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Power shift: New commissioners bring change to Wash. Co Commission

Power shift: New commissioners bring change to Wash. Co Commission

September 14th, 2014 9:49 pm by Gary B. Gray

However you choose to define the new-look Washington County Commission, it's hard not to have noticed a collective change in motive, purpose and a deliberate desire to clear away the clutter.

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Pro-To Club offering fun, tasty competition to benefit area students

Pro-To Club offering fun, tasty competition to benefit area students

September 14th, 2014 9:41 pm by Tony Casey

Not many events have the ability to bring people out than ones that involve food.

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North Carolina man dies in Ocoee rafting accident in Tennessee

North Carolina man dies in Ocoee rafting accident in Tennessee

September 14th, 2014 9:37 pm by Staff Report

A 50-year-old North Carolina man has been identified as the victim of a fatal rafting accident Saturday on the Ocoee River in Polk County.

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TBI investigating Pigeon Forge police shooting

TBI investigating Pigeon Forge police shooting

September 14th, 2014 9:21 pm by Associated Press

Authorities are investigating a police-involved shooting that resulted in the death of a man in Pigeon Forge.

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Police: Trooper hurt in fatal ambush conscious, talking

Police: Trooper hurt in fatal ambush conscious, talking

September 14th, 2014 9:08 pm by Associated Press

The troopers were ambushed around 10:50 p.m. Friday as one of them was leaving the barracks and another was arriving. Cpl. Bryon Dickson of Dunmore was killed.

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JCPD women's prison unique in Tennessee

JCPD women's prison unique in Tennessee

September 13th, 2014 11:11 pm by Becky Campbell

In terms of being incarcerated, the Johnson City Police Department's mini-prison for state inmates might be considered a cakewalk compared to other facilities across Tennessee.

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Artist, students re-write tragic tale of hanged elephant

Artist, students re-write tragic tale of hanged elephant - VIDEO

September 13th, 2014 11:04 pm by Max Hrenda

With the help of a nationally recognized artist, East Tennessee State University students shined a light on one of the region's more abhorred stories - and maybe even chased away some bad mojo in the process.

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Hundreds turn out to witness 'Quake on the Lake'

Hundreds turn out to witness 'Quake on the Lake'

September 13th, 2014 10:58 pm by Max Hrenda

Although this weekend marks the first time Johnson City has hosted a national speedboat tour, organizers likened the turnout to that of an established event.

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Fathers, sons build relationships at Doe River Gorge - VIDEO

Fathers, sons build relationships at Doe River Gorge - VIDEO - VIDEO

September 13th, 2014 10:49 pm by Tony Casey

Robert Amaya is an actor who is well known for his roles in "October Baby," "Moms' Night Out" and the upcoming "Altar Egos," which will have Amaya as the leading man.

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ETSU geoscientists look to Founders Park for water lessons

ETSU geoscientists look to Founders Park for water lessons

September 13th, 2014 10:38 pm by Sam Watson

Downtown Johnson City's new Founders Park may be a scenic place to jog or walk your dog, and it's certainly a major part of the city's flood mitigation efforts, but its impact on the environment could go beyond the stormwater benefits.

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