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City Commission budgets $1.5 million to build new Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter

City Commission budgets $1.5 million to build new Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter

June 20th, 2013 10:31 pm by Gary B. Gray

The City Commission on Thursday unanimously voted to add $1.5 million to its fiscal 2014 budget for the purpose of constructing the new Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter.

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Questions, opinions floated at public forum concerning Unicoi County Animal Shelter

Questions, opinions floated at public forum concerning Unicoi County Animal Shelter

June 20th, 2013 10:08 pm by Brad Hicks

Thursday evening, the Unicoi County Humane Society sponsored a public forum at the Erwin National Guard Armory for members of the public to obtain information and state their opinions on the Unicoi County Animal Shelter.

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Erwin alderman presents funding alternative for Unicoi County Animal Shelter

Erwin alderman presents funding alternative for Unicoi County Animal Shelter

June 20th, 2013 10:01 pm by Brad Hicks

At Thursday’s called meeting of the Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen, Sullins presented a proposal that he feels will not only provide the county shelter with the funding it is seeking, but would save the town thousands of dollars.

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Summer opportunity for construction, renovation at Milligan

Summer opportunity for construction, renovation at Milligan

June 20th, 2013 4:34 pm by Rex Barber

MILLIGAN COLLEGE — Buffalo Mountain dominates the view looking southwest from Milligan College’s new housing village.

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Brews, blues to help Northeast Tennessee Scouts reach out to underprivileged youths

Brews, blues to help Northeast Tennessee Scouts reach out to underprivileged youths

June 20th, 2013 3:52 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Trailblazer District of the Sequoyah Council of Boy Scouts is throwing a Reds, Whites, Brews & Blues benefit to expand the district’s outreach to boys in the Tri-Cities.

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Judge denies motion to dismiss misconduct charges against ex-Unicoi Co. sheriff Harris

Judge denies motion to dismiss misconduct charges against ex-Unicoi Co. sheriff Harris

June 20th, 2013 1:23 pm by Brad Hicks

The trial of former Unicoi County sheriff Kent Harris on multiple counts of official misconduct will begin on July 8 as planned.

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Super Downsize Me: Milligan students choose from McDonald's lighter menu options for experiment

Super Downsize Me: Milligan students choose from McDonald's lighter menu options for experiment premium content

June 20th, 2013 10:37 am by Rex Barber

Fast food for every meal every day for a month may not be considered healthy, especially if you’ve seen the documentary “Supersize Me,” but some Milligan College students are conducting an experiment to come to their own conclusions.

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Johnson City traffic stop results in habitual motor offender charge

Johnson City traffic stop results in habitual motor offender charge

June 20th, 2013 9:40 am by Staff Report

Police said Anthony Forney was arrested after he ran a stop sign.

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Buzzworthy: 10 local news stories you should know today

Buzzworthy: 10 local news stories you should know today

June 20th, 2013 7:52 am by Staff Report

Drugs and gun found in traffic stop, attempted murder charge in stabbing, U-Haul fight finished, Bonnaroo food, new ETSU football coach, the latest Police Blotter and more.

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Longtime Unicoi Co. commissioner quits to avoid business conflict

Longtime Unicoi Co. commissioner quits to avoid business conflict

June 20th, 2013 7:42 am by Brad Hicks

Longtime Commissioner Doug Bowman notified County Mayor Greg Lynch and fellow commissioners of his intent to resign from the commission and the county’s Planning Commission.

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