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Carter County Commission OKs contracts for rescue squad, health insurance

Carter County Commission OKs contracts for rescue squad, health insurance

June 18th, 2013 9:27 am by John Thompson

The contracts will represent a savings of more than $250,000 a year for taxpayers.

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Updated — Elizabethton Twins bus involved in fatal crash in Florida

Updated — Elizabethton Twins bus involved in fatal crash in Florida

June 18th, 2013 8:59 am by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — A charter bus carrying the Elizabethton Twins baseball team from its training facilities in Florida to Elizabethton was involved in a fatal crash early Tuesday morning near Jacksonville.

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The Buzz: Local news worth talking about

The Buzz: Local news worth talking about

June 18th, 2013 8:03 am by Staff Report

In case you missed these items, here are 10 stories worth reading on JohnsonCityPress.com.

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Johnson City police continue to investigate Friday bomb scare

Johnson City police continue to investigate Friday bomb scare

June 17th, 2013 10:03 pm by Kayla Carter

It is still being determined whether charges will be placed against the suspect of a Johnson City Police and bomb squad investigation on Lamont Street on Friday night.

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County woman charged in dog’s death

County woman charged in dog’s death

June 17th, 2013 9:39 pm by Becky Campbell

A Washington County woman was charged Monday with animal cruelty for the death of her Pomeranian after she left the dog in an unshaded pen with no water on a 90-degree day last month.

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Stepfather charged with choking stepson

Stepfather charged with choking stepson

June 17th, 2013 9:21 pm by Staff Report

A stepfather was charged Saturday with domestic aggravated assault after police said visible red marks consistent with choking with two hands were found on his stepson’s neck.

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Juvenile court construction on track for January opening

Juvenile court construction on track for January opening

June 17th, 2013 9:21 pm by Gary B. Gray

The transformation of Johnson City’s former Seniors Center into its new and comparatively expansive Juvenile Court is now about 50 percent complete, and construction and renovations are keeping pace with the estimated completion date near the first of the

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Man accused of pulling gun in confrontation near downtown Johnson City restaurant

Man accused of pulling gun in confrontation near downtown Johnson City restaurant

June 17th, 2013 8:54 pm by Staff Report

A man was arrested after he allegedly pulled a gun on a woman who in return pulled a knife on him while he was walking back to a Johnson City bar around 2:30 a.m. Sunday, according to court documents.

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Liquid substance found on JC man was meth, according to court documents

Liquid substance found on JC man was meth, according to court documents

June 17th, 2013 4:34 pm by STAFF REPORT

Ronald J. Collins, 37, 130 Wichita St., was charged Friday with a schedule II drug violation.

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Citizen tip results in two arrested on cocaine charges

Citizen tip results in two arrested on cocaine charges

June 17th, 2013 4:25 pm by Kayla Carter

Two men were arrested on crack cocaine charges after a citizen tipped off police about a drug deal taking place in the parking lot of a Johnson City discount store Friday, according to court documents.

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