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Unicoi County Schools program ready to grow after donation

Unicoi County Schools program ready to grow after donation

August 30th, 2014 7:49 am by Brad Hicks

With the necessary facilities now in hand, Unicoi County Schools students should soon reap what their peers in the county high school's vocational agriculture program sow.

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High in fiber: State OKs Erwin Utilities for fiber-optic expansion

High in fiber: State OKs Erwin Utilities for fiber-optic expansion

August 29th, 2014 9:35 pm by Brad Hicks

The state has given Erwin Utilities the go-ahead to proceed with its planned Fiber-to-the-Premise pilot project.

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Donated farm land to help Unicoi Co. students cultivate agricultural skills

Donated farm land to help Unicoi Co. students cultivate agricultural skills

August 28th, 2014 4:40 pm by Brad Hicks

The property donated by Farm Credit Mid-American is located at 109 Indian Creek Road in Erwin, and includes six greenhouses.

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Erwin budget includes no property tax hike

Erwin budget includes no property tax hike

August 27th, 2014 12:17 pm by Brad Hicks

Tuesday's approval of the budget sets the town's property tax rate at $1.0796 per $100 on real estate and personal property, the same rate as the 2013-14 fiscal year.

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Unicoi Co. Sheriff's Office budget still in contention

Unicoi Co. Sheriff's Office budget still in contention

August 27th, 2014 11:54 am by Brad Hicks

"It looks like there's not going to be any consideration from the majority of the County Commission to get anything passed" - Budget Committee Chairman Mickey Hatcher.

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News Local News Erwin Election 2014
Whether by drink or bottle, Unicoi to vote on liquor legality

Whether by drink or bottle, Unicoi to vote on liquor legality

August 26th, 2014 10:28 pm by Brad Hicks

The Unicoi County Election Commission has made it official - voters residing within the town of Erwin will have the opportunity to decide if liquor by drink and the establishment of retail liquor stores will be permitted in the town's limits.

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Erwin man stabbed to death in Colorado

Erwin man stabbed to death in Colorado

August 26th, 2014 12:11 pm by Brad Hicks

The victim was identified as Patrick Hampton, 31, of Erwin. According to police officials, Hampton was transported to a hospital where he died from his injuries.

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Several candidates lining up for spots on town boards

Several candidates lining up for spots on town boards

August 22nd, 2014 9:02 pm by Brad Hicks

Three seats on the Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen and two seats on the town of Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen will be up for grabs in the November general election, and it looks like each of these posts will be contested.

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Petition results may leave Erwin in high spirits

Petition results may leave Erwin in high spirits

August 20th, 2014 10:27 pm by Brad Hicks

If the proper requirements are met and everything checks out with the Unicoi County Election Commission, voters within the town of Erwin will have the opportunity during the November election to decide whether to allow for the sale of wine and liquor in t

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Mayor's 3-vote victory stands as Unicoi Co. Election Commission certifies results

Mayor's 3-vote victory stands as Unicoi Co. Election Commission certifies results

August 20th, 2014 10:13 am by Brad Hicks

Larry Rose says he won't seek a recount.

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