Johnson City Press Sunday, May 24, 2015
News Local News Erwin
Civil Service Board head asked to resign

Civil Service Board head asked to resign

January 28th, 2015 9:03 am by Brad Hicks

Officers with the Unicoi County Sheriff's Department and defense attorney Jim Bowman often find themselves on opposite sides of the courtroom, with Bowman taking on sheriff's department arrestees as clients.

Comments
News Local News Education Erwin Town of Unicoi
School board expansion effort fails on split vote

School board expansion effort fails on split vote

January 27th, 2015 9:47 pm by Brad Hicks

The consideration of a measure intended to help prevent split votes from the Unicoi County Board of Education received a split vote of its own from the Unicoi County Commission.

Comments
News Local News Business & Technology
Carter planners hopeful commission will increase enforcement powers

Carter planners hopeful commission will increase enforcement powers

January 27th, 2015 9:35 pm by John Thompson

When the Carter County Planning Commission was created, the county was in the midst of the nation's longest and most prosperous economic boom in the nation's history. Its purpose was to make sure the many subdivisions and shopping centers being developed

Comments
News Local News
Buffalo Mountain camp still for sale as Methodists relocate to Bays Mountain

Buffalo Mountain camp still for sale as Methodists relocate to Bays Mountain

January 27th, 2015 9:33 pm by Tony Casey

In the wake of August 2012 flood damage, Holston Conference Camp and Retreat Ministries is selling its Buffalo Mountain Camp off Dry Creek Road, moving to an 80-acre camp on Bays Mountain.

Comments
News Local News Business & Technology Washington County
Solving for 'X': Signs point to dental product maker as incentive recipient from county's 'Project X' vote

Solving for 'X': Signs point to dental product maker as incentive recipient from county's 'Project X' vote

January 27th, 2015 9:23 pm by Nathan Baker

Local officials maintained their silence Tuesday, but sparse identifiers revealed about the elusive "Project X" company point to Rolling Hills Drive manufacturer Dentsply Tulsa Dental as being the corporate benefactor of the $1 million real estate incenti

Comments
News Local News Washington County
New county post goes to commission member

New county post goes to commission member

January 27th, 2015 9:18 pm by Gary B. Gray

A pair of significant revelations came to light at Monday's Washington County Commission meeting after its approval of a $1 million appropriation to help retain a local manufacturer.

Comments
News Regional & National
Attorney General says Tennessee would have right to cancel Medicaid expansion

Attorney General says Tennessee would have right to cancel Medicaid expansion

January 27th, 2015 2:03 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Tennessee would be able to cancel Gov. Bill Haslam's proposal to extend health coverage to 200,000 low-income people if costs exceed expectations, Attorney General Herbert Slatery said in a legal opinion released Tuesday.

Comments
News Crime Regional & National
Update: Deliberations start in rape trial for ex-Vanderbilt players

Update: Deliberations start in rape trial for ex-Vanderbilt players

January 27th, 2015 1:53 pm by SHEILA BURKE, Associated Press

Brandon Vandenburg and Cory Batey are each charged with five counts of aggravated rape and two counts of aggravated sexual battery.

Comments
News Regional & National
Northeast U.S. residents digging out, moving on from snowstorm

Northeast U.S. residents digging out, moving on from snowstorm

January 27th, 2015 11:18 am by Associated Press

Areas of the busy Northeast corridor were left to deal with a storm that packed a winter wallop of heavy snow and high winds for some and left others with more typical snow accumulations.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Teen charged with tire-slashing sprees in Gray; women accused of contributing to deliquency

Teen charged with tire-slashing sprees in Gray; women accused of contributing to deliquency

January 27th, 2015 10:26 am by Johnson City Press

On Thanksgiving, 53 vehicles at Unique Auto Brokers were cut with a knife.

Comments