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Driver charged with DUI after crash closes Kingsport street, knocks out power

Driver charged with DUI after crash closes Kingsport street, knocks out power

April 29th, 2015 1:41 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The driver reportedly admitted to drinking Jack Daniels whiskey prior to the crash

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Fall Branch man fined for killing birds with pesticide

Fall Branch man fined for killing birds with pesticide

April 29th, 2015 1:21 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

The case began as an investigation into the cause of death of numerous animals found near Rickie Cloyd's farm in Washington County.

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Homeowner shoots, kills intruder in Knox County

Homeowner shoots, kills intruder in Knox County

April 29th, 2015 1:02 pm by Knoxville News-Sentinel

Eleven Knox County sheriff's cruisers are situated on the road and in the driveway of the ranch-style home.

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Accused in double Pinecrest murders pleads not guilty

Accused in double Pinecrest murders pleads not guilty

April 29th, 2015 12:28 pm by John Thompson

Eric James Azotea allegedly confessed to killing Arthur Gibson Jr. and Amber Terrell and later dismembering and burning their bodies.

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Union presence growing at Chattanooga Volkswagen plant

Union presence growing at Chattanooga Volkswagen plant

April 29th, 2015 10:39 am by Erik Schelzig, Associated Press

The United Auto Workers union has 816 members at the Volkswagen plant in Tennessee, or about 55 percent of the total blue collar work force, according the union's latest disclosure with the U.S. Department of Labor.

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PHOTOS: U-Haul demolition continues

April 29th, 2015 10:18 am by Nathan Baker

Demolition continued Tuesday on the former U-Haul building in downtown Johnson City.

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UPDATE: K-9 search brought on Science Hill lockdown

UPDATE: K-9 search brought on Science Hill lockdown

April 29th, 2015 9:59 am by Nathan Baker

The soft lockdown of Science Hill High School put in place for an hour Wednesday morning allowed a police K-9 officer to conduct a random search of the Johnson City campus, city schools Supervisor of Instruction and Communication Debra Bentley said.

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Washington County faces decline in revenue as 2016 budget nears

Washington County faces decline in revenue as 2016 budget nears

April 29th, 2015 9:29 am by Gary B. Gray

Inflation continues to outpace growth in Washington County, leaving officials with tough decisions ahead as the fiscal 2016 budget begins to take shape.

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Elizabethton Housing Development Agency is once again a top performer in public housing

Elizabethton Housing Development Agency is once again a top performer in public housing

April 29th, 2015 9:24 am by John Thompson

Although the Elizabethton Housing and Development Agency lost points in the most recent assessment by the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development, it still managed to qualify as a top performer, a tradition the agency has maintained for the pa

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May is always a busy time at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park

May is always a busy time at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park

April 29th, 2015 9:12 am by John Thompson

May is traditionally one of the busiest times for Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area, and this year will be no exception, with two popular gatherings taking place during the month.

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