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Coming Home: Remains of Mountain City man's father, killed in WWII, discovered

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Coming Home: Remains of Mountain City man's father, killed in WWII, discovered

June 2nd, 2014 11:15 pm by Max Hrenda

William Edwin "Eddie" Harris doesn't remember meeting his father, but the two spent time together in November 1944 when Pfc. Cecil Harris was granted leave to visit his wife and young son.

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Mountain City soldier killed at Fort Hood honored by Tennessee Governor Haslam

Mountain City soldier killed at Fort Hood honored by Tennessee Governor Haslam

May 15th, 2015 4:34 pm by Contributed to the Press

Specialist Frederick Greene of Mountain City was killed during a shooting rampage at the Fort Hood Soldier Readiness Processing Center on November 5, 2009.

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Update: 2 women found guilty on all counts in Facebook murders case

Update: 2 women found guilty on all counts in Facebook murders case

May 12th, 2015 9:33 am by Becky Campbell

Barbara Mae Potter, 64, and her daughter, Jenelle Leigh Potter, 35, of Mountain City, are charged with conspiracy to commit first-degree murder and two counts of first-degree murder.

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Update: Jury goes home, to resume deliberations Tuesday in double 'Facebook murders' trial

Update: Jury goes home, to resume deliberations Tuesday in double 'Facebook murders' trial

May 11th, 2015 4:58 pm by Becky Campbell

If jurors don't reach a verdict this afternoon, the case would resume on Tuesday.

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Prosecutor: 'Bored, lonely' woman caused 'Facebook murders'

Prosecutor: 'Bored, lonely' woman caused 'Facebook murders'

May 4th, 2015 12:11 pm by Becky Campbell

Senior Press Reporter Becky Campbell is Tweeting live from the "Facebook murders" trial in Jonesborough. Keep up with the proceedings by following her @CampbellinCourt.

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Adventures are available here in Northeast Tennessee

Adventures are available here in Northeast Tennessee

May 1st, 2015 10:52 am by Johnson City Press

We have the Appalachian Trail, trophy trout streams, pristine lakes and rivers and magnificent mountain views - all unspoiled by overpopulation, development and pollution.

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Johnson County veterans working to get local hospital approved as VA statelite

Johnson County veterans working to get local hospital approved as VA statelite

March 7th, 2015 8:48 pm by John Thompson

Veterans in the far northeastern corner of Tennessee, northwestern North Carolina and southwest Virginia may not have to drive all the way to the Veterans Affairs Hosptial at Mountain Home in Johnson City for medical treatment and lab work.

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Rep. Timothy Hill to hold town hall

Rep. Timothy Hill to hold town hall

January 23rd, 2015 12:57 pm by Staff Report

Tennessee Rep. Timothy Hill will hold a town hall-style meeting next week in Mountain City to confer with constituents.

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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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Update: Captain says guilty conscience led to Shell's confession

Update: Captain says guilty conscience led to Shell's confession

December 12th, 2014 12:07 pm by John Thompson

A 23-year-old Carter County man pleaded guilty Friday to a 2012 Roan Mountain killing during a drug deal gone bad.

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