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Man faces multiple charges after reportedly drag racing

Man faces multiple charges after reportedly drag racing

June 19th, 2013 9:27 pm by Staff Reports

A Johnson City man was cited with multiple charges after police saw him reportedly drag racing on his motorcycle on June 12, according to a police report.

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City Commission to discuss shelter funding

City Commission to discuss shelter funding

June 19th, 2013 8:54 pm by Gary B. Gray

City commissioners tonight are expected to discuss a recommendation made by Commissioner Clayton Stout on June 6 that would make Johnson City the major financial contributor to the new Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter.

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ETSU education dean says report ranking program among worst in nation flawed

ETSU education dean says report ranking program among worst in nation flawed

June 19th, 2013 3:45 pm by Rex Barber

ETSU’ Clemmer College of Education master's in teaching in elementary education ranked in the lowest 163 programs in the nation, according to the report, though the education dean said the methods used in the report were flawed.

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Judge signs order ending U-Haul fight with Johnson City

Judge signs order ending U-Haul fight with Johnson City

June 19th, 2013 12:07 pm by Gary B. Gray

With Washington County Circuit Court Judge Thomas signing off on the order, U-Haul's claim basically has been thrown out and is no longer a matter to be reviewed in court.

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Man charged with attempted murder in Kingsport stabbing

Man charged with attempted murder in Kingsport stabbing

June 19th, 2013 9:45 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Kingsport man has been charged with attempted second-degree murder after allegedly pursuing his wife to the home of a friend during a domestic dispute, then stabbing her acquaintance three times in the driveway.

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The Buzz: Today's look at local news worth knowing

The Buzz: Today's look at local news worth knowing

June 19th, 2013 8:15 am by Staff Report

A 4th Washington County inmate's death, a fatal bus crash for a local baseball team, an inspiring golf story, recent crime reports and more recent headlines.

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Blue Plum bike patrols start downtown festival police trend

Blue Plum bike patrols start downtown festival police trend

June 19th, 2013 4:11 am by Kayla Carter

Johnson City police link their use of bike patrols during the 2013 Blue Plum Festival to a decrease in that festival’s crime rate and their use of bike patrols will be increased for all downtown festivals.

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Spirit of Atlanta Drum Corps

June 19th, 2013 12:00 am by Dave Boyd

Spirit of Atlanta Drum Corps

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Elizabethton school board denies principal’s request to cancel transfer

Elizabethton school board denies principal’s request to cancel transfer

June 18th, 2013 10:43 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton City School Board voted 3-2 Tuesday night to deny a request by former West Side Elementary Principal Doug Mitchell to appeal his recent non rehire as principal and transfer a teaching position at T.A. Dugger Jr. High School.

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Atlanta Drum Corps take Science Hill stadium audience a few ‘steps’ back to Roaring Twenties

Atlanta Drum Corps take Science Hill stadium audience a few ‘steps’ back to Roaring Twenties

June 18th, 2013 10:20 pm by Kayla Carter

The 150 members of Spirit of Atlanta Drum & Bugle Corps took a Tuesday night audience back in time to the 1920s during their preview performance at Science Hill’s Kermit Tipton Stadium.

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