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Washington County Detention Center responds to high number of inmate deaths

Washington County Detention Center responds to high number of inmate deaths

December 7th, 2013 9:03 pm by Becky Campbell

Taking a look at the number of inmate deaths at the Washington County Detention Center during the last decade, it’s apparent 2013 has not been a typical year for the jail.

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First fruit planted for new ‘edible park’

First fruit planted for new ‘edible park’

December 7th, 2013 8:55 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

There’s a new “edible park” going in the ground at the corner of Buffalo and Maple streets.

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Johnson City woman accused of assaulting mother

Johnson City woman accused of assaulting mother

December 7th, 2013 7:22 pm by Staff Reports

A Johnson City woman was arrested Saturday after allegedly assaulting her mother.

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Update: Gray gunshot wound appears to be self-inflicted

Update: Gray gunshot wound appears to be self-inflicted

December 6th, 2013 11:04 pm by Staff Reports

Washington County Sheriff’s Department Capt. Shawn Judy said a shooting that took place Friday night near the Appalachian Fairgrounds in Gray appears to be self-inflicted.

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Power Board's contest focuses on reducing energy usage

Power Board's contest focuses on reducing energy usage

December 6th, 2013 9:17 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Participating in the Johnson City Power Board’s “Imagination Power” calendar art contest, those students, as well as other fourth- and fifth-graders in the Power Board’s service territory, drew artwork to show ways to save power, as well as power alternat

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City ponders land purchase at Winged Deer

City ponders land purchase at Winged Deer

December 6th, 2013 9:08 pm by Gary B. Gray

City commissioners are looking into the possible purchase of 30 acres of land near Winged Deer Park.

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Pearl Harbor and 9-11 — Similar reactions found after attacks

Pearl Harbor and 9-11 — Similar reactions found after attacks

December 6th, 2013 9:05 pm by Tony Casey

An adage says time heals all wounds, but the wounds of the attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, were reopened with the most recent large-scale attack on the United States on Sept. 11, 2001, which happened nearly 60 years later.

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Rocky Mount offers glimpse of a 1791 Christmas

Rocky Mount offers glimpse of a 1791 Christmas

December 6th, 2013 5:59 pm by Contributed to the Press

A longtime tradition of the holiday season in Northeast Tennessee, Rocky Mount offers a glimpse of Christmas in territorial Tennessee circa 1791, when the impending birth of the Christ-child was the focus of the celebration rather than the stimulus for a

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Newsong's Christmas tour to visit Freedom Hall

Newsong's Christmas tour to visit Freedom Hall

December 6th, 2013 5:56 pm by Contributed to the Press

Grammy-nominated NewSong will bring their “Very Merry Christmas Tour” to Freedom Hall Civic Center in Johnson City Sunday at 6 pm.

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Food For Fun!: 2nd Harvest benefit show

Food For Fun!: 2nd Harvest benefit show

December 6th, 2013 5:54 pm by Contributed to the Press

There are lots of causes worthy of our support, and feeding local people who experience food insecurity should certainly be at the top of anyone’s list.

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