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Islamic militants abduct at least 70 Christians in Syria

Islamic militants abduct at least 70 Christians in Syria

February 24th, 2015 3:26 pm by Zeina Karam and Ryan Lucas, Associated Press

The Islamic State militants struck before dawn, staging house-to-house raids in a cluster of villages nestled along the Khabur River in northeastern Syria.

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Carter County commission's move to set stable meeting time fails

Carter County commission's move to set stable meeting time fails

February 24th, 2015 2:18 pm by Jessica Fuller

Carter County is no closer to having stable commission meeting times a motion to set meetings for 6 p.m. every third Monday of the month fell through Monday night in a close 11-9 vote.

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PHOTO GALLERY: A big helping of snow surprise

February 24th, 2015 10:53 am by Nathan Baker

More snow photos from Jonesborough and Johnson City.

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Photo Gallery: Snowpocalypse in Johnson City

February 24th, 2015 10:32 am by Joe Avento

Our own Joe Avento got out and about to find the snowplows, shovels and snowblowers in action.

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UPDATE: Johnson City, Washington County schools out Wednesday

UPDATE: Johnson City, Washington County schools out Wednesday

February 24th, 2015 9:22 am by Tony Casey

Both Johnson City and Washington County schools have canceled classes because of severe winter weather.

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ACT easy as 1, 2, 3 for 9th-ranked Elizabethton High School

ACT easy as 1, 2, 3 for 9th-ranked Elizabethton High School

February 23rd, 2015 10:14 pm by John Thompson

Elizabethton students once again achieved high marks in comparison with other school districts in the state.

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Johnson City crime reduction project draws interest from Knoxville police

Johnson City crime reduction project draws interest from Knoxville police

February 23rd, 2015 10:05 pm by Becky Campbell

Johnson City's Targeted Community Crime Reduction Project has made such an impression on a Tennessee strategic planning agency that it's recommending the program as a model for other law enforcement agencies.

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TACIR turns down Washington County tax study

TACIR turns down Washington County tax study

February 23rd, 2015 10:05 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge announced Monday the Tennessee Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations Board of Directors has decided not to take on the study of sources and uses of the county's tax revenue.

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Johnson City boy begins recovery after run-in with Great Dane

Johnson City boy begins recovery after run-in with Great Dane

February 23rd, 2015 9:47 pm by Max Hrenda

A local boy returned home Monday after spending most of his weekend in the hospital following an encounter with a neighborhood dog.

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Johnson City Police name top 5 crash sites for 2014

Johnson City Police name top 5 crash sites for 2014

February 23rd, 2015 9:46 pm by Max Hrenda

Police said they hoped to encourage safer driving in Johnson City by pointing out which parts of the city are most prone to traffic accidents.

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