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Carter County board briefed on potential Happy Valley projects

Carter County board briefed on potential Happy Valley projects

June 17th, 2014 11:53 am by John Thompson

Happy Valley High School Principal Terry Hubbard and some of her staff briefed the Carter County School Board on several new programs being considered for implementation into the school in the near future. The programs include a military cadet program, an

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Carter County Commission closes fiscal year on contentious note

Carter County Commission closes fiscal year on contentious note

June 17th, 2014 11:28 am by John Thompson

The Carter County Commission closed out the 2013-2014 fiscal year with a sometimes contentious debate on several matters Monday night, from a noisy animal shelter to a 5 percent raise for employees of the Carter County Highway Department.

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Developer on pace to complete student housing complex by summer

Developer on pace to complete student housing complex by summer

June 16th, 2014 9:57 pm by Nathan Baker

With construction in full swing, the builders of a 550-bed student housing complex on the former site of a Johnson City flooring manufacturer are confident the units will be complete in time for East Tennessee State University students to take up residenc

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Diners swarm to Tupelo Honey on opening day

Diners swarm to Tupelo Honey on opening day

June 16th, 2014 9:49 pm by Nathan Baker

The hivemind was squarely focused on biscuits, grits and banana pudding Monday afternoon, as hundreds swarmed Johnson City's historic former CC&O railroad depot for a taste of Tupelo Honey Cafe's Southern cuisine.

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Q&A with Sue Reed on underserved health care

Q&A with Sue Reed on underserved health care

June 16th, 2014 9:35 pm by Elizabeth Saulsbury

Migrant workers, the homeless and individuals living in public housing settings are eligible to receive care through the Johnson City Community Health Center, which is operated by East Tennessee State University's College of Nursing.

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Police: Man beat his girlfriend for 12 hours

Police: Man beat his girlfriend for 12 hours

June 16th, 2014 9:24 pm by Staff Report

Police in Nashville arrested a man this weekend after he allegedly attacked his girlfriend for 12 straight hours.

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Through tragedy, sacrifice, service, Sue Reed's journey led to ETSU

Through tragedy, sacrifice, service, Sue Reed's journey led to ETSU

June 16th, 2014 9:24 pm by Contributed to the Press

Sue Reed will be the first to tell you that she doesn't like being in the spotlight, and she admits there are some stories from her past that not many people know about.

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Obama: 275 US Forces deploying to Iraq

Obama: 275 US Forces deploying to Iraq

June 16th, 2014 7:36 pm by Julie Pace, Associated Press

President Barack Obama is notifying Congress that about 275 U.S. military personnel could deploy to Iraq.

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East Tennessee shootout: 73-year-old man injured exchanging gunfire with alleged burglars

East Tennessee shootout: 73-year-old man injured exchanging gunfire with alleged burglars

June 16th, 2014 4:22 pm by Don Jacobs, Knoxville News-Sentinel

He sustained a 12-gauge shotgun blast to his face, shattering his jaw.

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Elizabethton man arrested with stolen U-Haul truck, $12,000 in counterfeit checks

Elizabethton man arrested with stolen U-Haul truck, $12,000 in counterfeit checks

June 16th, 2014 2:59 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A U-Haul truck reportedly stolen from Arizona was located in Kingsport over the weekend in the possession of an Elizabethton man, along with six counterfeit checks totaling more than $12,000, according to a police report.

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