi County Commission's Budget Committee has agreed upon a 2014-15 fiscal year bottom line total for the Unicoi County Sheriff's Department.

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Mayor appoints Hopson to Unicoi board

Mayor appoints Hopson to Unicoi board

September 16th, 2014 9:07 am by Brad Hicks

The town of Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen once again has a full board in place.

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Artist, students re-write tragic tale of hanged elephant

Artist, students re-write tragic tale of hanged elephant - VIDEO

September 13th, 2014 11:04 pm by Max Hrenda

With the help of a nationally recognized artist, East Tennessee State University students shined a light on one of the region's more abhorred stories - and maybe even chased away some bad mojo in the process.

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