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UPDATE: Name released of woman killed in Carter Co. motorcycle crash

UPDATE: Name released of woman killed in Carter Co. motorcycle crash

March 17th, 2015 11:56 am by Staff Report

The skidding motorcycle crashed into a green Oldsmobile 88 headed toward Elizabethton.

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UPDATE: Six people escape Unicoi fire that destroyed house

UPDATE: Six people escape Unicoi fire that destroyed house

March 17th, 2015 10:02 am by Staff Report

Officials were concerned about safety as the fire spread to a propane tank adjacent to the house.

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Johnson City police seeking applicants for Citizen's Police Academy

Johnson City police seeking applicants for Citizen's Police Academy

March 17th, 2015 9:43 am by Contributed to the Press

The first session is scheduled for Tuesday, April 28.

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More Johnson City envy? Consultant says Kingsport competing with 'newer, nicer' schools to south

More Johnson City envy? Consultant says Kingsport competing with 'newer, nicer' schools to south

March 17th, 2015 9:25 am by Rick Wagner, NET News Service

Kingsport City Schools would convert Sullivan North into one of two 900- to 1,100-student middle schools for the city under the latest city school system facilities study draft presented Monday night.

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Carter County Commission approves wireless voting system after losing 2 members

Carter County Commission approves wireless voting system after losing 2 members

March 16th, 2015 10:16 pm by John Thompson

The Carter County Commission got smaller this month with the loss of two of its members, Jerry Proffitt in the 1st District and Beth Depew in the 3rd District. Those vacancies brought the membership in the Commission down to 22 until the vacancies can be

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Unicoi Water Utility District officials seek answers to denied variance request

Unicoi Water Utility District officials seek answers to denied variance request

March 16th, 2015 9:25 pm by Brad Hicks

Officials with the Unicoi Water Utility District were seeking the answers to a couple of questions, and these inquiries became the primary topics of discussion at Monday's meeting of the town of Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen

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Erwin's Nuclear Fuel Services announces options for $169M contract

Erwin's Nuclear Fuel Services announces options for $169M contract

March 16th, 2015 9:19 pm by Brad Hicks

The recent run of good news for Nuclear Fuel Services continued on Monday.

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Johnson City may be home to world's fastest Irishman

Johnson City may be home to world's fastest Irishman

March 16th, 2015 9:13 pm by Tony Casey

Johnson City's Ray Flynn very well might be the fastest Irishman of all time.

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Attorney: Ferguson shooting suspect didn't target officers

Attorney: Ferguson shooting suspect didn't target officers

March 16th, 2015 8:59 pm by ALAN SCHER ZAGIER, Associated Press

A man accused of shooting two officers last week in Ferguson was not targeting police or aiming at demonstrators at a late-night protest, his attorney said Monday as he countered an earlier police description of the crime.

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Elizabethton SRO resigns after complaint of inappropriate conduct with female student

Elizabethton SRO resigns after complaint of inappropriate conduct with female student

March 16th, 2015 5:19 pm by John Thompson

Police Chief Greg Workman said the conduct charge stemmed from a dodge ball game in which Corporal Mike Sproviero was taking part.

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