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Wolfe, Fitzgerald debate dollars, cents at Jonesborough mayor forum

Wolfe, Fitzgerald debate dollars, cents at Jonesborough mayor forum

October 23rd, 2014 10:21 pm by Max Hrenda

Though the topic of money can sometimes surface during election season, spectators in Jonesborough watched as a debate over finances turned into a renewal of a political rivalry.

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Police dog helps with arrest made over armed robbery at residence

Police dog helps with arrest made over armed robbery at residence

October 23rd, 2014 9:14 pm by John Thompson

The Carter County Sheriff's Department quickly made an arrest following what police said was an armed robbery at a Peters Hollow residence on Thursday.

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Watauga man dies of gunshot wound after being found near quarry

Watauga man dies of gunshot wound after being found near quarry

October 23rd, 2014 9:10 pm by John Thompson

A man died Thursday afternoon, only a few hours after he suffered an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound and despite efforts of Watauga Police Chief Jim Whaley to save the man's life.

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ETSU hoping new scholarships lure more students

ETSU hoping new scholarships lure more students

October 23rd, 2014 9:07 pm by Nathan Baker

New scholarship offerings may help East Tennessee State University shed its reputation as a commuter school and draw increased enrollment from both in-state and outside students.

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Early voting numbers show dip in Washington County participation

Early voting numbers show dip in Washington County participation

October 23rd, 2014 9:02 pm by Gary B. Gray

Early voting for the Nov. 4 general election is at the halfway point, and Washington County has so far drawn fewer voters than the last comparable election in 2010.

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ETSU Dance Marathon to benefit the Children's Miracle Network - PHOTOS

October 23rd, 2014 8:44 pm by Tony Casey

More than 100 people danced for a cause at East Tennessee State University on Thursday night during the Dance Marathon, held in the ballroom at the D.P. Culp University Center.

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Black mold forces Sullivan County school to close

Black mold forces Sullivan County school to close

October 23rd, 2014 5:26 pm by Rick Wagner, NET News Service

Black mold has prompted Sullivan County school officials to close Indian Springs Elementary School Friday for mold remediation.

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ETSU announces new scholarships

ETSU announces new scholarships

October 23rd, 2014 12:03 pm by Staff Report

The scholarships will benefit both in-state and out-of-state students at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

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Former ETSU student among 4 arrested while protesting police brutality in Chattanooga

Former ETSU student among 4 arrested while protesting police brutality in Chattanooga

October 23rd, 2014 11:05 am by Times Free Press/Johnson City Press

The protesters were marching with Concerned Citizens for Justice Wednesday as part of a national day of protests and were arrested when they entered the intersection and blocked traffic, the group said on its Facebook page.

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Reel to real: 'The River' is swallowing chunks of park where Gibson/Spacek movie was filmed

Reel to real: 'The River' is swallowing chunks of park where Gibson/Spacek movie was filmed

October 23rd, 2014 8:45 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Thirty years after Shane Bailey helped his fictional parents Mel Gibson and Sissy Spacek save Laurel Run from the swelling Holston River, he's having to do it for real.

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