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Off the Wall News: Big Brother living on Lookout Mountain?

Off the Wall News: Big Brother living on Lookout Mountain?

January 20th, 2014 10:03 am by Tim Omarzu, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Cameras on Lookout Mountain soon will record the license plate of every vehicle that ventures into the well-off residential enclave.

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Pie Wars 4 competition heats up downtown Johnson City

Pie Wars 4 competition heats up downtown Johnson City

January 19th, 2014 10:20 pm by Tony Casey

War is Hell. Unless that war is a contest between local pizzerias to see which has the tastiest pies, then that war is a lot like paradise.

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Local teachers explain MLK importance to students

Local teachers explain MLK importance to students

January 19th, 2014 8:47 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Kids across the country may see today as just another day out of school, but teachers in Johnson City Schools are doing their part to educate local youths on what Martin Luther King Jr. Day is really about and the man was who behind the famous “I Have a D

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Group hopes to name part of city street after MLK

Group hopes to name part of city street after MLK

January 19th, 2014 2:48 pm by Gary B. Gray

Martin Luther King Jr. Day will be observed in Johnson City on Monday without a street named after the legendary civil rights leader, as is the case in most sizeable communities.

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The Week in Review: Local Buzzworthy stories that made headlines

The Week in Review: Local Buzzworthy stories that made headlines

January 19th, 2014 2:34 pm by Staff Reports

A glance at the week's top local stories on JohnsonCityPress.com:

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UPDATE: Identifying victim in fire to require DNA, dental-record testing

UPDATE: Identifying victim in fire to require DNA, dental-record testing

January 18th, 2014 9:38 pm by Becky Campbell

Identifying the person who died in a house fire over the weekend will likely require DNA testing and dental-record checks due to the extent of damage to the victim, local authorities said Monday.

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Smokey Mountain Medical Marijuana Rights Rally to be held

Smokey Mountain Medical Marijuana Rights Rally to be held

January 18th, 2014 9:26 pm by Gary B. Gray

A Bluff City man has organized the Smokey Mountain Medical Marijuana Rights Rally in support of pending legislation in Nashville that would legalize prescribing cannabis to qualifying patients.

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Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes praises governor's methamphetamine bill

Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes praises governor's methamphetamine bill

January 18th, 2014 6:40 pm by John Thompson

Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes praised Gov. Bill Haslam’s methamphetamine bill that was filed in the General Assembly this week.

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Ambulance service looks to move offices to Unicoi County Sheriff Department's old space

Ambulance service looks to move offices to Unicoi County Sheriff Department's old space

January 18th, 2014 6:37 pm by Brad Hicks

In March, the Unicoi County Sheriff’s Department relocated its administrative offices from downtown Erwin to the Unicoi County Jail Annex on Jackson Love Highway.

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Longtime police employee running for Carter Circuit clerk

Longtime police employee running for Carter Circuit clerk

January 18th, 2014 6:32 pm by John Thompson

Longtime police investigator Frank Peters has announced he will be a candidate for Carter County Circuit Court clerk in the May 6 Republican Primary.

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