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Johnson City's Water/Sewer Services celebrates Earth Day with decade of upgrades

Johnson City's Water/Sewer Services celebrates Earth Day with decade of upgrades

April 23rd, 2015 9:27 am by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City's Water and Sewer Services marked the 45th anniversary of Earth Day Wednesday by informing the public of its upgrades and plans to keep the environment clean and safe.

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UFO expert to lead other-worldly discussion at ETSU

UFO expert to lead other-worldly discussion at ETSU

April 23rd, 2015 9:01 am by Nathan Baker

Since the birth of human consciousness, man has peered into the beyond for a sign, an indication from another being to let him know he is not alone in this life and this universe.

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Man who shot Reagan seeks to live outside mental hospital

Man who shot Reagan seeks to live outside mental hospital

April 22nd, 2015 3:49 pm by JESSICA GRESKO, Associated Press

The would-be assassin of President Ronald Reagan is "clinically ready" to live fulltime outside a mental hospital, his lawyer argued in federal court on Wednesday.

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Tennessee tuition equality bill likely dead in state legislature

Tennessee tuition equality bill likely dead in state legislature

April 22nd, 2015 1:39 pm by Associated Press

A proposal that would allow immigrant students lawfully in the United States to be eligible for in-state tuition is likely dead this session after failing in the House.

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UPDATE: 18-year-old Sullivan Central student killed in collision with pickup in Blountville

UPDATE: 18-year-old Sullivan Central student killed in collision with pickup in Blountville

April 22nd, 2015 9:09 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Police are continuing to investigate how an 18-year-old bicyclist was killed in Blountville, saying that a motorist apparently crossed the center line into oncoming lanes of traffic, then struck the victim from behind as he rode on the opposite side of th

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Carter County high school students carry on tradition of stressing recycling

Carter County high school students carry on tradition of stressing recycling

April 22nd, 2015 8:55 am by John Thompson

The 2015 edition of the Carter County Clean Teens is continuing a nearly decade long tradition of presenting a recycling message that the county's elementary students will find entertaining and memorable.

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Ground wire, water line blamed in house fire

Ground wire, water line blamed in house fire

April 21st, 2015 9:34 pm by John Thompson

A quick response by the Elizabethton Fire Department Tuesday morning prevented a house at 401 N. East St. from burning down, but it took investigators a few hours to figure out the cause of the several unconnected fires that had burned or smoldered in dif

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Tailgate parties cookin' before ETSU's sold-out baseball game against UT

Tailgate parties cookin' before ETSU's sold-out baseball game against UT

April 21st, 2015 9:32 pm by Jessica Fuller

East Tennessee State University's baseball game against the University of Tennessee Tuesday night drew crowds of Buccaneers and Volunteers alike, and the air was filled with the scent of hamburgers and hotdogs as tailgate parties filled nearby parking lot

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Boone Lake Cleanup to make the most of low water

Boone Lake Cleanup to make the most of low water

April 21st, 2015 9:27 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

There's something very different about Boone Lake this year.

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Hotel-motel revenue streaming to Freedom Hall, performing arts center

Hotel-motel revenue streaming to Freedom Hall, performing arts center

April 21st, 2015 9:24 pm by Gary B. Gray

Freedom Hall Civic Center will be among the first, if not the first, benefactor of a 2-percentage-point tax rate increase on charges for stays in Johnson City hotels and motels.

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