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Update: Former Johnson City Jail superintendent charged with stealing more than $60K, son charged with theft over $10K

Update: Former Johnson City Jail superintendent charged with stealing more than $60K, son charged with theft over $10K

November 8th, 2013 5:36 pm by Becky Campbell

Johnson City’s former jail superintendent was arrested Friday, accused of stealing more than $60,000 over an eight-year period from the Johnson City-Washington County Boys and Girls Club by billing for inmate supervision he performed as a paid city employ

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Wing franchise plans opening in Johnson City

Wing franchise plans opening in Johnson City

November 8th, 2013 4:56 pm by Staff Report

A North Carolina chicken wing restaurant will open its first Tennessee location in Johnson City next year, and could follow with up to seven more in the Tri-Cities and surrounding areas, investors said Thursday.

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2 Tennessee College of Applied Technology teachers fired in wake of arrests

2 Tennessee College of Applied Technology teachers fired in wake of arrests

November 8th, 2013 4:43 pm by John Thompson

The Tennessee Board of Regents announced the termination of the employment contracts of David Scott Simerly and Joseph T. Churchwell.

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Historic items from JFK assassination on display

Historic items from JFK assassination on display

November 8th, 2013 4:21 pm by Associated Press

Items include the ill-fated presidential limousine, to the gravesite eternal flame, to the historic Air Force One plane where Lyndon B. Johnson took the oath of office.

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Vandals loot Sullivan Baptist Association retreat center

Vandals loot Sullivan Baptist Association retreat center

November 8th, 2013 4:15 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The incident was discovered Thursday by a caretaker.

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Milligan College freshman studying to help fellow veterans

Milligan College freshman studying to help fellow veterans

November 8th, 2013 2:53 pm by Contributed — Milligan College

As her daughter grew older, Lindsey Black started thinking more about her experience in Iraq and how it could impact her future.

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Updated: Body tentatively identified from fatal Stoney Creek fire

Updated: Body tentatively identified from fatal Stoney Creek fire

November 8th, 2013 12:56 pm by John Thompson

Sheriff Chris Mathes said the man lived in a hermit-like existence in the double-wide trailer, and he was the only person in the residence at the time of the fire.

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Gergish indicted on witness-coercion charge, nine others indicted

Gergish indicted on witness-coercion charge, nine others indicted

November 8th, 2013 9:14 am by Becky Campbell

More indictments this week from a Washington County grand jury include several statutory rape and aggravated assault cases as well as a man charged with coercion of a witness in a murder case.

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Off the Wall News: Turkeys fed beer for flavor, size

Off the Wall News: Turkeys fed beer for flavor, size

November 8th, 2013 7:57 am by HOLLY RAMER, Associated Press

When it comes to pairing beer with poultry, Joe Morette isn't too fussy. His turkeys will drink just about anything.

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