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Carter budget group suggests buying defibrillators

Carter budget group suggests buying defibrillators

October 15th, 2013 9:19 am by John Thompson

Although the Budget Committee of the Carter County Commission is watching the county’s reserves closely in this tight budget year, the committee saw the value of purchasing two automatic defibrillators for placement in the principal county buildings.

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Hokie-Smokey showdown: Local businesses expected to score from big game at BMS

Hokie-Smokey showdown: Local businesses expected to score from big game at BMS

October 15th, 2013 8:41 am by Nathan Baker

No matter who has the most points when the final whistle blows on Sept. 10, 2016, one clear winner from the “Biggest College Football Game Ever” will be the local economy.

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Skateboarding, bicycling teens draw owner’s ire

Skateboarding, bicycling teens draw owner’s ire

October 14th, 2013 8:54 pm by Brad Hicks

Lou Snider, owner of the Hawg-N-Dawg restaurant at the corner of Main Avenue and Union Street, used the citizen comments portion of Monday’s meeting of the Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen to discuss a concern that he said he and other business owners in

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Man suing Sessions Court judge has his day in court

Man suing Sessions Court judge has his day in court

October 14th, 2013 8:37 pm by John Thompson

A man who filed lawsuit against Sessions Court Judge John Walton in Chancery Court in January had a good day in Walton’s court Monday.

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Update: ETSU field for new medical school dean down to 3

Update: ETSU field for new medical school dean down to 3

October 14th, 2013 11:34 am by Nathan Baker

One of three candidates named Monday will likely be the next dean of medicine for East Tennessee State University’s James H. Quillen College of Medicine.

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Johnson City spay, neuter ordinance gains steam

Johnson City spay, neuter ordinance gains steam

October 14th, 2013 11:21 am by Becky Campbell

A city ordinance to hold pet owners accountable for their unspayed or unneutered animals is back in city discussions, and one city official said it’s just good sense.

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'Battle at Bristol' is on: UT, Virginia Tech to face off at BMS

'Battle at Bristol' is on: UT, Virginia Tech to face off at BMS

October 14th, 2013 11:08 am by Jeff Birchfield

"College Football's Biggest Game Ever" will take place on Sept. 10, 2016.

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Update: Johnson City police investigate armed robbery similar to one on ETSU campus

Update: Johnson City police investigate armed robbery similar to one on ETSU campus

October 14th, 2013 10:13 am by Staff Report

ETSU officials issued a campus safety alert early this morning after a student reported that he was robbed at gunpoint in a campus parking lot.

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Alf Peoples: Railroading in the blood for Erwin man

Alf Peoples: Railroading in the blood for Erwin man premium content

October 13th, 2013 8:39 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

While many people in the area have their own stories and memories associated with the Clinchfield Railroad No. 1, for A.J. “Alf” Peoples, the railroad’s history is in many ways his own.

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State attorney general continues to review pending sale of UCMH

State attorney general continues to review pending sale of UCMH

October 13th, 2013 8:32 pm by Brad Hicks

As the target closing date for Mountain States Health Alliance’s acquisition of Unicoi County Memorial Hospital approaches, the state attorney general’s office is continuing its review of the pending transaction.

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