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Agreement reached on plea in federal sex solicitation case

Agreement reached on plea in federal sex solicitation case

January 8th, 2014 8:11 pm by Brad Hicks

A Johnson City man arrested last year and charged federally with attempting to solicit sex from a male juvenile has agreed to enter a plea agreement, according to a plea agreement document filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court.

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State Rep. Matthew Hill clarifies wine bill vote at JC town hall meeting

State Rep. Matthew Hill clarifies wine bill vote at JC town hall meeting

January 8th, 2014 8:09 pm by Gary B. Gray

State Rep. Matthew Hill, R-Jonesborough, was roughly halfway through an hourlong town hall meeting at Johnson City’s Memorial Park Community Center Wednesday when he leaned an elbow on the podium and spoke into the microphone: “Anyone want to talk about w

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Medical marijuana bill introduced in General Assembly

Medical marijuana bill introduced in General Assembly

January 8th, 2014 8:04 pm by Gary B. Gray

State Rep. Sherry Jones, D-Nashville, introduced legislation this week dubbed the Koozer-Kuhn Medical Cannabis Act, which would allow statewide legal protections for qualified patients authorized by their physicians to engage in cannabis therapy.

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Judge: Jury for Facebook Murder trial to come from Washington County

Judge: Jury for Facebook Murder trial to come from Washington County

January 8th, 2014 3:41 pm by John Thompson

Second round of trials rescheduled for August.

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‘Dine-Around’ to benefit trail project

‘Dine-Around’ to benefit trail project

January 8th, 2014 10:13 am by Jennifer Sprouse

Area restaurants hope to feed more people while raising money for the Tweetsie Trail.

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New dog in town

New dog in town

January 8th, 2014 9:18 am by Sue Guinn Legg

K9 Officer Loki joins the Jonesborough Police Department.

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12-year-old Liberty Bell student remembered as ‘old soul’

12-year-old Liberty Bell student remembered as ‘old soul’

January 7th, 2014 9:01 pm by Becky Campbell

The family of a 12-year-old Liberty Bell Middle School student will do today what no family can prepare for — memorialize their child’s life that ended too soon.

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Frigid temperatures produce supply problems for electric utilities

Frigid temperatures produce supply problems for electric utilities

January 7th, 2014 8:59 pm by Nathan Baker

With heat pumps and water heaters across the southeastern United States working overtime Tuesday morning to combat the frigid temperatures delivered by a weather phenomenon known as a polar vortex, skyrocketing demand led to supply problems for many elect

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Charter customers could lose WJHL Wednesday night

Charter customers could lose WJHL Wednesday night

January 7th, 2014 8:54 pm by Nathan Baker

Local Charter Communications customers watching as DISH network subscribers endure their second consecutive blackout of local broadcast stations could soon be lamenting the loss of one of their own channels.

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Nolichucky River Ice Floe

January 7th, 2014 4:43 pm by Lee Talbert

Nolichucky River Ice Floe

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