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Bicycle chain making Trek to downtown Johnson City

Bicycle chain making Trek to downtown Johnson City

November 17th, 2014 9:34 pm by Nathan Baker

A new business expects to roll into downtown Johnson City this spring, building on the area's recent turn toward two-wheeled transport.

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Common law? Legislators lobby to cancel Common Core in Tennessee

Common law? Legislators lobby to cancel Common Core in Tennessee

November 17th, 2014 9:26 pm by Gary B. Gray

Legislation filed in Nashville by two prominent committee leaders Monday would, if successful this coming session, cancel Tennessee's Common Core State Standards.

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Freeze > fur: Shelter director cautions pet owners against leaving animals outside in wintry weather

Freeze > fur: Shelter director cautions pet owners against leaving animals outside in wintry weather

November 17th, 2014 9:14 pm by Jessica Fuller, Press Staff Writer

Debbie Dobbs, executive director of the Washington County/Johnson City Animal Shelter, said that when it comes to freezing temperatures, there isn't much difference between pet and owner.

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State says no violations in dead calf dumpster disposal at Unicoi County school

State says no violations in dead calf dumpster disposal at Unicoi County school

November 17th, 2014 9:08 pm by Brad Hicks

Tennessee Department of Agriculture investigators have determined there was no wrongdoing in an incident involving a dead calf discovered in a dumpster behind a Unicoi County school, according to county Director of Schools Denise Brown.

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Police: Woman charged with DUI while children in car

Police: Woman charged with DUI while children in car

November 17th, 2014 8:55 pm by Staff Report

Police said a city woman was arrested on charges she drove while impaired with her two children in the car.

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Photo Gallery: Two local companies make their annual gifts to the Christmas Box

November 17th, 2014 4:10 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

THANK YOU International Paper and Moody Dumbar

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Local celebrities help kick off Angel Tree shopping for kids in need

Local celebrities help kick off Angel Tree shopping for kids in need

November 17th, 2014 2:05 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

To help low-income children in Washington, Carter and Unicoi county likely to receive very little at Christmas, the Salvation Army's Angel Tree shopping adoption project kicked off Thursday at The Mall at Johnson City and will get underway at area Walmar

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UT coach Butch Jones: Reported rape involves football players

UT coach Butch Jones: Reported rape involves football players

November 17th, 2014 1:12 pm by Don Jacobs and Dustin Dopriak, Knoxville News Sentinel

University of Tennessee football coach Butch Jones said Monday that the reported rape and sexual assault Sunday of two 19-year-old women at a South Knoxville apartment complex involves football players.

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Scam warning: Unicoi Co. sheriff says you're probably not a Publisher's Clearing House winner

Scam warning: Unicoi Co. sheriff says you're probably not a Publisher's Clearing House winner

November 17th, 2014 12:19 pm by Brad Hicks

The caller asked the family to purchase a money card for $500 to cover the taxes on their prizes and call in the card number.

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Erwin market owner charged with tax evasion

Erwin market owner charged with tax evasion

November 17th, 2014 12:15 pm by Brad Hicks

A Unicoi County business owner is facing more than a dozen counts of attempted sales tax evasion for allegedly failing to report more than $55,000 in sales taxes over a two-year period.

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