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Jonesborough OKs economic council pact, addresses audit findings

Jonesborough OKs economic council pact, addresses audit findings

January 14th, 2014 10:46 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Town gets clean audit but must address two "significant" deficiences.

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Unicoi County Sheriff's Department participating in TDOT's Yellow DOT Program

Unicoi County Sheriff's Department participating in TDOT's Yellow DOT Program

January 13th, 2014 9:40 pm by Brad Hicks

Every second matters in emergency situations, and the Unicoi County Sheriff’s Department is now taking part in a program designed to provide emergency responders with vital information as quickly as possible.

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‘Dine Around’ continues Tweetsie Trail excitement

‘Dine Around’ continues Tweetsie Trail excitement

January 13th, 2014 9:31 pm by Tony Casey

At Monday afternoon’s announcement of Tweetsie Trail fundraiser “Dine Around,” trail Task Force Chairman Dr. Dan Schumaier gave all involved parties a chance to talk about the trail. One word kept resurfacing: excitement.

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Local lawmakers discuss priorities as Legislature returns

Local lawmakers discuss priorities as Legislature returns

January 13th, 2014 9:20 pm by Gary B. Gray

State Sen. Rusty Crowe, R-Johnson City, was about an hour away from the State Capitol on Monday afternoon when the Press caught him on the way to the start of the 108th General Assembly.

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Nearby residents unhappy with evolution of Evolve plan

Nearby residents unhappy with evolution of Evolve plan

January 13th, 2014 9:16 pm by Nathan Baker

A proposed apartment complex on the site of a defunct flour mill will offer options for student renters, a revelation that some nearby residents weren’t exactly happy to hear.

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JCPD charge city man with stealing car

JCPD charge city man with stealing car

January 13th, 2014 6:24 pm by Staff Reports

Police said they’ve charged a local man with stealing a car.

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Carter Co. man accused of killing neighbor's dog

Carter Co. man accused of killing neighbor's dog

January 13th, 2014 4:32 pm by John Thompson

Steven Eugene Melton was charged with intentional killing of a domestic animal and reckless endangerment.

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Wardrobe malfunction: Stoney Creek man shoots himself in chin while taking off pants

Wardrobe malfunction: Stoney Creek man shoots himself in chin while taking off pants

January 13th, 2014 4:23 pm by John Thompson

William Rood had a .25 caliber Baretta pistol his pants. He took the pants off and placed them on his dresser. The Baretta fired.

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Red Cross needs help with specific blood types

Red Cross needs help with specific blood types

January 12th, 2014 9:17 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

If you have a blood type of either O positive, O negative, A negative or B negative, the American Red Cross may need your help.

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Grant helps Johnson City schools meet mental health needs

Grant helps Johnson City schools meet mental health needs

January 12th, 2014 9:13 pm by Gary B. Gray

Mountain View Elementary School is benefiting from a federal grant aimed at bolstering a partnership between teachers, parents and specialists who identify and tend to potential problems before families are disrupted and educational opportunities are lost

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