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City Commission begins process to host 29-acre retail development

City Commission begins process to host 29-acre retail development

July 17th, 2013 9:33 pm by Gary B. Gray

Brentwood’s GBT Realty Corp. has proposed a new retail development that would sit on a roughly 29-acre parcel off North State of Franklin Road.

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6 months after landslide, King Springs Road still impassable

6 months after landslide, King Springs Road still impassable

July 17th, 2013 9:30 pm by Gary B. Gray

On Jan. 16, following a natural mishap in which a stretch of King Springs Road was made impassable when it fell into Sinking Creek.

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Flash Flooding

July 17th, 2013 8:09 pm by Lee Talbert

Flash Flooding

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Flooding in east Johnson City

July 17th, 2013 6:40 pm by Sam Watson

Wednesday afternoon flooding along East Watauga Avenue in Johnson City.

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Flooded roads and power outages sweep city

Flooded roads and power outages sweep city

July 17th, 2013 6:27 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Marking the third consecutive Wednesday the area has seen heavy rain and severe storms, yesterday’s thunderstorm, this time with severe lightning, hit fast and hard, which caused flooding and power outages throughout Johnson City and the region.

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Former Carter County sheriff Henson takes Alford plea in sexual battery case

Former Carter County sheriff Henson takes Alford plea in sexual battery case

July 17th, 2013 4:57 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON – Former Carter County Sheriff John Henson, 67, who served as sheriff for over a decade and was a member of the sheriff's department for over four decades entered an Alford plea of guilty in Criminal Court on Wednesday to a charge of sexual b

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Hampton woman charged in child abuse, rape case involving bought, traded pictures

Hampton woman charged in child abuse, rape case involving bought, traded pictures

July 17th, 2013 4:48 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — A Hampton woman is facing state and federal charges following an investigation of what Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes said was one of the worst crimes he has seen in his long career.

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McKinney Center events on hold until work done

McKinney Center events on hold until work done

July 17th, 2013 3:58 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

On the request of the State Fire Marshall, limited programming that was to be offered at Jonesborough’s new McKinney Cultural Center Arts Center during the final weeks of the building’s renovation will remain at their existing offsite locations.

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Update: Johnson City woman killed in afternoon accident along Tenn. Highway 91

Update: Johnson City woman killed in afternoon accident along Tenn. Highway 91

July 17th, 2013 2:59 pm by Staff report

A 20-year-old woman was killed and a 12-year-old girl was injured when they were hit by sport utility vehicle while walking along Tenn. Highway 91 in the Stoney Creek community Wednesday afternoon.

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Four former Johnson City nursing home employees enter guilty pleas to abusing elderly patients

Four former Johnson City nursing home employees enter guilty pleas to abusing elderly patients

July 17th, 2013 11:18 am by Becky Campbell

They each face one to two years in prison.

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