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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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Chemical emergencies: Unicoi Co., NFS officials get training to cope

Chemical emergencies: Unicoi Co., NFS officials get training to cope

June 6th, 2014 11:26 am by Brad Hicks

Area first responders will agree that in the event of an emergency affecting the community at large, it is critical to have all the responding agencies on the same page.

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Federal sentence prompts dismissal of local charges in Johnson City man's teen sex solicitation case

Federal sentence prompts dismissal of local charges in Johnson City man's teen sex solicitation case

June 6th, 2014 10:52 am by Brad Hicks

Following his May 2013 arrest, Hoyle was charged by the Erwin Police Department with aggravated statutory rape, sexual battery by an authority figure and solicitation of a person under 18 years of age.

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Change is Possible: Group works to help disaster victims back on feet

Change is Possible: Group works to help disaster victims back on feet

June 2nd, 2014 2:42 pm by Staff Report

The Unicoi Co. Sheriff's Dept. obtained furniture for the aid program at no cost to the county, other than pick up and transport, via the U.S. military's surplus program, a program the department has utilized often since early 2013.

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Erwin railroad project poised to pick up steam

Erwin railroad project poised to pick up steam

May 26th, 2014 10:21 pm by Brad Hicks

The railroad overpass project in Erwin should begin to take further shape within the coming weeks, as the steel needed to construct a portion of the bridge has arrived.

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Alleged pizza spitter, gunman, meth maker indicted in Unicoi County

Alleged pizza spitter, gunman, meth maker indicted in Unicoi County

May 22nd, 2014 9:20 am by Brad Hicks

It was a busy day for the grand jury.

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Love Chapel: From school to studio

Love Chapel: From school to studio

May 20th, 2014 8:18 am by Brad Hicks

New owner plans to convert old school into a "full-scale movie, music and animation production facility."

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Unicoi Co. video fight: Mother gets plea deal, charges dropped for 2

Unicoi Co. video fight: Mother gets plea deal, charges dropped for 2

May 15th, 2014 2:01 pm by Brad Hicks

One of the 13-year-old girls involved in the fight had posted a video of the fight to her Facebook account.

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