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Felon had stolen gun, crack, coke and marijuana in downtown Johnson City traffic stop, police say

Felon had stolen gun, crack, coke and marijuana in downtown Johnson City traffic stop, police say

March 19th, 2015 10:08 am by Staff Report

Ernest Weaver was a passenger in a vehicle police stopped in the area of Buffalo and West Main streets.

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EPA official: No backing away from tightening regs on coal

EPA official: No backing away from tightening regs on coal

March 19th, 2015 9:52 am by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

President Obama's directive has been challenged in federal court by industry and state attorneys general.

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West Johnson City crash results in 'gravel' discovery, 2 arrests

West Johnson City crash results in 'gravel' discovery, 2 arrests

March 19th, 2015 9:40 am by Staff Report

Alerted by a 911 caller that one of the drivers was trying to flee the scene of the crash, police responded to the crash at Leisure Lane and West Market Street about 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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Willis conviction, sentence upheld, but Criminal Court of Appeals said statement should have been suppressed

Willis conviction, sentence upheld, but Criminal Court of Appeals said statement should have been suppressed

March 18th, 2015 9:26 pm by Becky Campbell

In a ruling released last week, the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals affirmed the conviction and death sentences for Howard Hawk Willis in the grisly murders of a teenage Georgia newlywed couple in 2002 after they traveled to Johnson City with him.

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ETSU kicks off fundraising campaign for football stadium - PHOTOS

ETSU kicks off fundraising campaign for football stadium - PHOTOS

March 18th, 2015 9:23 pm by Nathan Baker

The blue and gold Buccaneers need a little green.

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Commissioners to consider ETSU/Tipton Stadium lease agreement

Commissioners to consider ETSU/Tipton Stadium lease agreement

March 18th, 2015 9:19 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City commissioners will consider a $26,600 lease agreement with East Tennessee State University tonight for its use of Kermit Tipton Stadium for the 2015 football season.

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Town of Erwin ramps up skate park plans

Town of Erwin ramps up skate park plans

March 18th, 2015 9:15 pm by Brad Hicks

Erwin's base of skateboarding enthusiasts will soon have a place to call their own.

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Johnson City woman sentenced to 2 years for involvement in prostitution scheme

Johnson City woman sentenced to 2 years for involvement in prostitution scheme

March 18th, 2015 2:29 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

Underage girls were driven across state lines to have sex with construction workers.

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Snack food maker bringing 273 jobs to Sullivan County

Snack food maker bringing 273 jobs to Sullivan County

March 18th, 2015 10:56 am by NET News Service

On Wednesday morning, city and economic development officials announced plans for a $22 million investment, saying it will create 273 jobs within the next 48 months at Gateway Commerce Park in Sullivan County.

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UPDATE: At least 21 dead in attack on Tunisia museum, some gunmen may have escaped

UPDATE: At least 21 dead in attack on Tunisia museum, some gunmen may have escaped

March 18th, 2015 10:47 am by Bouazza Ben Bouazza, Associated Press

Gunmen opened fire Wednesday at a leading museum in Tunisia's capital, killing at least eight people and wounding six, including foreign tourists, authorities said.

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