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EDC Council’s action plan for county looks to take advantage of opportunities

EDC Council’s action plan for county looks to take advantage of opportunities

June 29th, 2013 9:53 pm by Madison Mathews

The future success of Washington County looks bright, and the Washington County Economic Development Council has created an action plan dedicated to seeing the area grow and develop.

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Man on motorized bike dies after fall from bridge onto railroad

Man on motorized bike dies after fall from bridge onto railroad

June 29th, 2013 6:49 pm by Staff Report

The Elizabethton Police Department was investigating an incident Saturday in which a man was apparently thrown from his motorized bicycle to his death on the railroad bed below Tenn. Highway 67.

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Jehovah's Witnesses baptize 55 new members during district convention weekends

Jehovah's Witnesses baptize 55 new members during district convention weekends

June 29th, 2013 4:35 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The Jehovah's Witnesses celebrated two weekends of district conventions at Freedom Hall Civic Center in Johnson City.

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Update: Police say men threw bricks at each other

Update: Police say men threw bricks at each other

June 29th, 2013 3:17 pm by Staff report

An investigation into a fight involving two men throwing bricks at each other ended with them both going to jail.

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Judge wants to look up law before accepting plea in vehicular homicide case

Judge wants to look up law before accepting plea in vehicular homicide case

June 29th, 2013 9:40 am by Becky Campbell

A vehicular homicide case delayed last year after a judge said he had trouble with accepting the plea agreement was back in court Friday, but again Judge Robert Cupp reset it so he could look up case law.

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Man in child abuse case put on unsupervised release

Man in child abuse case put on unsupervised release

June 29th, 2013 9:39 am by Brad Hicks

The sentence of a former Johnson City restaurant owner who pleaded guilty to a child abuse charge in late 2010 was transferred to unsupervised release at a Friday hearing in Unicoi County Criminal Court.

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The Buzz: Stories you should know about today

The Buzz: Stories you should know about today

June 29th, 2013 9:38 am by Staff Reports

In case you missed these posts, here are nine stories worth your time on JohnsonCityPress.com:

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Jehovah Witness Convention at Freedom Hall

June 29th, 2013 12:00 am by Dave Boyd

Jehovah's Witnesses Dave Boyd/Johnson City Press The annual Jehovah's Witness convention is underway at Freedom Hall in Johnson City.

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History brings Haslam to interpretive center’s dedication

History brings Haslam to interpretive center’s dedication

June 28th, 2013 10:01 pm by John Thompson

Gov. Bill Haslam said he was returning to the roots of his predecessor Friday during a visit to Sycamore Shoals.

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Hobby lands doctor spot in Hall of Fame

Hobby lands doctor spot in Hall of Fame

June 28th, 2013 9:51 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Starting off his tennis career with no formal instruction, just knocking the tennis balls around with neighborhood friends, Dr. William T. Mathes has always thought of his involvement with the sport as somewhat of a hobby.

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