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Still no agreement between Carter County, rescue squad

Still no agreement between Carter County, rescue squad

May 21st, 2013 12:18 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — There is still no agreement between the Carter County Commission and the Carter County Emergency Rescue Squad that would designate the squad as the exclusive provider of emergency medical service in the county after June 30.

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School intruder training photos from Daniel Boone High School

May 21st, 2013 11:02 am by Tony Duncan

A group of 60 Washington County schoolteachers are likely the first in the country to receive armed intruder training to learn how to protect students and themselves in the event of a school shooting event here.

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Update: Johnson City woman charged with felony shoplifting, drug possession

Update: Johnson City woman charged with felony shoplifting, drug possession

May 21st, 2013 10:41 am by Staff Report

An accused Johnson City mall shoplifter picked up a drug possession charge as she was arrested on Monday.

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Unicoi man gets 106-month federal prison term on drug, gun charges

Unicoi man gets 106-month federal prison term on drug, gun charges

May 21st, 2013 10:18 am by Brad Hicks

GREENEVILLE — A Unicoi man was sentenced to spend more than eight years in prison on cocaine and fiearms-related charges Monday in U.S. District Court in Greeneville.

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Unicoi board holds off on liquor store decisions

Unicoi board holds off on liquor store decisions

May 21st, 2013 10:10 am by Brad Hicks

UNICOI — The town of Unicoi’s Board of Mayor and Aldermen needs a little more time before it votes on a pair of retail liquor store applications, as several aldermen had not yet viewed the applications.

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Man picks up multiple teen-sex charges

Man picks up multiple teen-sex charges

May 21st, 2013 9:53 am by Staff report

A Jonesborough man was jailed last week on multiple counts of sexual battery involving two young teenage girls, according to a presentment returned earlier this month by a Washington County grand jury.

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Johnson City Press seeking photos, interviews from those affected by the Okla. tornado

Johnson City Press seeking photos, interviews from those affected by the Okla. tornado

May 21st, 2013 9:40 am by Staff report

Anyone affected by or who knows someone affected by the devastating tornado in Oklahoma Monday is asked to contact the Johnson City Press.

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School safety tops Johnson City budget talks

School safety tops Johnson City budget talks

May 21st, 2013 9:06 am by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City’s 2014 fiscal budget, estimated at about $210 million, is filled with numbers, estimates, projections and percentages, but the glaring human side of this particular spending plan emerged in a lengthy meeting Monday night when the safety, heal

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New techniques taught to avoid school intruders

New techniques taught to avoid school intruders

May 20th, 2013 10:10 pm by Becky Campbell

A group of 60 Washington County schoolteachers are likely the first in the country to receive armed intruder training to learn how to protect students and themselves in the event of a school shooting event here.

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Man charged with stalking arraigned

Man charged with stalking arraigned

May 20th, 2013 9:50 pm by Staff Report

A convicted sex offender arrested last week on four counts of felony aggravated stalking was arraigned Monday in a Washington County courtroom.

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