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Fire causes extensive damage to Bluff City business

Fire causes extensive damage to Bluff City business

January 26th, 2015 11:49 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A fire has heavily damaged a Bluff City business, causing an estimated $1 million in damages.

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Johnson City native seeking help in locating injured airman he helped save more than 40 years ago

Johnson City native seeking help in locating injured airman he helped save more than 40 years ago

January 26th, 2015 11:30 am by Marci Gore, NET News Service

The day of the accident Tom Swadley learned the injured man was from Kingsport.

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Possible aerial drone found on White House grounds

Possible aerial drone found on White House grounds

January 26th, 2015 9:43 am by Nedra Pickler, Associated Press

A device, possibly an unmanned aerial drone, was found on the White House grounds during the middle of the night while President Barack Obama and the first lady were in India, but his spokesman said Monday that it posed no threat.

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Johnson City on Haslam's health care expansion tour

Johnson City on Haslam's health care expansion tour

January 26th, 2015 7:52 am by Staff Report

Republican Gov. Bill Haslam is making six more stops around the state to promote his Insure Tennessee plan to extend health coverage to more than 200,000 low-income people.

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Meet your neighbor: Local teen makes own patterns, finds success with fashion blogs

Meet your neighbor: Local teen makes own patterns, finds success with fashion blogs

January 25th, 2015 10:11 pm by Becky Campbell

Abby Hathorn, a 19-year-old college student who moved to Johnson City just a few years ago, is much like others her age but at the same time, it seems she's cut from a whole different bolt of cloth.

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Women playing key roles among local Republicans

Women playing key roles among local Republicans

January 25th, 2015 10:03 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County Republican Party Chairwoman Paula Treece is carrying out her role as a leader by educating people in the area about conservative philosophy, including an early engagement into how the political process works.

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'Everyone's felt the loss of Luke': Friends, coworkers remember Luke Story as community hero

'Everyone's felt the loss of Luke': Friends, coworkers remember Luke Story as community hero

January 25th, 2015 9:56 pm by Jessica Fuller

One day in August, Luke Story went to the doctor to get a pain in his side checked, anticipating gallstones.The next day, he was diagnosed with terminal cancer.

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Sevier County inmates back in custody after late Friday night breakout

Sevier County inmates back in custody after late Friday night breakout

January 25th, 2015 9:37 pm by McCord Pagan, Knoxville News Sentinel

Two inmates who escaped from the Sevier County Jail Annex late Friday night are back in custody, Sheriff Ron Seals said Sunday afternoon.

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US gas prices fell 13 cents per gallon, but expected to rise

US gas prices fell 13 cents per gallon, but expected to rise

January 25th, 2015 9:23 pm by Associated Press

The average price of a regular gallon of gas dropped 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.07, but it could soon rise.

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'Potentially historic' storm headed for Northeast

'Potentially historic' storm headed for Northeast

January 25th, 2015 5:09 pm by VERENA DOBNIK, Associated Press

A winter that has largely spared the Northeast thus far is about to arrive with gusto: A storm the National Weather Service called "potentially historic" could dump 2 to 3 feet of snow from northern New Jersey to Connecticut.

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