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Local students try out new crime prevention program

Local students try out new crime prevention program

August 20th, 2013 9:15 pm by Becky Campbell

Students at one local high school are learning the benefits of positive actions through a new curriculum, and school leaders hope it will improve the overall atmosphere in classrooms and hallways.

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American Idol Audition Bus to make stop in Knoxville

American Idol Audition Bus to make stop in Knoxville

August 20th, 2013 6:57 pm by Staff Reports

The American Idol Audition Bus will searching for talent for this year's competition at Krutch Park, 504 Market Street SW, starting at 8 a.m.

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Volunteer firefighter douses competition, takes home crown

Volunteer firefighter douses competition, takes home crown

August 20th, 2013 5:55 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Kayla Hobbs, 18, of Kingsport was crowned as the 2013 Miss Appalachian Fair Monday night at the Fairest of the Fair competition.

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ETSU Pride Week 2013  includes treasure hunting, event discounts, more

ETSU Pride Week 2013 includes treasure hunting, event discounts, more

August 20th, 2013 4:53 pm by Rex Barber

The 16th ETSU Pride Week, an annual awareness campaign celebrating the school and its impact on the region, actually begins Thursday and continues through Aug. 30.

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Buzzworthy: Local news stories sure to get you talking today

Buzzworthy: Local news stories sure to get you talking today

August 20th, 2013 4:42 pm by Staff Report

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Police roundup: Stolen laptop; assault; domestic disturbance

Police roundup: Stolen laptop; assault; domestic disturbance

August 20th, 2013 12:17 pm by Staff report

A roundup of local recent police activities includes the theft of a laptop computer.

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Dragon Boats lined up for Regional Cancer Centers

Dragon Boats lined up for Regional Cancer Centers

August 20th, 2013 12:05 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Mountain States Foundation’s eighth annual Dragon Boat Festival is set to run Sept. 7 on the lakefront at Winged Deer Park.

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Washington County Sheriff's Department files answer to family's $20 million lawsuit regarding inmate death

Washington County Sheriff's Department files answer to family's $20 million lawsuit regarding inmate death

August 20th, 2013 11:09 am by Becky Campbell

Stewart W. Peppers, 22, died April 29 while being transported to the Johnson City Medical Center by ambulance. His family believes he was subjected to 20 minutes of being beaten, shocked by Tasers and sprayed with a chemical agent used to subdue people w

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Update: Johnson City police investigating infant death at Knob Creek Road apartment

Update: Johnson City police investigating infant death at Knob Creek Road apartment

August 20th, 2013 10:32 am by Staff report

The death was reported at Johnson City Medical Center Monday afternoon after an EMS crew found the infant unresponsive at a Knob Creek Road apartment.

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Miss Fairest of the Fair 2013 crowned

Miss Fairest of the Fair 2013 crowned

August 20th, 2013 9:15 am by Staff report

This year's Fairest of the Fair Contest winner was Kayla Hobbs, 18, of Kingsport.

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