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House, cars destroyed in Limestone fire

House, cars destroyed in Limestone fire

October 10th, 2013 2:12 pm by Becky Campbell

It happened around 4:30 a.m. at 1333 Barkley Road.

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AP: Boehner to ask House GOP for short-term debt ceiling increase if Obama agrees to talk about lifting shutdown

AP: Boehner to ask House GOP for short-term debt ceiling increase if Obama agrees to talk about lifting shutdown

October 10th, 2013 9:43 am by Associated Press

Boehner said the measure would advance if President Barack Obama agrees to negotiate over reopening the government and to "start to deal with America's pressing problems."

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‘I did it’ phone call to accused's wife part of testimony in Facebook murder trial

‘I did it’ phone call to accused's wife part of testimony in Facebook murder trial

October 10th, 2013 7:05 am by John Thompson

On the third day of the double first-degree murder trial of Marvin Enoch “Buddy” Potter Jr., the jurors heard a taped telephone conversation Potter made to his wife, Barbara, after he had been interrogated for 3 1/2 hours in which he told her “I did it.”

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Man accused of vehicular homicide seeks blood test’s omission

Man accused of vehicular homicide seeks blood test’s omission

October 9th, 2013 9:22 pm by Becky Campbell

A Telford man accused of vehicular homicide by intoxication wants his blood test omitted from the case, and attorneys argued the motion in Washington County Criminal Court Wednesday.

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Bus crash case delayed again, Gray scheduled back in court in December

Bus crash case delayed again, Gray scheduled back in court in December

October 9th, 2013 9:20 pm by Becky Campbell

The former Washington County school bus driver charged with injuring 39 student riders when she crashed on a county road last year was slated to plead guilty Wednesday, but the case hit another delay.

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Man charged after allegedly threatening Unicoi County deputy

Man charged after allegedly threatening Unicoi County deputy

October 9th, 2013 9:19 pm by Brad Hicks

An incident in the parking lot of the Unicoi County Courthouse led to the Wednesday afternoon arrest of a Johnson City man, according to Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley.

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ETSU football stadium down to two locations

ETSU football stadium down to two locations

October 9th, 2013 3:30 pm by Nathan Baker

The future site of a new $15 million football stadium is now down to two locations on the East Tennessee State University campus, a university official said Wednesday.

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New recovery program targets drug addiction in Unicoi County

New recovery program targets drug addiction in Unicoi County

October 9th, 2013 11:09 am by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County resident Rossanna Aldrich said she had the vision to start what would become Recover Appalachia around three years ago, but she was not ready to act on the idea at that time.

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Bristol woman faces child sex charges related to job at local children's center

Bristol woman faces child sex charges related to job at local children's center

October 9th, 2013 9:39 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Sheriff's Department spokeswoman confirmed the accused was employed by a local children's center at the time of the alleged incidents but declined to identify the facility.

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Chamber leader says sale closer on Model Mills property

Chamber leader says sale closer on Model Mills property

October 9th, 2013 9:04 am by Nathan Baker

Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Gary Mabrey said a deal to sell the Model Mills property is the closest it’s ever been since the Chamber Foundation purchased it more than five years ago.

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