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Tiny home, big show: Unicoi County family set for reality TV debut

Tiny home, big show: Unicoi County family set for reality TV debut

July 9th, 2014 9:34 am by Brad Hicks

The owners of Erwin's USA Raft will be featured on a reality television series this month highlighting their 331-square-foot cabin.

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Unicoi Co. Animal Welfare Board approves citation rules for strays, barking dogs, bite cases,  animal cruelty

Unicoi Co. Animal Welfare Board approves citation rules for strays, barking dogs, bite cases, animal cruelty

July 2nd, 2014 11:23 am by Brad Hicks

"Basically, it's everything we already do, it's just written out" - Unicoi County Animal Shelter Director Jessica Rogers.

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Mayor, election, register offices on deck in Unicoi budget talks

Mayor, election, register offices on deck in Unicoi budget talks

July 1st, 2014 10:21 pm by Brad Hicks

The proposed 2014-15 fiscal year budgets for the Unicoi County mayor's office, the office of register of deeds and the Unicoi County Election Commission were discussed at Tuesday's meeting of the Unicoi County Commission's Budget Committee.

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Unicoi developers look at expanding historical designations

Unicoi developers look at expanding historical designations

June 29th, 2014 9:20 pm by Brad Hicks

The A.R. Brown House on South Main Avenue was once occupied by Albert Rosecrans Brown, an influential figure in the town's early days.

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Unicoi County tax rate to generate less cash than previous year

Unicoi County tax rate to generate less cash than previous year

June 26th, 2014 9:07 pm by Brad Hicks

A penny will be worth slightly less in the 2014-15 fiscal year and, at Thursday's meeting of the Unicoi County Commission's Budget Committee, officials learned why.

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Board gets more time for budget; store may be interested in property

Board gets more time for budget; store may be interested in property

June 24th, 2014 9:55 am by Brad Hicks

Officials with the town of Erwin are still in the process of preparing the town's budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year, and on Monday, the town's Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved a measure to give officials a little more time to do so.

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NFS 'operating well,' says NRC chair after visit

NFS 'operating well,' says NRC chair after visit

June 23rd, 2014 9:00 pm by Brad Hicks

The country's top nuclear regulatory official was joined by U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander as she paid her first visit to Erwin's Nuclear Fuel Services facilities Monday, and in what is sure to be good news to those at the facility, she was impressed by what s

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Erwin July 4 parade to honor veterans

Erwin July 4 parade to honor veterans

June 18th, 2014 10:42 am by Brad Hicks

The names of around around 5,000 local military veterans adorn the marble slabs at the Unicoi County Veterans' Memorial Park but, according to Erwin resident Jim Buchanan, an event to honor and show appreciation to these men and women for their service ha

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Nolichucky River cleanup set Saturday

Nolichucky River cleanup set Saturday

June 17th, 2014 3:39 pm by Brad Hicks

Many view the Nolichucky River as a scenic destination that lends itself to outdoor recreational opportunities such as fishing, rafting and canoeing. Others, however, view the river as something of a dumpsite - a place to deposit unwanted refuse.

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Smoke damage shuts down Erwin mental health office

Smoke damage shuts down Erwin mental health office

June 10th, 2014 11:43 am by Staff Report

Frontier Health's Erwin Mental Health Center will be closed today through Friday, according to a news release.

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