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Minister: Shooting of black man by white officer racist

Minister: Shooting of black man by white officer racist

April 11th, 2015 9:16 pm by BRUCE SMITH, Associated Press and PHILLIP LUCAS, Associated Press

The death of a black man shot in the back while fleeing a white police officer was the act of a racist cop, a minister told hundreds who gathered Saturday for the funeral of Walter Scott.

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2 charged on multiple offenses in connection with illegal narcotics activity, police say

2 charged on multiple offenses in connection with illegal narcotics activity, police say

April 11th, 2015 6:43 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police made two arrests following an investigation into narcotics activity at 2606 N. Roan St.

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Cleric: Man charged in Kansas bomb plot is mentally ill

Cleric: Man charged in Kansas bomb plot is mentally ill

April 11th, 2015 2:27 pm by NICHOLAS CLAYTON, Associated Press and JOHN HANNA, Associated Press

A man accused of plotting a suicide bomb attack on a Kansas military base to help the Islamic State group is mentally ill and was acting strangely days before his arrest, according to a Muslim cleric who said he was counseling him at the FBI's request.

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Sycamore Shoals, Elizabethton receive archive grants

Sycamore Shoals, Elizabethton receive archive grants

April 10th, 2015 10:37 pm by John Thompson

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett made two stops in Carter County on Friday afternoon to award grants to assist in preserving some of the oldest documents in the state.

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ETSU radio station WETS calls to public for financial contribution

ETSU radio station WETS calls to public for financial contribution - VIDEO

April 10th, 2015 10:33 pm by Jessica Fuller

Where does the funding for public radio come from?With less than 8 percent of it coming from the federal government, most of it comes from, well, the public.

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One ACRE Cafe expanding its outreach

One ACRE Cafe expanding its outreach

April 10th, 2015 10:28 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

More than 15 months out from its opening, the nonprofit One ACRE Cafe on West Walnut Street has come a long way in the mission behind the acronym included in is name.

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Chamber's Mabrey says Model Mill sale coming

Chamber's Mabrey says Model Mill sale coming

April 10th, 2015 10:25 pm by Nathan Baker

Johnson City Chamber of Commerce CEO Gary Mabrey said Friday he "had an inkling" North Carolina company Evolve Development wanted to back out of a real-estate deal for the Model Mill before the company asked to dissolve the contract Monday, but Mabrey sai

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State of Franklin reopened

April 10th, 2015 6:39 pm by Nathan Baker

After weeks of lane restrictions for paving and median building, State of Franklin Road in downtown Johnson City is once again open.

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Missing local couple: What happened to Art Gibson and Amber Terrell?

Missing local couple: What happened to Art Gibson and Amber Terrell?

April 10th, 2015 11:38 am by John Thompson

It has now been three months since the Sullivan County couple were reported missing and their 1999 Ford Escort was found abandoned on Big Springs Road in Carter County.

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