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Unicoi sheriff’s department’s step raise plan draws fire

Unicoi sheriff’s department’s step raise plan draws fire

July 24th, 2013 9:03 am by Brad Hicks

For the past few weeks, the Unicoi County Commission’s Finance Committee has been working with county officials to nail down the county’s overall budget for the 2013-14 fiscal year.

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Youths learn Native American culture, traditions at nature camp

Youths learn Native American culture, traditions at nature camp

July 23rd, 2013 9:51 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

While nature camps generally include hikes, plant identification and survival techniques, one themed nature camp by Johnson City Parks and Recreation this week has gone a bit off the trail, as campers explore Native American culture and traditions.

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Power Board weathers tough year

Power Board weathers tough year

July 23rd, 2013 9:49 pm by Nathan Baker

The mild weather gave the Johnson City Power Board’s bottom line a beating last year, but the utility’s chief financial officer said the company was able to ride out the difficulties to come in under budget.

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Elizabethton City Council OKs bonds for stadium, classes

Elizabethton City Council OKs bonds for stadium, classes

July 23rd, 2013 9:37 pm by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — The Elizabethton City Council took the first step Tuesday toward borrowing money to build a new football stadium at Elizabethton High School and new academic facilities at T.A. Dugger Junior High School.

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Appellate court deciding fate of former Kingsport priest convicted of molestation

Appellate court deciding fate of former Kingsport priest convicted of molestation

July 23rd, 2013 8:31 pm by Jamie Satterfield — Knoxville News Sentinel

The fate of a former Kingsport priest convicted in a decades-old molestation of an altar boy could rest on the shoulders of another Tennessee child rapist.

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Native American Camp Winged Deer Park

July 23rd, 2013 8:24 pm by Lee Talbert

Native American Camp Winged Deer Park

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Felon charged with possessing weapon

Felon charged with possessing weapon

July 23rd, 2013 4:34 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police arrested a man with a prior felony conviction after an officer observed ammunition in one of the seats in his car early Tuesday morning, according to police.

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KPD search for alleged car thief who led high speed chase

KPD search for alleged car thief who led high speed chase

July 23rd, 2013 2:02 pm by NICK SHEPHERD - NET News Service

Kingsport police are looking for a man who ditched one car after a high speed chase, then stole another car from the parking lot of a local business.

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The Buzz: Today's look at local news worth knowing

The Buzz: Today's look at local news worth knowing

July 23rd, 2013 8:58 am by Staff Reports

In case you missed these posts, here are five local items that will get you talking today from JohnsonCityPress.com:

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Judge says no ‘Justice for Vonda’ shirts in court

Judge says no ‘Justice for Vonda’ shirts in court

July 23rd, 2013 8:21 am by Becky Campbell

Friends and relatives of a woman killed and dumped off a bridge into Watauga Lake last year can’t wear their “Justice for Vonda” shirts and buttons at court hearings for the man charged.

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