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Unicoi commission hears options on financial systems

Unicoi commission hears options on financial systems

December 31st, 2013 10:32 am by Brad Hicks

The Unicoi County Commission did not hold a regular meeting in December, but members of the commission did gather for a Monday work session to get information on a pair of options to centralize the county’s finances.

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‘Old Christmas’ set to start Saturday at Sycamore Shoals

‘Old Christmas’ set to start Saturday at Sycamore Shoals

December 31st, 2013 10:30 am by John Thompson

It may be New Year’s in the rest of the Tri-Cities, but Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area has always been a refuge for the past. So it’s not surprising that this weekend, the park is celebrating “Old Christmas” at Fort Watauga.

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Crowe announces run for seventh term; no opposition yet

Crowe announces run for seventh term; no opposition yet

December 31st, 2013 10:23 am by Gary B. Gray

State Sen. Rusty Crowe, R-Johnson City, announced Monday he will run for a seventh term in November in an effort to represent the 3rd Senate District, now made up of Carter, Unicoi and Washington counties.

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Woman faces 28 counts of animal cruelty

Woman faces 28 counts of animal cruelty

December 31st, 2013 9:48 am by Rain Smith- NET News Service

A Bluff City woman has been arrested after police say they found dozens of dogs and cats in "unsuitable living conditions."

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Significant area-wide projects near fruition

Significant area-wide projects near fruition

December 31st, 2013 9:16 am by Gary B. Gray

Residents in area counties and cities will see some major projects finished in 2014, beginning withtwo improvement districts and the completion of two phases of walking and bicycle trails top the list of projects in Elizabethton.

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Excitement and caution surround Johnson City on New Years Eve

Excitement and caution surround Johnson City on New Years Eve

December 30th, 2013 9:39 pm by Tony Casey

A safe mixture of caution and excitement surround New Year’s Eve each year, and this year’s transition into the next is no different.

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Local organ donor to be honored at Rose Parade

Local organ donor to be honored at Rose Parade

December 30th, 2013 9:24 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Each New Year’s Day, Donate Life America honors organ donors across the country with a Rose Parade float that bears the floral portraits of donors who have died, transplant recipients who ride along beneath their portraits and living donors and family mem

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Physicians prepare for swine flu

Physicians prepare for swine flu

December 30th, 2013 9:21 pm by Nathan Baker

Local health officials haven’t yet seen a surge in the number of influenza infections, but said they’re preparing for the worst as the flu season intensifies.

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Kingsport man accused of savagely beating his grandmother

Kingsport man accused of savagely beating his grandmother

December 30th, 2013 7:06 pm by Jeff Bobo — NET News Service

A Kingsport man who allegedly punched his grandmother in the head about 30 times during a savage beating Friday evening remained held in the Hawkins County Jail Monday on $100,000 bond.

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Church Hill woman killed in crash

December 30th, 2013 4:40 pm by by WES BUNCH, NET News Service

HILTONS -- A Tennessee woman was killed late Sunday night in a two-vehicle crash that occurred in Scott County.

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