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Drinking, gun buying gets Johnson City pals off on wrong foot

Drinking, gun buying gets Johnson City pals off on wrong foot

December 24th, 2014 10:34 am by Staff Report

An accidental shooting overnight sent one drinking buddy to the hospital with a foot wound and another to jail on reckless endangerment charges, Johnson City Police Department investigators said.

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51-degree temperatures predicted for annual Frostbite race

51-degree temperatures predicted for annual Frostbite race

December 24th, 2014 9:36 am by John Thompson

Two boating events on Watauga Race have become regional traditions in recent years. One is the boat parade on July 4 and the other is the other is the Annual Frostbite Sailing Race on Jan. 1, sponsored by the Watauga Lake Sailing Club.

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Sycamore Shoals to keep celebrating holidays into January with Old Christmas

Sycamore Shoals to keep celebrating holidays into January with Old Christmas

December 24th, 2014 9:30 am by John Thompson

For most of the places in the Tri-Cities, the celebration of this Christmas season will come to an end after Thursday. That is not the case at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area, where they are anxiously counting down the days until early January to cele

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Local ministry helps homeless families through holidays

Local ministry helps homeless families through holidays

December 23rd, 2014 7:23 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

More than a dozen Johnson City families will remember this Christmas, but not for the decorations, the songs or the presents. They'll remember it as the Christmas they spent homeless.

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Elizabethton police seek help in identification of 2 suspects

Elizabethton police seek help in identification of 2 suspects

December 23rd, 2014 7:06 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton Wal-Mart filed a report with city police Dec. 2 about the theft of several items that occurred Dec. 1 at approximately 2:10 a.m.

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Sheriff: Deputy had no choice but to shoot dog during search for felon

Sheriff: Deputy had no choice but to shoot dog during search for felon

December 23rd, 2014 6:52 pm by Max Hrenda

Johnson County Sheriff Mike Reece said one of his deputies had "no other choice" but to shoot and kill a dog officers encountered during a search for an armed felon.

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New hotel to make Johnson City scene in 2016

New hotel to make Johnson City scene in 2016

December 23rd, 2014 6:46 pm by Nathan Baker

A new hotel is coming to Johnson City in 2016, bringing 90 more rooms to an area of renewed interest to developers lately.

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Salvation Army offers 3 Christmas meals to needy

Salvation Army offers 3 Christmas meals to needy

December 23rd, 2014 6:43 pm by Becky Campbell

Dozens of people walked through the doors at the Salvation Army dining hall Tuesday for a full, traditional Christmas lunch, the first of three being held through Thursday.

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Abingdon theater to show 'The Interview' Christmas Day

Abingdon theater to show 'The Interview' Christmas Day

December 23rd, 2014 3:35 pm by Nathan Baker

A Southwest Virginia theater announced it will host Christmas Day viewings of "The Interview," a controversial comedy starring Seth Rogen and James Franco that may have precipitated a cyber attack on its producing studio and was briefly pulled from theate

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Feds conceding Johnson City/Greeneville cancer doctor, wife wrongfully convicted

Feds conceding Johnson City/Greeneville cancer doctor, wife wrongfully convicted

December 23rd, 2014 11:01 am by Jamie Satterfield, Knoxville News-Sentinel

The case involved the purchase of cancer drugs from a Canadian supplier.

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