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Head to Carter courthouse starting Friday to vote early

Head to Carter courthouse starting Friday to vote early

July 16th, 2014 9:14 am by John Thompson

For the second time this year, the early voting will be taking place at the Carter County Courthouse.

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Shot fired in downtown Johnson City leads to felon's arrest

Shot fired in downtown Johnson City leads to felon's arrest

July 16th, 2014 8:49 am by Staff Report

About 1:30 a.m., police were sent to the downtown area after a 911 caller reported seeing two men checking door handles for unlocked vehicles in the area around Numan's Bar on East Main Street.

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Established treatment clinic wants to dispense methadone in Johnson City

Established treatment clinic wants to dispense methadone in Johnson City

July 15th, 2014 10:31 pm by Tony Casey

With the proposers of one methadone clinic still embroiled in a legal battle over their right to operate in Johnson City, an existing substance abuse treatment facility is now seeking the right to dispense the controversial replacement therapy drug.

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DA hopefuls square off at Tea Party debate

DA hopefuls square off at Tea Party debate

July 15th, 2014 10:24 pm by Becky Campbell

District Attorney General Tony Clark and challenger Dan Smith faced off Tuesday night at a Tea Party-sponsored debate, complimenting each other at times and criticizing on other issues.

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Van Brocklin, Dobbs call for stricter animal confinement laws

Van Brocklin, Dobbs call for stricter animal confinement laws

July 15th, 2014 10:16 pm by Tony Casey

Debbie Dobbs wants the animals that get adopted from the Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter to become part of a family.

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ETSU communications depts. shuffle leadership positions

ETSU communications depts. shuffle leadership positions

July 15th, 2014 10:05 pm by Nathan Baker

With the naming of faculty members to chair two new academic departments created at East Tennessee State University, the solution to a loss of accreditation for one of the contained programs and a better order in general of the disciplines has been reache

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State primaries in shadow of Carter Co. General Election

State primaries in shadow of Carter Co. General Election

July 15th, 2014 9:57 pm by John Thompson

In addition to the Carter County General Election, there is also a state Republican Primary and Democrat Primary being held on Aug. 7.

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Woman accused in multiple car crashes indicted Tuesday

Woman accused in multiple car crashes indicted Tuesday

July 15th, 2014 9:48 pm by Becky Campbell

A Bristol woman arrested in April after witnesses said she had five separate wrecks in less than 10 minutes was indicted this week by a Washington County grand jury on charges related to the crashes.

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Storylines swirl around Carter Co. General Election

Storylines swirl around Carter Co. General Election

July 15th, 2014 9:41 pm by John Thompson

Because Carter County is historically one of the most strongly Republican counties in the nation, the biggest political contests are usually in the Republican Primary, but this year, there are several hot races in the Aug. 7 General Election.

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Committee asks sheriff to deepen budget cuts

Committee asks sheriff to deepen budget cuts

July 15th, 2014 9:10 pm by Brad Hicks

Although Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley told Unicoi County Commissioners present at Tuesday's meeting of the commission's Budget Committee he has trimmed his proposed 2014-15 as much as possible, the sheriff has been asked to return to the drawing boa

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