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Bear wanders around Jonesborough

Bear wanders around Jonesborough

June 24th, 2013 8:14 pm by Staff Report

A bear was sighted first along South Cherokee Street then along North Lincoln Avenue in the Foster Signs parking lot around 5:30 p.m. Monday, according to Jonesborough Department of Public Safety.

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Drug reaction results in child endangerment, meth charges for Stoney Creek woman

Drug reaction results in child endangerment, meth charges for Stoney Creek woman

June 24th, 2013 5:20 pm by John Thompson

The charges stem from an investigation that began Thursday when Carter County deputies responded to an apparent fight between two women at 189 Old Stoney Creek Road.

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Washington County jail officials looking into carbon monoxide detection system

Washington County jail officials looking into carbon monoxide detection system

June 24th, 2013 5:00 pm by Rex Barber

A local security firm will examine the Washington County Detention Center this morning to determine what kind of carbon monoxide detection system is needed after nearly two dozen inmates were sickened by the invisible gas this past weekend.

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Update: No injuries reported in auto repair business fire

Update: No injuries reported in auto repair business fire

June 24th, 2013 4:36 pm by Lee Talbert

The fire at Loyd's Garage, 2235 Old State Route 34, was reported just after 3:30 p.m. on Monday.

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Accident at University Parkway and Cherokee Road

June 24th, 2013 3:15 pm by Ron Campbell

A two vehicle accident at the intersection of Cherokee Rd. and University Parkway sent one vehicle onto Pine Oaks Golf Course

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‘Heart full of Jesus and a head full of knowledge’: Johnson City church honors scholars

‘Heart full of Jesus and a head full of knowledge’: Johnson City church honors scholars

June 24th, 2013 2:18 pm by Kayla Carter

For more than 25 years, Friendship Baptist Church has been recognizing students in the congregation of all ages for their academic success and excellence.

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Arrest warrant filed for man accused in Johnson City bomb incident

Arrest warrant filed for man accused in Johnson City bomb incident

June 24th, 2013 11:08 am by Staff Report

Court documents indicate the man called 911 the night of June 14 telling dispatchers he had a homemade bomb and intended to kill his ex-wife's boyfriend.

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Covered Bridge Festival brought back memories this year

Covered Bridge Festival brought back memories this year

June 24th, 2013 9:43 am by Kayla Carter

The 47th Covered Bridge Festival wrapped up this weekend.

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Updated: Charges dismissed against Johnson City man accused of killing mother, having sex with corpse

Updated: Charges dismissed against Johnson City man accused of killing mother, having sex with corpse

June 24th, 2013 9:24 am by Becky Campbell

Codey Miller was charged with first-degree murder and abuse of a corpse for the May 2009 strangulation death of his mother, 36-year-old Sherry Cooper.

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$1.5 million pushes pace of Johnson City/ Washington County Animal Shelter move

$1.5 million pushes pace of Johnson City/ Washington County Animal Shelter move

June 24th, 2013 9:03 am by Gary B. Gray

A last-minute move by Johnson City commissioners this week to include $1.5 million in the city’s budget to fund construction of the new Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter marked the most decisive and deliberate step taken in this quest so far,

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