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Safety analysis results show JCFD in dire financial straits

Safety analysis results show JCFD in dire financial straits

May 12th, 2014 11:13 pm by Becky Campbell

The Johnson City Fire Department budget is at such a critical point that there soon may be a tough decision for city leaders - increase funding or reduce services to city residents, according to the firefighter at the helm.

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Curtains up: Jonesborough buys Jackson Theatre

Curtains up: Jonesborough buys Jackson Theatre

May 12th, 2014 11:07 pm by Max Hrenda

Though no action was required from the Jonesborough Board of Mayor and Aldermen, they were nevertheless present when the public learned one of the town's longer-running projects had reached fruition.

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TDOT: Rolling roadblocks to return to I-26 Tuesday

TDOT: Rolling roadblocks to return to I-26 Tuesday

May 12th, 2014 4:49 pm by Staff Report

Commuters and motorists who have enjoyed a respite from delays and rolling roadblocks on Interstate 26 may be in for some disappointment.

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Police want help to ID man from 4 Johnson City burglaries

Police want help to ID man from 4 Johnson City burglaries

May 12th, 2014 2:26 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police released surveillance images in hopes of garnering the public's help in identifying a man who burglarized a church and three businesses earlier this month.

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Planned shopping complex at I-26/I-81 junction renamed Tri-Cities Crossing

Planned shopping complex at I-26/I-81 junction renamed Tri-Cities Crossing

May 12th, 2014 1:58 pm by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

In March 2013, Taylor announced plans for Heritage Point Towne Center, a prospective shopping complex with one million square feet of retail, entertainment and dining facilities at the Interstate 81/26 interchange.

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Woman charged in East Tennessee child's pain patch death

Woman charged in East Tennessee child's pain patch death

May 12th, 2014 10:10 am by Associated Press

Jaquelne Escareno was booked on Saturday in the death of Demarcus Bryant, who died of an overdose of fentanyl.

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Analysis: JCPD 'outstanding department' in 'appalling' space

Analysis: JCPD 'outstanding department' in 'appalling' space

May 11th, 2014 9:36 pm by Becky Campbell

An independent analysis said operations within the Johnson City Police Department are solid, calling it "an outstanding department." But all that good work is planned and executed from a facility with "appalling" space for administration, equipment and ev

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Love Chapel staff, students deal with that sinkhole feeling

Love Chapel staff, students deal with that sinkhole feeling

May 11th, 2014 9:19 pm by Brad Hicks

The staff and more than 230 students at Love Chapel Elementary School in Erwin have become quite adept at adapting to change over the past couple of years.

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UCHS students gear up to go global in GIS program

UCHS students gear up to go global in GIS program

May 11th, 2014 9:14 pm by Brad Hicks

Over the past few years, Dara Carney-Nedelman, Dylan Roberts and Eilsabeth Moughon have worked to develop maps for some of Unicoi County's more popular destinations, and their proficiency with these projects has helped earn each an opportunity to put thes

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