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Dollywood's newest roller coaster to be featured on 'American Pickers'

Dollywood's newest roller coaster to be featured on 'American Pickers'

May 6th, 2014 11:36 am by Contributed to the Press

American Pickers' Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz set out on a journey to find fun and rare items to include in the unique theming of FireChaser Express. Results of their hard work can be seen during the Dollywood episode premiere on Wednesday, May 7, at 9 p.m

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Police: Man was intoxicated when he burned infant's face with cigarette

Police: Man was intoxicated when he burned infant's face with cigarette

May 6th, 2014 10:32 am by Staff Report

Johnson City police reportedly responded to a home on an unrelated domestic call when they noticed the burn on the 9-month-old child's face.

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UPDATE: Escaped Greene County inmate captured

UPDATE: Escaped Greene County inmate captured

May 6th, 2014 10:18 am by Staff Report

Shelton, who escaped from the Greene County Workhouse on May 3, was taken into custody Tuesday morning in Pigeon Forge.

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Potential expansion of animal shelter could allow for longer stays for unwanted animals

Potential expansion of animal shelter could allow for longer stays for unwanted animals

May 6th, 2014 9:04 am by Max Hrenda

An anonymous donor has offered $250,000 toward the project provided the new Washington County/Johnson City Animal Shelter house animals longer, have a private area for potential owners to meet animals. The board must also seek matching donations from the

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Ramsey backs effort to oust 3 Supreme Court justices

Ramsey backs effort to oust 3 Supreme Court justices

May 5th, 2014 10:16 pm by Chas Sisk, The Tennessean

Conservative activists are laying the groundwork to campaign against three Supreme Court justices up for re-election this summer, but the judges' supporters are preparing to fight back.

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Logo-motive: SHHS logo to be removed after trademark violation

Logo-motive: SHHS logo to be removed after trademark violation

May 5th, 2014 10:07 pm by Nathan Baker

A costly trademark challenge will bring a new logo this year to the midfield of Science Hill High School's Kermit Tipton Stadium.

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Employee search tops Tupelo Honey-do list

Employee search tops Tupelo Honey-do list

May 5th, 2014 10:01 pm by Nathan Baker

Work continues at a historic Johnson City railroad depot this week as the incoming tenant holds a job fair to find employees to work there.

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Assistant fire chief's position ladder no easy climb

Assistant fire chief's position ladder no easy climb

May 5th, 2014 9:46 pm by Becky Campbell

When the assistant fire chief for operations position became available last year following a retirement, Johnson City Fire Chief Mark Scott was confident it would be filled within just a few months.

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ETSU hires alumnus to strike up band

ETSU hires alumnus to strike up band

May 5th, 2014 9:36 pm by Nathan Baker

In the fall of next year, the mighty Buccaneers will march to the beat of a new drummer - several of them, in fact.

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I-26 commuters receive roadblock reprieve

I-26 commuters receive roadblock reprieve

May 5th, 2014 9:27 pm by Max Hrenda

Interstate 26 commuters can breathe a temporary sigh of relief; the recent rash of delays and traffic jams is at an end ... for now.

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