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VIDEO: Bleak weather doesn't dampen spirits at Johnson City Christmas parade

VIDEO: Bleak weather doesn't dampen spirits at Johnson City Christmas parade

December 6th, 2014 11:06 pm by Jessica Fuller

Johnson City residents didn't allow dreary weather to rain on their parade as excitement and energy outshone a rainy Saturday afternoon.

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Recent incidents between law enforcement, civilians spark question of reliability of body cams on officers

Recent incidents between law enforcement, civilians spark question of reliability of body cams on officers

December 6th, 2014 10:51 pm by Becky Campbell

With recent national attention on incidents between law enforcement officers and citizens that ended in civilian deaths, agencies are exploring technology some say would better tell the story of how the incident unfolded.

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Washington Co. schools face multiple choices for reviving old facilities

Washington Co. schools face multiple choices for reviving old facilities

December 6th, 2014 10:38 pm by Nathan Baker

With funding constraints looming, Washington County is facing several tough decisions in the next few years related to replacing its aging stock of school buildings.

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Man charged with multiple traffic violations one week after police say he evaded officers

Man charged with multiple traffic violations one week after police say he evaded officers

December 6th, 2014 7:22 pm by Staff Report

A man was arrested and charged with evading arrest and more Friday after Johnson City police said he fled from a traffic stop on the morning of Nov. 26, running a red light and weaving in and out of traffic to evade police

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Police: Man with warrants drags bail bondsman with vehicle

Police: Man with warrants drags bail bondsman with vehicle

December 6th, 2014 7:09 pm by Staff Report

A man was charged Friday after police said he fled from a bail bondsman Nov. 26, dragging the bondsman with a vehicle he had taken without permission in the process.

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Two men added to Tennessee's top 10 most wanted list

Two men added to Tennessee's top 10 most wanted list

December 6th, 2014 6:31 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has added two men to its top 10 most wanted list.

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American, South African hostages killed in Yemen

American, South African hostages killed in Yemen

December 6th, 2014 1:50 pm by JULIE PACE and AHMED AL-HAJ, Associated Press

An American photojournalist and a South African teacher were killed Saturday during a high-risk, U.S.-led raid to free them from al-Qaida-affiliated militants in Yemen, a turbulent Arab country that is a centerpiece of U.S. counterterrorism efforts in the

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Downtown Johnson City gains two new art pieces thanks to local donors

Downtown Johnson City gains two new art pieces thanks to local donors

December 5th, 2014 10:08 pm by Gary B. Gray

Two local women Thursday became the first to buy sculptures and donate them to the city for display under the Johnson City Public Art Committee's lease program.

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Cloudland High School welders get their hands dirty to gain experience

Cloudland High School welders get their hands dirty to gain experience

December 5th, 2014 9:59 pm by John Thompson

The welding class at Cloudland High School obtained some practical experience and the Carter County Recycling Program was able to save thousands of dollars this month in a project to reconfigure five 30-yard dumpsters so they can be picked up by a newly p

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ETSU sports, coaching seminar scores increase in attendance this year

ETSU sports, coaching seminar scores increase in attendance this year

December 5th, 2014 9:51 pm by Max Hrenda

Although an East Tennessee State University symposium saw its highest numbers in terms of attendance and speakers in its ninth year, organizers said they were looking ahead to what that could mean for its 10th.

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