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Johnson City man accused of selling heroin to undercover agents

Johnson City man accused of selling heroin to undercover agents

June 26th, 2013 3:07 pm by Rex Barber

A Johnson City man awaiting trial on drug charges was arrested Wednesday after selling heroin to undercover drug agents, according to Johnson City police.

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Johnson City man accused in Lamont Street bomb appointed public defender

Johnson City man accused in Lamont Street bomb appointed public defender

June 26th, 2013 11:00 am by Becky Campbell

David Collins, 49, was booked into the Washington County Detention Center about 4:30 p.m Tuesday on charges stemming from the June 14 incident.

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Employee: New doctor will practice at Castle Clinic in absence of physician accused in police chase

Employee: New doctor will practice at Castle Clinic in absence of physician accused in police chase

June 26th, 2013 10:34 am by Rex Barber

Castle Clinic in Johnson City remains open after the arrest of the physician who practiced there, despite other media reports that the state had shut it down.

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Carter County planners get complaints on cars, lots

Carter County planners get complaints on cars, lots

June 26th, 2013 9:05 am by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — With the abundant rainfall this year, the Carter County Planning Commission is receiving lots of complaints about residences with overgrown yards.

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Woman who broke her arm to get out of jail ordered to pay $24k for medical bill

Woman who broke her arm to get out of jail ordered to pay $24k for medical bill

June 26th, 2013 8:56 am by Jeff Bobo — Kingsport Times-News

ROGERSVILLE — A woman who believed that jail inmates with serious injuries get released from custody was ordered last week to pay the $24,726 medical bill she ran up for the Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office after she had a fellow inmate break her arm.

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Wedding season begins to see larger ceremonies

Wedding season begins to see larger ceremonies

June 26th, 2013 8:38 am by Madison Mathews

After opting for smaller affairs over the last several years, brides and grooms are beginning to say “I do” to bigger ceremonies, according to local wedding business owners.

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School programs, jobs threatened due to county budget crunch

School programs, jobs threatened due to county budget crunch

June 26th, 2013 8:23 am by Madison Mathews

School programs and staff positions could be on the chopping block following the county’s rejection of a multi-million dollar spending plan if county commissioners don’t find a way to fund Washington County Schools’ needs next year, according to Director

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The Buzz: Local news worth talking about

The Buzz: Local news worth talking about

June 26th, 2013 7:51 am by Staff Report

Your daily links to local and regional headlines you may have missed.

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Minor parties gain foothold as judge changes state election laws

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June 26th, 2013 12:01 am by Gary B. Gray

Tennessee’s “minor” political parties gained a legal foothold last week when a federal judge iced efforts by Tre Hargett, secretary of state, and Mark Goins, coordinator of elections, to dismiss a ruling that found several election laws unconstitutional a

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First steps taken to begin installation of carbon detectors

First steps taken to begin installation of carbon detectors

June 25th, 2013 10:05 pm by Becky Campbell

Washington County sheriff’s officials took the first step Tuesday to rectify a problem that led to dozens of inmates being sickened from carbon monoxide poisoning last weekend.

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