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Skullduggery? Trustee's exit from race extends deadlines

Skullduggery? Trustee's exit from race extends deadlines

February 28th, 2014 9:53 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County Trustee Jack Daniels' withdrawal as a candidate in the May 6 Republican primary on Thursday put into effect a state law known as the Anti-Skullduggery Act of 1991, which extends both the qualifying and withdrawal deadlines.

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Local law enforcement officials backing Haslam methamphetamine bill

Local law enforcement officials backing Haslam methamphetamine bill

February 28th, 2014 9:40 pm by Becky Campbell

An amendment to Gov. Bill Haslam's proposed bill aimed at eliminating methamphetamine production in Tennessee will allow consumers to purchase a limited amount of pseudoephedrine, the primary ingredient for meth, before requiring a prescription.

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Alderman absent from Erwin town meetings

Alderman absent from Erwin town meetings

February 28th, 2014 9:26 pm by Brad Hicks

It has been more than seven months since one member of the Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen last attended a meeting of the town's legislative body, and his perpetual absence has prompted other town officials to look into how such absenteeism can be preve

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Sheriff: Jonesborough resident heard daughter's screams, found woman standing in doorway

Sheriff: Jonesborough resident heard daughter's screams, found woman standing in doorway

February 28th, 2014 4:39 pm by Staff Report

After a Jonesborough resident reported finding a woman standing in her daughter's doorway, a Johnson City woman was arrested on an aggravated burglary charge Friday.

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Car 'defaced' by lewd image in frost

Car 'defaced' by lewd image in frost

February 28th, 2014 2:58 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The blotter is derived from recent central dispatch records and incident reports of area police agencies.

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Extreme exercise could lead to a serious kidney condition

Extreme exercise could lead to a serious kidney condition

February 28th, 2014 2:32 pm by Shannon Cake/WPTV

Doctors inside local emergency rooms are sounding the alarm about a fitness craze that's landing otherwise healthy young people in the hospital.

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No takers on buying Love Chapel School building

No takers on buying Love Chapel School building

February 28th, 2014 2:28 pm by Brad Hicks

In August 2012, a large sinkhole was discovered on the school's grounds. This sinkhole quickly grew to measure around 25 feet in diameter and was more than 100 feet deep.

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Johnson City convenience store robbed at gunpoint; 4th in city this week

Johnson City convenience store robbed at gunpoint; 4th in city this week

February 28th, 2014 1:52 pm by Staff Report

The robbery was reported at the Roadrunner Market at the corner of Princeton Road and East Oakland Avenue about 4:45 a.m.

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The Drive-in's gone digital!

February 28th, 2014 12:09 pm by Tony Duncan

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Update: Knoxville man shot in downtown Johnson City

Update: Knoxville man shot in downtown Johnson City

February 28th, 2014 11:20 am by Becky Campbell

Johnson City police are investigating a shooting that happened Thursday night in a downtown breezeway.

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