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Man accused of Carter County murders receives court-appointed attorney

Man accused of Carter County murders receives court-appointed attorney

April 24th, 2015 10:05 am by Nathan Baker

A Carter County man accused of killing a Sullivan County couple and dismembering and burning their bodies made a brief appearance in court Friday and received a court-appointed attorney.

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Private acts rescinded; county positions redefined

Private acts rescinded; county positions redefined

April 24th, 2015 9:52 am by Gary B. Gray

Washington County is now free to ease away from two state-level private acts and reclassify its zoning administrator and county attorney positions.

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Huge crowd lines up for Academy Sports + Outdoors opening in Johnson City

April 24th, 2015 9:51 am by Sam Watson

The line stretched from the store's front door well into the Marriott Courtyard hotel parking lot next door.

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News Local News Education ETSU
Blackhawk helicopter downs at ETSU - PHOTOS/VIDEO

Blackhawk helicopter downs at ETSU - PHOTOS/VIDEO

April 24th, 2015 8:36 am by Tony Casey

Before Thursday, East Tennessee State University President Brian Noland had never been in a helicopter before, let alone one from the Army that, on occasion, flies with its doors open.

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Local debate over speed cameras continues as Tennessee ban heads to governor's desk

Local debate over speed cameras continues as Tennessee ban heads to governor's desk

April 23rd, 2015 10:52 pm by Becky Campbell

Jonesborough Operations Manager Craig Ford said he wishes legislators had talked to local law enforcement before proposing the bill.

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Nuclear reactions from public: NRC on the hot seat during NFS safety review

Nuclear reactions from public: NRC on the hot seat during NFS safety review

April 23rd, 2015 10:41 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The meeting resulted in long and impassioned comments - and questions - from close followers of NFS operations and NRC actions in Erwin.

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Kids treated to preview of new Johnson City sports, outdoors store

Kids treated to preview of new Johnson City sports, outdoors store

April 23rd, 2015 10:28 pm by Nathan Baker

Eight-year-old Ayden Kirkland was one of the two dozen youngsters who braved the high-five gauntlet of employees to begin his shopping spree.

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Skateboarder injured in crash with SUV in Elizabethton

Skateboarder injured in crash with SUV in Elizabethton

April 23rd, 2015 10:18 pm by John Thompson

He was transported to Sycamore Shoals Hospital by the Carter County Rescue Squad.

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Updated: Convicted bank robber allegedly confessed to killing, dismembering Sullivan Co. couple

Updated: Convicted bank robber allegedly confessed to killing, dismembering Sullivan Co. couple

April 23rd, 2015 7:16 pm by John Thompson

The accused killer was on probation after being released from federal prison on convictions from a series of Johnson City robberies committed 14 years ago.

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State lawmakers considering move to building once set for tear-down

State lawmakers considering move to building once set for tear-down

April 23rd, 2015 12:57 pm by Erik Schelzig, Associated Press

Tennessee lawmakers are mulling a move out of their underground office complex to a building next to the Capitol that until recently was designated for demolition.

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