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12-year-old Liberty Bell student remembered as ‘old soul’

12-year-old Liberty Bell student remembered as ‘old soul’

January 7th, 2014 9:01 pm by Becky Campbell

The family of a 12-year-old Liberty Bell Middle School student will do today what no family can prepare for — memorialize their child’s life that ended too soon.

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Frigid temperatures produce supply problems for electric utilities

Frigid temperatures produce supply problems for electric utilities

January 7th, 2014 8:59 pm by Nathan Baker

With heat pumps and water heaters across the southeastern United States working overtime Tuesday morning to combat the frigid temperatures delivered by a weather phenomenon known as a polar vortex, skyrocketing demand led to supply problems for many elect

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Charter customers could lose WJHL Wednesday night

Charter customers could lose WJHL Wednesday night

January 7th, 2014 8:54 pm by Nathan Baker

Local Charter Communications customers watching as DISH network subscribers endure their second consecutive blackout of local broadcast stations could soon be lamenting the loss of one of their own channels.

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Nolichucky River Ice Floe

January 7th, 2014 4:43 pm by Lee Talbert

Nolichucky River Ice Floe

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Cold weather closes many area schools for second day

Cold weather closes many area schools for second day

January 7th, 2014 3:38 pm by Staff Report

After closing Tuesday under the threat of near-zero degree temperatures, most area schools opted to close again on Wednesday, Jan. 8.

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Reward being offered for capture of Hampton Pharmacy robber

Reward being offered for capture of Hampton Pharmacy robber

January 7th, 2014 1:04 pm by Staff Report

On Dec. 16, 2013, a man came in through the front door of the pharmacy, displayed a semi-automatic handgun and demanded a controlled substance. He fled out the front door after being handed the drugs.

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Fire damages mobile home in Jonesborough

Fire damages mobile home in Jonesborough

January 7th, 2014 12:17 pm by Staff Reports

A mobile home caught fire in Jonesborough late Tuesday morning in a blaze that was believed to have been started by a woodstove, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.

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Mize to consolidate to Gray

Mize to consolidate to Gray

January 7th, 2014 10:50 am by Nathan Baker

In a statement emailed Monday on behalf of the Mize family, Helen Wagner, president of Mize Farm & Garden Supply Inc., announced the Johnson City retail store would soon be consolidated into the location in Gray.

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UPDATE: JCPB, TVA lift conservation requests

UPDATE: JCPB, TVA lift conservation requests

January 7th, 2014 8:45 am by Staff Report

Residential power customers can now resume normal usage, electric utility says.

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ETSU parking garage near completion, weather could delay mid-January finish date

ETSU parking garage near completion, weather could delay mid-January finish date

January 6th, 2014 8:22 pm by Nathan Baker

Contractors and college officials are still hoping to have the $26 million parking garage at the edge of East Tennessee State University’s campus finished before students return for the spring semester, but colder weather may complicate matters.

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