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Taste of Johnson City event returns to old haunt

Taste of Johnson City event returns to old haunt

September 5th, 2013 10:31 am by Jennifer Sprouse

Closing in on its 31st year of providing a night dedicated to the Johnson City-Jonesborough-Washington County restaurant and beverage industry, the Chamber of Commerce will host the Taste of Johnson City at an old stomping ground this year, complete with

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Report: Burglar pours himself a drink after Bloomingdale woman finds him in her bed

Report: Burglar pours himself a drink after Bloomingdale woman finds him in her bed

September 5th, 2013 10:03 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The Bristol, Va., man faces multiple charges in the incident.

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Washington County/Johnson City EMS receives Ambu-Bus to be used to transport multiple patients

Washington County/Johnson City EMS receives Ambu-Bus to be used to transport multiple patients

September 4th, 2013 9:31 pm by Becky Campbell

A new piece of equipment at the Washington County/Johnson City EMS is something officials there hope they’ll never need, but if there is a mass casualty disaster here, the agency now has a way to transport multiple patients at one time.

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Johnson City mayor to detail animal shelter plans at City Commission meeting

Johnson City mayor to detail animal shelter plans at City Commission meeting

September 4th, 2013 9:29 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

After nailing down a location for the new Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter Tuesday, as well as a building design, Johnson City Mayor Ralph Van Brocklin will give a presentation at Thursday’s City Commission meeting.

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Two sent to local hospitals after domestic situation

Two sent to local hospitals after domestic situation

September 4th, 2013 9:19 pm by Staff Reports

A domestic situation that sent two people to the hospital was under investigation Wednesday evening, Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley said.

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Local ACT scores top state average

Local ACT scores top state average

September 4th, 2013 9:18 pm by Nathan Baker

Test scores of last year’s graduating class from Providence Academy were a record for the school and surpassed the 26.5 average score of all the previous Providence Academy students who have taken the ACT test since 2003.

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Dragon boat practice begins

September 4th, 2013 8:22 pm by Lee Talbert

Dragon boat practice begins

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The Buzz: Local news that will get you talking today

The Buzz: Local news that will get you talking today

September 4th, 2013 3:58 pm by Staff Report

Miss something? The Buzz has your back. Here are 15 local news stories worth your time.

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Update: Home invasion that caused Unicoi Co. school lockdown was false report

Update: Home invasion that caused Unicoi Co. school lockdown was false report

September 4th, 2013 2:10 pm by Brad Hicks

ERWIN — Unicoi County's secondary schools and one elementary school have been locked down in a precaution as authorities search for two men who robbed someone in the area.

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Three state officials tour Dawn of Hope; commissioners hopeful funding will be increased

Three state officials tour Dawn of Hope; commissioners hopeful funding will be increased

September 4th, 2013 11:55 am by Sue Guinn Legg

This year’s small increase in government reimbursements for services to Tennesseans with intellectual and developmental disabilities was the first increase agencies like Johnson City’s Dawn of Hope Development Center have seen since 2005.

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