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Octavia ices roads as second storm system sweeps in

Octavia ices roads as second storm system sweeps in

February 16th, 2015 9:05 pm by Jessica Fuller

Although Monday's winter storm didn't quite deliver the amount of snow expected by mid-evening, travel conditions and icy roads continued to plague area drivers.

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'It's My Party' singer-songwriter Lesley Gore dies at 68

'It's My Party' singer-songwriter Lesley Gore dies at 68

February 16th, 2015 8:56 pm by MARK KENNEDY, AP Entertainment Writer

Singer-songwriter Lesley Gore, who topped the charts in 1963 at age 16 with her epic song of teenage angst, "It's My Party," and followed it up with the hits "Judy's Turn to Cry," and the feminist anthem "You Don't Own Me," died Monday. She was 68.

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Anti-UAW group qualifies under Volkswagen labor policy

Anti-UAW group qualifies under Volkswagen labor policy

February 16th, 2015 8:50 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

A group opposed to the United Auto Workers union has qualified for the bottom tier of a labor policy at Volkswagen's assembly plant in Tennessee.

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UPDATE: ETSU and Northeast State added to list of school and governmental closings in light of winter storm

UPDATE: ETSU and Northeast State added to list of school and governmental closings in light of winter storm

February 16th, 2015 6:47 pm by Staff Report

The following schools and offices will be closed Tuesday for inclement weather:

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Shelters Open

February 16th, 2015 5:00 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

With the most severe weather the region has seen so far this winter in forecast through the end of the week, Johnson City's two emergency shelters are prepared to take in anyone in need of warm place to ride out the storm.

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Winter is coming.

February 16th, 2015 2:59 pm by Nathan Baker

The first of the snow began to fall in Johnson City shortly before 2 Monday afternoon.

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Slain suspect in Copenhagen attacks just got out of prison

Slain suspect in Copenhagen attacks just got out of prison

February 16th, 2015 12:42 pm by JAN M. OLSEN and KARL RITTER, Associated Press

The slain gunman behind two deadly shooting attacks in Copenhagen was released from jail just two weeks ago and might have become radicalized there last summer, a source close to the Danish terror investigation told The Associated Press on Monday.

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Update: Cancellations because of today's forecast

Update: Cancellations because of today's forecast

February 16th, 2015 8:49 am by Contributed

Below-freezing temps and expected snowfall are included in the forecast.

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Meet Your Neighbor: For 2 decades, Erwin woman welcomes customers to home-cooked meal

Meet Your Neighbor: For 2 decades, Erwin woman welcomes customers to home-cooked meal

February 15th, 2015 9:44 pm by Staff Report

Sarah McCurry is likely a familiar face to many a hungry patron who has grabbed a hot home-cooked meal from the Clinchfield Pharmacy in downtown Erwin.

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Elizabethton elementary student takes home first national pageant crown

Elizabethton elementary student takes home first national pageant crown

February 15th, 2015 9:37 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Eleven-year-old Kaylee Hollifield of Elizabethton, a three-time state pageant winner, has brought home her first national crown.

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