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County 911 center outgrows century-old building

County 911 center outgrows century-old building

August 27th, 2013 9:09 pm by Becky Campbell

If the walls and halls of the Washington County 911 center could talk, they would have many a story to tell about the ongoings there the past 100 years or so.

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The Buzz: Local news worth talking about

The Buzz: Local news worth talking about

August 27th, 2013 8:44 pm by Staff Report

What's that sound? It's The Buzz, bringing you some of the hottest recent articles on JohnsonCityPress.com.

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Photo: Truck goes down mountain off Hwy. 19E

Photo: Truck goes down mountain off Hwy. 19E

August 27th, 2013 8:41 pm by John Thompson

Workers from T & E Wrecker Service climb the steep hill to U.S. Highway 19E after attaching the towing cable to a pickup truck on Tuesday evening.

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Kingsport police cleared of excessive force in June shooting, wounded man indicted

Kingsport police cleared of excessive force in June shooting, wounded man indicted

August 27th, 2013 7:15 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A grand jury decided Tuesday that the Kingsport Police Department did not use excessive force in a June shooting.

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Carnival worker charged with raping runaway 17-year-old girl at Appalachian Fairground

Carnival worker charged with raping runaway 17-year-old girl at Appalachian Fairground

August 27th, 2013 5:00 pm by Tony Casey

A carnival worker at the Appalachian Fair was arrested Monday on charges that he had sex with an underage girl on the fairground in Gray, helped her run away from home and supplied her with drugs.

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Fire destroys camper in Carter Co. as family escapes

Fire destroys camper in Carter Co. as family escapes

August 27th, 2013 1:18 pm by John Thompson

A North Carolina family and their dog escaped from a fire that destroyed their camper over the weekend in Butler.

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Jonesborough Repertory Theatre takes on "Shrek the Musical"

Jonesborough Repertory Theatre takes on "Shrek the Musical"

August 27th, 2013 12:40 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

From reconstructing parts of the theater to custom-made costumes and an ensemble tap number, the members of the Jonesborough Repertory Theatre are pulling out all the stops for their new show, “Shrek the Musical.”

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Man says he has bomb, robs University Center credit union, leaves package; area evacuated

Man says he has bomb, robs University Center credit union, leaves package; area evacuated

August 27th, 2013 12:04 pm by Knoxville News-Sentinel

The Knoxville Police Department bomb squad responded Tuesday to the University of Tennessee Carolyn P. Brown University Center after a man threatened he had a bomb and robbed a credit union inside the building.

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2nd challenger emerges for District Attorney General Clark

2nd challenger emerges for District Attorney General Clark

August 27th, 2013 11:29 am by Becky Campbell

Another attorney has stepped forward and confirmed he will challenge District Attorney General Tony Clark in the 2014 election.

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Green Party sues state  to end voter photo ID requirement

Green Party sues state to end voter photo ID requirement

August 27th, 2013 11:16 am by Gary B. Gray

The Green Party of Tennessee filed suit Monday against Secretary of State Tre Hargett and Coordinator of Elections Mark Goins for violating their rights under the First and Fourteenth Amendments for imposing a voter ID requirement.

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